The official fib congresses, symposia and PhD symposia are hosted by one of its national groups. fib congresses are held every four years, and fib symposia are held every year except in the year of the congress. PhD symposia are held every two years.
The fib also co-sponsors events with other international associations on specialized subjects related to the fib’s field of interest and where the fib is well-represented on the scientific and/or organizing committees.
National groups, commissions and task groups may also organize short courses, which are targeted to specialized and more local audiences.
Official fib events, co-sponsored events and short courses can be found in the events calendar below. fib members also have access to a list of additional scientific and industry events as well as a list of fib governance and commission meetings.