Conferences

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​IHI’s annual world-class conferences offer opportunities to learn the latest improvement ideas, connect with like-minded colleagues, and generate momentum for ch​ange in your organization.​

IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in ​​Health Care

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Orlando, FL, USA
Improvement Sci​ence Meets the Passion of Health Care​​​​​​​
For 30 years, the IHI National Forum has been the epicenter for quality ​improve​ment in health care. Those who attend explore how improvement science methodologies can be used to effect real change in patient safety ad care.​ Learn more >>


Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare

Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare March 19–22, 2020
Doha, Qatar
The Middle East Forum, a collaboration of Hamad Medical Corporation and IHI, engages more than 2,500 leading thinkers and frontline health care practitioners. Learn the latest QI ideas and methodologies, connect with like-minded colleagues, and generate momentum for change. Learn more >>

IHI Summit on Primary Care

IHI Summit 2020 April 16–18, 2020
National Harbor, MD, USA
Transform primary care with 1,000+ health care visionaries. This three-day conference combines practical instruction with rejuvenating inspiration. You will leave equipped a​nd eager to make changes that improve the lives of the populations you serve. Learn m​ore >>​ ​​


IHI/BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Europe

TaipeiApril 28–30, 2020
Copenhagen, Denmark
The International Forum brings together more than 3,000 improvement visionaries from around the world who share the common goal to improve patient care in their communities and globally. Join IHI and BMJ in Copenhagen to mark 25 years of connecting health care professionals committed to improving patient care and safety. Learn more >>

2020 IHI Africa Forum on Quality and Safety in ​​Healthcare 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
This 3-day conference focuses on health care innovations that are effective in low-resource settings. Ministries of health, health care providers, and community leaders will discuss what's working and ideas for addressing key challenges. Learn more >>

IHI Patient Safety Congress​

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Orlando, FL, USA
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Patient Safety Congress brings together people who are passionate about ensuring safe care equitably for all across the globe. This annual meeting is the must-attend event for those who continue to shape ​​smarter, safer care for patients wherever it’s provided – from the hospital to outpatient settings to the home.​​​​​​​​​​​​ Learn more >>

IHI/BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: South Asia

Taipei July 4–5, 2020
New Delhi, India
IHI and BMJ will bring their combined experience and expertise to New Delhi for an unprecedented two-day conference for health care professionals who are passionate about improving outcomes for their patients and communities. This is a new premium event that will inspire and energize the movement for health care improvement in South Asia. Learn more >>

IHI/BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Asia Pacific

Taipei September 30–October 2, 2020
Sydney, Australia
The International Forum in the Asia Pacific region showcases internationally recognized keynotes and addresses regional needs, bringing the best of international learning to the region. Join IHI and BMJ in Sydney for three inspirational days surrounded by health care professionals who share a passion for improving quality and safety in health care. Learn more >>

​Past Conferences

Browse past conferences. Continuing education credits are available 30 days after each event. If you completed the survey, received credits, and would like to print a copy of your certificate, please log in and go to MyIHI at the top of the page. From the left-hand menu, choose "My Enrollments and Certificates," find the relevant event, and choose "Evaluation & Continuing Education" just under the event name.

​​October 20195th Latin America Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare​​​

São Paulo, Brazil

​​September 2019IHI/BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Asia Pacific
​Taipei​
May 20192019 IHI Patient Safety Congress​Houston, TX
​April 20192019 IHI Summit on Improving Patient CareSan Francisco, CA
​March 2019
International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Europe
​Glasgow, Scotland
​March 2019​Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare​Doha, Qatar​
December 201830th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health CareOrlando, FL
​October 2018 4th Latin America Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare Cartagena de Indias, Colom​bia
​September 2018 IHI/BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Asia Pacific ​Melbourne, ​Australia
​May 2018 International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare ​Amsterdam, The Netherlands

April 2018

2018 ​IHI ​Summit on Improving Patient Care

​San Diego, CA
February 2018

​IHI Change Conference

​Washington, DC
​February 2018 ​1st Annual Africa Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare ​Durban, South Africa
​December 2017 29th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care ​Orlando, FL
​August 2017 ​3rd Latin America Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare ​São Paulo, Brazil
​August 2017 International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Asia Pacific ​Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
​May 2017 ​Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare
​Doha, Qatar​
​April 2017 International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare
​​London, England
​April 2017 18th Annual Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
​Orlando, Florida
​March 2017 ​2017 IHI Change Conference: Removing Barriers, Making Progress
San Francisco, California
​December 2016 28th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care
​Orlando, Florida
​October 2016 2nd Latin America Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare
​Mexico City, Mexico
​September 2016 ​​International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Asia Pacific​
​Singapore
​May 2016 ​Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare (4th annual) ​Doha, Qatar​
April 2016 International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare
​Gothenburg, Sweden
​March 2016 17th Annual Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
​Orlando, Florida
March 2016 2016 IHI Change Conference: Lead Well at Every Turn 
Dallas, Texas
​December 2015 ​27th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care
​Orlando, Florida
​​September 2015 International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Asia Pacific
​Hong Kong
​August 2015 ​1st Latin America Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare           
​São Paulo, Brazil
​May 2015 ​Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare (3rd annual)
​Doha, Qatar
April 2015 International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare (20th Annual)
​London, England
​March 2015 16th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
​Dallas, Texas
​December 2014 26th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care
​Orlando, Florida
​April 2014 ​Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare (2nd annual)
​Doha, Qatar
April​ 2014 International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare
​Paris, France
​March 2014 15th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
​Washington, DC
December 2013​ 25th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care
​Orlando, Florida
October 2013
​The HASA Quality Improvement Summit ​Cape Town, South Africa
​May 2013 ​Middle East Forum on Quality Improvement in Healthcare
​Doha, Qatar
April 2013
International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare ​London, England
April 2013
14th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
​Scottsdale, Arizona
December 2012
24th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care Orlando, Florida
September 2012
2012 Asia Pacific Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care
Auckland, New Zealand
April 2012
International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare
Paris, France
March 2012
13th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
Washington, DC
December 2011
23rd Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care
Orlando, Florida
April 2011
International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare Amsterdam, The Netherlands
March 2011
12th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community Dallas, Texas
December 2010
22nd Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care Orlando, Florida​
April 2010

 

International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare        Nice, France

March 2010
11th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
Washington, DC
December 2009
21st Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care
Orlando, Florida
March 2009
10th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
Vancouver, BC, Canada
March 2009
International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare   Berlin, Germany
December 2008
20th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care
Nashville, Tennessee