The Design Conference provides a total of 14 hours of CE and RACE for both days
(7 hours for Thursday only and 7 hours for Friday only).
Participants are advised to check with their state licensing board
for the number of hours they can claim for practice management (nonscience CE).
Click here to view the 2018 Design Conference Insert
Veterinarians and Practice Managers are invited to register for the Design Conference. Early Bird registration fees are $150 for Thursday only, $150 for Friday only, and $265 for both days until July 18. Advance registration fees go up July 19 to $165 for Thursday only, $165 for Friday only and $275 for both days. On-site registration starts September 1 through Sept 21 and fees are $175 for Thursday only and $175 for Friday only, and $285 for both days.
PLEASE NOTE: The registration fee includes Design Conference proceedings, a box lunch on Thursday, refreshment breaks, coffee and muffins on Friday morning, lunch and access to the Exhibit Hall on Friday. The advance deadline to register is August 31. Cancellations must be received in writing before August 9; a $25 cancellation fee will apply. Cancellations received after August 9 are subject to payment of the full registration fee. Registration fees increase on-site. This is a ticketed event; guests of registered veterinarians are not allowed admittance unless they also register and pay to attend the Design Conference.
Special Thanks To Our Design Conference Sponsors
We want to thank our Gold and Silver Sponsors for their support.
Free Architect Consultation (over $200 value)
Every SWVS Design Conference attendee receives one free 30-minute veterinary architect consultation. Regardless of what stage you find yourself in, these specialists will offer advice on early strategic planning, budgeting, site selection, design review, zoning, or plan critiques. You will have an opportunity to schedule your appointment prior to the conference.
Image below provided by Architect Consultant Dan Chapel
Image below provided by Engineer Consultant Scott Learned
Image below provided by Architect Consultant Heather Lewis (photo shot by Foto Imagery / Tim Murphy)
Image below provided by Architect Consultant Sal Longo
Image below provided by Architect Consultant Wayne Usiak