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Welcome to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil!

On behalf of ABRAVES – Brazilian Association of Swine Veterinary Specialists, we are pleased to invite you to come to Brazil, to the wonderful city of Rio de Janeiro, to attend the 26 th IPVS Congress to be held from June 21 st to 24 th , 2022.

The Brazilian Pig Industry has gone through great changes in the last couple of years. Currently, Brazil is the 4 th largest producer and exporter of swine in the world. The IPVS2022 Congress will gather the world´s greatest specialists in animal health, biosecurity, well-being, nutrition and reproduction, creating a perfect environment for the exchange of knowledge and experiences.

As a multicultural country, Brazil offers excellent infrastructure to host international events, being the main destination in Latin America. The city of Rio de Janeiro, the most important tourist center in Brazil for its natural beauty and warm people, welcomes you with its arms wide open to the IPVS2022 Meeting. We are preparing a special event in this wonderful city to help you live one of the most exciting experiences in your life.

See you in June 2022!

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The Place

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Riocentro is one of the most complete Convention and Events Center in Brazil, which brings together pavilions for fairs, amphitheater, convention center, hotel, restaurants, TV studios and gardens for outdoor programming. For these reasons and others, Riocentro attracts national and international events to Rio de Janeiro throughout the year.

In addition to being an important tool for attracting events, the complex is part of the Brazilian economic, political, cultural and sports history and life in the city of Rio de Janeiro. There are more than 500 thousand m², of which 98 thousand m² are of built area. It has four air- conditioned pavilions and the Integrated Convention Center (CINCO), a complex consisting of a convention center, a five-star hotel and the largest amphitheater in Rio de Janeiro.

The City

Brazil is a country of great dimensions and to visit it means to discover a place touched by a tropical climate, sunny all year round and with a coastline with more than 8500 km of beaches of undeniable natural beauty. Land of several tropical fruits, musical dance, small colonial cities with Baroque architecture and impressive metropolises of the 21st century, where you find great wealth and sophistication. Brazilian attractions are not only represented by climate, nature and architecture, but mainly by its people. Brazilians are known for their cordial and friendly hospitality, creating a perfect environment for your trip.

Rio de Janeiro is the state capital that bears the same name. Located next to the Atlantic Ocean, it has many beaches and tourist attractions.

The city's industrial park is highly diversified, including metallurgy, steel, food and mainly oil extraction and refining companies. Another source of wealth creation is tourism, being the “wonderful city” of Rio de Janeiro one of the main tourist destinations in Brazil.

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Av. Salvador Allende, 6555 - Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22783-127
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