Upcoming Conference

10th International Equitation Science Conference

ISES Denmark 2014, August 7-9

Conference theme: Equine stress, learning and training

We are delighted to welcome you to visit Denmark for the 10thISES conference 2014, August 7-9.

Scientific themes:

  1. Interpretation of equine stress responses
  2. Learning and cognition
  3. Sustainable training and riding

This conference offers an outstanding international platform for scientists and professional practitioners to present and discuss research related to the field of equitation science. The ISES mission is to promote and encourage the application of objective research and advanced practice, which will ultimately improve the welfare of horses in their associations with humans.

For more information about the conference, venue and programme, please visit our website:


See you in Denmark!

On behalf of the organizing team, Dr. Janne Winther Christensen, Aarhus University, and Professor Jan Ladewig, Copenhagen University


Key note speakers (PDF)

Interpretation of equine stress responses

Learning and cognition:                  Andrew McLean, PhD, BSc, Dip Ed. (Australian Equine Behaviour Centre )

Sustainable training and riding:     Arno Lindner (Arbeitsgruppe Pferd, Germany)