Hosting a Congress

Eligibility to host the ISPRM World Congress

Bids to host the ISPRM World Congress can be made by any active member national society or any individual active member, if fully sponsored by a national society, to the ISPRM Central Office.
The National Society applying to host the ISPRM World Congress must have fulfilled its membership dues in full during the last two years before the application and remain in good standing until the congress takes place.

The ISPRM World Congress rotates among the three ISPRM areas:

  • Asia & Oceania (Kobe 2019)
  • The Americas (USA 2020)
  • Europe, Eastern Mediterranean, Africa (Paris 2018, Lisbon 2021)

Call for Bids timing

The Call for Bids opens four (4) years prior to the congress.

The Call for Bids for the 16th ISPRM World Congress – ISPRM 2022 – to take place in the Asia & Oceania region, is now open.

Please review the ISPRM 2022 bidding guidelines and ensure you meet the requirements, before submitting a bid

  • Deadline to submit your Letter of Intent: 22 January 2018
  • Deadline to submit the full bid (Bid Book): 21 March 2018

The scientific content of the ISPRM World Congresses is organized by the ISPRM Congress Scientific Committee following the Committee operational guidelines defined by ISPRM.

If you have any questions, please contact the ISPRM Office at