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IDEAL Conference 2024

The IDEAL 2024 Conference will be taking place on Wednesday 3rd to Thursday 4th April in London, championing the advancement of safe and innovative surgical practices on a global scale.


IDEAL Conference 2024

This year the conference will take a deep dive into three critical areas:

  • Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
  • Global Surgery
  • Education.  

The conference provides a platform to discuss the latest developments in these areas, fostering an environment where experts from diverse backgrounds can share methodological research, real-world evaluation, and opportunities for collaboration.  The conference will feature a series of thought-provoking keynotes from international speakers.

Furthermore, the IDEAL 2024 Conference invites the submission of abstracts, providing an opportunity for participants to contribute their work.  Accepted abstracts will be published in BMJ Surgery, Interventions, & Health Technologies, offering contributors the chance to make a significant impact in the surgical community.


Conference date: Wednesday 3rd and Thursday 4th April 2024

Abstract Submission Deadline: 23:59 31st January 2024
Accepted abstracts will be published in BMJ Surgery, Interventions, & Health Technologies.

Venue: The Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE

  • Coffee and lunch provided
  • Certificates of attendance provided
  • Evening drinks and nibbles reception: Wednesday 3rd April 2024
  • Target audience:
    • Surgeons, interventionalists, and allied healthcare professionals
    • Clinical trialists and methodologists, statisticians, and economists
  • Price:
    • £350 – consultant or staff surgeon
      • £300 with early bird discount ends 29th February 2024
    • £250 – including trainees, affiliated healthcare professionals, trialists, and others
      • £200 with early bird discount ends 29th February 2024
    • £50 – Online only (no discount) 

Global IDEAL Fellowship

  • The IDEAL Conference 2024 is pleased to offer 5 fellowships to enable international delegates from Low-to-Middle Income Countries to attend the conference virtually on 3rd and 4th April 2024.  The reduced fee for attending the conference will be £10.
  • Please submit your application and CV by 29th February 2024 12pm GMT.  The IDEAL collaborative will review your application and contact you if your application is successful.
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