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All ISPAD Conferences



ISPAD is well known for the variety and diversity of its conference destinations. We carefully select destinations that balance the need to reach our global constituents with the need for first class conference infrastructure. The Executive Board’s decision follows a rigorous process with criteria including questions of finance and sustainability and the willingness of the local community to host the conference.
ISPAD is proud to announce the following destinations for its upcoming conferences:



ISPAD 2020 | Virtual Meeting

ISPAD’s 46th Annual Scientific Conference will be VIRTUAL and will be taking place October 15 to 17, 2020. More information on registration fees, deadlines and scientific program on:


ISPAD 2021 | Lisbon, Portugal       

ISPAD’s 47th Annual Conference will be hosted in Lisbon, Portugal, October 13 to 16, 2021. Prof. Dr. Catarina Limbert, Pediatric Endocrinologist at Lusiadas Hospital will chair the conference.  

ISPAD 2022  | Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates   

ISPAD's 48th Annual Conference will be held in Abu Dhabi, the Capital city of the UAE. Dr. Asma Deeb, Chief of Pediatric Endocrinology and Clinical Professor at Mafraq Hospital and Gulf University, will be the host of this conference.


ISPAD 2023   I Rotterdam, The Netherlands

ISPAD will be back in Europe in 2023 to hold its 49th Annual Conference. The city of Rotterdam, Netherlands will host the conference and its co-chairs will be Dr. H.J. Veeze, Pediatric Diabetologist as well as founder and Senior International Medical Director of Diabeter and Dr. Henk-Jan Aanstoot, Diabetologist and Senior Medical Director at Diabeter.




This selection of these outstanding global destinations is testament to ISPAD’s ongoing endeavors to reach and involve professionals all over the world. It is also an illustration of the commitment of unique individuals to host the conference and to support the development of science, research, education and advocacy in childhood and adolescent diabetes. 




ISPAD 2019 I 45th Annual Conference

Boston, United States

Dates: October 30 to November 3, 2019


Local Convenor: Dr. Lori Laffel, Chief of the Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Section at Joslin Diabetes Center and Dr. Joseph Wolfsdorf, Pediatric Endocrinologist at Boston Children's Hospital. To access to "ISPAD 2019 Report - by Joseph Wolfsdorf" click here.

ISPAD 2018 | 44th Annual Conference

Hyderabad, India

Dates: October 11-14, 2018
Local Convener: Dr. Anju Virmani, Associate Director, Pediatric Endocrinology, Max, Pentamed & Sunderlal Jain Hospitals, Delhi and Dr. Banshi Saboo, Chairman & Chief Diabetologist, Dia Care - Diabetes Care & Hormone Clinic, Ahmedabad, India



ISPAD 2017 | 43rd Annual Conference

Innsbruck, Austria

Dates: October 18-21, 2017

Local Convener: Assoz. Prof. PD OÄ Dr. Sabine Hofer, Medical University of Innsbruck, Department of Pediatrics



ISPAD 2016 | 42nd Annual Conference

Valencia, Spain

Dates: October 26 - 29, 2016
Local Convener: Dr. Luis Castaño, Director Científico de  BioCruces, Gurutzetako Unibertsitate Ospitalea, Hospital Universitario Cruces




ISPAD 2015 + APEG | 41st Annual Conference

Joint Annual Conference of the International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes and Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group

Brisbane, Australia

Dates: October 7 - 10, 2015
Local Conveners: Dr. Jerry Wales, Director of Endocrinology & Diabetes, Lady Cilento Children's Hospital, Brisbane and Dr Andrew Cotterill,Paediatric Endocrinology Department, Queensland



ISPAD 2014 | 40th Anniversary Conference

Toronto, Canada

Dates: September 3 - 6, 2014
Local Conveners: Dr. Denis Daneman, Paediatrician-in-Chief, SickKids Hospital  and Dr.  Jill Hamilton, Physician Endocrinologist, SickKids Hospital



ISPAD 2013 | 39th Annual Conference

Gothenburg, Sweden

Dates: October 16 - 19, 2013
Local Conveners: Dr. Gun Forsander, Department of Pediatrics at Institute of Clinical Sciences, University of Gothenburg and Dr. Ragnar Hanas, Dept. of Pediatrics, Uddevalla Hospital



ISPAD 2012 | 38th Annual Conference

Istanbul, Turkey

Dates: October 10 - 13, 2012
Local Conveners: Damla Göksen and Sükran Darcan, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Endocrinology



ISPAD 2011 | 37th Annual Conference

Miami, United States

Dates: October 19 - 22, 2011
Local Convener: Alan Delamater, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine | UM · Mailman Center for Child Development



ISPAD 2010 | 36th Annual Conference

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Dates: October 27 - 30, 2010
Local Convener: Olga Ramos, Directora de la carrera de Médico Especialista en Nutrición Pediátrica, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Buenos Aires



ISPAD 2009 | 35th Annual Conference

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Dates: September 2 - 5, 2009
Local Convener: Tadej Battelino, University of Ljubljana · Faculty of Medicine, Chair of Pediatrics



ISPAD 2008 | 34th Annual Conference

Durban, South Africa

Dates: August 13 - 16, 2008
Local Convener: Dr Kuben Pillay, paediatric endocrinologist at Westville and Albert Luthui Hospitals, Durban



ISPAD 2007 | 33rd Annual Conference

Berlin, Germany

Dates: September 26 - 29, 2007
Local Convener: Prof. Dr. Olga Kordonouri, Chefärztin Diabetologie, Endokrinologie und Allgemeine Pädiatrie, Auf Der Bult Kinder- und Jugendkrankenhaus, Hannover



ISPAD 2006 | 32nd Annual Conference

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Dates: September 6 - 10, 2006
Local Convener: Dr. Peter Swift, University Hospitals Of Leicester, Department of Child Heath




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