Join our FREE network for latest news, events, training, research, sponsorship opportunities and more

Conference Calendar

Following is a listing of upcoming local, national and international conferences relevant to the sector. Please note that this page is updated as notifications of conferences are received by SiREN. If there is a conference that you would like SiREN to include in this list please contact us at

SiREN has developed a video resource to support you to prepare a memorable conference presentation. Watch the video here.

Date Conference Location Summary
21-25 October 2018 HIV Research for Prevention  Madrid, Spain

HIV Research for Prevention (HIVR4P 2018) is the only global scientific conference focused exclusively on the challenging and fast-growing field of biomedical HIV prevention research.  HIVR4P supports cross-fertilization among research on HIV vaccines, microbicides, PrEP, treatment as prevention, and other biomedical prevention approaches, while also providing a venue to discuss the research findings, questions, and priorities specific to each.

1-3 November 2018 2018 IUSTI Asia Pacific Sexual Health Congress Auckland, New Zealand

This an invitation to all health professionals working in the area of sexual and reproductive health to  attend the IUSTI AP Congress (a joint meeting between the International Union for Sexually Transmitted Infections –Asia Pacific, the NZ Sexual Health Society and the Australasian Sexual Health Alliance). This is an opportunity to participate in a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary networking event at a  time when countries are finding it challenging to maintain sustainable sexual health service delivery.

3-6 November 2018 25th Symposium of World Professional Association for Transgender Health Buenos Aires, Argentina

This symposium is dedicated to training professionals in the field, and to the dissemination of scientific research and sharing of clinical practice expertise to network and set up new collaborations.

7-10 March, 2019

International Society For The Study Of Womens Sexual Health Annual Meeting 2019

Atlanta, United States

The International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health (ISSWSH) and the International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM) are excited about the opportunity to partner on a program that will present inclusive research, education, and best practices in human sexuality and sexual function with a global perspective.

18-19 March 2019

2nd International Conference on HIV/AIDS, STDs & STIs

Amsterdam, Netherlands

With members from around the world focused on learning about HIV/AIDS & STDs/STIs, this is best opportunity to reach the largest assemblage of participants from the hospitals, Universities, community, etc. HIV 2019 will conduct demonstrations, distribute information, meet with current and potential researchers and receive name recognition at this 2-day conference. World-renowned doctors, researchers, scientists, speakers, the most recent techniques, tactics, and the newest updates in respective field are hallmarks of this HIV 2019 conference.

10-12 July 2019 2019 National Sexual Health Conference Chicago, United States

The 2019 National Sexual Health Conference aims to create opportunities to share information, efforts, and best practices around sexual health across the lifespan by bridging the varied disciplines of education, advocacy, and clinical care, among others. Join us as we bring together clinicians, researchers, educators, social workers and healthcare administrators from around the United States.

14-17 July 2019 STI & HIV 2019 World Congress Joint Meeting of the 23rd ISSTDR & 20th IUSTI Vancouver, Canada

Under the theme of ‘The Evolving Landscape of STI and HIV Elimination’, this meeting will provide an excellent opportunity for the world’s most prominent researchers and health care professionals to come together in the shared goal of improving global public health in the field of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV. The meeting will provide Congress attendees the opportunity to network with experts, present their research findings to an international audience, hear the latest scientific developments from world leaders in the STI/HIV field, and contribute to discussions that will shape future health policies and patient care around the world.

16-17 September 2019 21st International Conference on Sexual Health and Medicine Zurich, Switzerland

ICSHM 2019: 21st International Conference on Sexual Health and Medicine aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Sexual Health and Medicine. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Sexual Health and Medicine.

12-15 October 2019 24th Congress of the World Association for Sexual Health Mexico City, Mexico

Participating at the WAS Congress in Mexico will be an opportunity to celebrate and share the diversity and richness of the science and practice of sexual health and sexual rights and meet experts and colleagues from all over the globe. Diversity is expressed by the array of scientific areas that contribute for the understanding of sexuality, including historical and social sciences, behavioural sciences, clinical and medical sciences, as well as educational sciences. Moreover, a wide range of applied areas and topics will be represented.



Latest News