The International Liver Congress™

The International Liver Congress™ is the annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver. It is held in April every year.

Next year’s annual congress, ILC 2016 to take place in Barcelona, Spain, 13-17 April 2016.

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Key Deadlines and Dates

  • Congress & Registration Website
    Available 01.10.2015
  • Abstract Submission
    Opens 01.10.2015
    Closes 24.11.2015
  • Late-Breaker Abstract Submission
    Opens 15.02.2016
    Closes 24.02.2016

Exhibition & Sponsorship

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ILC 2016

Multiple opportunities to:

  • Exchange expertise
  • Network with renowned professionals at international level
  • Broad range of educational opportunities
  • Stay up-to-date with advanced and innovative medical findings

State-of-the-art Scientific Programme, including:

  • Symposia
  • Workshops
  • Postgraduate Courses
  • Basic Science Seminar
  • Forums
  • Young Investigator Dedicated Sessions
  • Nurse & Associates Forum
  • Abdominal Sonography Course


The International Liver Congress™ is where EASL members and the liver community come together. Explore what ILC is, and what EASL does.

Filmed talking head interviews from The International Liver Congress™ 2015

Professor Jean Francois Dufour

Professor Ahmet Gurakar

The Liver Works campaign video