Veterinary Innovation Summit

October 9-11, 2023

  Kansas City, MO

Loews Kansas City


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The future is filled with potential. Let’s get to it!

The Veterinary Innovation Summit (VIS) offers a comprehensive look at the future of the veterinary world while providing an open forum for collaboration. VIS creates a space where some of the most progressive thinkers gather, network and strategize ways to move the veterinary profession into a more future-focused setting.

Here’s what Attendees are saying about VIS

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VIS Attendee

Outstanding Networking

"I really liked that innovation wasn't limited to technology, but also seen in individuals and in processes. The opportunity to connect and network was outstanding."

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VIS Attendee

Big Ideas All In One Place

"I enjoyed all of the innovative and forward looking people in one place that were open to discuss and share their big ideas."

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VIS Attendee

Great Energy and Motivation

"Meeting the tech startups in the space was fantastic. The whole summit had great energy and everyone seemed excited and motivated for the future of our industry!"

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What Sets VIS Apart?

VIS connects veterinary professionals and cultivates ideas to make transformative change possible. Join us for inspiration, engagement and motivation to drive positive change in the industry. There is nowhere else where you'll have the opportunity to join like-minded animal health professionals to discuss major trends impacting the industry today, tomorrow and in the future.

What You'll Experience in 2023

Innovation is more than our name – it's our passion. The annual Veterinary Innovation Summit invites progressive thinkers to gather, network and strategize for the future while reimagining the delivery of care through a more client-centered approach. Join us to advocate for transformational changes, help develop solutions that advance the veterinary profession and build future-ready leaders.

A Variety of topics

The 2023 event will focus on AI use in the clinic, nutrition innovation, cancer research, making dogs live forever, access to care updates and more! 


The Summit will showcase new and innovative companies in the veterinary profession culminating in a live Pitch Competition.

innovative exhibitors

During breaks and meals, attendees have the opportunity to explore products and technology from sponsoring companies in the central VIS spaces.


One of the keys to experiencing the most of the Veterinary Innovation Summit is all of the amazing networking opportunities. View program for details.

Featured Speakers

Mary Lou Jepson

Shafi Ahmed

Bertalan Meskó

Andrew Hassel

Rafael Grossman

Victor Echevarria 

What Does My Registration Include?


You'll Get...

  • Session Programming
  • Breakfast Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Coffee Breaks & Snacks
  • Daily Lunch
  • Receptions
  • Opening Night Dinner

Loews Kansas City Hotel

Midwest Hospitality at its Finest

Loews Kansas City Hotel showcases 800 guestrooms, a lobby bar, an on-site restaurant, a grab & go coffee shop, an indoor lap pool, and 60,000 square feet of meeting and event space, which connects directly to the Kansas City Convention Center via a new pedestrian bridge. Conveniently within walking distance to key attractions and other destination landmarks like the Kansas City Power & Light District, T-Mobile Center, KC Streetcar, and the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.

  • 1515 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108

Join Us For VIS 2023

We are so thankful for our generous 2023 sponsors who make our work possible!

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We are so thankful for our generous 2023 sponsors who make our work possible!

Diamond Sponsors

chewy logo
idexx logo
mars veterinary health
petsmart charities

Pet Pitch Sponsor


Gold Sponsors

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nationwide logo

Silver Sponsors

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animal policy group
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VIS Supporters

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