Finnish Veterinary Congress

The Finnish Veterinary Association organizes Finnish Veterinary Congress each autumn.
The 2022 Congress runs from the 2nd to 4th of November. The event takes place in the Helsinki Fair Centre.
The lectures will be recorded for the participants to watch later as well.

Program in English

The three-day program includes lectures in the general, business and working life, meat hygiene, food hygiene and environmental health, production animals, small animals, horses and research sessions. See full program of the Finnish Veterinary Congress >>

Please note most of the lectures are being held in Finnish, but there will be some in English:

Wednesday Nov 2, 2022

Use of technology in meat inspection

DVM, PhD Viktor Almqvist
DVM, DipECVPH Arja Helena Kautto, Swedish Food Agency (SFA) and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala, Sweden
Senior researcher, PhD Anna Rydberg, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden, Department of Agriculture and Food, Division Bioeconomy and Health, Uppsala, Sweden
Senior researcher, PhD Victor Kardeby RISE Research Institutes of Sweden, Department of Industrial systems, Division Digital Systems, Sundsvall, Sweden
DVM, PhD, Head of Research Group, Senior Researcher Marianne Sandberg, Technical University of Copenhagen

Thursday Nov 3, 2022

One Health approach for molecular surveillance of foodborne pathogens at EU level

Scientific officer, PhD Mirko Rossi, European Food Safety Authority

Single cell protein in food production

Senior scientist, Dr. rer. nat. Michael Lienemann, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Friday Nov 4, 2022

Intensive care for the foal

BVSc, DipACVIM, MRCVS Emily Floyd, Rossdales Veterinary Surgeons, UK


In addition to the lectures, there will be an exhibition representing fields of medicine, health care, instruments and pharmacology. The Congress exhibition is the largest for products related to veterinary medicine in Finland.

Further information for exhibitors >>

Please note most of the information is in Finnish; the Terms & Conditions and the Exhibition Map are also available in English. If you need assistance and other information, please contact Ms Tiina Karenius at tiina.karenius [at]


Members of Nordic and Estonian veterinary associations are granted the same fees as members of the Finnish association.

Registration to attend the lectures >>


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Annual Veterinary Congress in Finland 2019