Society & Endorsed Meetings

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.

Endorsed Meetings:

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

Munich, Germany
Klinikum rechts der Isar
Technical University of Munich
Ismaninger Straße 22 I 81675 Munich, Germany
http://www.isss-munich.com

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

Fuschl, Austria
https://www.xn--gsm-asra-jahrestagung-gec.at/

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

Dundee, Scotland
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

Agenda


IPSA 2018 is the 5th congress of the International Pediatric Sleep Association
April 27-29, 2018

Paris, France
Palais des Congrès de Paris
2 place de la Porte Maillot, 75017 Paris
IPSA2018.com

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
Lisbon, Portugal

Catholic University / Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Palma de Cima
1649-023 Lisbon, Portugal
Phone: +351 217 214 000
lisbonsleepsummit.org

Main Topic: To improve the knowledge around female sleep and societal challenges

Estimated Attendees: Sleep Medicine specialists, lawyers, journalists, politicians, patients, artists etc.


SLEEP 2018
June 2-6, 2018
Baltimore, MD

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
iasdconferences.org/2018

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

Basel, Switzerland
Congress Center Basel
Messeplatz 21
4058 Basel / Switzerland
www.congress.ch

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
registration.esrs[at]congrex.com

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


26th Annual Meeting of the DGSM / German Society for Sleep research and Sleep Medicine
October 11-13

Nürnberg, Germany
Nuremberg Convention Center Ost
Exhibition Center
90471 Nürnberg

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


4th Annual meeting of South East Asian Academy of Sleep Medicine (SEAASM) / ICSD 2018
October 12-14, 2018

Lucknow, India
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
SleepDownUnder.com

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)Pós-Graduação em Cronobiologia e Medicina do Sono - 2ª Edição (Vila Nova de Famalicão)

Contact Information for Organizer:
CESPU – Formação
Rua Central de Gandra, 1317
4585-116 Gandra – Paredes
Phone: 224 157 174/06
Email: mmc@greatmedicalsolutions.pt

About:
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.

Estimated Attendees:
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 MedicineOxford
Beginning October 9th 2016 – ONGOING
Online via Oxford, United Kingdom

Contact Information for Organizer:
Marion Greenleaves
Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3RE
01865 618658
sleepmedicine@ndcn.ox.ac.uk

New Oxford online programme in Sleep Medicine being offered as an MSc or PGDip commencing in October 2016. Applications being taken now.