Regional Meetings


Asian-Oceanic Regional Meeting

Asia Pacific Neurocritical Care Conference
June 28-30, 2024
Borneo Convention Centre, Kuching, Malaysia

Middle East & Africa Region

19th Emirates Critical Care Conference 
When: May 12-14, 2023
Event Centre, Dubai Festival City, UAE


Past Meetings: 

North-Central America Regional Meeting

International Critical Care Nurse Meeting, International Panamanian Society and North America Chapter of NCS
When: April 2022
Where: Panama

Critical Care Canada Forum 
November 23 -25, 2022
Where: Sheraton Centre, Toronto
Website: https:

Middle East & Africa Region

18th Emirates Critical Care Conference - in collaboration with 4th Emirates Nursing Association, Critical Care Nurses (ENA-CCN), in conjunction with 17th International Pan Arab Critical Care Medicine Society -IPAC-CMS, 13th Asia Africa Conf. of World Federation of Intensive and Critical Care - WFICC, The 4th Global Network on Emergency Medicine - GNEM and The 3rd Regional Neurocritical Care Meeting in the Middle East/Africa in Africa
When: May 12-14, 2022
Dubai Festival City, UAE

Egyptian Critical Care Summit
March 29-31, 2022
Location: Egypt

South America Regional Meeting

V NCS Regional Meeting, III Jornadas NEUROSOCHIMI, XI Jornadas de la Sociedad de Neurointensivismo LABIC
When: September 6 to 9, 2022
Where: W Hotel, Santiago de Chile. South America

November 13, 2021
Location: Cali, California
Chair: Jorge Mejia 

Asian-Oceanic Regional Meeting

Philippine Neurocritical Care Society
April 28-30, 2022
Hosted virtually from the Philippines
Geraldine Siena L Mariano, MD, FPCP, FPNA, FNCS, FPSCCM

September 24-26,2021
Location: Virtual Meeting

17th Emirates Critical Care Conference (ECCC) & 16th World Federation of Critical Care Nurses (WFCCN) World Conference

Dates: June 18-19, 2021
Location: Dubai, UAE (Hybrid Meeting)

Neurocritical Care Society (NCS) Asian (and Oceanian) Chapter Annual Meeting 2019

Dates: June 8-9, 2019
Location: Osaka Medical College, Osaka, Japan
Language: English 
Chair: Masao Nagayama, MD, PhD, FAAN, FACP, FNCS      
Co-Chair: Hitoshi Kobata, MD, PhD         
Congress venue is Osaka Medical College, Faculty of Nursing (North Campus), 7-6 Hacchonichimachi, Takatsuki City, Osaka Prefecture.
Submission of the abstract for the oral presentation is encouraged. For more information, please send an email to: the Congress Coordinator DO CONVENTION INC.,  

The appropriate airport is Kansai International Airport (KIX).

15th Emirates Critical Care Conference

The First Regional Neurocritical Care Meeting in the Middle East and Africa

View the event website here. 
April 4-6, 2019
Location: Dubai, UAE
Language: English
Chairs: Prof. Dr. Hussain Nasser Al Rahma, Dr. Yasser B. Abulhasan, Dr. Katja Wartenberg
Abstracts: Accepted through February 15, 2019 (View Guidelines)
It is a great pleasure to welcome you all to the first Regional Neurocritical Care Meeting in the Middle East and Africa, which was developed in partnership between the International Pan Arab Critical Care Medicine Society and the Neurocritical Care Society as part of the 15th Emirates Critical Care Conference (ECCC) April 4-6, 2019, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 

There will be a highlighted full-day Neurocritical Care track (April 5) presenting topics and practice updates that will cover ischemic stroke, intracranial hemorrhage, traumatic brain injury management, to challenges in diagnosis, general critical care, and prognostication of the neurological injured patient. Courses and workshops will include an Emergency Neurological Life Support course (April 4), a Determination of Brain Death workshop (April 6) and an Introduction to Transcranial Doppler workshop (April 6). Original abstracts relevant to basic, translational and clinical research in neurocritical care will qualify for publication in the Neurocritical Care Journal. Additionally, a newly developed award will be presented at the meeting for the outstanding scientific abstract presented at the conference. Online abstract submission is currently open on the conference's website.