Social Programme

Welcome reception
Wednesday 31 August | 18.00-19.00 hrs.
Registration fee | free of charge but for catering purposes registration is required.
Venue | SECC Congress Centre

The welcome reception will take place in the congress centre, from 18.00 -19.00 hrs. From 17.30 hrs. preregistration starts also in the congress centre, so take the opportunity to pick-up your materials and have a drink and chat with your colleagues afterwards!

The welcome reception is hosted by Göteborgs Stad and sponsored by Anicura!


Poster reception
Thursday 1 September | 16.40-17.40 hrs.
Registration fee | free of charge but for catering purposes registration is required.
Venue | Exhibition Hall / Poster area

The poster reception will take place in the exhibition area of the congress centre. During the reception you have the opportunity to view the posters and to ask questions to the poster presenters.
The poster reception was only made possible by the generous support of Nestlé Purina, platinum sponsor of the ECVIM-CA Congress.

Congress evening & Dance Party
Friday 2 September | 19.30 - 01.00 hrs.. Buses leave at 19.00 hrs - Return buses from 23.00 hrs. till 01.00 hrs.
Registration fee |  € 70.00 incl VAT OR € 45.00 incl VAT for students, residents and interns | There are no separate tickets for the dance party!!!
Venue | Kooperativet Lindholmen, Anders Carlssons gata 2, 417 55 Gothenburg, Sweden

The congress evening and dance party will take place at Kooperativet Lindholmen.
Götaverken was a shipbuilding and industrial group on Norra Älvstranden on Hisingen in Gothenburg between 1841 and 1977, when it became a subsidiary of the state-owned Svenska Varv AB. In 2000, operations were taken over by the shipyard group Damen Group, based in the Netherlands. The shipyard was closed in 2015 and on April 21, 2016, Magasin MI4 and MI5 was inaugurated in its new guise, Gothenburg's new restaurant and event venue Kooperativet which also hosts "Lindholmen streetfood market" on saturdays.

Buses will leave from the Gothia Towers at 19.00 hrs.
The evening will start at 19.30 hrs. The aperitif including canapés will be served at the terrace of Kooperativet (if the weather allows). At 20.30 hrs the dinner will start, the concept is 'Street food' and we will offer a big variety of food from several international kitchens incl. a great dessert buffet.
The dance party will start at 22.30 hrs and the evening will last till 01.00 hrs. During the dance party you can also stay seated in the Kooperativet and talk with your friends and colleagues!
Buses will return as shuttle service from 23.00 hrs. The last bus will return at 01.00 hrs. The buses will stop at the Central Station and at the Gothia Towers. 

The congress evening and dance party was only made possible by the generous support of Hill’s Pet Nutrition, platinum sponsor of the ECVIM-CA Congress.

Farewell drink
Saturday 3 September | 18.00-19.00 hrs.

The farewell drink will be organised for all delegates in the conference foyer of the G-Rooms in the congress centre. Small local snacks and drinks will be served.