International Plasma Protein Congress

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Every year, policymakers, regulators, industry leaders, physicians, scientists, and patient representatives from around the globe come together for the plasma protein therapeutics industry's premier European eventthe International Plasma Protein Congress (IPPC).


Register now for the 2018 IPPC:  March 13-14 in Budapest!


In order to best serve your needs, please select the region you are registering from:
European registration site U.S. registration site
Online registration will close March 9 at noon (ET)

Registration rates:

Congress Registration Type Early Bird After January 19, 2018 On-Site
PPTA Member 750 €  ($860) 1,200 € ($1,380) 1,400 €  ($1,610)
Non-Member 1,400 €  ($1,610) 1,600 €  ($1,840) 1,800 €  ($2,070)
Patient * 75 €  ($80) 75 €  ($80) 75 €  ($80)
Government 100 €  ($125) 100 €  ($125) 100 €  ($125)
Healthcare Provider ** 100 €  ($125) 100 €  ($125) 100 €  ($125)
Emeritus Rate *** 100 €  ($125) 100 €  ($125) 100 €  ($125)
* Patients using plasma protein therapies or employees of not-for-profit patient organizations.
** An active practitioner within the plasma user’s community who is not employed by any for-profit company related to the industry.
*** Emeritus rate is available for retired industry members who have been active in the Association in previous years.
By registering for the International Plasma Protein Congress, you agree to the Terms and Conditions as stated below.


EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION: Payment MUST BE received by January 19, 2018 in order to receive the discounted rate. 
Organizations with more than 25 attendees: PPTA will retrospectively reimburse 5 registration fees for organizations (companies, associations, …) having more than 25 attendees. PPTA will make the calculation after the Congress and will initiate reimbursement accordingly.
REGISTRATION TYPE: PPTA reserves the right to confirm registration type and charge appropriately.
SUBSTITUTIONS: Substitutions WILL NOT be allowed on-site. Notification of substitutions must be received by February 23, 2018.
CANCELLATIONS: Cancellations MUST BE received in writing by February 23, 2018 and will be subject to an administrative fee of 250 € or 250 (USD). Cancellations after February 23, 2018 will not be refunded.
PRESS: All Press must apply for credentials prior to the event. Please contact the Association for more information.
DATA PROTECTION: The personal information provided will be used for PPTA purposes only.


Hotel Information

The International Plasma Protein Congress will be held at the:
Budapest Marriott Hotel
Apaczai Csere Janos u. 4.
Budapest 1052 Hungary


The Budapest Marriott Hotel is offering the following special rates for Congress attendees:

  • Deluxe room:   185 EUR/night (for the nights of 12 March - 15 March)

The special rate will be available until 17 February 2018 or until the room block is sold out, whichever occurs first.




Tuesday 13 March 2018

SESSION 1: Keynote address 
SESSION 2: The world needs more plasma 
SESSION 3: Why do we need plasma proteins?
SESSION 4: Global Awareness Campaign for Plasma Proteins
Wednesday 14 March 2018
SESSION 5: Sponsors Session
SESSION 6: Regulatory aspects
SESSION 7: Developments in a selection of BRICS countries - Will more bricks create stronger foundation ?
SESSION 8: Value assessment of therapies to treat rare diseases: approaches within different reimbursement systems and emerging frameworks
[Program and speakers are subject to change]


Take advantage of the premier opportunity to effectively position your brand with key leaders of the plasma protein therapeutics industry. The International Plasma Protein Congress (IPPC), to be held 13 and 14 March 2018 at the Budapest Marriott Hotel, in Hungary offers a variety of opportunities to expand your reach.

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Congress Contacts

  • Hotel and Congress inquiries contact: Melanie Conrads or +32.2.724.0188
  • Registration inquiries contact: Charon Smith or +1.443.433.1114