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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19 August - 22 August
Reykjavik, Iceland

NSCMID annual meeting 2018
Description:The annual meeting of NSCMID is a scientific conference covering both the areas of infectious diseases and clinical microbiology with a...

30 August - 02 September
Hong Kong

17th Asia-Pacific Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infection cum 8th International Infection Control Conference
This important meeting on clinical microbiology, infectious diseases diagnostics and management, infection prevention and control offers a unique...

30 August - 01 September
Weisbaden, Germany

17th European Congress of Internal Medicine
The European Congress of Internal Medicine – ECIM – is a major event where physicians, scientists and other experts in the field of Internal ...

03 September - 06 September
Berlin, Germany

FoodMicro 2018 – 26th International ICFMH Conference
The field of food microbiology has changed rapidly in the last decades and new methods help scientists all over the world to master the challenges...

04 September - 07 September
Lisbon, Portugal

ESCMID/ASM Conference on Drug Development to Meet the Challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance
Conference ObjectivesBackground: Antimicrobial drug resistance remains a pressing public health problem. There has been a resurgence in interest in...

ESCMID Conference
06 September - 08 September
Helsinki, Finland

37th Annual Meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society
The conference will bring together experts, practitioners and companies involved in the treatment of bone and joint infections.

12 September - 14 September
Grenoble, France

Infection in the Elderly: the Next Challenges
To provide new insights and scientific exchanges on sepsis in older populations, including:• Current views on the pathogenesis of sepsis and...

ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course
13 September - 16 September
Ghent, Belgium

HIV reservoir characterisation workshop & HIV Cure minisymposium 2018
The HIV reservoir characterisation workshop is organised by the HIV Cure Research Center, led by professor Linos Vandekerckhove. In the fourth...

14 September - 16 September
Sydney, Australia

ESCMID/ASID Course on Infectious Diseases in Pregnant Women, Fetuses and Newborns
This course will provide updated information in aninterdisciplinary setting on:• Epidemiology and burden of infectious diseases in pregnancy and...

ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course
17 September - 19 September
Rungsted Kyst, Denmark

Introduction to Whole Genome Sequencing and Analysis for Microbial Diagnostics
This 3-day workshop is aimed at participants with no or limited prior knowledge of the topic. Perhaps you are a microbiologist or medical doctor...

19 September - 21 September
Delhi, India

Antifungal Resistance in Candida and Aspergillus: from Clinic to Clinical Laboratory
The course will consist of three days, of which two days are dedicated to hands-on training of antifungal susceptibility testing, screening of azole...

ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop
23 September - 26 September
Athens, Greece

21st Annual Meeting of the European Society for Clinical Virology (ESCV)
Description:It is our great pleasure to invite you to the 21st ESCV Annual Meeting which will be held in Athens, 23-26 September, 2018. The ESCV...

25 September - 28 September
Lausanne, Switzerland

Diagnostic Microbiology: MALDI-TOF, Bacterial Genomics, Metagenomics, Automation and Molecular Microbiology
To further improve patients care, it is crucial to continue to develop new tools providing faster results, with a broader diversity of pathogenic...

ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop
25 September - 28 September
Bochum, Germany

Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing and Surveillance: from Laboratory to Clinic. A EUCAST, ESGARS and EPASG Perspective
• Explain the process of EUCAST breakpoint definition• Understand the rationale for EUCAST clinical breakpoints including the PK/PD approach and...

ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop
26 September - 28 September
Havana, Cuba

Conference on antimicrobial resistance from bench to practice
Latin America is a hotbed for many well-known and emerging infectious diseases. It is also a region that contributes greatly to both the global...

ESCMID Conference
27 September - 28 September
Rome, Italy

Management of Mycobacterial Infections and Associated Comorbidities
The aim of the course is to provide participants with an updated insight into tuberculosis and non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections in the...

ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course
01 October - 03 October
Rome, Italy

International Conference on Migration Health
International migration is a global phenomenon that is growing in scope, complexity and impact. Human migration is now at an all-time high, ...

11 October - 13 October
Munich, Germany

Acute Bacterial CNS Infections of the Brain
Acute CNS infections are still associated with high mortality and morbidity. Crucial factors for improving outcome are a quick diagnostic work-up,...

ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course
18 October - 21 October
Cape Town, South Africa

34th World Congress of Internal Medicine (WCIM 2018)
Description:WCIM 2018 promises to be an unforgettable professional and scientific experience in a unique multicultural environment. WCIM 2018 will...

20 October
Milan, Italy

2nd WAIDID Congress

21 October - 24 October
Groningen, Netherlands

Capacity-Building Workshop: Metagenomics in the Diagnostic Laboratory
After the successful introduction of Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) technology for epidemiological inference and surveillance in routine...

ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop
24 October - 25 October
Mestre, Italy

2nd Hot Topics In Infectious Disesaes (HTIDE)

07 November - 09 November
Seville, Spain

Better Methods for Clinical Studies in Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology: a Hands-on Workshop
Perfect methods in designing and performing randomized controlled trials, observational studies and systematic reviews/meta-analyses allow us to draw...

ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop
07 November - 09 November
Seville, Spain

Better Methods for Clinical Studies in Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology: a Hands-on Workshop
Perfect methods in designing and performing randomized controlled trials, observational studies and systematic reviews/meta-analyses allow us to draw...

ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop
12 November - 16 November
Nijmegen, Netherlands

Dutch Antibiotic Stewardship Masterclass and Expert consultancy
The masterclass aims to teach senior staff hospital doctors, policy makers and is ideally oriented at groups.

03 December - 04 December
Heidelberg, Germany

Annual Meeting of the German Center for Infection Research
The German Center for Infection Research is specialised in translational research that utilises insights from fundamental research for ...


07 February - 08 February
Seville, Spain

24th International Symposium on Infections in the Critically Ill Patient
The aim of this two-day symposium is to review current concepts, technology and present advances in infections in critically ill patients.

07 February - 09 February
Madrid, Spain

ESGAP Antibiotic Use in Practice Workshop
Antibiotics are amongst the most commonly used drugs, and any physician, at one time or another, will prescribe them. However, in most medical ...

16 April - 18 April
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

International Conference on One Health Antimicrobial Resistance
It is generally recognized that control and prevention of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) requires a holistic One Health approach involving...

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