The International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare

Jointly organised by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and BMJ, the International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare has a rich history of supporting and energising the international movement for health and care improvement.

With over 5000 improvers attending the International Forum conferences every year, this is the place to hear and meet some of the world’s brightest minds and to forge relationships that drive improvement and innovation in health and care across the world.

The International Forum in Hong Kong will focus on the key themes in health and care in the region while bringing in perspectives and knowledge from around the world.


Be part of a quality improvement community

Using our combined expertise and passion, IHI and BMJ bring you the largest international conferences focused on improving outcomes for patients and communities through quality improvement. The International Forum unites the quality improvement community and tackles common challenges, allowing you to:

  • Get re-energised, inspired and ready to tackle the challenges ahead of you
  • Embrace new ideas and perspectives to accelerate your progress
  • Get the latest research into quality and safety improvement
  • Gain practical knowledge on using improvement methods
  • Connect with like-minded colleagues to share experiences and improvement approaches, learn from innovative projects, and start collaborations


Get involved in the International Forum in Hong Kong

Calling all poster presenters – share your improvement and safety project in Hong Kong

There is no other platform as powerful and inspiring as the International Forum for sharing your achievements and contributing with your work and ideas to improving healthcare worldwide. Every year we have hundreds of poster displays, demonstrating a wide range of improvement and safety projects implemented in local, national or global settings.


Our Call for Posters is now OPEN! 

Sign up to hear from the International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare

Dates for your diary

We will be making more information available about the conference, the programme and the activities that you can expect in Hong Kong over the next few months. In the meantime, here are some dates to be aware of.

Call for Speakers – closed on 11 December 2023

Call for ePosters – open until 17 April 2024

Early Bird Registration – opens in February 2024

Programme launch – expected in March 2024


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