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46th Annual Conference

     will be held March 1 - 4, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, UAE

ATA leaders and Planning Committee welcome you to join the 46th Annual Conference in Abu Dhabi.  Colleagues will be presenting their expertise in the various areas of live animal transportation and conference attendees will have the opportunity to take advantage of education based on the latest cutting edge academic research, years of experience, and current issues facing the animal transport industry.

In addition to our industry-leading educational sessions, attendees had a wide variety of networking opportunities to exchange ideas, continue conversations around sessions, and connect with new and old faces alike.  

Planning Committee is looking for dynamic industry-related speaker or topic you would like to see in Abu Dhabi.  Submit consideration to  

PAST PRESENTERS have been from such organizations and agencies:

  • IATA
  • Animal Agriculture Alliance
  • JetPets
  • Prague Zoo
  • Pfizer
  • Heering
  • US CDC
  • United Airliens
  • Air Canada
  • EU Commission
  • The Jackson Laboratory 
  • … and many more


Each year ATA is proud to recognize outstanding contributions and leadership in the animal transportation industry.  Award categories vary on industry contribution and the full award description list is below.  

If you would like to nominate someone who exemplifies excellence in animal transportation in one of the areas, please complete the submission form.  

Award description

Submission form

Submission deadline:  January 3, 2020

    THANK YOU to our 2019 Conference Sponsors

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