General Information

Welcome to the IDF World Dairy Congress 2015 press center  

The mission of the press center is to provide quality information on time on IDF activities, especially on the main event – IDF World Dairy Congress in 2015. Here will be published all the press releases, congress news and other relevant information of the dairy sector during all the period till the event.

Press Conference

Summit Press Conference will take place on Monday, September 21, 10:15-11:00 in LITEXPO, outside Hall 5.2.

Participants: Jeremy Hill, President of IDF; Virginija Baltraitienė, Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania; Bronius Markauskas, Chairman of the IDF World Dairy Summit 2015 Organising Committee. The Advisor to the Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania Jolanta Butkevičienė will moderate the press conference.

Please note that the accreditations will be required for all the media representatives during the Summit. Online media registration is open until September 18, 2015. Please click here to register now or contact us at

Onsite Registration 

Onsite registration is open from September 21, 8:00 till September 24, 16:00 in LITEXPO, registration area. 

Press Room 

Press Room (hall 5.2) will be available for media representatives throughout the opening hours of the Summit. Please contact the Summit staff in the room for printing, scanning services and other assistance.

The official Summit hashtag is #wds2015.


If you have any questions or intentions to become a media partner, please do not hesitate to contact us via contacts given below.

International Press
Marylène Tucci 
IDF Communications Officer

Lithuanian Press
Tadas Preišegolavičius
Communication Manager of IDF World Dairy Summit 2015


Media Partners



Summit Photos Available for Download

We are happy to remind everyone that all Summit pictures are uploaded on the website and available for download. Please view the smaller public gallery here. For more pictures, please explore the Participant Area here. It is only accessible by Summit participants and the login details have been e-mailed to each of them. Should you

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Important Post-Summit Updates

The Organising Committee of the IDF World Dairy Summit 2015 extends a sincere thank you to all Summit participants, who made this event such a rewarding and enjoyable experience for everyone. Please take a minute to view some important information below. Please note that the Participant Area remains open for your convenience. Please feel free

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Best Poster Awards at the IDF World Dairy Summit 2015

We are happy to announce that two of the scientific conferences have awarded their best Poster presenters. Congratulations to all the winners! ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELFARE: Best Poster Award | Dr.  Giuseppe Ragona | “HEALTH INVESTIGATION AND MILK QUALITY EVALUATION IN NATIVE AMIATA DONKEYS (EQUUS ASINUS)” DAIRY SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Best Poster Award – First Place | Maria

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IDF World Dairy Summit 2015 is Officially Open

Welcome to the IDF World Dairy Summit 2015! Knowing that the Summit is closely followed by dairy professionals all around the world, our team is ready to provide you with event’s most important daily news. On September 22-25, the newest editions of the Summit Daily will be available for download here. Please take to your time

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Important Information Before You Travel

Counting the last days until the IDF World Dairy Summit 2015, we look forward to welcoming you in the beautiful city of Vilnius! To ensure that your stay in Lithuania is smooth and pleasant, we have collected some important information to help you better plan your visit. Click here to view all the most important

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Taxi Service Pre-Booking Available until September 15

Booking a personal taxi transfer in advance is the easiest way to make sure your trip to Vilnius is as smooth as possible. You can pre-book your transfer until September 15 by filling out a simple registration form here. We will provide detailed information about your transfer after the order is received. Should be willing to

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