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Virtual Connexity activities

Join us online for these Connexity traditions and new activities—with a virtual twist! 

Please note: All times are Mountain Standard Times.


Awards Ceremony

Thursday October 1
8:00am - 10:00am

Celebrate veterinary practices who have been AAHA accredited for a quarter century or longer and find out who will be this year’s winner of the prestigious Accredited Practice of the Year award during an AAHA-star-studded virtual awards ceremony.

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Sponsor Village

Collect virtual dog bones to win money and give back to the community! Visit the Sponsor Village accessible through the Connexity interactive virtual lobby to collect virtual dog bones. Check in with all the sponsors to be entered in a drawing to win $500 for yourself and $500 for charity.

Winners will be selected from qualifying participants at random and will be notified the week after Connexity.

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Step Challenge

Sponsored by Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc.

Visit AAHA Central in the Connexity interactive virtual lobby for more information then sync your final count by Saturday, October 3, at 4:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time.

Winners will be announced and notified by Monday, October 7.

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Human Library

“Check out” experts for one-on-one 15-minute video chat sessions during the timeslots below to ask questions and gain helpful insights. Click on Human Library from the virtual lobby to reserve your session.

Thursday, October 1
12:30−1:30 p.m.

Friday, October 2
12:15−1:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 3
12:15−1:30 p.m.

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Puppy Yoga

Sponsored by CareCredit

Hop into your most comfortable scrubs and log in to the virtual yoga studio to expand your mind and stretch your body, all from your own space.

Zen Zone

All that virtual learning deserves a little downtime. Relax and find your Zen with free wellness resources and guided meditations in the Zen Zone, accessible through the Connexity interactive virtual lobby.

Guided meditations

Inspired by our original Connexity location, virtual attendees will have access to professionally led meditations in various Denver locations, such as Red Rocks Amphitheater, Chatfield Botanic Gardens, and downtown Denver. Attendees will be prompted with a daily reminder and guided through a mediation.

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Connexion groups

Join a Connexion Group of like-minded peers to virtually talk through problems, brainstorm solutions, and bounce ideas around. You never know when another hospital’s experience could shed light on your own challenges and lead to an “ah-ha!” (or rather, AAHA!) moment.

Visit the 2020 Connexity Facebook Group for more information.

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Enamel pins

Collect Connexity 2020 pins as you participate in various activities and we’ll mail them to you after the conference.

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Attend Connexity.

Connection groups

Check out an expert from the Human Library.

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Attend a wellness activity such as virtual yoga or complete the Connexity step challenge.

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Make a purchase from the AAHA Press Book Nook.

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Take a Master Class. Separate registration required.

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Meet with all the Connexity sponsors to earn virtual dog bones and be entered in a $500 drawing.

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Participate in a Connexion Group.

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Attend the AAHA Advantage info session.

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Join the Connexity 2020 Facebook Group.

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Register for Connexity 2021.


Shh . . . Plus a secret bonus pin!

AAHA Press Book Nook

Browse the Book Nook in the Connexity interactive virtual lobby between sessions and stock up on essential resources for your practice. Flip through AAHA Press books and chat with AAHA staff for personalized recommendations and check out the latest issues of Trends magazine and JAAHA, the Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association. Book smell not included.

During the show all Connexity attendees receive 15% off any Book Nook order and free shipping within the US and Canada.

Take advantage of all our Connexity offers:

  • Collect a free AAHA Press tote (and book pin!) with any purchase.
  • Read exclusive sneak peeks of our new and forthcoming products.
  • Meet our authors through videos and bonus content.
  • Enter to win free copies of our bestselling books.
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AAHA Central

Enter the Connexity interactive virtual lobby to get to AAHA Central, where you can make video chat or text appointments with:

AAHA Board of Directors
Talk to a member of the AAHA Board of Directors to find out if AAHA leadership is right for you.

Member Experience Team
Talk to a practice consultant or accreditation specialist to learn about your member benefits, including:

  • Tips on preparing for a virtual AAHA accreditation evaluation
  • Questions about how to best apply a standard to your practice
  • Savings programs
  • Marketing tools for your practice
  • The AAHA Learning platform
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Please preregister ahead of time for ticketed events, as we are still limiting capacity for some sessions.

Everyone who registers for Connexity will receive a gift box of goodies with an interactive workbook and exclusive items from our sponsors. 

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