International Pig Veterinary Society

The International Pig Veterinary Society (IPVS) is an association of specialists in pig health and production. The IPVS was founded in 1967. The first Congress was held in Cambridge, United Kingdom in 1969 and the second in Hannover, Germany in 1972.  
The objectives of the Society shall be the following: the holding of international congresses for the exchange of knowledge related to pig health and production and the promotion of the formation of Pig Veterinary Societies in all pig producing countries and promotion of cooperation between such societies.