Pet Boarding and Daycare Expo West Events

Keynote Presentation

Monday 6:30 - 8:00pm

Boarding and Daycare Evolution: Industry Insights & Innovation

The pet industry is poised for tremendous growth. To capitalize on this potential, we need to innovate to meet the changing needs and expectations of pet parents. Join Julie Turner, President of Camp Bow Wow, as she discusses industry trends, best practices, and insights from their experience growing a successful model into a nationwide franchise. During this interactive keynote, Julie will engage attendees on the common issues, challenges, and learnings that will impact all of us as the industry continues to evolve.

First Financial Bank Meet & Greet Party

Monday 8 - 10pm

Immediately following the keynote address - Free to all attendees

Come join your pet care peers, for the opening night meet & greet, immediately following the Keynote Address. Mingle with your peers and enjoy conversation, bar and hors d’oeuvres.

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Happy Hour with Live Oak Bank

Tuesday 5:00

Live Oak Bank welcomes you to join them for Happy Hour right as the last seminar ends on Tuesday evening. Make your way to the lobby for cocktails and mingling at 5pm. See you there!

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Round Table Discussion Luncheon

Tuesday 11:30 - 1:00pm
Wednesday & Thursday 12:00 - 1:30pm

Network with fellow pet boarding professionals at our meet and greet luncheons. Luncheon ticket holders can enjoy a delicious meal while discussing the industry with those who are just as passionate about caring for pets. Share stories, “talk shop,” or use the provided discussion questions to guide your conversation during this time of camaraderie with like-minded pet care professionals. Luncheon events are included with the Gold and Basic Deluxe packages. They can also be purchased separately.