Dear Colleagues,   


On behalf of the Chinese Organizing Committee, it is my great pleasure to invite you to the first International Symposium on Donkey Science (ISDS2017), held from 15th to 17th August 2017 in Dong'e County, Shandong Province, China. This conference is hosted by China Animal Agricultural Association, China Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and People's Government of Dong'e County; while organized by National Engineering Research Center for Gelatin-based Traditional Chinese Medicine and Dong E E Jiao Co., Ltd.  


The conference aims to provide a comfortable and thoughtful academic exchange platform for experts, entrepreneurs and friends who are interested in the development of the donkey industry, so that we can gather together to discuss the current research hot issues on donkey, and promote the global scientific progress of donkey industry.


The main contents of this meeting include the latest research and development of donkey research, management experience and problems, including the reproduction and genetic breeding technology, nutrition needs and feeding technology, disease prevention and control, product development and animal welfare, etc. Meanwhile, we will make our best efforts to set up a stage for deeper communications including an exhibition of academic achievements and novel technologies.


Dog'e County is located in the west of Shandong Province, west of Mount Tai, north of the Yellow River, attached to Liaocheng City. It is famous for the hometown of Chinese Colla Corii Asini and Acrobatic Art, the National Ecological Demonstration Area, the National Verdurization Model County, China’s Best Health Leisure Travel County. By then the industry elite will gather here, enjoy the wonderful academic exchange and experience the unique charm of Dong'e County.


We look forward to your arrival, ISDS2017 will show you a wonderful scientific exchange event!






             Changxin Wu

         President of ISDS2017