The Australian Equine Industry

Jaymie Loy, Heather Ip, Renee Thompson

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

Original languageEnglish
Pages59
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 22 Nov 2017
Event13th International Conference of the International Society for Equitation Science : ISES 2017 Down Under - Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, Australia
Duration: 23 Nov 201725 Nov 2017
Conference number: 13
https://equitationscience.com/previous-conferences/2017-13th-international-conference (Conference website, link to proceedings)

Conference

Conference13th International Conference of the International Society for Equitation Science
Abbreviated titleEquitation Science in Practice: Collaboration, Communication and Change
CountryAustralia
CityWagga Wagga
Period23/11/1725/11/17
OtherThe 13th international conference of the International Society for Equitation Science took place on 23rd-25th November 2017 at Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia. This was the third time that the conference was in Australia (following Clonbinane, Victoria in 2005 and Sydney in 2009). Charles Sturt University is one of the few providers of degree level Equine Science education in Australia with ample equestrian facilities to host an international conference of this calibre, with the support of a wide range of sponsors.

The conference theme ‘Equitation Science in Practice: Collaboration, Communication and Change’ attracted over 150 delegates from 17 different countries and all Australian states. The theme was supported by an academic programme of 29 oral presentations and 28 posters. Delegates learnt about the role of the horse in education including breeding work, foal handling and contribution to the veterinary industry and survival of other horses. Each of the 3Cs (Collaboration, Communication and Change) were thoroughly addressed and the two workshops - Standing on the Shoulders of Giants (designed to develop an appreciation of the pillars of Equitation Science in order to identify future directions with valuable input from ISES Honorary Fellows all of whom have been globally recognised for their contribution to Animal Welfare) and Human Behaviour Change (designed to identify key areas where change in human practice is needed to improve horse welfare) were enjoyed by Practitioners and Academics, Students and Honorary Fellows alike.

The conference was fully and actively supported by senior Charles Sturt University staff (Prof Glenn Edwards, Head of School of Animal and Veterinary Science, Prof Tim Wess, Executive Dean of Science and Prof Andrew Vann, Vice Chancellor).
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Loy, J., Ip, H., & Thompson, R. (2017). The Australian Equine Industry. 59. Abstract from 13th International Conference of the International Society for Equitation Science , Wagga Wagga, Australia.
Loy, Jaymie ; Ip, Heather ; Thompson, Renee. / The Australian Equine Industry. Abstract from 13th International Conference of the International Society for Equitation Science , Wagga Wagga, Australia.1 p.
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Loy, J, Ip, H & Thompson, R 2017, 'The Australian Equine Industry' 13th International Conference of the International Society for Equitation Science , Wagga Wagga, Australia, 23/11/17 - 25/11/17, pp. 59.

The Australian Equine Industry. / Loy, Jaymie; Ip, Heather; Thompson, Renee.

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Loy J, Ip H, Thompson R. The Australian Equine Industry. 2017. Abstract from 13th International Conference of the International Society for Equitation Science , Wagga Wagga, Australia.