World Sleep Congress

World Sleep Congress will provide participants from around the world with unmatched opportunities to exchange scientific ideas and experiences in sleep medicine. Attend the congress to learn about recent advances in sleep medicine including up-to-date clinical and basic research techniques. Our next congress will be held in Vancouver, Canada in September 20-25, 2019.

Our World Sleep congresses are international. But don’t just take our word for it. World Sleep Society presents the final statistics on attendees and speakers from the largest World Sleep congress in history (so far), World Sleep 2017.


Attendees by country

76 countries were represented at World Sleep 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic. Highest concentration of attendees from United States, Portugal, France, Australia and Japan.


Attendees by continent

Europe 1285
Asia 546
North America 523
Australia 130
Unspecified 109
South America 99
Africa 23


Fast Facts on World Sleep 2017 in an infographic. Click to save and share! Find us on Twitter and Facebook.


Learn how to become a member of World Sleep Society or find out more about World Sleep 2019.