Dates & Events


Here you can find upcoming congresses, conferences, educational courses organized or endorsed or promoted by ESCMID. Information on past events is available in the Calendar Archive.

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29 May - 01 June
Groningen, The Netherlands

Infection Prevention and Control: Let's Get Practical!
ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop

02 June - 03 June
Leuven, Belgium

Application of Molecular Diagnostics in Forensic Microbiology
ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop
03 June - 04 June
Tübingen, Germany

Individualized Medicine in Infectious Diseases: a Practical Approach
ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course

06 June - 08 June
London, UK

The annual meeting of the Scientific Working Group on the Standardisation of Genome Amplification Techniques (SoGAT 2016)
Description:Established for 20 years, this meeting has an excellent reputation for an informative and educational meeting. Main agenda topics...
22 June - 24 June
Saas-Fee, Switzerland

Basel Postdoc Network Retreat 2016
Description:The Basel Postdoc Network Retreat connects postdoctoral fellows from Life Sciences-related fields across several academic and industrial...

23 June - 25 June
Novara, Italy

Intrinsic and Innate Immunity to Pathogens
Description"Intrinsic and Innate Immunity to Pathogens” (Novara, Italy, June 23 - 25, 2016) is the first International Summer School organized...
28 June - 01 July
Lyon, France

Virulence and Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus: 2016 State of the Art
ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course

29 June - 30 June
Dundee, Scotland

Young Microbiologists Symposium on Microbe Signalling, Organisation and Pathogenesis
Description:The Young Microbiologists Symposium is intended to bring together graduate students and postdoctoral researchers to discuss their current...
02 July - 09 July
Seville, Spain

15th ESCMID Summer School

11 July - 14 July
Nashville, United States

Anaerobe 2016
Description:The Anaerobe Society of the Americas (ASA) hosts its 13th biennial Congress, ANAEROBE 2016 on July 11-14, at the Sheraton Downtown...
11 July - 13 July
Oxford, UK

Hot Topics In Infection And Immunity In Children
Description:3 day residential training course for PID trainers and trainees and all those involved in managing children with infections....

01 August - 03 August
Manchester, UK

2nd International Conference on Parasitology
Description:After the successful completion of the International Conference on Parasitology, 24-26 August 2015 in Philadelphia, USA, we are going to...
22 August - 25 August
Lyngby, Denmark

Medical Biofilm Techniques 2016
ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop

01 September - 03 September
Oxford, UK

35th Annual Meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society
Description:We are pleased to announce the 35th Annual Meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society which will take place in Oxford,...
04 September - 07 September
Izmir, Turkey

Status Quo of Brain Infections 2016
ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course

04 September - 09 September
Manchester, UK

International Pathogenic Neisseria Conference 2016
Description:The IPNC offers an ideal forum for scientific exchange among researchers, physicians, individuals from pharmaceutical companies and...
11 September - 12 September
Gothenburg, Sweden

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Medicine
ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course

19 September - 21 September
Hamburg, Germany

Force Health Protection Congress 2016
Description:Knowledge of awareness and expertise in the fields of force health protection, diagnosis, therapy and management of tropical and...
20 September - 23 September
Bochum, Germany

Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing and Surveillance: from Laboratory to Clinic. A EUCAST, ESGARS and EPASG Perspective
ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop

21 September - 23 September
Vienna, Austria

Accelerating antimicrobial drug development
This conference is coorganized with ASM. Background: Antimicrobial drug resistance is an urgent problem.  There are relatively few agents in...
22 September - 23 September
Istanbul, Turkey

Management of Infections in Septic Shock Patients
ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course

25 September - 29 September
Bertinoro, Italy

Infectious Diseases in Pregnant Women, Fetuses and Newborns
ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course
26 September - 28 September
Groningen, The Netherlands

Anaerobic Bacteria: Next Generation Technology Meets Anaerobic Diagnostics
ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop

28 September - 30 September
Brac, Croatia

Difficult-to-Treat Mycobacterial Infections
ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course
04 October - 07 October
Bochum, Germany

Training Course in Healthcare Epidemiology and Infection Control
Description:The training course will consist of a plenary part and 3 separate tracks. The first track is a practical exercise how to analyze a high...

05 October - 07 October
Gent, Belgium

Antimicrobial resistance in microbial biofilms and options for treatment
Description:The main goals of this meeting will be to give an overview of the state-of-the-art in the field of biofilm resistance and biofilm...
14 October - 15 October
Cavtat, Croatia

Challenges in the Management of Viral Hepatitis
ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course

19 October - 22 October
Hamburg, Germany

6th European Congress of Virology
Description:The European Congress of Virology (ECV) is the premier virology conference in Europe and is organized by the European Society for...
26 October - 28 October
Seville, Spain

Better Methods for Clinical Studies in Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology: a Hands-on Workshop
ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop

10 November - 12 November
Madrid, Spain

Antibiotic therapy in practice ESGAP workshop
Description:In a three-day workshop, participants will learn the basics of antibiotic therapy, and the rationale behind therapeutic choices made in...
14 November - 17 November
Silchar, India

International Conference on Contemporary Antimicrobial Research 2016
Description:Antibiotic resistance becomes more complicated due to lack of proper infection control programme and antibiotic policy in many parts of...

16 November - 18 November
Barcelona, Spain

Biofilms: Past, Present and Future
Description:Biofilms are responsible for 80% of total microbial infections. The objective of this workshop will be to strengthen the updated...


22 April - 25 April
Vienna, Austria

27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID 2017)

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