Upcoming Society & Endorsed Meetings:
Details for each listed meeting appear below. Submit an Endorsed Meeting Application to be considered for listing on this page.
|Calendar: Name of Meeting / Event||Date|
|Curso Polissonografia – Módulo Básico (PSG course – Basic Module)||June 8-10, 2018|
|35th Annual International Dream Conference||June 16-20, 2018|
|24th Congress of the European Sleep Society||September 25-28, 2018|
|XXVIII Congresso Nazionale (AIMS)||October 4-6, 2018|
|10th annual meeting of Integrated Sleep Medicine Society Japan||October 5-6, 2018|
|26th Annual Meeting of the DGSM / German Society for Sleep research and Sleep Medicine||October 11-13, 2018|
|4th Annual meeting of South East Asian Academy of Sleep Medicine (SEAASM) / ICSD 2018||October 13-14, 2018|
|Sleep DownUnder 2018||October 18-20, 2018|
|2018 CSS Education Meeting / Journée de formation SCS 2018||November 2-3, 2018|
If you are an Associate Society Member and would like your meeting to be listed on this page, please contact the World Sleep Society administrative office via email.
Meetings are listed in order of event date.
World Sleep Society strives to provide information, increase awareness, and champion advocacy on sleep and its disorders amongst both healthcare workers and the general public. In an effort to raise awareness, we promote sleep meetings around the world. If your society has an upcoming meeting and would like to list it with us, download our Endorsed Meeting Application and send it to our administrative office.
Curso Polissonografia – Módulo Básico (PSG course – Basic Module)
June 8-10, 2018
R Esperanca lote 547 Pinhal de Frades, 2840-310, Seixal, Portugal
+351 918 463 126
Main Topic: Hands-on course on Polysomnography with an ample practical components targeted for technician and medical doctors starting their work, or interested in sleep medicine. Will provide a solid background on all aspects of polysomnography, from hook-up to scoring. Instructors will include 3 ESRS Certified Sleep Technologists and 3 ISMCB certified Sleep Disorders Specialist (2 pulmonologists, 1 neurologist)
Estimated Attendees: Sleep technologists and physicians working in the field of Sleep Medicine. There is a maximum of 21 attendees.
35th Annual International Dream Conference
June 16-20, 2018
Scottsdale, Arizona (US)
CONFERENCE HOTEL / VENUE
Doubletree Resort Paradise Valley Scottsdale
5404 Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85250
Main Topic: Research and Theory; Clinical Approaches; Dreamwork Practices; Arts and Humanities; Education; Religion, Spirituality and Philosophy; Extraordinary, PSI and Lucid Dreams; Dreams and Health; Culture and History; and Mental Imagery. Submission Categories include: Paper Presentations; Symposia; Panels; Workshops; Special Events; Morning Dream Groups; and Poster Papers.
24th Congress of the European Sleep Research Society
25 – 28 September 2018
Congress Center Basel
4058 Basel / Switzerland
Contact Information for Organizer:
ESRS 2018 c/o Congrex Switzerland Ltd.
Peter Merian-Strasse 80
4002 Basel / Switzerland
+41 61 686 77 77
+41 61 686 77 88
Main Topic: Promote research on sleep and related areas, to improve the care for patients with sleep disorders and to facilitate the dissemination of information regarding sleep research and sleep medicine. Congress attendees will have the chance to benefit from scientific exchange during either the formal activities or the informal meetings with colleagues from different backgrounds. They will also have a chance to relax at the sunny banks of the Rhine, and the romantic streets of the excellently preserved Old Town.
XXVIII Congresso Nazionale (AIMS)
October 4-6, 2018
Main Topic: Sleep medicine in men and women. The national congress is the occasion for the annual meeting of the Italian Sleep Science Community. It is an opportunity for updating with national and international experts in hypnological sleep science sectors.
Estimated Attendees: Neurologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, pulmonologists, dentists, pediatricians, neuropsych and nurses
10th annual meeting of Integrated Sleep Medicine Society Japan
October 5-6, 2018
Awaji Yumebutai International Conference Center
Awaji Island, Japan
Main Topic: The 10th annual meeting of ISMSJ is to be held in October 2018 at a beautiful island close to Kobe and Osaka. Main theme of the meeting is “Knowing the mouth, understanding sleep medicine”. The main working language is JAPANESE. ISMSJ has made consistent effort to develop and establish sleep medicine that is sustainable under the Japanese medical care system. On the annual meeting, great value is placed on the quality of discussion and active participation to pursue healthy sleep and good practice in sleep medicine.
Estimated Attendees: Sleep clinicians, neurologists, physicians, dentists, technologists, nurses and researchers
Nuremberg Convention Center Ost
Main Topic: The annual meeting will bring together basic researchers, clinicians and technical assistants to update all topics around sleep & sleep medicine.
Estimated Attendees: 1500
B-55f C-42, Mandar Marg, Mahanagar Extention, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226006
Main Topic: The conference aims at bringing experts from various specialties in sleep medicine on one platform to promote pioneer learning experience to all the delegates attending the conference.
Estimated Attendees: Respiratory physicians, ENTs, Psychiatrists, Neurologists, Dentists
Sleep DownUnder 2018
October 18-20, 2018
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
Cnr Merivale and Glenelg Streets
South Bank, Brisbane
Contact Information for Organizer: Stephen Noble, The Conference Company
Main Topic: Sleep DownUnder brings together expert sleep clinicians and scientists from Australia, New Zealand and around the world to share the latest advancements and innovations in the world of sleep research and clinical practice. Sleep DownUnder is the foremost scientific meeting for sleep professionals in Australia and New Zealand, with over 70% of the Australasian Sleep Association membership attending each year. This meeting also draws a host of international delegates keen to share the latest advancements and innovations in the field. The three day scientific program consists of over 200 presentations covering quality clinical updates and ground breaking research on every area of sleep medicine, sleep health and sleep technology.
Estimated Attendees: 600
2018 CSS Education Meeting / Journée de formation SCS 2018
November 2-3, 2018
Hôtel Le Concorde Québec
1225 Place Montcalm
Québec City, QC, Canada
About: Provide continuing education credits (CEC) to technologists, dentists and psychologists. Thus, courses will be offered to these three groups of participants.
Estimated Attendees: 250-300 individuals (150 technologists; 50 dentists and about 80 psychologists)
MSc/PGDip Sleep Medicine
Beginning October 9th 2016 – ONGOING
Online via Oxford, United Kingdom
Contact Information for Organizer:
Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3RE
New Oxford online programme in Sleep Medicine being offered as an MSc or PGDip commencing in October 2016. Applications being taken now.