It is a great pleasure to welcome you to Berlin for the WPA XVII WORLD CONGRESS OF PSYCHIATRY to be held from 8–12 October 2017.

Kindly note, that online registration is closed. Please register on-site at the registration counter at the venue Messe Berlin, Main Entrance Messe Süd, Jafféstraße,14055 Berlin, Germany.

Counter opening hours

  • Sunday, 8 Oct. 2017: 10:00–19:00
  • Monday, 9 Oct. 2017: 07:30–18:00
  • Tuesday, 10 Oct. 2017: 07:30–18:00
  • Wednesday, 11 Oct. 2017: 07:30–18:00
  • Thursday, 12 Oct. 2017: 07:30–14:00

We look forward to welcoming you!

The theme of the congress is “Psychiatry of the 21st Century: Context, Controversies and Commitment” and you can expect five congress days with an outstanding Scientific Programme, fruitful discussions and attendees from all over the world.

Group Registration (minimum purchase: 10 registrations)

If your company would like to invite participants to the WPA XVII WORLD CONGRESS OF PSYCHIATRY in Berlin, please send us an email to including the following information:

•    Number of registrations / country group / registration fee
•    Group name / pharmaceutical company
•    Please note that contact details of each participant* are mandatory for the name list submission.
•    Invoice address
•    VAT number

Payment is kindly requested by 31 January 2017 if you like to take advantage of the early bird registration fee. The deadline for the submission of the names is 1 September 2017.

*minimum requirement: full name, country & email address

Official Italian Agency (for Italian delegates only)

Any Italian pharmaceutical company supporting or participating in a congress abroad, is subjected to an authorisation by AIFA (Italian Drug Agency), according to an Italian Government Decree (Decreto Legislativo 219 / 06 – art. 124). The request of authorisation must be submitted within 60 days before the starting date of the event. The appointed agency to collect all applications from pharmaceutical companies and file them with the AIFA is:

AIM Group International – AIM Education S.r.l.
Valentina Disabato / Cristina Ghidoli
Via G. Ripamonti, 129 l 20141 Milan, Italy

Important Information
In view of the current situation, we would like to call attention to the following:

An increasing number of unauthorised websites, referring to the WPA XVII WORLD CONGRESS OF PSYCHIATRY, has been emerged lately. Those COPY CATS websites trick you into paying more for your registration, hotel, travel reservation etc. Therefore, we expressly refer to the fact that the mentioned actions can only be done through the authorised Professional Congress Organiser, which will always provide you with official and secure platforms and documents in either written or online format. Resultant, please do not answer any phone calls requesting your personal information or credit card details. We do not consider any other provider to be reputable or reliable.

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