7th International Conference on the Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group Level

WAFL is an international scientific conference on the assessment of animal welfare at farm and group level. It is organised once every three years, and following the successful meeting in Clermont-Ferrand in 2014, it will next be held on 5-8 September 2017 in Wageningen, The Netherlands.


The abstract submission system is now open


You can submit abstracts for theatre presentations and posters during the scientific part of the conference, and pitches during the Innovation Day.  Please visit our website for details about the programme and instructions regarding abstract submission and registration.


Important dates

Deadline abstracts submission

3 February 2017

Acceptance notification

1 May 2017

Deadline early bird registration

1 June 2017

WAFL2017 Conference

5-8 September 2017

Wageningen Centre for Animal Welfare and Adaptation
6700 AH Wageningen
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 to Friday, September 8, 2017