Conferences


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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/BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Gothenburg 2022

June 2022, 2022 | In-person
The International Forum shares knowledge, ideas, and expertise that inform quality improvement, patient safety projects, and practice transformations worldwide. Whether virtually or in person, we bring together healthcare improvers (including patients) from different parts of the world to discuss and share examples of innovation that can be replicated. Join IHI and BMJ in exchanging ideas, celebrating successes, and helping each other solve ​problems. Learn more >>​

IHI/BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare: Sydney 2022​

July 24–26, 2022 | In-Person
For over 25 years, the International Forum has been bringing together healthcare improvers (including patients) from different parts of the world to discuss and share examples of innovation that can be replicated. Join IHI and BMJ for this in-person conference in Sydney, Australia to exchange ideas, reflect on outcomes from the region and beyond, and find solutions to common problems. Learn more >> 

Latin American Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare​

September 12–15, 2022 | In-Person and online
Now in its 7th year, the Latin American Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare, hosted by Sociedade Beneficente Israelita Brasileira Albert Einstein (SBIBAE) and in partnership with IHI, will include real-life experiences showing how healthcare companies can promote good social and environmental practices and seek opportunities for partnerships for sustainability actions reaching beyond their boundaries. The event is also an opportunity to share experiences on how continuous process improvement can lead to operational excellence, waste reduction, and risk management. Learn more >> 

IHI Forum
Orlando, FL, USA: December 4–7, 2022
Online: December 13–15, 2022
The IHI Forum is a four-day conference that has been the home of quality improvement (QI) in health ​care for more than 30 years. It brings together health care visionaries, improvement professionals, world leaders, and industry newcomers.​ Learn more >>

IHI Patient Safety Congress​
May 22–24, 2023 | National Harbor, MD, USA
The IHI Patient Safety Congress brings together people who are passionate about ensuring safe care equitably for all across the globe. This 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 Africa Forum​
The IHI Africa Forum features presenters from throughout the region and across the globe,​ addressing today's biggest health care challenges in Africa. The three-day conference provides participants with the opportunity to meet with experts and peers while learning what has worked to improve patient care and staff experience in so many health care settings.​ Learn more >>