The 23RD World Congress of Dermatology in 2015 will take place in Vancouver, Canada from June 8-13, 2015. The World Congress of Dermatology is the world’s oldest and continuous international dermatology meeting. The first Congress in 1889 pre-dated the modern Olympics by seven years. The last Congress to be held in North America was in New York in 1992.

Message from ILDS

A message from Wolfram Sterry, President of the International League of Dermatological Societies (ILDS).

Message from the Scientific Program Committee

A message from Jean Bolognia, Chair of the ILDS/WCD 2015 Scientific Program Committee.

President's Message

We are pleased to extend a warm welcome to attendees from around the world to the 23RD World Congress of Dermatology, to be held in Vancouver, Canada from June 8-13, 2015.

Important Dates

The following calendar outlines key dates and deadlines. Please note that these dates are subject to change. Please check back often as more dates will be added.

About ILDS & CDA

Learn more about the organizing members of the 23RD World Congress of Dermatology: the International League of Dermatological Societies and the Canadian Dermatology Association.

WCD Committees

As part of its commitment to excellence, the 23RD World Congress of Dermatology (WCD) has brought together an esteemed group of international experts in their fields to create a professional program that reflects the international focus, interests and priorities of the WCD.

Scholarship & Travel Grants

The ILDS has long maintained that all dermatologists from around the world should be able to partake in the 23RD World Congress of Dermatologyregardless of economic background. Educational scholarships will be available by application.

Vancouver Convention Centre

Facts and information about the Vancouver Convention Centre. With its harbourfront location and breathtaking views, the VCC offers delegates one of the most beautiful settings in the world.

Partner Links

The 23RD World Congress of Dermatologyappreciates the generous support of our partners who have helped to make this conference an enjoyable and meaningful experience for all.