The 2011 Global Pig Forum, focusing on sustainable development and the industry's future, will take a look at pig issues from macroscopic, corporate and technical perspectives, according to event organizers.

The forum will feature several speakers presenting on such topics as "Perspectives of China pig industry development in the next five years," "Recent trends in global pig diseases and control strategies" and "Future arrangements on feed safety and quality."

The event, which will take place on May 16 and 17 at the Qingdao Fuxin Hotel in Qingdao, China, will be hosted by the China Animal Agriculture Association. The forum's registration form can be downloaded from http://www.caaa.org.cn/en/article.php?id=211.