ICOMS Overview

The International Conference on Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Heading into the 25th ICOMS, IAOMS invites you to join us for our signature, biennial education and networking conference that brings together oral and maxillofacial surgeons, trainees and allied health professionals from throughout the world for three days of learning about the latest in scientific research, theory and issues related to oral and maxillofacial surgeons.

The preeminent international conference in OMFS, with best-in-class lecturers from around the globe, expert symposia, poster sessions, and informal discussions. ICOMS is held in exciting destinations, with social events that capture the spirit and essence of the host city. Learn, connect & grow with colleagues from across the globe at this unique international opportunity!

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Upcoming ICOMS®
25th ICOMS® Vancouver, June 8–11, 2023


Where We've Been

24th ICOMS Rio de Janeiro, May 21-24, 2019 

23rd ICOMS Hong Kong, March 31- April 3, 2017

22nd ICOMS Melbourne, November 12-15, 2015

21st ICOMS Barcelona, October 20-24, 2013

20th ICOMS Santiago, November 1-4, 2011

19th ICOMS Shanghai, May 23-27, 2009

18th ICOMS Bangalore, November 14-18, 2007

17th ICOMS Vienna, August 28-September 4, 2005

16th ICOMS Athens, May 14-20, 2003

15th ICOMS Durban, May 19-24, 2001

14th ICOMS Washington, D.C., April 24-29, 1999

13th ICOMS Kyoto, October 20-24, 1997

12th ICOMS Budapest, June 29-July 2, 1995

11th ICOMS Buenos Aires April 1992

10th ICOMS Jerusalem 1989

9th ICOMS Vancouver 1986

8th ICOS West Berlin 1983*

7th ICOS Dublin 1980*

6th ICOS Sydney 1977*

5th ICOS Madrid, April 21-25, 1974*

4th ICOS Amsterdam, May 17-21, 1971*

3rd ICOS New York, October 1968*

2nd ICOS Copenhagen, June 19-24, 1965*

1st ICOS London, July 1-5, 1962*

*Formerly recognized as the International Conference on Oral Surgery