EXHIBIT HALL HAPPENINGS

More Time to Explore. More Educational Opportunities.

FEBRUARY 18-20, 2019
Mandalay Bay Convention Center | Las Vegas, NV

EXHIBIT HALL MAP Exhibitor List

EXHIBIT HALL HOURS

Mon & Tues | 9:00a-6:00p
Wed | 9:00a-2:00p (New in 2019!)
Lunch
Mon-Wed | 12:30-2:00p

NEW DEDICATED BREAKS

Mon & Tues Only
9:30-10:30a
12:30-2:00p
4:00-4:50p

MUST SEE

Exhibit Hall Mixer
Tues | 4:30-6:00p
Vet Detective Drawing
Wed | 1:30p

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YOUR SOURCE FOR THE PRODUCTS & SERVICES YOU NEED TO ENHANCE YOUR PRACTICE

Staying on the cutting edge of veterinary care means utilizing top-of-the-line tools and state-of-the-art technology. It means staying on top of new trends and patient-care techniques. And it means discovering new ideas and inspiration to enhance the patient experience, improve operational efficiencies and uncover new ways to grow your customer base and increase your profits. WVC’s Annual Conference trade show floor introduces you to more than 550 exhibitors, where you can touch, test and learn the latest technologies, products and services that will help you stay competitive and excel at patient care.

JOIN US IN VEGAS

VET DETECTIVE IS BACK ...

Are you a super sleuth? Download the WVC-Connect app to scan clues throughout the show floor for your chance to win big. This interactive scavenger hunt could result in you going home with a cash prize.

  1. Download the WVC-Connect App by searching WVC-Connect in the App store and Google Play store.
  2. Scan QR codes with your mobile device, and answer questions to earn points in the Exhibit Hall and around the Convention Center.
  3. Be one of the first 250 people to earn 500 points and win a free t-shirt from the WVC Central booth located inside the Exhibit Hall.
  4. WVC staff will randomly award prizes if you’re seen wearing your t-shirt.
  5. Earn 1,000 points to be entered into the grand prize drawing.

PLAY TO WIN         GRAND PRIZE DRAWING

1st Prize: $2,000                   Wednesday, Feb 19 | 1:30p
2nd Prize $1,000                   Learning Lounge, Exhibit Hall
3rd Prize: $500                      Must be present to win.

 

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SPONSORS

AVMA Life Trust - Booth 4329
AVMA PLIT - Booth 4429
First Financial - Booth 1112
iMatrix/VetMatrix - Booth 1725
Luitpold/Adequan Canine - Booth 1005
PETCO - Booth 711
Vets First Choice - Booth 2729
Virbac - Booth 1913

 
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MORE EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES. TWO NEW AREAS ON THE SHOW FLOOR.

INDUSTRY SEMINARS 

For the 2019 Conference, WVC has created two educational areas on the Exhibit Floor. These areas will accommodate our industry sessions during our three non-educational break times. These two areas will seat approximately 250 people and will have snack or lunch options available to the participants.

Explore the veterinary profession's most pressing topics as addressed by scientific and business experts while you enjoy a complimentary meal or snack.

Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

SPONSORS
Aratana, Boehringer Ingelheim, Elanco, IDEXX, Medivet Biologics, Merck Animal Health, ProHeart6® (moxidectin), Revolution, Vets First Choice, Vetsource, Zoetis PetCare

EXPLORE PROGRAM

QUICK-FIRE SESSIONS ON THE SHOW FLOOR ...

LEARNING LOUNGE

Learning Lounge presentations are fast-paced educational sessions conducted on the Exhibit Floor. These quick-fire in-depth sessions allow you to find out about the latest developments in the Veterinary world. Meetings begin at 9:00a Monday-Wednesday. Each session is followed by an opportunity to speak with the presenter. While attending the sessions, please take advantage of our convenient Wi-Fi accessible zone.

SCHEDULE
Monday | 9:00a - 5:00p
Tuesday | 9:00a - 4:00p
Wednesday | 9:00a - 1:00p

Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

SPONSORS
Apoquel, Blue Buffalo, Boehringer Ingelheim, Calico, Ceva, Convenia, Cytopoint, IDEXX, ProHeart6® (moxidectin), Revolution, Rimadyl, Sileo, Vetsource, Zoetis PetCare

EXPLORE PROGRAM

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WANT ADS

Promote jobs, products, and clinics for hire or sale. WVC's Want Ads serve as a valuable resource for your employment needs regardless if you are a job seeker or employer.

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PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS

Liven up your LinkedIn and CV. Stop by our Want Ads area during Exhibit Hall hours for your complimentary professional photo.

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FOOD & BEVERAGE

After spending the morning feeding your hunger for knowledge, take some time to feed your body. Stop by one of the snack bar areas located in the back of the hall to refuel.  

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IT'S NOT ALL WORK ... WE'RE BRINGING THE FUN & GAMES TOO!

CAT CAFE

WVC will introduce a stress-free area on the Exhibitor Floor. Come, immerse yourself in a cuddle zone and take a break from the high paced atmosphere of the Scientific Sessions.

SPONSOR

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WVC CENTRAL

New in 2019! Learn about all of the educational opportunities that WVC has to offer. Relax in the lounge and try your luck at winning some great WVC branded swag! We're planning to turn it up with the fun, Vegas style!

EXHIBIT HALL MIXER

WVC is proud to once again, bring back our Exhibit Hall Mixer for the 5th year. On Tuesday, February 19 from 4:30 - 6:00p. We continue to hear how much participants enjoy opportunities to network. Mix and mingle over beer and wine available for purchase or stop by a participating sponsor to say hello and get a complimentary drink ticket and souvenir.

SPONSORS
Heska   Kindred-Bio-Animals-and-Text   Vetmatrix

 

DAILY SCHEDULE

WVC is proud to announce that we have arranged the Scientific Schedule to allow for additional breaks. These extra breaks will enable our participants more time to visit our robust Exhibit Hall. New breaks will happen at 9:30 - 10:30a, 12:30-2:00p during lunch, and 4:00-4:50p on Monday and Tuesday only.

 

Monday, Feb 18

Exhibit Hall Open | 9:00a-6:00p
Learning Lounge | 9:00a-5:00p
Industry Breakfast Seminars | 9:30-10:20a
Morning Break | 9:30-10:30a
Industry Lunch Seminars | 12:30-1:20p
Exhibit Hall Lunch Hours | 12:30-2:00p
Industry PM Refresh Seminars | 4:00-4:50p
Afternoon Break | 4:00-5:00p

Tuesday, Feb 19

Exhibit Hall Open | 9:00a-6:00p
Learning Lounge | 9:00a-4:00p
Industry Breakfast Seminars | 9:30-10:20a
Morning Break | 9:30-10:30a
Industry Lunch Seminars | 12:30-1:20p
Exhibit Hall Lunch Hours | 12:30-2:00p
Industry PM Refresh Seminars | 4:00-4:50p
Afternoon Break | 4:00-5:00p
Exhibit Hall Mixer | 4:30-6:00p

Wednesday, Feb 19

Exhibit Hall Open | 9:00a-2:00p
Learning Lounge | 9:00a-1:00p
Industry Breakfast Seminars | 9:30-10:20a
Morning Break | 9:30-10:30a
Industry Lunch Seminars | 12:30-1:20p
Vet Detective Drawing | 1:30p (Learning Lounge)
Exhibit Hall Lunch Hours | 12:30-2:00p