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SNOMED International arranges two public events per year; one in April and one in October. 

The April event is principally a business meeting. It is held in London and includes:

  •  Formal Business Meetings of Governance and Advisory bodies (groups with an appointed or elected membership)
  •  Meetings of some SNOMED International Working Groups: working sessions of groups, completing a defined set of deliverables

Many of the meetings are open to observers, but some sessions are closed.

The October event is a larger conference with a broader scope. It is held in a different region each year and includes:

  • Formal Business Meetings of Governance and Advisory bodies (as above)
  • Working Group meetings (SIGs and Project Groups)
  • SNOMED CT Expo, including:
    • Presentations and posters related to implementation experience
    • Tutorials and workshops
    • Exhibition of SNOMED CT-enabled applications

2018 Events

April 8th-11th, 2018:

Business Meeting (free of charge)
Amba Charing Cross Hotel
London, UK

CLICK HERE to access the 2018 April Business Meeting schedule (Updated April 9th)

REGISTER HERE for the 2018 April Business Meeting & Companion NHS Digital Connectathon (Please note the Connectathon is organized wholly by NHS Digital, and not SNOMED International.)



October 14th-19th 2018:

October Business Meeting & SNOMED CT Expo 2018
Pan Pacific Hotel
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Visit for additional information as it becomes available. 

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