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 2016, Cape Town    18-21 April 2016 


16th International Conference on Emergency Medicine

Host: Emergency Medicine Society of South Africa (EMSSA)

Get ready and plan your African trip now!   Visit the website here.

ICEM 2018  - Mexico City    5 - 9 June 2018

17th International Conference on Emergency Medicine
Host: Sociedad Mexicana de Medicina de Emergencieas (SMME)

ICEM 2019 - Seoul, Korea    12 - 15 June 2019      Access the Bid document here

18th International Conference on Emergency Medicine
Host: The Korean Society of Emergency Medicine (KSEM)


ICEM 2020 - Buenos Aires, Argentina 16 - 19 June 2020


19th International Conference on Emergency Medicine
Sociedad Argentina de Emergencias (SAE)



Previous ICEMs


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