17th Asia-Pacific Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infection cum

8th International Infection Control Conference

30 August - 2 September 2018, HONG KONG


The APCCMI cum IICC 2018 congress will take place from the 30th of August to the 2nd of September 2018 at the Hong Kong Convention Centre (HKCEC).

This important meeting on clinical microbiology, infectious diseases diagnostics and management, infection prevention and control offers a unique opportunity for clinicians, scientists, researchers, pharmacists , infection control professionals / preventionist and other healthcare professionals to meet international experts from various parts of the world.

Highlights on Topics:

  1. Full mapping of antibiotic resistance in the region especially China
  2. New ground-breaking information on emerging viral infections
  3. Using new technology in the most effective way
  4. New laboratory technology – integrating it into laboratory processes
  5. Understanding developments and trends of infectious diseases in China
  6. Update on global actions, especially WHO, against infections
  7. Updates on other infections such as fungal infections
  8. Effective  new  infection  control  programs  including  integration  with antibiotics stewardship
  9. New infection control devices
  10. Disinfectants and guidelines that work

Who should attend :

  • Microbiologists, virologists
  • Infection control doctors, nurses and infection preventionists
  • Infectious disease physicians and paediatricians
  • Tropical medicine professionals
  • Medical laboratory scientists / technologists
  • Molecular scientists
  • Bioinformaticians
  • Infectious disease pharmacists
  • Hospital epidemiologists
  • Public health epidemiologists
  • WHO representatives
  • Engineers and facility managers in environmental infection control
  • Professionals in disinfection and sterilization
  • Risk / quality managers in healthcare and patient safety
  • Researchers, academics, trainees and students in infectious diseases
  • Medical    representatives    from    industries    of    microbiological diagnostics,  pharmaceuticals  for  infectious  diseases,  healthcare products for infection prevention and control