• The NAVC Conference:
    BIG events and entertainment


    You can expect BIG fun when it’s time to kick back after a full day of sessions at the NAVC Conference 2014

    Thank you for joining us at the NAVC Conference 2014! Stay tuned for announcements for 2015 (January 17-21) in Orlando, Florida

    Not only was the 2014 veterinary conference a BIG deal for education, it was packed with entertainment from BIG names, from Country Music Stars Big & Rich and Stand-up Comedian Kevin Nealon to Jungle Jack Hanna and motivational speaker Cam Marston.


    CamMarstonGeneral Session Featuring Cam Marston

    Open to All! • Sponsor: Vetstreet
    9:15 AM • Marriott | Canary

    For the first time in history, four generations are employed side by side in the workplace. Learn how each generation developed its core values, how that manifests in the workplace today, and why they can all operate alongside each other, and do so successfully with renowned speaker, Cam Marston.

    KevinNealonOpening Ceremony Featuring Comedian Kevin Nealon

    General Session – Open to All! • Hill’s & the NAVC
    7:00 PM • Gaylord | Osceola Ballroom

    Legendary funnyman Kevin Nealon kicked off the NAVC Conference with his profound dry wit and distinct sense of humor. Nealon has established himself as one of today’s top television, theatrical and stand-up comedians.


    YogaFitness Class: Yoga
    Open to All! • Brought to you by Vetoquinol
    6:30 AM • Gaylord | Sun 1

    Sunday morning started off with serenity with this ancient physical, mental and spiritual practice including exercise, stretching and breathing techniques and relaxing meditation.

    AlumniReceptionAlumni Receptions
    Veterinary Alumni Only
    7:00 PM • Marriott

    Old friends caught up and new friendships were made at alumni receptions, sponsored by each university’s alumni association for Veterinarians and their families.
    InternationalDelegateReceptionInternational Delegate Reception
    International Attendees Only
    Sponsored by Elanco, Hill’s & the NAVC
    8:00 PM • Marriott | Sago Ballroom

    A reception honored all international delegates at the NAVC Conference and celebrated culture and tradition.



    ZumbaNAVC Fitness Class: Zumba
    Open to All! • Brought to you by Vetoquinol
    5:30 PM • Marriott | Royal

    The NAVC Zumba Class got everyone moving on Monday afternoon! With a mix of Latin and International music and moves, Zumba participants enjoyed a fun, effective workout in the form of a dance fitness party.

    BigRich-website-iconimage-100x100The Bayer Experience • Starring Big & Rich
    Open to All! • Sponsored by Bayer HealthCare
    8:00 PM • Gaylord | Osceola Ballroom

    The Bayer Experience featured a private, free concert with Country Music Duo Big & Rich, high-energy songwriters, vocalists and guitarists.


    FunRun2Novartis 5K Fun Run
    Ready, Set, Run!
    6:30-7:30 AM • Marriott | Hawk’s Landing Golf Course

    Novartis Animal Health challenged attendees to a 5-kilometer (3.1 mile) Fun Run! See the results from the 2014 event.

    JackHanna-1NAVC Presents: Jack Hanna
    Open to All! • Sponsored by Merial & NAVC VetFolio
    7:30 PM • Gaylord | Osceola Ballroom

    Jungle Jack Hanna explores the corners of the globe as one of the most respected animal ambassadors. His enthusiasm and “hands-on” approach to wildlife conservation has won him widespread acclaim as a conservationist, TV personality, author and Director Emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.


    novartisfinaleNovartis Finale
    Open to All! • Sponsored by Novartis Animal Health
    7:00 PM • Marriott | Crystal Ballroom

    We partied NAVC-style at this farewell celebration we’ll remember ’til 2015!

    Other New Programs & Events

    Other New Programs & Events

    Find out what's new at the NAVC Conference 2014!

    Win prizes at the NAVC Conference!

    Win prizes at the NAVC Conference!

    Don't miss your chance to win with the NAVC Passport Program and Daily Prize Drawings.

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