This Symposium will cover the most important topics which should help to understand biological features of wild boar (and other suids), their ecosystem values, interactions with humans, and to define priorities in population management and conservation of these species through a scientific, educational and practical approach.


The following main topics are foreseen:

1. Population dynamics and challenges for monitoring

2. Ecology and behaviour

3. Management of populations: issues, practices and policies

4. Genetics and taxonomy

5. Pathology and diseases

6. Damages and conflicts

7. Ecosystem services and benefits

8. Delivering baits and vaccines

9. Open topics