ENCALS meeting 2023 Barcelona, Spain

11 July 2023

The ENCALS meeting 2023 will be hosted in Barcelona, Spain from Wednesday 12 to Friday 14 of July 2023. On Tuesday 11 July there will be satellite meetings of all our sponsors and partners.

Local organiser of this meeting is dr. Monica Povedano Panades on behalf of the Bellvitge University Hospital in Barcelona.

Registration and abstract submission for the ENCALS Barcelona meeting is now open!



Registration is open. For any questions regarding registration, please contact the local organising team in Barcelona – contact information can be found at the bottom of this webpage.

Each ENCALS centre is entitled to one free registration for a PhD student. Please email name, centre affiliation and dietary requirement of this PhD student to info@encals.eu. Deadline for this registration is on July 1, 2023.

NORMAL REGISTRATION – until April 30, 2023, at 5 PM (CEST)

  • Post graduate students – €150
  • Established researchers (including post docs) – €270
  • Industry – €850

LATE REGISTRATION – until July 1, 2023, at 5 PM (CEST), or earlier if we reach capacity.

  • Post graduate students – €180
  • Established researchers (including post docs) – €340
  • Industry – €1000

Please note that on-site registration will not be possible.

Registration includes:

  • Participation at all ENCALS lectures and poster sessions
  • Programme booklet
  • Lunch on Wednesday, Tuesday and Friday
  • Coffee/tea and something savoury during the breaks
  • ENCALS gala dinner – sponsored by ENCALS

Abstract submission

Abstract submission now open and possible via the ENCALS website.

To submit your abstract, please login with you ENCALS user account. As soon as you are logged in, click on the top right corner of the screen and choose ‘my abstracts’ to create an abstract. The deadline for abstract submission is on March 27, 2023, at 5 PM (CEST).

All abstracts will be reviewed by the ENCALS programme committee and notifications of acceptance as oral, rapid fire or poster presentation will be emailed as soon as possible.

Please note: Registration for the ENCALS meeting itself is a different process than the abstract submission. So please don’t forget to register yourself for the general ENCALS meeting when you submit an abstract.

For questions regarding abstract submission, please reach out to info@encals.eu.


The programme of the ENCALS meeting 2023 edition isn’t final yet. Once the programme is definite, it will be published here on the website.


If you are interested in sponsoring this meeting, please contact Maria Unzue from the local organising team in Barcelona for more information about the different sponsorship options. All the contact details can be found at the bottom of this website.

Poster award for PhD students

All posters with a PhD student as first and presenting author will be reviewed by the members of the award committee for the PhD poster award. Therefore, all PhD students presenting a poster are requested to attend the PhD poster award session at the last day of the conference.


The location for the ENCALS meeting in Barcelona is the CCIB. This is convention centre is offers huge spaces and is located near the sea. There are many hotels available nearby. In addition, there is an excellent connection to public transport and the airport.

CCIB – Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona | Barcelona International Convention Centre
Plaça de Willy Brandt, 11-14
08019 Barcelona

Contact information

General ENCALS office
Abstract submission, programme, and remaining questions.

Contact person:
Danique van der Gaauw (ENCALS Office manager)
E: info@encals.eu

ENCALS Barcelona 2023 – local organising team
Registrations, sponsorship, general meeting information

Contact person:
Maria Unzué (congress & event manager Torres Pardo)
E: m.unzue@torrespardo.com


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