IPVS 2020

INSTITUTIONAL • Welcome Letter


On behalf of ABRAVES – Brazilian Association of Swine Veterinary Specialists, we are pleased to invite you to come to Brazil, to the wonderful city of Rio de Janeiro, to attend the 26th IPVS Congress to be held from November 3ʳᵈ to 6ᵗʰ, 2020.

The Brazilian Pig Industry has gone through great changes in the last couple of years. Currently, Brazil is the 4th largest producer and exporter of swine in the world. The IPVS2020 Congress will gather the world´s greatest specialists in animal health, biosecurity, welfare, nutrition, reproduction, business and innovation, and other subjects, creating a perfect environment for the exchange of knowledge and experiences.”

As a multicultural country, Brazil offers excellent infrastructure to host international events, being the main destination in Latin America. Rio de Janeiro city is the most important tourist center in Brazil due to its natural beauty and warm people. We are preparing a special event in this wonderful city to help you live a great experience sharing knowledge and bringing innovation to the swine production to be profitable and sustainable for the future . See you in November 2020!




Dra. Fernanda Almeida, PhD

IPVS2020 President