Passionate about providing a great workplace experience for your team?

Join us at Sandy Park Conference Centre, Exeter, on 28th and 29th September for our launch veterinary leadership event.


New to leadership? Want to be more effective in your role as a leader? We have the event for you!

The shortage of veterinary talent is the greatest threat to all our businesses and profession. Step away from the busyness of practice life for two-days of collaborative and awareness raising strategic think.

Join other leaders motivated to provide a better employee experience to retain and improve the wellness and sustainability of our workforce.

The Meraki Initiative Culture Change 2023 Workshop Programme, a leadership event for the veterinary profession


10+ speakers and facilitators delivering fourteen interactive workshops to self-audit your culture

Network. Share your knowlegde. Discuss best practice. Identify your strengths and weaknesses. Problem solve. Benchmark your progress. Write your action plan for change. Leave energised, ready to get started!

What outcomes can you expect?

A healthier, happier and more engaged team, higher retention and a stronger employer brand to attract students looking for EMS placements and job seekers looking for their dream place to work.

The Meraki Initiative Culture Change 2023 at Sandy Park Conference Centre


Sandy Park Conference Centre, Exeter, 28th and 29th September 2023

Getting to Sandy Park – Sandy Park Way, Exeter, Devon, EX2 7NN. Conveniently situated by junction 30 of the M5 and only ten minutes from Exeter International Airport.

Culture Change 2023 is being run as a two-day workshop event as part of VetCPD Congress.

Enjoy a two-course buffet lunch each day with a hot first course. Tea, coffee, cold drinks and biscuits will be provided throughout, as well as access to the main exhibition to meet suppliers and other delegates.

To ensure a personalised learning experience space is limited to 40 delegates with early booking recommended to avoid disappointment!


Join the speakers for dinner in the evening for a social and memorable learning experience

Whether travelling from afar or local, enjoy a stay away. Preferential room rates have been negotiated, including breakfast, parking and wifi. Quote ‘Vet Congress’ when making your room reservation.

Delegates are invited to join the speakers for dinner on Thursday 28th September at 6.45pm, subject to availability on a first come first served basis. A delicious pre-order set menu is offered, costing £50 per person.

We look forward to welcoming you in September.