IDF Congress 2017


Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Khaleej Al Arabi Street,Capital Centre, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Conference / Congress / Symposium
Middle East and North Africa
International Diabetes Federation
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The global diabetes community will again unite at the International Diabetes Federation 2017 Congress in Abu Dhabi, UAE, on 4-8 December 2017. More than 200 speakers, both world-renowned and newcomers, 230 national diabetes associations from 170 countries and high level participation from the Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD) and other health organisations.

IDF 2017 will feature more e-poster presentations, lunch sessions on the exhibition floor, more streams, shorter session formats and overflow capacities in every session hall.
Key dates


2 January 2017 - Online registration opens
18 August 2017 - Early-rate deadline
13 November 2017 - Online registration closes

Abstracts & Grants

1 February 2017 - Abstract submission and grant application open
21 April 2017 - Abstract submission closes
28 April 2017 - Grant application closes
Mid-July 2017 - Abstract selection notification
Early-August 2017 - Grant application notification

Scientific programme

June 2017 - Fully searchable scientific programme online
October 2017 - Congress app goes live