TIME: TOPIC / SPEAKER:
08:30Registration and Refreshments
09:00 – 09:10Opening
- Mr De Wet Boshoff, AFMA Executive Director
SESSION 1: MYCOTOXIN RISK MANAGEMENT
- Moderator: Dr Franscois Crots, Technical & Sales Director Monogastric Nutrition, AFGRI Animal Feeds
09:10 – 09:40Dr Dieter MollThe strengths and weaknesses of mitigation technologies for different mycotoxins
- Dr Dieter Moll, Project & Research Team Leader, Biomin, Austria
09:40 – 10:10Dr Alexandros YiannikourisKey control points in practical mycotoxin management
- Dr Alexandros Yiannikouris, Research Group Director – Chemistry and Toxicology Division, Alltech, USA
10:10 – 10:40DDr Graziano MantovaniA case study – using a holistic approach to overcome the risk of mycotoxins
- Dr Graziano Mantovani, Strategic Marketing & Technology Lead Swine Europe, Cargill Animal Nutrition, Italy
10:40 – 10:50Questions & Discussions
10:50 – 11:20Refreshments
SESSION 2: FEED ADDITIVES IN PRACTISE
- Moderator: Mr Frans Hagg, Technical Sales Manager, Allied Nutrition
11:20 – 11:50Dr Pieter HenningJudging the data – the good, the bad and the ugly
- Dr Pieter Henning, Divisional Technical Manager: Ruminants, Meadow Feeds, South Africa
11:50 – 12:20Dr Charles StarkFeed processing versus feed additives
- Dr Charles Stark, Jim and Carol Brown Associate Professor in Feed Technology, Kansas State University, USA
12:20 – 12:30Questions & Discussions
12:30 – 13:10Presentation of AFMA Awards:
• Koos van der Merwe – Student of the Year Award
• Student Nutrition Poster Award
• Intervarsity Writer’s Cup Award
• Prof Rob Gous Scholarship
• AFMA Symposium Diamond Sponsor Opportunity
13:10 – 14:15Lunch
SESSION 3: FEED ADDITIVE SCIENCE
- Moderator: Ms Chantelle Fryer, Technical Service Manager, Evonik Nutrition & Care
14:15 – 14:45Dr Philip LabuschagneImproved feed-additive health benefits through novel encapsulation technologies
- Dr Philip Labuschagne, Principle Researcher, Polymers & Composites Group, CSIR, South Africa
14:45 – 15:15Phokela SegobolaEnzymes as a resource for sustainable animal production
- Mr Phokela Segobola, Business Development Manager, Sub-Saharan Africa, DSM Nutritional Products, South Africa
15:15 – 15:25Questions & Discussions
15:25 – 15:40Refreshments
SESSION 4: FEED ADDITIVE SCIENCE (continues)
- Moderator: Ms Jackie Tucker, Ruminant Team Lead, Chemuniqué
15:40 – 16:10Dr Ahmed KhaterGut health management: Understanding the microbiome and improving gut efficiency
- Dr Ahmed Khater, Technical Manager Gut Health Solutions MEA, Evonik Nutrition & Care, Egypt
16:10 – 16:40Tim HorneUsing alternative routes of uptake for Zinc delivery and consequential inflammatory reduction
- Mr Tim Horne, Area Manager – Europe and South Africa, Zinpro Corporation, UK
16:40 – 16:50Questions & Discussions
16:50 – 17:00Closing Remarks
- Mr Wouter De Wet, AFMA Chairperson
17:00 – onwardsAFMA Meet & Greet function