IPSSW 2018

Register for IPSSW2018!

Do not miss the 10th International Pediatric Simulation Symposia and Workshops (IPSSW2018) in Amsterdam on 14-16 May 2018 to keep improving pediatric healthcare through simulation with professionals from all around the world.

10th International Pediatric Simulation Symposia and Workshops
P3: Preparation. Practise. Performance.

Amsterdam, the Netherlands ǀ 14-16 May, 2018
The world’s largest meeting dedicated exclusively to pediatric and perinatal simulation


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Join renowned and global experts in the world’s largest meeting dedicated exclusively to pediatric and perinatal simulation for three days of in-depth discussion on the role simulation plays to provide safe and effective care to sick children and infants, and the continued evolution and expansion of pediatric simulation across the globe.

IPSSW2018 will feature distinguished international speakers from a range of industries with important insights applicable to our practice.

Don’t miss an inspiring conference with unmatched networking and knowledge exchange in hands-on workshops, roundtable sessions, special interest groups and poster presentations!

Who should attend?

All pediatric subspecialties from novice to expert level: Physicians, Nursing, Allied Health Care, Simulation Educators and Researchers, Technicians and Administrators. Plan to attend and take an active role in the advancement of pediatric simulation science for the purpose of improving education and patient outcomes in perinatal and pediatric medicine.

Meeting Organizing Committee

We are thrilled to host you in Amsterdam this year!

David Grant
Lydia Lofton
Tim Antonius
Justin Jeffers
Travis Whitfill

Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities

The IPSS Annual Conference provides multiple marketing opportunities in a fun environment. Contact us today to learn more about being a sponsor in 2018. Info@ipssglobal.org

View more details on 2018 Opportunities

Speakers and Program

We are excited to welcome our keynote and plenary session speakers for IPSSW2018. View the full online searchable program

Magdalena Bak-Maier
Lou Halamek
Erik Hollnagel
Jene Meulstee
Milou van Ingen
Peter Weinstock

Schedule at a Glance

On-Site Registration Details

Registration Fees are calculated in EUROS at the fluctuating exchange rate. Payment will be converted and collected in USD at the time of purchase and may be subject to foreign transaction fees and currency conversion fees.

We encourage you to take advantage of the member discounted rate and join or renew your membership before registering. Contact the IPSS staff team if you have any questions or need assistance.

On-Site Registration Fees

Member Non Member
Physician – €974.08 €1193.52
Non-Physician – €848.44 €932.20
Resident/Trainee – €816.62 €816.62
Student – €223 €304

Conference Location

IPSSW will be held at the Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel and Conference Center.

Address: Schiphol Boulevard 101, 1118 BG Schiphol, Netherlands

Directly connected to Schiphol Amsterdam Airport via a covered walkway, Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel and Conference Center is located less than 5 minutes from the airport’s arrival and departure halls, and only 15 minutes away from the city centre of Amsterdam by train.

Note that our Sheraton hotel room block at special IPSS rates is SOLD OUT. However, if you would like to stay outside of our negotiated rate, contact Elaine van Schaick at Elaine.Vanschaick@sheraton.com for the best available rate.

Lodging  – HOTEL BLOCK at the Sheraton Amsterdam Airport is SOLD OUT!

We have negotiated a special, reduced rate for our conference attendees at the nearby NH Amsterdam Schiphol Airport Hotel. Book May 13th – May 16th for $159/night, including VAT with breakfast via this link. If you wish to book fewer than four nights or on different dates contact donk@nh-hotels.com and copy Karin k.ladenius@nh-hotels.com

Subject Line: Room reservation IPSSW and include the following:

  • Name:
  • Check-in date:
  • Check-out date:

NH Amsterdam Schiphol Airport Hotel Information:

Address: Kruisweg 495, 2132 NA Hoofddorp, Netherlands

A free shuttle runs every 30 minutes to the airport. Attendees can take the shuttle to the airport and walk across the street to our conference location at the Sheraton. Personal transportation or Uber will take approximately seven minutes.

Transportation Information

While you won’t need to leave the airport to get to the Sheraton, here are options should you want to venture out on your own.

Train Station: The hotel puts guests near Amsterdam’s train station, which offers frequent, direct train connections to Central Station within 7 minutes and to all other major cities in the Netherlands.

Taxis: The taxi stand is located at the airport’s exit, this is where passengers can wait in line for taxi service. It is strongly advised to only take rides from officially approved taxi drivers. Officially approved taxis will have roof lights displaying the name of their operator and blue number license plates. It is recommended that you verify payment type before the ride.

Uber: Uber offers transportation services from the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. All ride pick ups are located on the arrivals level. UberX rides are in front of Exit B. UberBLACK and UberVAN rides are in front of Exit C.

Car Rental: There are several car rental facilities available within the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Rental cars can be pre-booked online or rented the day of arrival if there is availability. It is recommended to book in advance. All cars can be picked up at the Car Rental and Service Desk, located in Schiphol Plaza, that airport’s main foyer. Prices are subject to vary based on availability and type of car.

Local Information – What to see and do

The city of Amsterdam is loaded with cultural and historic attractions, sights, sounds, tastes and experiences. Head to the Rijksmuseum for centuries of fine art, including the brilliant works of the Dutch Masters. A visit to the Anne Frank House is a sobering, but worthwhile Amsterdam experience. The train station outside the airport offers frequent, direct, convenient transportation to Amsterdam’s city centre only 15 minutes away. https://www.iamsterdam.com/en/see-and-do


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