2013 CSAS-CMSA Joint Annual Meeting

June 18-20, 2013

Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel and Conference Centre

Official Meeting Announcement

Thank you to our 2013 Meeting Sponsors


Online Registration will close June 6.  After this date you may register onsite in Banff.

Online Registration

Don't forget to register for the Banquet Dinner when you complete your registration.  Also this year the Annual General Meeting and Lunch is included in all full meeting registrations.

Visit www.CSAS.net or http://www.cmsa-ascv.ca to join as members to receive the discounted registration rate.


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Organizing Committee

Canadian Society of Animal Science
Trevor Alexander (Chair)
John Baah
Karen Beauchemin
Luigi Faucitano
Karen Koenig
Tim McAllister
Karen Schwartzkopf-Genswein
Kim Stanford
Yuxi Wang
WenZhu Yang
Carolyn Fitzsimmons

Canadian Meat Science Association
Brian Sullivan (Chair)
Reynold Bergen
Claude Gariepy
Sandra Gruber
Mauricio Arcila


Conference Venue
Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel and Conference Centre

222 Lynx Street, P.O. Box 2200
Banff, Alberta, Canada T1L 1K5


Special rates have been secured for the conference. To book your rooms at Banff Park Lodge, visit www.banffparklodge.com. Use ID#17893 and password #37006505 on the reservation page for conference rates (starting at $159 plus taxes per night). If nights will be booked outside of conference dates, phone 800-661-9266 to make reservations.

Additional Hotels

Conference rates have also been secured at the Bow View Lodge ($129 plus taxes per night) and Homestead Inn ($109 plus taxes per night).  These hotels are within walking distance to the main conference centre. To make reservations, phone 800-661-9266 and ask for the CSAS-CMSA conference rates.


Shuttle transport between Calgary Airport and the hotels can be made through Banff Airporter. CSAS-CMSA delegates receive a 15% discount on the Banff Airporter for shuttle requirements between the Calgary Airport and the Banff Park Lodge. Click www.banffairporter.com/book and type Science in the Apply Promotional Code section on the final payment page to receive your discount. This brings the price to $50.74 One Way and $101.47 Return.