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. Meetings are listed in order of event date.


Calendar: Name of Meeting / Event Date
IASSACON2019 March 29-31, 2019
Progetto Sonno & Psiche 2019 2a Edizione – Rapallo May 3-4, 2019
10th International Surgical Sleep Society Meeting May 10-11, 2019
Clinical Update Sleep – AUXOSLEEP 2019 (ESRS) May 18, 2019
SLEEP 2019 (SRS) June 8-12, 2019
Progetto Sonno & Psiche 2019 2a Edizione – Aci Castello (Catania) June 11-12, 2019
19th WPA World Congress of Psychiatry August 21-24, 2019
The 11th annual meeting of Integrated Sleep Medicine Society Japan (ISMSJ) October 11-12, 2019
Progetto Sonno & Psiche 2019 2a Edizione – Desenzano del Garda (Brescia) October 11-12, 2019
5th International Conference On Sleep Disorders (ICSD) (SEAASM) October 12-13, 2019
Sleep Down Under 2019 (ASA) October 17-19, 2019
Sueño es vida (SOCHIMES) October 24-26, 2019
27th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Sleep Research and Sleep Medicine (DGSM) November 7-9, 2019

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 Meeting Details

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.


IASSACON2019, 7th Annual National conference of Indian Association of Surgeons for Sleep Apnoea
March 29-31, 2019
Chandigarh, India

About: With eminent international and National faculty confirming their participation, IASSA offers one of the biggest enrichment experiences in Sleep Apnoea Management. With pleasant weather throughout March, Chandigarh the beautiful city provides a feast for the visitors, being one of the cleanest and greenest cities in the country.

Audience: Attendance will be General Physicians, Pulmonologists, ENT Surgeons, Faciomaxillary Surgeons and Neurologists

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Progetto Sonno & Psiche 2019 2a Edizione

May 3-4 Rapallo, Italy
June 11-12 Aci Castello, Italy

October 11-12 Desenzano del Garda (Brescia), Italy

Contact Information for Organizer:
Dr.ssa Alessandra Palmieri               Email:

About: insomnia and the alteration of the circadian rhythms have repercussions in a cascade mechanism on the various organs of the human body with potential repercussions on the etiopathogenesis of pathologies such as psychiatric disorders, hypertension diabetes and obesity.

Audience: Attendance will be Psychiatrists

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10th International Surgical Sleep Society Meeting (ISSS)

May 10-11, 2019
New York, New York USA

Contact Information for Organizer:
Christina Espiritu        

About:Upon completion this comprehensive 2-day continuing medical education program, participants should be able to describe the pathophysiology of OSA, become familiar with current research on mechanisms of sleep apnea; recognize the common causes of CPAP intolerance and understand the role of adjunctive or alternative therapies in the treatment of OSA; discuss the most current OSA medical and surgical evaluation and treatment options; and organize and implement a successful multidisciplinary approach to treat patients with OSA. Additionally, this course offers you a great opportunity to discover new innovative products and services that support sleep conditions and aim to improve patient care with easy access to our industry partners in our exhibit hall.

Audience: 300 MD/DO, DDS/DMD, Allied Health Professionals, Resident, Fellows and Students.

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Clinical Update Sleep – AUXOSLEEP 2019 (ESRS)

May 18, 2019
Milan, Italy

About:This one-day Clinical Update on Sleep Disorders, will review the latest research for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with sleep disorders, including obstructive sleep apnea. The topics will be grouped according to the symptomatic presentation of patients with hypersomnia, parasomnia and insomnia.

Audience: Attendance will be sleep experts

SLEEP 2019 (SRS)

June 8-12, 2019
San Antonio, Texas, USA

Contact Information for Organizer:
Jordana Money   

About: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

Audience: physicians, researchers, technologists, nurses.

19th WPA World Congress of Psychiatry 

August 21-24, 2019
Lisbon, Portugal

About: crucial issues in psychiatry and mental health, listening to numerous keynote lectures that convoy our present scientific and technological revolution. Certainly, you will profit from up-to-date research data, the best lectures from experts in all fields, a high quality scientific content, interaction between professionals, users and carers, and relevant peer-to-peer networking. Furthermore, whether your contribution is in the field of psychopathology, biologic psychiatry, pharmacotherapy, psychiatric training, psychotherapy, social psychiatry, rehabilitation, prevention or services organization it will surely be vital to further our knowledge.


The 11th annual meeting of Integrated Sleep Medicine Society Japan (ISMSJ)
October 11-12, 2019
WINC Aichi (Aichi Industry and Labor Center), Nagoya, Aichi Pref., Japan

Contact Information for Organizer:
Takuya OGURI       Email:

About: ISMSJ was established in 2008 in Japan aiming at integration of various medical fields and occupations related sleep. The mission of ISMSJ includes cultivating human resources that are truly able to practice sleep medicine with multidisciplinary approach and creating world-class sleep medicine originating in Japan. 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.
Notes: Main working language is JAPANESE.

Audience:Sleep clinicians, neurologists, physicians, dentists, technologists, nurses and researchers

5th International Conference On Sleep Disorders (SEAASM)
October 12-13, 2019

Nagpur, Maharashtra India

Contact Information for Organizer:
Dr. Rajesh Swarnaker      Email:

About: Promoting sleep medicine awareness in West India & South East Asian Regions

Audience: Around 500 attendees including Physicians, Dentists, Technologists and Neurologists

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Sleep DownUnder (ASA)
October 17-19, 2019
International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Contact Information for Organizer:
Stephanie Blower      Email:

About: This meeting will present the latest research, clinical updates and science to workers in the field of Sleep Disorders, Sleep Health, Sleep Science and Technology. A stimulating and exciting scientific programme is planned. If you want to update your clinical skills, keep abreast of the latest research developments, network with colleagues and meet with industry in the trade exhibition, this is the premier meeting in Australasia.

Audience: Around 500 attendees

Sueño es vida (Sleep is Life) (SOCHIMES)
October 24-26, 2019
Santa Cruz, Chile

Contact Information for Organizer:
Ariel Cisternas    Email:

About:The primary purpose is to make a grown in the chilean society of sleep medicine.

Audience: Around 250 attendees

27th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Sleep Research and Sleep Medicine (DGSM)
November 7-9, 2019
Hamburg, Germany

Contact Information for Organizer:
Conventus Congressmanagement & Marketing GmbH Email:

About: sleep medicine, neurology, cardiology, HNO, pneumology, chrono medicine