Mid-Year Meeting

2020 Mid-Year Meeting

August 25 - 27, 2020

Kansas City, MO

Save the dates and make your plans to join us for the 2020 Mid-Year Meeting! This is THE event for veterinary practice management consultants and industry experts. Attendees will get to learn from the best — our members — through two full days of interactive CE sessions on the current trends, best practices and lessons learned. In addition, there will be many opportunities to connect and collaborate with other leading minds in veterinary practice management. Don’t miss it!

Preliminary Schedule

Tuesday, August 25
6:00 – 7:00pm New Member Orientation
7:00 – 8:00pm Registration and Meet-n-Greet Reception
Wednesday, August 26
7:00 – 8:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00am – 12:00pm Hot Rocks Program
12:00 – 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 – 5:30pm Hot Rocks Program
6:00 – 7:30pm Reception
Thursday, August 27
7:00 – 8:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00am – 12:00pm Hot Rocks Program
12:00 – 1:30pm Lunch
1:30 – 5:30pm Hot Rocks Program
6:00 – 8:00pm CareCredit Social

Featuring Hot Rocks Presentations

What are Hot Rocks? The Hot Rocks program is a collection of what members are seeing and experiencing as the hottest, most pressing issues, innovations and tools for the veterinary industry. Presenters share information with fellow attendees about successful ways to help them and their clients thrive. The program format is a lively give-and-take discussion reflecting the varied disciplines within VetPartners.

Members are encouraged to develop and submit proposals for Hot Rocks presentations for the 2020 meeting. Call for proposals will be going out in January, 2020.


Location & Reservations

The 2020 Mid-Year Meeting will take place at the Westin Kansas City at Crown Center, located at 1 East Pershing Road, Kansas City.

Room rates are $179 single or double occupancy. The reservation link will be available in January 2020.

Get our Mobile App

Thanks to our technology sponsor Patterson Veterinary, the VetPartners mobile app is an excellent resource at our meetings. The 2020 Mid Year Meeting will go live on the app approximately one month prior to the meeting.  In the app, you’ll have access to the meeting schedule and agenda right from your device. You’ll see presentation descriptions and speaker bios, PowerPoint presentations, handouts – and much more. Also, you will receive important updates, notifications and reminders throughout the meeting.


If you’ve previously downloaded the VetPartners or Attendee Hub App, here are the instructions to access the 2019 Mid Year Meeting from your mobile device:

  • Open the App and tap on the hamburger icon/three parallel lines in the upper left
  • Click on the ‘gear’ icon in the upper right corner for Settings and select ‘Back to all Events’
  • This will open the ‘Current and Upcoming Events’
  • Click ‘download’ to access the 2019 Mid Year Meeting
  • You have accessed the 2019 Mid Year Meeting event. Now, tap on the hamburger icon/three parallel lines in the upper left again
  • Click on ‘Log in’
  • Enter your name and email address to receive a verification code in an email
  • Enter the verification code and you will have access to the locked and advanced functions of the VetPartners app