MAY 19-24, 2024 SLOVENIA





  1. Address of main Conference venue is:

               RIKLI BALANCE HOTEL

               Cankarjeva cesta 4, 4260 Bled, Slovenia

  1. On Monday, May 20 and Tuesday, May 21 some of WGs and SCs meetings will take place in

HOTEL PARK, Cesta svobode 15, 4260 Bled

HOTEL KOMPAS, Cankarjeva cesta 2, 4260 Bled

  1. Also on Thursday, May 23 Session 8, Session 11, Session 7 and Session 10 will take place in

HOTEL KOMPAS, Cankarjeva cesta 2, 4260 Bled

Other session will be in ARNOLD I or in ARNOLD II – in RIKLI BALANCE HOTEL

In attachment I send you table where you can find locations for different meetings during ICAR & INTERBULL conference in Bled. Here I send you the names of hotel where you can find meeting rooms mentioned in the program in in the table in attachment.


  • Room 1 – VODA
  • Straža 1 or 3
  • ROSA

Hotel PARK:

  • PEN 3
  • PEN 4


  • Triglavska
  • Jezerska

REGISTRATION will be in RIKLI BALANCE HOTEL, Cankarjeva cesta 4, 4260 Bled (opposite the reception desk).

Registration will be open:

  • Saturday, May 18th from 13:00 till 18:00
  • Sunday, May 19th from 08:00 till 18:00
  • Monday, May 20th from 08:00 till 18:00
  • Tuesday, May 21st from 08:00 till 18:00
  • Wednesday, May 22nd from 08:00 till 18:00
  • Thursday, May 22nd from 08:00 till 12:00

Submission of Power Point Presentations

We very kindly ask all speakers to upload their Powerpoint presentation(s) in the signposted area close to the

registration desk at main entrance of RIKLI BALANCE HOTEL a day before their presentation(s).

Technicians are available to upload presentation(s) from your memory stick to the presentation system in the

reception area on:

  • Sunday, May 19th from 12:00 till 18:00
  • Monday, May 20th from 08:00 till 18:00
  • Tuesday, May 21st from 08:00 till 18:00
  • Wednesday, May 22nd from 08:00 till 18:00
  • Thursday, May 22nd from 08:00 till 12:00

Uploading of presentations on the presentation system is mandatory and only available in the reception area.

The presentation software is Microsoft PowerPoint. The use of personal computers for presentations is not possible.

Posters and poster sessions

We kindly ask all presenters of PAPER POSTER to bring posters to place where upload of Powerpoint presentations will be. Our colleagues will take for your paper posters from Monday, May 20 (8.00 O’clock) till Wednesday, May 22 (till 16:00 O’clock).

Please remember that the Coffee breaks will be served into the Exhibition Hall – Room SONCE & ZRAK in RIKLI BALANCE HOTEL.

Be sure to visit the poster session & exhibitors there!

Take note that the Exhibition Hall opens at 08:00.

Dear ICAR & INTERBULL 2024 participants,

I would like to inform you that we arranged official SHUTTLE SERVICE (BLED SHUTTLE) which will provide transfer from Ljubljana Airport to Bled and back to Ljubljana airport.

All participants who would like to use Shuttle Service for transfer from Ljubljana airport to Bled are kindly requested that you book Shuttle service via online application:


The price for transfer from Ljubljana Airport to Bled is 15 Euro, in both directions is 30 Euro.
Shuttle will drop you off at the hotel where you will be staying during the ICAR and INTERBULL conference in Bled.

Other possibility to reach Bled from Ljubljana Airport is with taxi (price: 55 to 65 euro).

BLED SHUTTLE TAXI can also pick you up at others airports – Klagenfurt, Zagreb, Trieste, Venice, Wiena, Salzburg,…
If you need transfer from other Airports, please contact them via e-mail:
Bled Shuttle Taxi info@bledshuttle.com

If you need any additional information or assistance from us, please let us know.
We will be happy to help you!

We wish you a safe trip to ICAR & INTERBULL meeting in Bled.

Warmly welcome in Slovenia!

We look forward to seeing you soon,

Marija Klopčič
in the name of local organisers


On behalf of the Organising Committee, it is our pleasure to invite you to the 46th ICAR and INTERBULL Conference 2024, to be hold from May 19th to May 24th, 2024 in RIKLI BALANCE Hotel in Bled, Slovenia.

The conference will be hosted by the Biotechnical Faculty of University of Ljubljana together with Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food, Agricultural Institute Slovenia, Chamber of Agriculture and Forestry, Veterinary Faculty, Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences Maribor and with the help of ICAR and INTERBULL secretariats.

The opportunity that ICAR and INTERBULL provides in networking with likeminded organisations operating in the Animal Recording sector is second to none. It is our ambition to provide you with the opportunity to share experiences, listen to new ideas and discuss emerging issues with your colleagues from all over the world during the conference and adjoining technical tours.

As well as gaining new knowledge and international contacts, we also hope you will enjoy the beauty of Bled. With immense natural beauty, Bled, together with its surroundings, ranks among the most beautiful alpine resorts, renowned for its mild, healing climate and thermal lake water. The beauty of the mountains reflected on the lake, the sun, the serenity and the fresh air arouse pleasant feelings in visitors throughout the year, guaranteeing an ideal base or a relaxing break or an active holiday. 

Finally, we very kindly ask you to consider having your company be the ICAR and INTERBULL Conference Sponsor. In this brochure, your company will find the sponsorhip alternatives, as well as the possibility to exhibit your products and services with a booth at the Exhibition during ICAR & INTERBULL conference.

We look forward to seeing you in Bled, Slovenia at the 46th ICAR and INTERBULL Conference 2024.

Dr Marija Klopčič in the name of Organising Committee