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.

With the change to an Annual ICEM, this year eligible organisations may apply to host both the ICEM 2019 and the ICEM 2020 (see link below).  

ICEM 2019 and ICEM 2020 - call for expressions of interest


ICEM 2014, Hong Kong




15th International Conference on Emergency Medicine

Host: Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine (HKCEM)

Further information available at www.icem2014.org.




ICEM 2016, Cape Town

18-21 April 2016. 
16th International Conference on Emergency Medicine
Host: Emergency Medicine Society of South Africa (EMSSA)

ICEM 2018  - Mexico City

June 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.