Tuesday, 3rd July The International Society for Anthrozoology (ISAZ): 27th Annual Conference 2018

7:30AM - 6:00PM
Kangaroo Room Foyer

Light Breakfast available between 7:30 am and 8:40 am

Includes: Tea/coffee/juice/pastry

8:40AM - 9:10AM
Kangaroo Room (Auditorium)

Welcome to Country

ISAZ2018 Organisers welcome and housekeeping (Anthony Podberscek)

CPC Director (Prof. Steve Simpson) welcome

ISAZ President (Cheryl A. Krause-Parello) welcome

Platinum sponsor (Mars/WALTHAM) welcome


9:10AM - 9:30AM
Kangaroo Room (Auditorium)
Chair: Pauleen Bennett
Sponsored by:
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Kangaroo Room (Auditorium)
Chair: Bradley Smith
10:30AM - 11:00AM
Meeting Place
11:00AM - 12:45PM
11:00AM - 12:45PM
Platypus Room (Seminar Rooms 1.2/1.4)
Chair: Anthony Podberscek
Sponsored by:
12:00PM - 12:05PM
12:05PM - 12:45PM
Galah Room (Dry Teaching Room 1.3)
Chair: Agata Mrva-Montoya
12:45PM - 2:00PM
The Quadrangle

Quadrangle – Animal-themed tunes will be played on the University Carillon from 1:00PM - 1:45PM

ANIMALIA PROGRAM - Amy Johansen, University Organist and Carillonist

Skippy, The Bush Kangaroo | Eric Jupp (1922-2003)

All creatures great and small | English Folksong

Born Free | Johrn Barry (1933-2011)

Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer | Johnny Marks (1909-1985)

How much is that doggie in the window? | Bob Merrill (1921-1998)

The lion sleeps tonight | Salomon Linda (1909-1962)

Theme from Black Beauty | Denis King (b. 1939)

Hakuna Matata from The Lion King | Elton John (b. 1947)

Beauty & the Beast| Alan Menken (b. 1949)

Alley Cat | Bent Fabric 

Tie me Kangaroo down, sport | Rolgf Harris (b. 1930)

Eye at the tiger | Frankie Sullivan and Jim Peterik 

Hungry like the wolf | Duran Duran

Everybody wants to be a cat | Floyd Huddleston (1918–1991)

The Bare Necessities form The Jungle Book | Terry Gilkyson (1916-1999)



2:00PM - 3:35PM
2:00PM - 2:40PM
Dingo Room (Dry Teaching Room 1.2)
Chair: Cluny South
2:00PM - 3:45PM
Platypus Room (Seminar Rooms 1.2/1.4)
Chairs: Neil Jordan & Bradley Smith
2:40PM - 2:45PM
2:45PM - 3:45PM
Kangaroo Room (Auditorium)
Chair: Sandra McCune
3:45PM - 4:15PM
Meeting Place
3:45PM - 4:15PM
Kangaroo Room (Auditorium)
5:15PM - 5:20PM
5:20PM - 6:00PM
5:20PM - 6:00PM
Galah Room (Dry Teaching Room 1.3)
Chair: Lee Zasloff
6:30PM - 7:00PM
Kangaroo Room (Auditorium)
Chair: Bradley Smith

Emily Kieson
Equine-human interactions in therapy: A lack of research in horse-human bonding abs# 230

Melissa Laing
Social work with vulnerable groups and their companion animals abs# 232

Tomoha Mikayama
The effects of animal-assisted interventions using dogs on first-year university students in Japan abs# 235

Rachel Yerbury
Human-dolphin interactions: Relationships, connections and the reinforcement of an ongoing nature relationship abs# 255

7:00PM - 9:00PM
Taste Café (above Kangaroo Room)

The posters will be relocated to the Kookaburra Room for Wednesday and Thursday of the conference.