Conferences

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

28th Annual Na​tional Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care

ForumHotel.jpgDecember 4–7, 2016
Orlando, Florida
IHI's National Forum is the premier conference for people committed to the mission of improving health care. This annual event draws nearly 6,000 health care professionals from around the world in person and thousands more via satellite broadcast. Learn more>>​​​​​​​

2017 IHI Change Conference:
Removing Barriers, Making Progress​

San_Francisco_2.jpgMarch 6–7, 2017
San Francisco, CA

We’re sharing the lessons from the first three years of the IHI Leadership Alliance and IHI’s High-Impact Leadership Framework with you over the course of two exciting days. Prominent voices in health care and beyond will offer insights about how to make large-scale progress. Learn more >>

Ensuring Patient Safety across the System

Ensuring Patient Safety across the SystemApril 3–4, 2017
Cleveland, OH

IHI's new, two-day conference is designed to bring health care teams back together to learn about making safety a system property — from ambulatory to acute and post-acute care — using IHI’s Framework for Safe, Reliable, and Effective Care. Learn more >>

​18th Annual Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community

18th Annual Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the CommunityApril 20–22, 2017
Orlando, Florida
Join more than 800 health improvers from around the globe in an intimate and dynamic conference setting, to energize one another, co-create solutions to similar challenges, and gain practical solutions for transformative change across health and health care. Learn more>>
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International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare

ForumHotel.jpgApril 26–28, 2017
London, England
Organized by IHI and BMJ, the International Forum connects more than 3,000 delegates from 70+ countries each year as one of the world's largest gatherings of health care professionals committed to improving patient care and safety. Learn more>>

International Forum on Quality and Safety
in Healthcare: Asia

ForumHotel.jpgAugust 24–26, 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
BMJ and IHI, working closely with strategic partners in the region, will bring together health care leaders and practitioners. The conference showcases the best international and regional thinking and offers an opportunity for international networking. Learn more>>

1st Annual Africa Forum on Quality and Safety
in Healthcare

ForumHotel.jpgFebruary 19–21, 2018
Durban, South Africa
This 3-day conference will focus 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>>

​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 2016 2nd Latin American Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare

​Mexico City, Mexico
​September 2016 ​​International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Asia​

​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

​Hong Kong
​August 2015 1st Latin American 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