Welcome to the Veterinary Economics Hospital Design Conference at CVC Kansas City!
While here, you’ll learn from the profession’s most respected veterinary Hospital Design architects, financial experts, and project managers—experts who are here to help you realize the hospital of your dreams. Review this information now, and keep it with you as a resource while on site. Links within each section will provide additional details and recommendations.
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 West 12th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64105.
Registration Packets/Registration Desk Hours:
Registration packets will be distributed onsite. Please pick yours up at the Registration Desk during these hours:
Wednesday : 7:30 AM – 7:30 PM
Thursday: 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Friday: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Full-conference attendees can check in beginning at 8:00 am on Wednesday, August 23. Breakfast is available beginning at 8:30 with a special drop-in session for first-time builders, hosted by Dan Chapel. (Don’t worry if you’ve built before, all are welcome to attend!) Sessions start at 10:30 am Wednesday. Your registration delivers access to all educational sessions, meals, exhibit hall, and events beginning Wednesday morning through conference close on Friday afternoon.
Hospital Design Lab attendees check in on Friday, August 25 beginning at 7:15 am. Sessions begin at 8:15 am. Your registration includes access to all Friday educational sessions, meals, exhibit hall and events.
Exhibit Hall + Friday Lunch attendees check in on Friday, August 25 after 9:00 am. The exhibit hall opens at 9:15 am. Your registration includes access to the exhibit hall and lunch on Friday.
Wednesday: 10:30 AM — 6:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM — 5:30 PM
Friday: 7:00 AM — 4:50 PM
Exhibit hall hours:
Wednesday: 10:30 AM – 6:45 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday: 9:15 AM – 2:00 PM
Exhibitor and sponsor participation helps to support the Veterinary Economics Hospital Design Conference educational programming. Exhibitors will be available to share information and answer your questions about their products and services.
CVC Meeting & Event Manager
Hotel Information: Modifications and cancellations may be made through the CVC Kansas City Housing Bureau up to three days before your arrival. Please contact your hotel directly after this time. To expedite check-in, please come with your hotel confirmation in hand.
Parking: There are several parking lots in the Convention Center area. Parking prices range from $5 to $16 per day per vehicle. View a map of available parking lots.
Add on to your experience: Quick guide to additional consultation, paid and free.
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