Social Programme

Thursday 4 July 2019

Welcome Reception at the Vetmeduni Vienna Campus

ECAR invites all Symposium delegates and participants in the Summer School to attend the Welcome Reception to have an  opportunity to relax with your colleagues and friends. Heurigen-style Austrian food and beverages will be served. The Welcome Reception is free of charge but you must confirm your intention to attend with your registration.


Friday 5 July 2019


Gala Dinner at the Schönbrunn Palace Zoological Garden

Schönbrunn Zoo is the oldest zoo in the world and part of a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. From the emperors´ menagerie it has been transformed into a fascinating modern zoologigal garden within a baroque architecture and has been named Europe’s best zoo five times in a row.

The Symposium Gala Dinner will take place in and around the Zoo´s Orangerie building, separated just by a glass window from Schönbrunn´s Orang Utans. Guided tours to selected highlights of the Zoo are included into the evening programme.

The Gala Evening is gratefully supported by our sponsors. Tickets are 70 € per person and include the dinner, wine, beer, non-alcoholic beverages as well as guided zoo tours.


Vetmeduni Vienna



Zoo Vienna