Registration and abstract submission now open

We are pleased to inform you that the abstract submission and registration for ECTS 2018 in Valencia (Spain) are now open.

With an international delegation of clinicians and basic scientists, ECTS Congress is the meeting where great science, collaboration and research across the musculoskeletal field come together.  By submitting an abstract you can become an active part of the congress and have the opportunity to share and discuss your work with other experts in the field. 


Have a look at the ECTS 2018 website and discover the programme

This year, ECTS 2018 will feature more opportunities for focused poster presentations to create networks and exchange ideas. 

The deadline for submitting your abstract is 12 February 2018.

With the opening of the abstract submission, we also officially launch the congress registration and applications for our Early Career, East-meets-West and Allied Health Professional Awards.


We are happy to announce that the registration is open now.

Register now for the ECTS 2018 and pre-congress programme. It only takes a few minutes and you will benefit from discounted rates!

For more information such as the registration fees click register now.


Take an active part in shaping the leading European Congress in the bone field by submitting your research.

Find out more on how to plan and prepare your abstract on the website.

Deadline for abstract submission: 12 February 2018


Have a look at the high quality and diverse programm and get a first insight into the Pre-Congress programm.

Get yourself informed about the variety of opportunities and all symposiums and lectures

Make your work part of ECTS 2018 and join us in Valencia, a beautiful place for scientific exchange!

If you have any questions regarding your registration or abstract submission, please do not hesitate to contact us via email at any time.

Register now for the ECTS 2018 and pre-congress programme. It only takes a few minutes and you will benefit from discounted rates!

We are always happy to help.

Your ECTS 2018 Congress Team

Support the Education – Become a sponsor of ECTS 2018

After the success of ECTS 2017 in Salzburg it is our pleasure to invite you to the 45th European Calcified Tissue Society Congress, to take place 26 – 29 May 2018 in beautiful Valencia, Spain.


We expect around 1,000 delegates at ECTS 2018, representing a diverse range of specialties.

The high-quality scientific programme is developed for both clinical and basic scientists, many of whom are key opinion leaders in their fields.



For this unique event, we offer attractive sponsorship packages for all budgets. Make sure you share your activities by

  • hosting a Satellite Symposium, Educational Symposium or Industry Spotlight Session
  • creating a dedicated sponsor page in the mobile App 
  • supporting the development of the Congress Report 

Check out the Industry Prospectus for all sponsor- ship opportunities and read more about the main reasons to participate in the congress.


The building of the Congress Center Valencia is an emblematic piece of architecture, designed by the renowned architect Norman Foster. 

The building is the ideal balance of beauty, func-tionality and versatility. It is easily accessible from the city centre and the Valencia International Airport. 

The exhibition will be perfectly integrated between the conference rooms. 


We gladly introduce the new organising team from INTERPLAN Congress, Meeting & Event Manage-ment AG (clockwise from upper left): 

Project Managers
Severine Weinz
Franziska Linge

Industry Liaison Manager
Karin Seidel

Exhibition Manager
Svenja Behrens

Karin Seidel will be happy to assist you with any question you may have concerning the exhibition and sponsorship opportunities.

We look forward to hearing from you and we remain at your disposal for any question you may have.

Kind regards,

Anna Teti
ECTS President and Scientific Programme Committee Chair

Nuria Guañabens
Local Organising Committee Chair