Society & Endorsed Meetings

Meetings and events of our Associate Society Members:

Name of Meeting / Event Date
SILVER JUBILEE CONFERENCE (details below) September 20-23, 2017
Sleep DownUnder 2017 (details below) October 25-28, 2017
2017 SLEEP AND STROKE, Mayo Clinic November 4, 2017
25th Annual Meeting of the German Sleep Society (details below) November 9-11, 2017
24th Congress of the European Sleep Society (details below) September 25-28, 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:

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.


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

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

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


September 20-23, 2017
​The International Centre, Goa, India

Contact Information for Organizer:

Goasleep2017 Conference Secretariat

Phone: +91 80 2699 5169

Main Topic: International Conference on Sleep Medicine and Research. ​​Pre-conference workshops: National Sleep Technology Course (NSTC-2017) on 20th September 2017, National Sleep Medicine Course (NSMC-2017) conducted by AAPIOS on 21st September 2017

Sleep DownUnder 2017
October 25-28, 2017
SkyCity Auckland Convention Centre, Auckland, New Zealand

Contact Information for Organizer:

Telephone (AUS): 1800 193 405
Postal Address: PO Box 90-040, Auckland 1142, New Zealand

Street Address:
31C Normanby Rd Mt Eden, Auckland 1024, New Zealand

Main Topic: 29th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Sleep Association (ASA) and Australasian Sleep Technologists Association (ASTA)

25th Annual Meeting of the German Sleep Society (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Schlafforschung und Schlafmedizin)
November 9-11, 2017
Messe und Congress Centrum
Halle Münsterland GmbH
Albersloher Weg 32
48155 Münster

Contact Information for Organizer:

Conventus Congress & Marketing GmbH
Dirk Eichelberger / Tina Markert
Carl Pulfrich Straße 1 • 07745 Jena
Phone +49 3641 31 16-305 / -367
Fax +49 3641 31 16-243

Main Topic: “Sleep Moves,” sleep medicine, sleep research with symposia & abstracts

24th Congress of the European Sleep Research Society
25 – 28 September 2018

Basel, Switzerland
Congress Center Basel
Messeplatz 21
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.

Deadline for submission of symposia proposals: Monday, 25 September 2017, 23:59h CET