Thank you for your interest in the World Hospital Congress.

Each year, the Congress is hosted by an IHF member and in 2023 that honor has been awarded to the Portuguese Consortium. This year, we are delighted to be holding the 46th edition of the Congress in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal on 25-27 October 2023 at the Lisbon Congress Centre with pre-congress activities taking place on 23 and 24 October.

Why you need to join us in Lisbon

Whether you have attended the World Hospital Congress before or looking to engage with the IHF for the first time, the organizers would be delighted to discuss the anticipated audience demographic with you.

The World Hospital Congress brings together delegates from all over the globe – a fantastic opportunity to showcase your products and services to a truly global audience.
• Raise the profile of your organization
• Fantastic networking opportunities with a multidisciplinary audience
• Excellent rates to suit a range of budgets, organizations and requirements
• Relevant and engaging programme content
• World class speakers who attract delegate

Programme and tracks

The Scientific Committee have been developing an excellent programme which will provide outstanding opportunities to hear the latest developments, leading innovations and good practices whilst providing the chance to hear from our exceptional, global faculty.

The programme will aim to provide a forum for attendees to share their knowledge and experience with defined actions to take back to their respective organizations. The Congress tracks are designed around the specific areas and challenges that IHF members have highlighted as a key focus. Each session will be linked to the following tracks:


With the Congress’ aim to share global learning and local action, the programme will provide a forum for attendees to share their knowledge and experience with defined actions to take back to their respective organizations.

2023 Sponsorship Opportunities

The 2023 sponsorship opportunities have been meticulously put together for ultimate exposure and include, but not limited to:

  • Exhibition spaces
  • Digital engagement
  • Sponsored symposia
  • Branding opportunities

Opportunity Snapshot


All Platinum, Gold and Silver sponsors will be acknowledged on the WHC 2023 website and delegate materials based on their level of spend. Sponsors that achieve a certain level of sponsorship will receive additional benefits as a thank you for their level of support.


Previous Congresses

Delegate overview

Click the button below to view the 2022 Dubai post-event report.

Post-event report

For more information or to request a copy of the Sponsorship Prospectus please contact Vicki from the partnerships team at ihfpartnerships@events.mci-group.com . We would be delighted to hear from you!


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