The world’s largest and oldest complement conference will take place in NewcastleGateshead in September 2022. Hosted at Sage Gateshead, an international music, conference and event venue, the International Complement Workshop will attract over 500 experts, physicians and industry representatives from around the world.
The event promises an attractive programme of activity as well as several international guest speakers sharing best practice and pioneering research about the complement system, which is part of the immune system and important for health and disease. The local organising committee comprises of several researchers and experts from Newcastle University, and was key to attracting the conference to the city.
Paul Szomoru, director of business events at NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau, said: “The conference returning and taking place in NewcastleGateshead is testament to the world-leading status of complement research at Newcastle University, Newcastle Hospital Trust and our National Renal Complement Therapeutics Centre.”