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The International Liver CongressTM

The International Liver CongressTM (ILC) has become the most influential and major congress of its kind, with participants working in the field of hepatology coming from all over Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia.


ILC serves as the leading platform to:

  • Exhibit best practice and science
  • Introduce the latest trends in hepatology
  • Present scientific advances
  • Offer education
  • Nurture networking and partnerships at an international level

The benefits:

  • Showcase your brand to a quintessential market through our comprehensive platform
  • Reinforce your position and credentials as a key player in the industry through exclusive tailor-made packages
  • Be a part of a unique platform dedicated to education and idea exchange for medical professionals
  • Reach out to and engage with KOLs from multiple markets
  • Be an EASL partner and share in its goals of improving and changing the world of hepatology

What to expect:

  • A state-of-the-art congress venue
  • Numerous meeting room options
  • New trends, innovations and challenges for the future of hepatology

Paris Expo Porte de Versailles – Pavillon 7

The congress venue that will host The International Liver CongressTM 2018 is managed by Viparis. Each year Viparis hosts 330 trade events, 120 live performances, 150 conferences, 400 corporate events and over 11 million visitors through its ten major venues in the greater Paris region.

Viparis is ISO 20121 certified for all its venues and activities. It is the first global firm in the events industry to obtain this demanding certification.

For more information visit the Paris-expo website.

Website launch02 October 2017
Abstract submission deadline15 November 2017
Satellite symposia programme submission28 November 2017
Early registration fees deadline10 January 2018
Printing material

(Company profile, Logo

and Advertisement page)

16 January 2018
Stand design submission22 January 2018
Late breaker opens05 February 2018
Late breaker closes14 February 2018
Send I.H.S.P.P. document05 March 2018
Registration name submission08 March 2018
Order of exhibitor services19 March 2018
Send Exhibitor safety instructions20 March 2018
Catering order02 April 2018

Let EASL’s highly experienced in-house management team manage and book all of your congress and exhibition requirements.


Take advantage of:

  • Lowest secured fees for cost efficiency
  • One point of contact for all your congress management requirements
  • Venue liaison
  • Our in-depth knowledge of all the requirements for organising a seamless conference exhibition

 Conference management services include:

  • Registration
  • Accommodation
  • Social events
  • Transport and shuttle services
  • Meeting rooms and hospitality suites

Exhibition management services include:

  • Registration
  • Digital management (lead retrievals and other features)
  • Coordination of freight forwarding and customer clearance
  • Booth allocation and design

Contact us for more information.

Do you have a question regarding ILC 2018? Below are the contact details depending on your request.

Exhibition & sponsorship

devi-sonida-meyMrs. Devi Sonida Mey
Fundraising and Corporate Relations Director
Tel: +41 22 807 03 69
Mob: +41 79 870 28 25


Official ILC 2018 registration agency
Congrex Switzerland Ltd
Peter Merian-Strasse 80
4002 Basel
Tel: +41 61 686 77 77

Accommodation services

Official ILC 2018 housing agency
20 rue Royale
75008 Paris
Tel: +33 1 58 16 20 10

Office hours: Monday to Friday
09:00-18.00 CET – Central European Time

Symposia AV/IT

M Events Cross Media GmbH
Mrs. Diana Paiva
Tel: +49 89 189659385

Freight Forwarding

Merkur Expo Logistics GmbH
Rheinstrasse 2
D-65760 Eschborn
Mr. Bernd Blum
Tel.: +49 6173 955 9511

Audiovisual services meeting rooms

Mr. Frederik Brunkwall


Mrs. Mélanie Dubois
Tel.: +33 1 57 25 10 00

Safety office

Mr. Hervé Pierre
Tel: +33 (0) 675 715 698

Congress venue

Paris Expo Porte de Versailles — Pavillon 7
1 Place de la Porte de Versailles, Porte A
75015 Paris, France

General enquiries

EASL office, congress organisers
EASL- The Home of Hepatology
7 rue Daubin, 1203 Geneva, Switzerland
Tel: +41 (0)22 807 29 80 – Office hours*
Fax: +41 (0)22 328 07 24 – Office hours*

* Office hours:
Monday to Friday
09:00 – 17:00 CET
Except during public holidays