Steph Barr
February 21st, 2023
4 min read

Top UK veterinary conferences to attend in 2023

Top UK veterinary conferences to attend in 2023

Are you looking to stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in veterinary science, connect with like-minded professionals, and earn Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits? Attending a vet conference can provide you with all of these opportunities and more! Here are some of the most exciting veterinary conferences taking place in the UK throughout 2023.

AVS Congress

Location: Bristol Veterinary School

When: 3-5 March 2023

Calling all veterinary students! The Association of Veterinary Students (AVS) Congress 2023 is just around the corner. This student-run organisation aims to represent, support and engage vet students all across the UK and Ireland. With three streams to choose from (small animals, farm and equine) you'll have the opportunity to attend lectures, seminars and practicals. And the fun doesn't stop there - Saturday evening is your chance to dress to the nines for the Black Tie dinner!

Find out more about the AVS Congress 2023 here.

British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) Congress

Location: Manchester

When: 23-25 March 2023

The BSAVA Congress provides top-notch industry-driven content and the latest cutting-edge science that's rooted in evidence. With over 130 hours of CPD on offer, you'll be spoilt for choice with a range of interactive sessions, panel discussions, practical workshops and informative lectures. No matter what your role is in the industry, everyone is welcome to come and learn, share and grow together!

Find out more about BSAVA Congress here.

BVA Live

Location: Birmingham NEC

When: 11-12 May 2023

BVA Live offers a comprehensive CPD experience with vast exhibition, business and career sessions and exciting social events. Get ready to learn from world-class speakers who will share the latest clinical tips and tricks in small animal healthcare. You can dive deep into everyday topics like ECC, feline medicine and cardiology, as well as explore others such as BOAS surgery, opthalmology, toxicology and dental care. And if you're up for some fun, there are social events to let your hair down!

Find out more about BVA Live here.

VET Trust 2023 Conference

Location: Stirling

When: 6-7 June 2023

Scottish non-profit charity, VET Trust, is bringing together veterinary experts and practitioners at their annual conference to provide topical and useful education targeted at veterinary surgeons. You’ll gain invaluable insights into the art and science of veterinary medicine and surgery, mingle with like-minded professionals, and connect with top pharmaceutical and equipment reps. 

Find out more about Vet Trust 2023 Conference here.

BEVA Congress 2023

Location: Birmingham

When: 13-16 September 2023

For the equine vets out there, this year's programme offers a fantastic lineup of world-class speakers from all over the globe who will deliver high-quality lectures on the topics that matter most to first-opinion clinicians. This is your chance to connect with fellow colleagues from around the world and stay up-to-date on the latest industry trends!

Find out more about BEVA Congress 2023 here.

Vet Dynamics Conference 

Location: Wyboston Lakes Resort

When: 21-23 September 2023

Vet Dynamics is the UK’s largest independent veterinary community, and their annual conference is the ultimate celebration of the independent veterinary practice. With a range of workshops and lectures to inspire change in the profession, you'll gain valuable insights into the veterinary world and have the chance to check out some of the most innovative and revolutionary veterinary products on the market. Plus, the Vet Dynamics Conference counts for 6 hours of CPD!

Find out more about the Vet Dynamics Conference here.

London Vet Show

Location: ExCeL, London

When: 16-17 November 2023

Join thousands of veterinary professionals for a comprehensive program of lectures, workshops and exhibits covering every aspect of veterinary medicine. With sessions on small and large animal medicine, exotics, farm and equine practice management, veterinary nursing, and exciting industry innovations, you'll find all the insights and inspiration you need to take your practice to the next level. Not only will you learn from some of the brightest minds and visionaries in veterinary care, but the London Vet Show also offers 17 hours of CPD-accredited certification! 

Find out more about the London Vet Show here.

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