General Information




Wednesday, 10 October 2018 


Cadaver Labs
8th SICOT Educational Day
27th International Course on Polytrauma Management 
International Osteoporosis Foundation Symposium
SICOT Diploma Examination

Thursday, 11 October 2018 

Scientific Sessions
Cadaver Labs
9th International Clubfoot Congress
Opening Ceremony

Friday, 12 October 2018 

Scientific Sessions
Cadaver Labs
Networking Event

Saturday, 13 October 2018 

Scientific Sessions
Closing Ceremony


Important Dates & Deadlines

A full list of these dates and deadlines can be found here.


CME credits

The SICOT Congress has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 23 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. The SICOT Congress has been submitted for accreditation by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC). 


Official language

The main language of the Congress is English, but the 7th Montreal Knee Day Symposium will be French-speaking with English comments. There will be no simultaneous translation.


Visas & Invitation Letters

It is the responsibility of the delegates to ensure that they have obtained a valid visa and travel documentation for themselves and any accompanying persons, in order to attend the Montreal Congress. More information about visas and travel to Canada can be found here.

Invitation letters: there is a link to an invitation letter at the bottom of the confirmation email which all participants receive once they have registered online. Please note that this letter is only accessible to participants who have paid their registration. 



The congress will be held at the Montréal Convention Centre (Palais des congrès de Montréal), centrally located in downtown Montréal. Every congress hotel is in within easy walking distance of the convention centre and the hotels offer every price point for accommodation. For those wishing to venture further afield Montréal has a modern public transit system and easy access by air, road and rail with the major tourist destinations of eastern North America. Read more about the Palais des congrès de Montréal here...


About Montreal

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