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
Sleep Medicine Congress / 2nd Congress of FMMSV / 1st Congress of AFMASOM March 1-3, 2018
26th Congress of the European Psychiatric Association / EPA 2018 March 3-6, 2018
2nd Latino-American Meeting on Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine / 1st Portuguese Congress on Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine March 16-17, 2018
2nd Sleep Congress of Asian Society of Sleep Medicine / ASSM2018 March 22-25, 2018
9th International Surgical Sleep Society Meeting April 5-7, 2018
BSS Hands-On Meeting 2018 April 17-18, 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
35th Annual International Dream Conference June 16-20, 2018
24th Congress of the European Sleep Society September 25-28, 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

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.


Sleep Medicine Congress / 2nd Congress of FMMSV / 1st Congress of AFMASOM
March 1-3, 2018

Fes Marriott Hotel Jnane Palace
8 avenue Ahmed Chaouki Fes 30000 Morocco
http://www.fmmsv.org/

Contact Information for Organizer:
Secretary of the F M M S V, AFMASOM
5 bis Rue IBN BABIK Quartier Racine – Maarif Casablanca , 20100 – Maroc
Tel : +212 522 940 838 / +212 667 454 530 E-mail: fmsv15@gmail.com

Main Topic: Pneumology and SAS, Cardiology and SAS, Neurology and SAS, Psychiatry and SAS, Endocrinology and SAS, Training Workshop PGV and PSG, ENT and SAS, Last Recommendation on SAS, SAS Treatment news

View the Early Program (PDF)


The 26th Congress of the European Psychiatric Association / EPA 2018
3 – 6 March 2018

Nice Acropolis Convention Centre
1 esplanade Kennedy
06302 Nice cedex 4
www.epa-congress.org/2018

Main Topic: The theme of the Congress will be “Mental Health – Integrate, Innovate, Individualise”. A special focus of EPA 2018 will be the integration of new technologies and research finding into person-centred approaches to prevention, care and training, at a time in which difficult challenges, such as displacement, war, terrorism and economic constraints, require new answers.


2nd Latino-American Meeting on Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine / 1st Portuguese Congress on Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine
16-17 March 2018

Lisbon Faculty of Medicine
Lisbon, Portugal

Contact Information for Organizer
Catarina Carmelo
Eventos by Transalpino

Rua de São José, 220-222, 1150-327 Lisboa | Portugal
RNAVT 6859
+351 915 093 450

email: catarina.carmelo@eventosbyt.pt
transalpino-eventos.com/site/cronobiologia

Main Topic: Join sleep specialists and health related professionals in a meeting with the potential to increase awareness and increase scientific knowledge on Clinical Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine.

Estimated Attendees:
Physicians, Dentists, Psychologists, Technicians, Health related Professionals and Researchers with interest and focus on Clinical Chronobiology and Sleep Medicine.


2nd Sleep Congress of Asian Society of Sleep Medicine / ASSM2018
March 22-25, 2018

Seoul, Korea
COEX Convention and Exhibition Center
513, Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu
Seoul, Korea 135-731
assm2018.com

Main Topics:  To provide participants from around the world with unmatched opportunities to exchange scientific ideas and experiences in sleep medicine. Join us to learn about recent advances in sleep medicine including up-to-date clinical and basic research techniques.


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)


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.


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.


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.

 


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


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.