Dear Colleagues,

It is our great pleasure and honour to invite you to our 10th European Congress on Paediatric Anaesthesia which is being held September 6-8th, 2018 at the Le Plaza Hotel in Brussels, Belgium. The Congress is organized by the European Society for Paediatric Anaesthesiology (ESPA) in collaboration with the Belgian Association Association for Paediatric Anaesthesiology (BAPA) in cooperation with the European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal intensive Care Medicine (ESPNIC) and the Academic Paediatrics Association (APA).  This Congress also has the opportunity to partner with and join the Second International Assembly of Paediatric Anaesthesiology (IAPA) which is also in partnership with SPA, SPANZA etc (see flyer). Last but not least, this Congress is also endorsed by the WFSA.

The Congress gathers outstanding experts in the field of paediatric anaesthesiology from all over the world and covers the latest clinical, educational and experimental evidence in the field.

10th European Congress on Paediatric Anaesthesia has been accredited by the European Accrediation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) within 14 European CME credits (ECMEC®s)

We look forward to seeing you in Brussels. Watch this video HERE to get a taste of the capital of Europe.  


ESPA President Francis Veyckemans

By organizing the ESPA congress 2018 in Brussels in association with the world’s leading paediatric anaesthesia societies, ESPA gathetered more than 50 speakers and workshop leaders around an outstanding educational program. Invited speakers and delegates from all continents including emerging and developing countries have been granted by ESPA with overall costs of more than 27.000 Euro.

One of the aims of ESPA is to promote clinical and theoretical knowledge in paediatric anaesthesia and to give colleagues from underpriviledged countries the possibility to attend the annual ESPA Meeting.