Dear colleagues,

XVI. Middle European Buiatric Congress (MEBC 2016) is held by the Czech Buiatric Association on 7th – 9th April 2016 in Hradec Králové, Czech Republic. The congress accompanies XIV. International Veterinary Exhibition VETfair 2016. This exhibition is one of the largest veterinary exhibitions in Central Europe and it is the most visited event on Czech veterinary sphere. Let me invite you for a visit by this little introduction.

MEBC 2016 will be the social platform for meeting of pedagogues, scientists from veterinary universities, research institutions, large animal veterinary surgeons and specialists in herding, reproduction, nutrition, management and welfare of cattle and small ruminants. We would like to invite students in master and postgraduate study programmes from veterinary and agriculture universities.

Lectures and poster section will focus on recent scientific knowledge as well as on practical skills in the field of bovine medicine. The event is held in Aldis Congress Centre, divided into sections, the official language is English, simultaneously translated to Czech. Congress participants are welcome to attend the VETfair Exhibition and presentations of pharmaceutical companies directly in Aldis Congress Centre. We prepared interesting social programme for accompanying persons including the visit of the world famous Dvur Kralove ZOO and Hradec Kralove historical sights.

Apart from scientific and professional discussions let me invite you to visit Hradec Kralove historical cafes and winehouses.

On behalf of Local Organizing Committee (LOC) I hope to see you on XVI. Middle European Buiatric Congress MEBC 2016.

Josef Illek

President of Czech Buiatric Association 


Czech Buiatric Association – CBS
Prion, s.r.o. – organiser of MEBC 2016 and VETfair 2016 Exhibition