General Information – IRCOBI Europe

Our next European conference will take place on 12.-14. September 2018 in Athens, Greece.


Keynote session

A special session on “Injury Epidemiology and Medical Aspects of Trauma Biomechanics” will be organized. Short communications addressing the medical aspect of injuries from studies on the effectiveness of injury prevention strategies or post-trauma care of injuries are invited. Papers discussing real-world data collection, trauma registers, injury risk factors in sports and transport, post-crash medical interventions and long-term consequences of injuries are welcome. Please submit your short communication the usual way. Deadline: 1 April.

Conference venue

The conference will take place at Royal Olympic Hotel which is located at the heart of Athens – only a few steps away from Acropolis Museum, the Temple of Zeus, Hadrian’s Gate or the National Garden.


Athens International Airport offers direct flights to many desitinations. From the airport you can conveniently reach the conference venue by metro/underground. Nearest stop is “Acropolis Station”.


Note that Athens is very popular in September. Please arrange your accommodation in time. To book a room at the Royal Olympic Hotel, you can use the registration form provided by the hotel. Further information on hotel accommodation will be provided soon.