Attendance & ProgramBook
There are today 2067 registered participants, an all time high for IPV conferences. The ProgramBook is posted under the Scientific Program tab.
2009-05-03 Influenza A (H1N1)
WHO states that there is no rationale for travel restrictions in relation to the outbreak of Influenza A (H1N1) (www.who.int). 25th IPV will be posting more info under the Last Minute info tab.
It is now just a week to the 25th IPV conference which will commence May 8th. We wish you very welcome to Sweden.
The 25th IPV is designated for up to 40 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Further info under the CME credits tab.
We are now at 1800 participants. We have expanded facilities to allow continued registration.
The Opening Ceremony is now fully booked. The presentation program and Programs of two Satellite Symposia (ASHA and Cochrane) are now posted under the Scientific tab.
On 15th March, there were 1605 registered participants. Late registration is continuing but we will not admit more than 1800 delegates.
Including the Late-Breaker abstracts, the total number of abstracts is now 889.
The Course Curriculum of the Pre-Conference Educational Workshop and the Poster Sessions Program are now posted under the Scientific Program tab.
Abstract review completed
The 104 members of the Scientific Committee completed 4187 abstract reviews, resulting in 205 oral abstract presentations, 643 poster presentations and some rejections. Notifications are sent to all registered participants.
The SAS group is now the 25th IPV official airline, offering up to 20% discount for IPV delegates. See Official Airline for instructions.
Late-Breaker Abstract Policy
Late-Breaker Abstracts will be presented as posters and also ranked for possible presentation in the Late-Breaker Plenary Session in the Main Auditorium. Late-breaker abstract submission will open on February 1st and close on March 15th.
Many Regular Abstracts Submitted
A record number of 853 regular abstracts were submitted, in a variety of topics.
We are proud to present Abbott as Silver sponsor of the 25th IPV Conference.
Abstract submission deadline extended to December 15.
Early-bird low registration fee extended to December 15.
The Program for the Pre-Conference Educational Workshop is now available for downloading to the right on this page.
Information about travel awards is now available. Please click on Travel Awards in the menu above.
Final Announcement is now available to download above, to the right on this page.
We are proud to present Qiagen as Gold sponsor of the 25th IPV Conference.
We are proud to present NorChip as Silver sponsor of the 25th IPV Conference.
We are proud to present Roche as Gold sponsor of the 25th IPV Conference.
Nobel Prize on HPV
The Nobel Prize in Medicine goes to Harald zur Hausen "for his discovery of human papillomaviruses causing cervical cancer".
Professor zur Hausen is giving the Inauguration Lecture at the Opening ceremony of the 25th IPV Conference.
Registration, Abstract submission, Hotel booking and Social program have now opened.
We are proud to present Gen-Probe as Gold sponsor of the 25th IPV
Abstract submission has now opened. Last date for abstract submission is Dec 1, 2008. Authors will be notified by Jan 31, 2009, if oral or poster presentation.
Last date for early-bird registration is Dec 1, 2008. Last date for registration on-line to the 25th IPV Conference is April 10, 2009.
We are proud to present GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals and Sanofi Pasteur MSD as Platinum sponsors of the 25th IPV