|Title||33rd World Veterinary Congress (WVC Incheon, KOREA 2017)|
|Period||August 27 (Sun) - 31 (Thu), 2017|
|Venue||Songdo ConvensiA, Incheon, Korea|
|Hosted by||World Veterinary Association (WVA), Korean Veterinary Medical Association (KVMA)|
|Organized by||33rd World Veterinary Congress Organizing Committee|
|Supported by||Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs,
Incheon Metropolitan City
One Health, New Wave
The 33rd World Veterinary Congress is aimed at promoting and raising awareness about One Health, an emerging concept that encompasses the health of humans, animals and their environment, across the globe as well as sharing New Wave of the New Technologies in all disciplines of clinical veterinary medicine and creating a new trend in the field.
The center of the Congress symbol shows a silhouette of a human surrounded animals and clouds that represents the nature and thereby delivers a message that veterinarians co-exist with animals, with a theme of One Health, "The health of humans, animals and ecosystems are all interconnected."
World Veterinary Congress is a festive gathering where veterinarians from around the world converge as one and to symbolize the gathering, 5 colors that represent the 5 continents were used, blue (Europe), black (Africa), red (America), yellow (Asia) and green (Oceania).
The 33rd World Veterinary Congress aims at promoting and raising awareness about ONE HEALTH, an emerging concept that encompasses the health of humans, animals, and their environment, across the globe as well as sharing NEW TECHNOLOGIES in all disciplines of clinical veterinary medicine and creating a new trend in the field.
The World Veterinary Congresses have contributed a great deal to the progress of veterinary science and practice throughout the world.