Conference calendar Leuven

September 4-8, 2017

International Symposium on Electrets

After succesful events in Tokyo, Montpellier and Baltimore, the 16th edition of the triennial ISE conference will be organised for the first time in Leuven. Venue: KU Leuven. 


September 6-8, 2017

EUSUHM Congress Youth Healthcare in Europe

The European Union for School and University Health and Medicine (EUSUHM) organizes its biennial congress titled: 'Mind the gap. Building bridges to better health for all young people'. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 11-14, 2017

47th European Solid-State Device Research Conference

This conference is held in conjuction with the 43rd European Solid-State Circuits Conference and will create a platform with more than 600 participants to present and discuss recent advances. Venue: KU Leuven. 


September 11-13, 2017

Summer School on Ecological Network Inference & Analysis

Master and PhD students will be introduced to the ecological network theory and network inference applied to microbial sequencing data. Venue: KU Leuven. 


September 11-14, 2017

EURHO Rural History 2017

More than 300 participants will gather in Leuven for the 3rd biennial conference of the European Rural History Organisation. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 14-15, 2017

IOFOS International Conference

Leuven is host city for the triennial IOFOS Conference, one of the largest Forensic Odontology conferences in the world. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 15-16, 2017

18th Nursing Ethics Conference / 3rd International Ethics in Care Conference

The International Care Ethics Observatory of the University of Surrey (UK) and the Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law of KU Leuven University of Leuven (Belgium) jointly organize this year's edition of the Nursing Ethics Conference. Venue: UZ Leuven, campus Gasthuisberg. 


September 18-21, 2017

European Association for the Study of Religion Annual Conference

Theme of the EASR Conference is 'Communicating Religion', as communication plays a crucial role in religion and religous praxis. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 18-22, 2017

International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Plasmas / Frontiers of Astrophysical Modeling

ICNSP will bring leading researchers in computational plasma physics together in Leuven to discuss models, methods and algorithms to solve higher dimensional, complex nonlinear problems. It is followed by the Frontiers of Astrophysical Modeling international meeting, focusing on galaxy physics. Venue: Arenberg Castle. 


September 20-22

27th International Workshop on Computational Mechanics of Materials

After past conferences in Tomsk (2016), Bochum (2015) and Madrid (2014), this 27th workshop in the IWCMM series will bring together academia and industry communities in Leuven. Venue: KU Leuven. 


September 21-22, 2017

Frontiers of Astrophysical Modeling

Ths 2-day international meeting is paired up with the International Conference for the Numerical Simulation of Plasmas. Venue: Arenberg Castle. 


September 21-23, 2017

Wittgensteinian approaches to Moral Philosophy

The focus of this conference is to identify potentially fruitful uses and possible difficulties of Wittgenstein's ideas and methodology in contemprary moral philosophy. Venue: KU Leuven.  


September 21-23, 2017

Leuven IBD 2017 Conference: Where innovation meets expertise

This confrence brings top speakers to Leuven to discuss topics that include best practices to optimize drugs and treatments goals, prediction of disease, therapeutic outcome and a selection of therapeutic options. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 22, 2017

50th ALTE Conference day

The ALTE Conference day will discuss the impact of language tests, both on society and on the lives of test takers. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 22-23, 2017

4th International Symposium on MRS of GABA

This conference is bringing togehter scientists applying MRS of GABA and those working on issues surrounding data acquisition and processing.Venue: KU Leuven.


September 27-29, 2017

25th Conference of the European Cell Death Organization

Expected to welcome about 300 participants, the 2017 ECDO conference is dedicated to one of the hottest topics in biomedical and cell death research: the intersection between cell death and the immune system. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 28-30, 2017

EARnet 2017

9th European Auditing Research Network Symposium with a keynote speech and panel session, dealing with all fields of auditing research. Venue: KU Leuven.


October 11-13, 2017

International Conference on Planarization/CMP Technology

Chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) is one of the most important processes in semiconductor manufacturing. The conference brings together researchers and engineers to discuss openly and to exchange information. Venue: KU Leuven.


October 11-14, 2017

LEST XI - Leuven Encounters in Systematic Theology

The XIth International LEST conference will be hosting speakers from ao. KU Leuven, Zimbabwe Council of Churches, Durham University and University of Glasgow. Venue: KU Leuven. 


October 18-20, 2017

BSS 2017

25th edition of the annual meeting BSS. Venue: Irish College. 


October 23-24, 2017

EFMD Higher Education Research Conference 

This annual conference is an anchor event in the initiative of the EFMD of encouraging research on business schools and their role in higher education. Venue: KU Leuven.


October 9-10, 2017

World Obesity Federation Hot Topic 2017: Obesity and Reproduction, the cradle of the epidemic

A two-day event with a programma of basic science, translational research and clinical practice. Its particpants are clinicians, midwives, psychologists and nutritionists. Venue: Park Inn by Radisson Leuven.


November 15-17, 2017

Intercity Youth Conference 2017

The 2017 Intercity Youth Conference will answer questions around the topic of youth work in an urban context. Venue: OPEK.


November 20-21, 2017

iCARE Conference

The topic of this Leuven conference is "Inclusion for children with hearing impairment". Venue: KU Leuven.


November 22-24, 2017

PoEM 2017

PoEM is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and aims to improve the understanding of the practice of Enterprise Modelling (EM). Venue: KU Leuven. 


February 6-9, 2018

2nd European Congress of Qualitative Inquiry

This years conference of the Network Qualitative Research KU Leuven and its partners is themed: Nomadic Inquiry. Venue: KU Leuven.


March 8-9, 2018

Applied Bioinformatics in Life Sciences

This second edition will focus on recent developments in bioinformatics research and highlight the power of computational biology in agricultural, medical and biotechnology research. Venue: Irish College. 


Aprili 4-8, 2018

European Conference for the Humanities

Leuven is welcoming this conference by the European Consortium of Humanities Institutes and Centres, wich took place previously in Dublin, Utrecht, Nottingham, Oporta, Pamplona, Marcerata and Edinburgh. Venue: Irish College and KU Leuven.


September 7-9, 2018

Enhanced Natural Healing in Dentistry

After a very succesful first edition in 2016 (483 participants from 38 countries), the European Meeting on Enhanced Natural Healing in Dentistry is again taking place in Leuven. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 17-19, 2018

International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering

The 28th internation conference in a series of annual courses and biennial conferences. It provides a forum for professionals such as engineers and researchers that are active in the field of noise and vibration characteristics of mechanical systems and civil structures. Venue: KU Leuven.


September 17-19, 2018

USD 2018

Organized in conjunction with the International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering (ISMA), USD 2018 intents to create an open discussion forum for engineers and researchers in the field of uncertainty modelling in structural dynamics. Venue: KU Leuven.