September 27- September 30, 2024

Start making your plans now to join IPATACon 2024 in Budapest, Hungary for our Annual International Pet Shipper's Conference

IPATA has been holding international conferences since its conception in 1979, with members attending from around the globe. Topics change as the pet shipping industry changes, but the purpose is always the same - to share, learn, and network - the vital keys to providing more professional services to our clients and the pet shipping industry.

Attend the only conference exclusively for pet shipping experts that is designed to grow your business. Our 3-day educational conferences are packed with current industry information, informative speakers and access to airline and government partners.
Members from all over the globe met to network and discuss pet shipping issues, social media, disaster preparedness, certification and compliance issues and many other animal wellness and care topics.

IPATA conferences are for members only.

(Many links will only be accessible by members.)

The IPATA International Conference is only open to IPATA pet shipping members and Member & Non-Member Industry Partners such as airlines, airports, government agencies, and suppliers of goods and services to the pet shipping industry.

Not a member? Submit your membership application and Join IPATA!

All Conference registrations include:

Attendance at the Icebreaker Reception on Friday eveningLunches and morning/afternoon breaks
Attendees have access to all of the presentations during the conferenceAnnual Meeting
Gala Event which includes the Awards presentations, Dinner, and More....Handouts from the speakers (when available)

Networking is encouraged through open forum discussions and activities.
Face to Face (one-on-one) appointments with airline representatives and other vendors.
Sharing of brochures and other company materials among conference attendees.

Thank you to all our Sponsors of IPATACon 2023