The 22q11.2 Society

Promoting research, diagnosis, prognosis, and management of 22q11.2DS & related disorders

Croatia 2020

The 12th Biennial International 22q11.2 Conference

Celebrating 22 years of education and collaboration

Cutting edge science mixed with an amazing social program!

Invitation from the organizers

Abstract submission is now closed.

Conference registration is now open!
Croatia 2020 Save the Date flyer

General Information

Date:June 23 to 26, 2020

Location: Le Meridien Lav Hotel, Split, Croatia

  • Talks from invited speakers
    • Leading clinical and basic scientist
    • Exceptional healthcare providers from around the world
  • Platform presentations
  • Poster presentations

Conference planning officers:
  • Elizabeth Utsch George - utsch(at)
  • Tina Mannices mannices(at)

Eligibility for Junior Investigator Awards

Travel information

Conference flyer

Registrations and what they cover

Conference registration

Registration fees

Registration for Pre-Conference

  • Covers meetings on June 23
  • Separate from the registration for the main scientific conference

Registration for the main scientific conference

  • 22q11.2 Society members in good standing receive a discount
  • Covers entrance to the scientific conference from June 24 to 26
  • Covers coffee breaks, luncheons, afternoon tea and admittance to all social functions
    • Accompanying person tickets for social programs will be available for purchase


June 23 (Tuesday) - Pre-conferenceMorning:
IBBC Meeting - For members of the International Brain and Behaviour Consortium

1. Supporting clinical networks including the Network of the Americas

2. Updating existing guidelines and establishing subspecialty recommendations

The afternoon is open to
  • anyone interested in standardizing healthcare practices/clinics for patients affected by chromosome 22q11.2 deletion and duplication syndromes
  • basic scientists involved in fostering multi-site collaborations
June 24 (Wednesday) to 26 (Friday)Traditional scientific conference - Primarily features submitted abstracts; intended for scientists, researchers and academic health care professionals working on 22q11.2 related conditions.

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Social Program

June 24 (Wednesday)Beachside reception
June 25 (Thursday)Poolside gala dinner


The 22q11.2 Society Registered Charity No. 1165896