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December 2-4 2022

ICCS 2022 Meeting in New Taipei, Taiwan


The 2022 ICCS meeting is scheduled for December 2-4 2022 in New Taipei, Taiwan.

June 16-17 2023.

ICCS Course In Halifax Nova Scotia  2023

A course is being planned for June 16-17 2023 in Halifax, Nova Scotia .  This is the first time the ICCS will be in the Maritime provinces.

November 2023 final dates to be determined

ICCS Annual Meeting 2023 in Salvador, Brazil

Our 2023 meeting is planned for Salvador Brazil in November 2023.

NOV 11-13 2021

ICCS 2021  Aarhus Denmark

NOVEMBER 11-13 2021

Meeting Site:

Local Organising Committee

Søren Rittig

Konstantinos Kamperis


Abstract submission extended to August 22 2021




Urodynamics and Neurourology



Drugs for Continence

Genetics of BBD

Surgery for continence

Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)

Bowel and Bladder Dysfunction

Neurogenic Bladder & Bowel in Children & Adolescents


Workshops & Educational Courses

Urodynamics  |

Urotherapy |

Bowel Dysfunction |

October 16-17, 2021

ICCS Course

 Tbilisi Georgia course  October 16-17, 2021

We are pleased to invite you to the ICCS Course On Bladder-Bowel Dysfunction in Children.

We are hopeful that the course will be held in Tbilisi, Georgia, October 2021 pending relaxation of travel restrictions

Two-day gathering, providing the perfect platform for the interaction among pediatricians, pediatric urologist, pediatric nephrologists and well recognized experts in this field from around the world. During lectures Speakers will share their knowledge and clinical experiences with the participants in the field of enuresis, bladder incontinence and bladder-bowel diseases. Course will also cover neurogenic bladder and constipation management.

There will also be innovative patient education session with interactive involvement of patients and their families.

for physicians and urotherapists to manage children with enuresis, urinary incontinence and neurogenic bladders.


Irakli Rtskhiladze, MD

Tamar Ckhalaishvili, MD

Guest Faculty:

Anka Nieuwhof-Leppink Ph D

–  Urotherapist, Coordinator  of Urotherapists
Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital (part of UMC Utrecht), Utrecht, The Netherlands.

  • Board member of International Children’s Continence Society (ICCS)
  • Member of ESPU research committee

Israel Franco, MD

–    Clinical Professor  Department of Urology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

  • Executive Committee-Treasurer, International Children’s Continence Society (ICCS)

Tryggve Neveus, MD

Senior Consultant, Head of Pediatric Nephrology Unit Uppsala University Children’s Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden

  • Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor Dept. of Women’s and Children’s health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
  • President, of International Children’s Continence Society (ICCS)
  • President of Swedish Enuresis Academy (SEA)
Sept 16-19, 2020

5th Joint Meeting ESPU-SPU – 2020 – Lisbon, Portugal

September 26-29 2018

Local Committee

Ospedale Bambino Gesù, Roma

Urology & Urodynamics

Meeting Info | +39.0523.338391


Abstract submission is now open till April 20, 2018  

Meeting Site and registration:


  • LUTS
  • Enuresis
  • Urodynamics
  • Neurourology
  • Urotherapy
  • Neuromodulation
  • Drugs for Continence
  • Surgery for continence
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
  • Bowel and Bladder Disfunction
  • Neurogenic Bladder & Bowel in Children & Adolescents

Workshops & Educational Courses

  • Workshops on Urodynamics & on Urotherapy | 26 Sep 2018
  • Bladder & Bowel Dysfunction in Children to Adulthood | 27 Sep 2018


May 29-30 2018

ICCS Course in Belem, Portugal


Doctors:100€; Interns and Nurses:75€; Workshop:30€

Official languages: portuguese and english

Proposed Course Schedule

Day 1 Morning

08:30 – Registration

  1. 08:45 – 09:00 Opening session and Welcome
  2. 09:00- 09:30 Consensus: where are we? Standartization of the nomenclature in bladder and bowel disfuntion
  3. 09:30 – 10:00 Pediatric bladder and bowel anatomy and physiology
  4. 10:00-11:00 Tools in the evaluation of the child with bladder bowel disfunction
    1. Questionnaire
    2. Voiding diary
    3. Imaging studies
    4. Urodynamic studies
  1. 11:20 – 12:00 LUTS
    1. Is it only LUTS?
    2. Nephrologic consequences of LUTS – why does it matter?
  2. 12:00 – 13:00 Mono and non- monosymptomatic enureris
    1. Monosymptomatic enuresis
    2. Non- monosymptomatic enuresis
  3. 13:00 – 13:30 Discussion

Day 1 Afternoon

  1. 14:30 – 15:30 Therapeutic Strategies
    1. Urotherapy
    2. Biofeedback
    3. Pharmacotherapy
  2. 15:30 – 16:00 Bowel dysfunction in BBD
  3. 16:00 – 16:30 The role of surgery in BBD

16:30 – 17:00 Discussion

Day 2 Morning

New times, old problems

  1. 09:00 – 09:30 Neurogenic bladder: beyond spina bifida
    1. Other neurologic contexts
    2. Polymalformative syndromes
  2. 09:30 – 10:00 Psychosocial implications of incontinence
  3. 10:00 – 10:30 Why the drugs don’t work? Medication resistent enuresis
  4. 10:30 – 11: 00 How to get the patient and the family on our team?

5.     11:20 – 13:20 Puzzles: Interactive discussion of problem cases (previously submitted by participants)

  1. 13:20 – 13:30 Closing session and Take home messages

13:30 – 14: 00 LUNCH

Day 2 Afternoon (urodynamics and urotherapy workshop from14 to 18h)

  1. 14:00 – 14:10 Opening session and welcome
  2. 14:10 – 14:30 What patients benefit from urodynamic studies?
  3. 14:30 – 14:50 Uroflowmetry
  4. 14:50 – 15:10 Cystomanometry
  5. 15:10 – 15:30 Video urodynamics
  6. 15:30 – 15:50 Reading an urodynamic study

COFFEE BREAK 15:50 – 16:10

  1. 16:10 – 16:30 Urotherapy
  2. 16:30 – 16:50 Biofeedback
  3. 16:50 – 17:10 TENS
  4. 17:10 – 17:30 Clinical cases
  5. 17:30 – 17:50 Discussion
  6. 17:50 – 18:00 Closing session
Sept 12-14, 2019

Abstract Deadline Extended to May 12, 2019

Registration form or registration on-line available at:

click on link to go to meeting website



REGISTRATION FEES           EARLY BIRD     REGULAR                     ON SITE

ICCS Member   Doctor                           300 Euro                         350 Euro                                  400 Euro

Non-Member     Doctor                          350 Euro                        400 Euro                                  450 Euro

Nurse/Physiotherapist                           250 Euro                        300 Euro                                   350 Euro

Urodynamics /Urotherapy course         50 Euro                          75 Euro                                   100 Euro



Michał Maternik

Department of Pediatrics, Nephrology and Hypertension

Medical University of Gdansk

Rafal Chrzan

Department of Pediatric Urology

Jagiellonian University in Krakow


ICCS Annual Meeting Office:

Michał Faliński

KOMBINAT Spółka z ograniczoną odpowiedzialnością Sp. k.

+ 48 600 800 916



30-May 2018

World Bedwetting Day is 30 May 2018

Go to the link below to find out more.

June 21-24 2017

Joint Congress of the International Children’s Continence Society and the Society for Research into Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida (SRHSB)

21-24 June 2017

Abstract submission site:

Registration is now open:


Make plans to come to the ICCS – Joint Congress of the International Children’s Continence Society and the Society for Research into Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida (SRHSB) which is going to be held in St. Louis, Missouri, USA on the Campus of the Washington University School of Medicine.

March 16-17 2017
March 9-11, 2017

Abu Dhabi Pelvic Floor Weekend

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre • UAE

Topics covered at the conference

9th of March-      2nd UAE ICCS Course on Continence in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults

10th of March-    Bowel management workshop

                              2nd UAE ICCS Course on Continence in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults

11th of March-  WFNR – UAE paediatric neurorehabilitation Conference

                            MIPS – Workshop on Pelvic Floor Disturbances in Adolescents and Young Adults

Course website:

June 28 2016 - July 3 2016

The Japanese Society of Pediatric Urology


The Japanese Society on Enuresis

June 28(TUE)- July 3(SUN),2016

Abstract submission and accommodation:

english site

Workshops and special lectures:


JR Kyoto Station, Karasuma Chuo-guchi, Shiokoji-sagaru, Karasuma-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8216

Phone: +81-(0)75-344-8888

The 25th Japanese Society of Pediatric Urology

Dates June 28 (TUE) – June 30 (THU)

Chairman Akihiro Kawauchi

Professor, Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science

ICCS 2016 Annual Meeting in Kyoto,Japan

Dates June 30 (THU) – July 2 (SAT)

Chairman Kazunari Kaneko

Professor, Department of pediatrics, Kansai University of Medical Science

Akihiro Kawauchi

Professor, Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science

The 27th Annual Meeting ofThe Japanese Society on Enuresis

Dates July 3 (SUN)

Chairman Kazunari Kaneko

Professor, Department of pediatrics, Kansai University of Medical Science

Dec. 3-4 2015

An international gathering featuring leading-edge research, clinical care and technological advancements for underactive bladder, including presentations from a world renowned faculty, panel discussions, work groups and poster sessions.

The program will appeal to basic researchers, nurses, clinicians, academicians, industry representatives and other stakeholders from the fields of urology, geriatrics, gynecology, neurology and general medicine.

October 2015

ICCS Education Course
20-21 October 2015, Hotel “Kosmos”, Moscow, Russian Federation

October 2015

ICCS 2015 Annual Meeting in Prague, Czech Republic
14-17 October 2015, Prague, Czech Republic

The ICCS will hold its 2015 annual meeting 14-18, October 2015 in conjunction with the European Society of Paediatric Urology, European Society of Paediatric Urology – Nursing, Society for Pediatric Urology, American Association of Pediatric Urologists, American Academy of Pediatrics/Section on Urology and Society for Fetal Urology.

Please mark your calendar, tell your colleagues and plan to attend this exciting meeting and venue. Current information for the upcoming event can be seen from this link

The deadline for abstract submissions is Sunday 5th, April 2015 midnight GMT+1. Please go here for abstract submissions

Note: The ESPU website will prompt you to fill out a short registration form to obtain a password for abstract submission

June 2015

ICCS Course on Enuresis in collaboration with the Japanese Society of Enuresis and Japanese Society of Pediatric Urology

Juroku Plaza in Gifu City, Japan

Download Second Program

September 10-13, 2014

ICCS 2014 Annual Meeting in Cairns, Australia

Cairns, Australia

Final Program

April 18-19, 2014

ICCS Workshop on Urinary Incontinence

Praia do Forte, Bahia, Brazil
More information

Email: for any contact.

April 3-5, 2014

Educational Course Urotherapy and Urodynamics

A joint course of ICCS /UMC Utrecht/Dutch Society of Urotherapy
Utrecht, The Netherlands
More information can be found at

December 4 - 7, 2013

Postgraduate Seminars in Pediatric Surgery Neuropathic bladder, Research in regenerative urology, Bladder Reconstruction and Voiding Disorders

Vienna Austria
More information can be found at

June 6-8, 2013

ICCS meeting in Toronto

Toronto, Canada

The International Children’s Continence Society and International Continence Society and it’s organizing committee would like to invite you to submit an abstract for Moving Beyond Pediatric Incontinence: The Challenges of Transitional Care. The abstract acceptance deadline is December 17, 2012. The 2 ½ day meeting will host a broad range of healthcare professionals as they address educational gaps and new advances in the field.

More information is available at:

April 26-28, 2013

ICCS course in Zhengzhou, China

Dr. Jian Guo Wen, together with the ICCS Board, is preparing an ICCS course in Zhengzhou City, the origin of Chinese Kung fu, located in the center of China. This will be the first ICCS course in mainland China. Professors S Bauer, JC Djurhuus, S Rittig, TM Jørgensen, J Frøkiaer, S Yang, and JG Wen, and others are on the speaker list. It will be an opportunity to acquire more knowledge on kidney function, voiding physiology, urodynamics and diagnosis and treatment of bladder dysfunction, neurogenic bladder, incontinence as well as enuresis of children. The course will be of interest to pediatricians, urologists, urotherapists and nurses.

For registrations and more information, please go to this website:

If you want to get more details, please send e-mail to

About Zhengzhou

October 12-14, 2012

ICCS/ERIC/BAPU Congress in London, UK

Following a successful conference at the Royal college of Physicians, London, Friday October 12th -14th, 2012 registration is now closed.

We are pleased to report that conference was fully booked one week before the start. In a very successful collaboration between ICCS, ERIC and BAPU, 426 attendees from 31 countries (see below) enjoyed joint and parallel sessions involving keynote lectures, papers, workshops and posters on state-of- the-art scientific evidence specific to bowel and bladder dysfunction in children.

We thank all delegates for bringing and sharing their knowledge and expertise at this gathering and trust you have left with new networks and colleagues, new ideas and examples of good practice which will continue to make a difference to the lives of children and young people.

We look forward to hopefully meeting again soon.

The lectures and slides from the Joint Congress of the ICCS/ERIC/BAPU at the Royal College of Physicians in London on October 12-14, 2012 are available for viewing! Please click the link to view these state-of the-art scientific sessions on bladder and bowel dysfunction in children and young people.

View London, 2012 Joint Congress Photos

Future meetings that may interest you include:

  • Joint ICCS/ICS meeting Toronto June 6-8, 2013
  • Joint CFA/ICCS meeting Cairns, Australia, September 2014

So, from the organisers it is…

Goodbye and Thank you from London!

October 6th, 2012

ICCS course in Korea

ICCS course in Korea, October 6th, 2012 Dr Sang Won Han, together with the ICCS Board, arranged a half-day ICCS workshop in conjunction with the APAPU meeting in Busan, Korea. Among the international speakers were our our Secretary Tryggve Nevéus, and Board members Janet Chase and Tony Khoury. We thank Dr Han for this excellent initiative and a very successful course

September 6th, 2012

ICCS-ESPN course in Cracow

The day before the annual meeting of the European Society of Pediatric Nephrology (ESPN) a joint workshop was be held in the lovely historic city of Kraków, Poland. The course was arranged by Dr Francesco Emma together with the ICCS Board and our Regional Representative for Central Europe dr Michal Maternik. The attendance was good and the setting superb.

August 2-3, 2012

ICCS course in Santiago, Chile

Dr Ricardo Zubieta, together with the ICCS Board, arranged this first ever ICCS course west of the Andes, with the assistance of our Regional Representative for Latin America, Dr Eliane Fonseca. A comprehensive program was presented in excellent surroundings. Translation English-Spanish was provided and the international speakers included Stuart Bauer, Tryggve Nevéus, Paul Austin and Eliane Fonseca.

February 12-14, 2012

ICCS course in Cape Town, South Africa:
Bladder and bowel dysfunction practical guidelines and latest advances


This will be the first time ever in Africa for an international, comprehensive course on bladder and bowel problems in childhood. Together with the ICCS Board drs Priya Gajjar and John Lazarus has made a tremendous job of bringing this course about. It will be of great interest to paediatricians, urologists, nurses, physiotherapists and be an opportunity to learn, exchange experiences, make new friends and improve the way we treat the children. Please log on to the course website for more information: or click on the first announcement image on the left.

January 27-29th, 2012

Dubai, UAE
8th Pan Arab Continence Society Meeting


Meeting Website



For the second time, the International Children Continence Society (ICCS) will participate along with the Pan Arab Continence Society (PACS) and the International Continence Society, to a full update on the diagnosis and management of urinary incontinence, in all ages. You will have the opportunity of attending a reach and complete scientific program, in the beautiful Arab Gulf. The UAE, the Modern City of Dubai and the UAE Capital, Abu Dhabi, have plenty to offer also on the social stand point, including sports, relax and shopping. Convenient registration fees have been arranged for all delegates.
Best wishes,
Mario Patricolo
ICCS Regional Representative for the Middle East

October 18-20, 2011

Moscow, Russia
Diagnostics and Treatment of Children’s Incontinence: ICCS course

This was the first time ever an international, complete course on pediatric incontinence and bladder problems was held in Russia! The Symposium was organised within the limits of the Russian Association of Pediatric Surgery’s Annual National Congress.

Simultaneous translation between english and Russian was provided. We are deeply grateful for the hard work of Dr Natalia Guseva that made this course a success.

October 10th, 2011

ICCS half-day session during the Brazilian Pediatric Congress

During the biannual Brazilian Pediatric congress in Salvador de Bahia our ICCS Regional Representative, dr Eliane Fonseca, arranged for an ICCS session on bladder and bowel issues. National and international experts lectured and answered questions, with simultaneous translation English-Portuguese provided. The session was excellently organised and attanded by approximately 600 visitors. Afterwards dr Nevéus lectured for medical students of Salvador University, which was great fun!

September 23-24 2011

Taipei, Taiwan
Pediatric Incontinence into Adulthood: ICCS course

This course was organised by Prof Stephen Yang together with the Taiwanese Continence Society (TCA) and the Taiwanese Urological Association (TUA) and covered all aspects of lower urinary tract dysfunction in childhood and adolescence. Several international and national experts were lecturing and there were also very lively interactive group sessions and case discussions. The ICCS Board would like to express its warmest thanks to our friend Dr Yang for his hard work.

February 5th, 2011

Dubai, UAE
ICCS Awareness Day

During the 7th meeting of the Pan-Arab Continence Society (PACS) on February 3-5, our Regional Representative for the Middle East, dr Mario Patricolo, together with dr Mario de Gennaro and chief organiser Prof Sherif Murad, arranged an afternoon session on the ICCS and it’s role. Visit the meeting website.

September 23-25, 2010

Gdansk, Poland
ICCS Educational Course

This very succesful course was open for all healthcare professionals involved in children with bladder or bowel problems and was arranged by Drs Michal Maternik and Aleksandra Zurowska.

May 28-30, 2010

San Francisco, California, USA
1st World Congress on Pediatric Urology

Participating Organisations:
International Children’s Continence Society
American Academy of Pediatrics
Asian Pacific Association of Paediatric Urologists
American Urological Association
European Society for Paediatric Urology
Pediatric Urology Nurse Specialists
… And many more

March 19-20, 2010

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
ICCS educational course

December 5-6, 2009

Delhi, India
ICCS educational course

Together with the Indian Continence Foundation, Indian Association of Pediatric Urology and the Indian Society of Pediatric Nephrology. Local organiser: Dr Sujit Chowdhary

March 6-8, 2009

Abu Dhabi, UAE
1st UAE International Meeting on the Neurogenic bladder, and UAE – ICCS Basic Course on Continence in Children.

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