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JULY 31 – AUG 4, 2020
San Diego, California

Use these resources to make the biggest impact before, during, and after Convention.

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, the AVMA is closely monitoring its spread and impact on veterinarians and our families. On behalf of our members and the entire veterinary community, we're working to bring you the resources and answers you need during this critical time.

We understand how vital continuing education is to your professional development, and that's why we are proceeding with plans for AVMA Convention 2020 to take place as scheduled. Your health and safety are our priority, and as new details emerge, we will continue to communicate them with you immediately.

AVMA Convention promotional toolkit for speakers

AVMA Convention 2020 takes place this summer in San Diego from July 31 – August 4. The AVMA is thrilled to be joined by hundreds of exhibitors, speakers, sponsors, and others who help power this flagship event for the veterinary community.

No matter what your goals are for AVMA Convention, we want to help you make the biggest impact and achieve success before, during, and after the event. Here's how:

Keep up to date

  • If you haven't yet signed up for AVMA Convention emails, do it now!
  • Follow AVMA Convention on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
  • Check out the #AVMA2020 hashtag on social media to stay in the know.

Get the word out

As a speaker, telling your friends and followers what you’re presenting will help highlight your expertise and boost attendance to your session. Here are some ideas to help you spread the word to colleagues, friends, and followers.

  • Put it on your website. Include all the important details (who, what, where, when, etc.), and make the information noticeable and easy to find. Use one of our downloadable website images below to draw attention.
  • Generate excitement by talking about AVMA Convention on your social media channels. You can share one of our downloadable images with any of our example posts below, or post about your experience at a past AVMA event. Don’t be shy about asking your friends and followers to share the information too.
  • Live video streaming is a great way to announce you’ll be at AVMA Convention 2020 and to capture the energy of the event as it’s happening. (Just remember that sessions and other events aren’t permitted to be recorded or streamed.)
  • Remember to tag AVMA in your social media posts (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) and use the hashtag #AVMA2020 for a better chance of your post being shared or retweeted by the AVMA.
  • Do you have a blog? Write a post about what you’ll be doing at AVMA Convention. Be sure to follow up after the event with a summary of your top highlights and takeaways.

Website images

Download these images to use on your website or blog ahead of Convention.

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Social media posts:

Copy and paste these sample posts to promote your session.

  • Who else is going to AVMA Convention 2020 in San Diego? I’d love to meet up and network with my fellow veterinary professionals! #AVMA2020
  • AVMA Convention 2020 is drawing closer! I’ll be presenting a session on [INSERT TOPIC]. You won’t want to miss it! Add it to your CE agenda by searching for [INSERT SESSION TITLE] on the AVMA Convention app! #AVMA2020
  • Who else is going to AVMA Convention 2020 in San Diego? I’d love to meet up and network with my fellow veterinary professionals! I’ll be presenting on [INSERT DATE] at [INSERT TIME] on the subject of [INSERT TOPIC] for everyone interested in this topic. #AVMA2020
  • There are so many hot topics in veterinary medicine right now. I can’t wait to present on [INSERT TOPIC] at AVMA Convention 2020. The session title is [INSERT SESSION TITLE] for those of you attending! #AVMA2020

Social media images:

Download these images to share with your friends and followers.

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