American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Advocacy, Education, Research

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

As part of our expanding efforts to develop international partnerships and ensure the best exchange of current ideas and research in the field of arthroplasty, the AAHKS International Committee has created an international calendar of events and is collecting information about global hip and knee conferences.


May 9-12
18th ESSKA Congress
European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy
Glasgow, UK
CME information to be announced 

May 10-13
Chinese Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (CAOS) Annual Congress

Hangzhou City, Zhejiang, China
AAHKS Co-Branded Meeting

May 31 – June 2
APKASS Congress 2018
Asia-Pacific Knee, Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Society (APKASS)
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Email: Alison Fallon,
Partnered with the Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA)

June 6-9
23rd International Congress of the Mexican Association of Joint Reconstructive Surgery and Arthroscopic Surgery (AMECRA)
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
Congress website and details TBA
Congress Flyer 

September 13-15
35th AGA-Kongress
AGA-Society for Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery
Linz, Austria

September 20-22
13th Congress of the European Hip Society (EHS)
World Forum Congress Center, The Hague, The Netherlands
Congress Program

October 2-6
14th Turkish Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery (TUSYAD) Congress
Gloria Convention Center
Belek-Antalya, Turkey
Congress Flyer

October 7-11
78th AOA Annual Scientific Meeting: Better Patient Outcomes
Australian Orthopaedic Association
Crown Convention Centre, Perth
Contact: AOA Conference and Events Manager Alison Fallon at

October 23-26
German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU)
Messe Berlin, South Entrance, Jafféstraße, 14055
Berlin, Germany

October 25-27
38th Annual Meeting of the Portuguese Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SPOT – Sociedade Portuguesa de Ortopedia e Traumatologia)
Theme: “Arthroplasty – What Future?” and Congress Main Round Table: “Proximal femoral fractures in the elderly”
Viseu, Portugal
E-mail: Cristina Camilo, Scientific Secretariat:
Invited Nation: SOFCOT – Société Française de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Traumatologique


May 12-16
The 12th Biennial ISAKOS Congress
Cancún ICC – International Convention Center
Cancún, Q. Roo, Mexico
CME information to be announced

September 12-14
36th AGA-Kongress
AGA-Society for Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery
Mannheim, Deutschland

October 22-25
German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU)


September 17-19
37th AGA-Kongress
AGA-Society for Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery
Davos, Switzerland

October 20-23
German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU)