2020 Online National Animal Welfare Conference
May 20 & 21, 2020
In order to comply with national and provincial health regulations, Humane Canada™ cancelled the in-person seventh annual National Animal Welfare Conference, which was set to take place in Victoria, BC March 28 – 31.
We didn’t want to miss the opportunity to provide you with a fantastic conference program, so we transitioned from the in-person conference to an online conference this past May.
We are happy to share with you the following facts from the online conference:
- 886 people registered,
- 36 sessions,
- 23 sponsors, and
- 56 amazing speakers!
The online National Animal Welfare Conference welcomed:
- SPCA, humane societies and shelter/rescue employees
- Students in any discipline,
- Veterinarians and veterinary staff,
- Researchers and scientists,
- Animal enforcement personnel,
- Animal care professionals who work with companion animals, farm animals or wildlife, and.
- People who advocate for animals or those who have an interest in animal welfare.
This two-day online conference offered attendees the chance to:
- Network with attendees, speakers & sponsors from around the world including but not limited to Australia, Venezuela, and the USA.
- Interact and share common thoughts in conversation circles to learn from one another
- Share photos of their pets during the conference breaks
- Learn more about our sponsors in the sponsor hall and gain new business connections
Thank you to our presenting sponsor PetSmart Charities® of Canada and to all of our sponsors and speakers who helped make this event a success.
Curious about what the National Animal Welfare has to offer?
Stay tuned for information about the NAWC2021 conference!