Informations in English

Dear Distinguished Colleague and Friend,

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we would like to invite you to participate in the upcoming 5th edition of the International Symposium MECHANISMS OF ANIMAL BEHAVIOR to be held on 26th of May 2017 in Wrocław, Poland.

The Symposium is organized by the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wroclaw, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology (Polish Academy of Sciences), Polish Ethological Society, Lower Silesian Chamber of Veterinary Surgeons and COAPE Polska under the auspices of Polish Ethological Society

The 5th edition of the Symposium will take place in the main auditory hall of our University (John Paul II Aula, Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Congress Hall, Pl. Grunwaldzki 24a.

Programme

 

Mechanisms of Animal Behavior V
Wrocław, 26.05.2017


John Paul II Aula, Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Congress Hall, Pl. Grunwaldzki 24a
7.30-9.00 Registration of participants
9.00-9.05 Opening Symposium
9.00–11.40 Session I
Moderation:
Michał Dzięcioł, Andrzej Kłosiński
9.00-9.40 Main achievements of the classical Polish research on dog behaviour and its causal factors
Ewa J. Godzińska
9.45-10.45 Dominance or leadership? An ethological approach to hierarchy in wolves and dogs
Marta Gácsi
10.55-11.35 The oxytocin system as a modulator of human-directed social behaviour in dogs
Anna Kis
11.40-12.00 Coffee Break
12.00–14.00 Session II
Moderation:
Ewa J. Godzińska, Wojciech Niżański
12.00-12.40 Motor patterns and emotions – evolutionary background of problem behaviour in companion animals. Case study
Andrzej Kłosiński
12.45-14.00 Short oral communications session – 10 minute speeches with 2 mins for discussion

The Mutual Relationship System by Dagmara Olejarz (JAP)
Ai Tsuyukusa

Assessment of human-horse relation in mares and stallions of Konik polski breed (PL)
Agnieszka Kozak

The vomeronasalitis in domestic animals: when animal pathology meets behavioral medicine (FR)
Pietro Asproni

Effect of type of food on the estimation of quantities. the example of the behavior vervets /Cercopithecus diana/ (PL)
Julia Sikorska

Consistent individual differences in standard exploration tasks in the black rat /Rattus rattus/ (CZ)
Barbora Žampachová

Studying the outdoor activity of domestic cats using animal-borne cameras – preliminary results (PL)
Edyta Piontek
14.00-15.00 Break
15.00–17.45 Session III
Moderation:
Tadeusz Stefaniak
15.00-16.00 Attachment/dependence in dogs: the key to explain why dogs are unique
Marta Gácsi
16.10-17.00 Short oral communications session – 10 minute speeches with 2 mins for discussion

Cognitive bias test as a novelty method for accessing animals emotional states (PL)
Krzysztof Wojtas

Selected aspects of the beef cattle behavior (PL)
Błażej Nowak

Behavioural repertoire of maned wolf /Chrysocyon brachyurus/ kept in the zoological garden (PL)
Marta Jurczyk

Characteristics of alpaca /Vicugna pacos/ behaviour (PL)
Joanna Kapustka
17.10-17.50 Measuring individual characteristics – personality – in dogs
Borbála Turcsán
18.00 Closing ceremony

Invited Speakers

 

Registration

 

Please, use the form in REJESTRACJA tab to submit your registration.

Early registration (50 EUR) is open to 04.05.2017, regular registration after 04.05.2017 (70 EUR).

WARNING!
Registration via form and bank transfer payment is necessary for congress participation. If you registered after 04.05.2017, please take bank transfer confirmation with you.

Congress members have to make hotel reservations on their own! Feel free to check out our list of recommended hotels, hostels and apartments (see ACCOMMODATION section below).

Payment

 

Payments can be made to the account:

Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy we Wrocławiu,
pl. Grunwaldzki 49, 50-366 Wrocław,
PKO BP SA Wrocław 62 1020 5242 0000 2102 0029 2045
In the transfer, please indicate the name and the surname of the participant, the conference title (Mechanizmy zachowan zwierzat) and the number of subaccount: D120/0006/17

Poster Session/Short Reports

 

We are glad to invite you to participate in two sessions during our Congress – Poster Session and Short Reports Session .In your application, please inform us in which session you prefer to participate. All submitted summaries will be evaaluated  by the Scientific Committee. At the end of the Congress the best posters and reports will be awarded.

Please, send your summaries in English to: michaldzieciol@wp.pl.



WARNING! Deadline for your reports applications is 20.04.2017.

Accommodation – recommended hotels

In the city center you can find a lot of good accommodation places, located near the most interesting places in the city. From there you can travel easily to the Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences.
Congress participants have to make their own hotel reservations.

WARNING! Congress payment DO NOT include an accommodation fee!

Hotel Address Contact/WWW Localization
Radisson Blu***** Purkyniego 10
50-156 Wrocław
tel. 71 375 00 00
fax 71 375 00 10
reservations.wroclaw
@radissonblu.com

www.radissonblu.pl/hotel-wroclaw
The hotel is localized 2 km from the Congress Centre close to the Old Town, National Museum and Odra River.
Public transportations to the Congress centre: take a tram No 2, 10 or 33 (Urząd Wojewódzki station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Best Western**** Kiełbaśnicza 16-19
50-110 Wrocław
tel. 71 782 55 55
fax 71 342 67 32
prima@bestwestern-prima.pl
www.bestwestern-prima.pl/index.html
The hotel is situated in the picturesque surroundings of the historic Old Town square. The distance to the Congress Centre is around 2,5 km.
Public transportations to the Congress Centre: take a tram No 10 or 33 (Rynek station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Puro*** Włodkowica 6
50-072 Wrocław
tel. 71 772 51 00
fax 71 77 25 200
wroclaw@purohotel.pl
www.purohotel.pl/wroclaw/rooms
The hotel is localized close to the Old Town, right in the heart of the old Jewish District, the top restaurants, cafés, shops and historic attractions are all within walking distance. The distance to the Congress Centre is around 3 km.
Public transportations to the Congress Centre: take a tram No 10 or 33 (Rynek station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Hotel Tumski*** Wyspa Słodowa 10
50-266 Wrocław
tel. 71 322 60 88 / 99
fax 71 322 61 13
hotel@hotel-tumski.com.pl
www.hotel-tumski.com.pl
The hotel is localized in the city centre, close to the Old Town, Ostrów Tumski (the oldest and most beautiful area in Wrocław) and Odra River, 2 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress centre: take a bus line C (Plac Bema station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Hotel Europejski*** Piłsudskiego 88
50-017 Wrocław
tel. 71 77 21 000
fax 71 77 21 005
recepcja@europejskiwroclaw.pl
www.europejskiwroclaw.pl
The hotel is situated just 250 metres from Wrocław Główny Railway Station and 900 metres from the Main Market Square and around 3 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress Centre: take a tram No 0L, 2, 71 (Dworzec Gł. PKP station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Boutique Hotel's SOLO*** Legnicka / Kwiska 1/3
Wrocław
tel. 71 351 70 11,
512 20 80 40
fax 71 351 63 07
solo@hotels24.com.pl
www.hotels24.com.pl/obiekty/
wroclaw/solo
The hotel is localized in the city centre 7 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress centre: take a tram No 10 or 33 (Kwiska staton) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
B&B Hotel
Wrocław Centrum**
Ks. Piotra Skargi 24-28
50-082 Wrocław
tel. 71 324 09 80
fax 71 324 09 81
wroclaw@hotelbb.com
www.hotelbb.pl/pl/portal/index.html
The hotel is localized 2 km from the Congress Centre, in the heart of the city, near the Old Town, the shopping center Galeria Dominikanska and the main railway station.
Public transportations to the Congress centre: take a tram No 2, 10, 33or bus D (Galeria Dominikańska station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
VenderEdu Business Center** św. Józefa 1/3
50-329 Wrocław
tel. 71 733 66 61
fax 71 733 61 62
sekretariat@wenderedu.pl
www.wenderedu.pl/pokoje_hotelowe.html
The hotel is localized in the city centre, at Ostrów Tumski - the oldest and most beautiful part of the city, 1,5 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress centre: take a tram No 2 or 10 (Katedra station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Campanile** Jagiełły 7
50-201 Wrocław
tel. 71 326 78 00
fax 71 326 78 01
wroclaw@campanile.com
www.campanile.com/pl/hotels/
campanile-wroclaw-stare-miasto
The hotel is localized in the city centre, around 6 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress centre: take a bus C (Pomorska station),tram 10 or 33 (Pl. Jana Pawła II station) or tram 0L (Dmowskiego Station). Get off at Pl. Grunwaldzki
Ibis Styles Wroclaw Centrum*** pl. Konstytucji 3 Maja 3
50-083 Wrocław
tel. 71 733 48 00
fax 71 733 48 01
H9347@accor.com
http://www.ibis.com/pl/hotel-9347-ibis-styles-wroclaw-centrum/index.shtml
The hotel is localized in the city centre, just 250 metres from Wrocław Główny Railway Station, 1 km from the Main Market Square and around 3 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress centre: take a tram No 0L (Pułaskiego station), tram No 2 or bus No 145 or 146 (Dworzec Gł. PKP station ) or bus No 149 (Dworcowa station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Hostel Cinnamon Kazimierza Wielkiego 67
50-077 Wrocław
tel. 71 344 58 58
wroclaw@cinnamonhostel.com
www.wroclaw.cinnamonhostel.com/
The Hostel is located within a 2-minute walk of the Main Market Square and 2 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress Centre: take a tram No 10 or 33 (Świdnicka station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Hostel
Trio
ul. Legnicka / Trzemeska 4/6/8
Wrocław
tel. 71 355 94 46
trio@hotels24.com.pl
www.hotels24.com.pl/obiekty/
wroclaw/trio/
The Hostel is located n the cty centre, around 4,5 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress Centre: take a tram No 10 or 33 (Młodych Techników station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki
Student Dormitory „Labirynt” Sopocka 23
50-344 Wrocław
Please make a reservation via Student’s Affairs Office
tel. 71 320 51 46
dss@up.wroc.pl
The dormitory is localized close to the Congress Centre (10 min. by foot)
Student Dormitory „Raj” Pautscha 5/7
51-642 Wrocław
Please make a reservation via Student’s Affairs Office
tel. 71 320 51 46
dss@up.wroc.pl
The dormitory is localized in a green, quiet district called Biskupin, around. 5 km from the Congress Centre.
Public transportations to the Congress centre: take tram No1, 2, 4 lub 10 (Spółdzielcza station) and get off at Plac Grunwaldzki