Leipzig Veterinary Congress 2018 excels with record numbers
In 2018 the Leipzig Veterinary Congress has confirmed its position as the number 1 event for professional development in veterinary medicine in the german-speaking world. 5,400 participants came to Leipzig – a significant increase of 8 percent. They included 4,500 vets, 650 students and 250 veterinary assistants. They took part in the extensive programme for advanced training and further professional development and were able to exchange ideas, information and experiences relating to the current burning issues in veterinary medicine. Some 500 speakers from Germany and abroad, together with moderators and seminar leaders, contributed to making the Leipzig Veterinary Congress 2018 a hugely successful professional development opportunity.
vetexpo continues to grow
The vetexpo industrial exhibition, which enjoys huge popularity amongst delegates at the Leipzig Veterinary Congress, was also able to claim significant growth. On an area of 10,000 square metres, a total of 241 exhibitors – some 15 percent more than in 2016 – presented their latest products and services over the two days of the show.