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Learning, sharing and networking opportunities are waiting for you at the World Hospital Congress in Barcelona!

The World Hospital Congress, IHF’s cornerstone event, is a unique global forum that brings together leaders of hospitals, health services, and healthcare organizations to discuss key drivers of national and international policy, management, financial trends and solutions.

Through this forum multidisciplinary exchange of knowledge, expertise and experiences are facilitated, together with dialogue on best practices in leadership, management and service delivery.

The IHF World Hospital Congress is a one-stop-shop for the healthcare professional seeking the opportunity and environment in which to engage in a 360-degree learning and knowledge-sharing experience among peers.

44th edition of the Congress
"People on board: Transforming Healthcare. Future is now"
2-5 November 2020
Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain

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Previous Congresses

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  • ISQua's 37th International Conference
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  • 27th International Conference on Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services
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  • Hospital Management Asia 2018
  • Joint Meeting of International Hospital Federation and Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development
  • 2016 Hospital Authority Convention
  • 2016 Hospital Authority Convention
  • Strengthening Partnerships Between Public Health & Health Care
  • Hospital Management Asia 2015
  • Hospital Management Asia 2016
  • Geneva Health Forum 2016
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