International Conference on Emergency Medicine

The IFEM Assembly has resolved to hold the International Conference of Emergency Medicine annually.  Annual meetings will commence from 2019.    The annual conference is hosted by the winner of a bidding process open to IFEM Full and Affiliate member organisations. 

To view the Guidelines for the ICEM and bidding procedure click here.    Guidelines for the ICEM in Spanish here.

ICEM 2021 - call for expressions of interest

If your organisation is a Full or Affiliate Member of IFEM and you would like to host an ICEM, review our guidelines and then submit an expression of interest to host ICEM 2021. 

ICEM 2014, Hong Kong

15th International Conference on Emergency Medicine

Host: Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine (HKCEM)

Our recent Conference was the most successful ever!  Information, including photos will be available at the website Further information available at

ICEM 2016, Cape Town

18-21 April 2016.  Get ready and plan your African trip now!   Visit the website here.
16th International Conference on Emergency Medicine
Host: Emergency Medicine Society of South Africa (EMSSA)

ICEM 2018  - Mexico City

2018 - date to be confirmed
17th International Conference on Emergency Medicine
Host: Sociedad Mexicana de Medicina de Emergencieas (SMME)

Previous ICEMs

Click here to see previous conference locations and hosts.  Further information and access to talks from the recent ICEM 2012 held in Dublin, can be accessed here.