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|
|9th International Surgical Sleep Society Meeting||April 5-7, 2018|
|Annual Meeting of the Austrian Sleep Research Society||April 6-7, 2018|
|BSS Hands-On Meeting 2018||April 17-18, 2018|
|Upstate Sleep Teaching Day||April 20, 2018|
|5th congress of the International Pediatric Sleep Association / IPSA 2018||April 27-29, 2018|
|Lisbon Sleep Summit – Sleep in Women||May 16-19, 2018|
|Annual Meeting of International RLS Study Group / IRLSSG 2018||June 2, 2018|
|SLEEP 2018||June 2-6, 2018|
|35th Annual International Dream Conference||June 16-20, 2018|
|24th Congress of the European Sleep Society||September 25-28, 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.
9th International Surgical Sleep Society Meeting
April 5-7, 2018
Klinikum rechts der Isar
Technical University of Munich
Ismaninger Straße 22 I 81675 Munich, Germany
Main Topics: Training in Upper Airway Stimulation (Patient Selection, Implantation with Live Surgery and Postoperative Care), Training in Sleep Endoscopy (with real cases), Training in Decision Making – Which treatment is suitable for which patient? (CPAP vs. MAD vs. Surgery)
Annual Meeting of the Austrian Sleep Research Society
April 6-7, 2018
Main Topic: Exchange of medical knowledge between researchers and clinicians
Estimated Attendees: Specialists (neurology, pulmonary, internal medicine, psychiatrists, pediatricians, ENT, dentists, surgeons). GP´s & technologists
BSS Hands-On Meeting 2018
April 17-18, 2018
The Apex Hotel
1 W Victoria Dock Rd, Dundee DD1 3JP, UK
Main Topics: The BSS Hands-On Meeting is a practical, clinically-focused conference, with topics across the breadth of sleep and its disorders.
Estimated Attendees: The BSS Hands-On Meeting is aimed at multidisciplinary individuals with a professional interest in Sleep Medicine.
Upstate Sleep Teaching Day
April 20, 2018
Syracuse, NY (USA)
SUNY Upstate Medical University
New Academic Building Room 4414
Speakers, Topics, and Objectives CME=5.5 points
Palais des Congrès de Paris
2 place de la Porte Maillot, 75017 Paris
Main Topic: Pediatric Sleep Medicine. The congress serves as a premier event on the international calendar of pediatric sleep bringing together physicians, educators, basic scientists, sleep technician and clinical investigators from hospitals, industry, and academia to present and share the latest cutting-edge research results and innovative solutions in the related fields.
Estimated Attendees: IPSA 2018 serves as a premier event on the international calendar of pediatric sleep bringing together physicians, educators, basic scientists, sleep technician and clinical investigators from hospitals, industry, and academia to present and share the latest cutting-edge research results and innovative solutions in the related fields.
Lisbon Sleep Summit – Sleep in Women
May 16-19, 2018
Catholic University / Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Palma de Cima
1649-023 Lisbon, Portugal
Phone: +351 217 214 000
Main Topic: To improve the knowledge around female sleep and societal challenges
Estimated Attendees: Sleep Medicine specialists, lawyers, journalists, politicians, patients, artists etc.
June 2-6, 2018
Baltimore Convention Center
Main Topic: The SLEEP meeting provides evidence-based education to advance the science and clinical practice of sleep medicine, disseminates cutting-edge sleep and circadian research, promotes the translation of basic science into clinical practice, and fosters the future of the field by providing career development opportunities at all levels
Estimated Attendees: physicians, researchers, technologists, nurses
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.
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)
Post Graduation on Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine – 2nd Edition
(Co-organized by Portuguese Association of Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine and CESPU Formação)
March 2017 to March 2018
Porto, Portugal (Escola Superior de Saúde de Alto do Ave)
Contact Information for Organizer:
CESPU – Formação
Rua Central de Gandra, 1317
4585-116 Gandra – Paredes
Phone: 224 157 174/06
The Post Graduated Course on Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine pretend to provide knowledge and training on chronobiology, chronomedicine, sleep physiology and sleep medicine. Students which successfully complete the course become able to integrate clinical and research-related competences within their basic structural training.
Clinicians of every specialties with particular interest and focus on chronomedicine and sleep medicine
Technicians working or pretending to work in sleep medicine
Scientists which have on sleep sciences their main area of interest
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.