International Symposia


The ISSCR International Symposia were designed to be smaller, more intimate meetings that bring together the world's leading experts in a specific area of stem cell science and/or application to share their research, build relationships and collaborations and move the field forward. 

Hosted in state-of-the-art venues across the globe, the program often highlights regional accomplishments by partnering with the host country or region's stem cell organizations and industry partners. 

Upcoming International Symposia:


Changing the Face of Modern Medicine: Stem Cells and Gene Therapy
16-19 October, 2018  |  Lausanne, Switzerland

The ISSCR, European Society for Gene Therapy (ESGCT), and the French Society of Gene Therapy (SFTCG) bring together a diverse slate of international speakers for four days of talks, poster presentations, and networking opportunities the explore the translation of stem cell research to the clinic.


Stem Cells & Organoids in Development & Disease
20-22 February, 2019  |  Amsterdam, Netherlands

K.I.T (Royal Tropical Institute), Mauritskae 63, 1092 AD, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Stem Cell Research: Past and Future
26-27 September, 2019  |  Seoul, South Korea

Co-Sponsored by the Korean Society for Stem Cell Research (KSSCR)


From Stem Cell Biology to New Therapies
6-8 November, 2019  |  Toronto, Canada

Co-Sponsored by BlueRock Therapeutics