The World Association for Buiatrics have the honour to invite you to WBC 2018 (World Buiatrics Congress) that will take place in Sapporo, Japan, from August 28 to September 1st, 2018.

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Buiatrics is the study of cattle and their diseases. The World Buiatrics Congress is recognised as the “Olympic Games of conferences” for people who study cattle. This congress is the official gathering of the World Association of Buiatrics.

The WBC congress is held in a different part of the world every 2 years since its inception in 1960 and has an average attendance of 2500-3000 delegates each Congress.


About 1500-2500 delegates and 150-300 accompanying persons


4 to 5 days


Opening ceremony, invited state-of-the-art presentations, free oral presentations, poster and video sessions, satellite symposia, workshops, practical tips, commercial exhibitions, award ceremonies, social programmes, general assembly


The World Buiatrics Congress 2016 took place in Ireland. Recognised worldwide as the premier cattle congress in the world, exploring the study of cattle and their diseases, it was a delight to welcome congressists to Dublin from the 3rd – 8th July, 2016.

WBC 2016 saw 3,000 veterinarians, academics, veterinary medicine companies gather together in the Convention Centre Dublin.