Palacongressi di Rimini, the Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) conference facility, has won the bid for the 28th congress of the Federation of the European Societies of Surgery of the Hand – FESSH, scheduled from 17 to 20 May 2023. The event is set to attract at least 1,500 participants, including doctors, surgeons and European and international experts, for a total of 6,000 overnight stays.
Voting took place on June 19th last in Berlin during the combined international medical congress of IFSSH and IFSHT – the federations that bring hand surgery experts under one roof. Rimini’s characteristics – with the positive reputation it has built up as a dynamic destination, a seaside resort and an art city – its infrastructure and a conference facility with cutting-edge services, location and versatility, all helped bring home the coveted prize.
The win extends the list of international events that will be hosted at the Palacongressi di Rimini in the coming years: ISS – International Strawberry Symposium (May 2020), CINC International Conference on Computing in Cardiology (September 2020), SWESD – Joint Conference on Social Work Education & Social Development (June 2020), ICCC – International Conference on Coordination Chemistry (July 2020), ESPN – European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition (September 2021).