Tuesday, 9th March 2021 to Thursday, 25th March 2021



As our conference this year is virtual we are offering attendance to all sessions free of charge to IAT Members.

Non-members will pay a small charge to attend the sessions

Access all sessions in the afternoons from 9th March to 25th March and join our trade partners in the mornings in their interactive sessions to learn more about their products and services.

Click below for delegate rates and to register.

Our Trade Partners

The Congress 2021 Virtual Exhibition will be opening at the start of the event for all delegates to visit.

You will be able to interact with our Trade Partners in "drop-in" virtual sessions throughout the event.

Two "Flash Trade" sessions will be held on 10th and 11th March. Join to find out more about their company or range of products.

Take part in the Trade Partner Treasure Hunt quiz to win big prizes.

Click below to visit the Virtual Exhibition

Scientific Programme

Our programme this year is virtual with a varied selection of presentations, posters and workshops.

Visit the Programme page for the full agenda with details of each session and speakers.

Click below to view our programme.

Congress 2021 Handbook

Download the IAT Congress Handbook for full details of all sessions and details of this years Virtual event

Our Featured Speakers

We are delighted to welcome our Keynote Lecture speaker, Wendy Jarrett, Chief Executive of Understanding Animal Research and our Kevin Dolan Memorial Lecture speaker, Gerry Creigton, Consultant at Global Elephant Care.

We also have two excellent Andrew Blake Tribute Award speakers presenting the winning papers from 2020 and 2021.

In addition, we have a number of interactive workshops with presenters from UAR, NC3Rs, Animal Research Nexus, The Home Office, RSPCA and Animal Technologists.