- 15th EADV Spring Symposium – Budva 2018 | Official Website - https://eadvbudva2018.org -

General Information

About Budva

Budva is a Montenegrin town on the Adriatic Sea, one of the oldest settlements on the Adriatic coast, and the center of Montenegrin tourism. The Old Town of Budva, Stari Grad, is a historic medieval treasure, and the coastal area around the town, Budva Riviera, is popular for its gorgeous beaches and fun nightlife.

Access to the session rooms

Seating is regulated on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend you go to the session room well in advance of the session. Due to safety regulations, the organisers will close the access to the session if all seats are occupied. Delegates are not permitted to stand in the aisles of the session rooms.

IMPORTANT: Children under the age of 18 are not authorised inside the Spring Symposium venue.

CME accreditation

CME-CPD credits will be available directly from the the EADV website after completing the online evaluation of the sessions and speakers. Certificates can be downloaded by simply entering your email and password used during the registration process, or your EADV credentials.

You are encouraged to pass by the CME-CPD booth (3rd floor – Hotel Splendid) during the event if you have any questions or contact cme-cpd@eav.org.


All presentations during the Spring Symposium will be conducted in English, the official language of the EADV. There will be no translation provided.

Smoking Policy

Smoking is prohibited inside the Spring Symposium Venue and the exhibition areas.

Spring Symposium Venue and Access

Hotel Splendid and Hotel Mediteran
85315 Budva-Bečići


All Abstracts should be submitted online in English through the official Spring Symposium website. Further details regarding the Call for Abstracts will be published in the 2nd Announcement. For information and questions, please refer to the Call for Abstracts page or contact the EADV.
The deadline for submission of abstracts will be 14 November 2017 at 1 pm CET. For further information please contact: abstracts@eadvsymposium.org


Please check the accommodation section for complete information about accommodation facilities.

Important Dates

  • Abstract submission deadline: 14 November 2017
  • Abstract evaluation deadline: 22 January 2018
  • Early Bird Registration Deadline: 17 January 2018
  • Late Bird Registration Deadline: 28 February 2018
  • Opening of the Spring Symposium: 3 May 2018

Media Policy

Recording, photography and filming during the sessions is strictly prohibited without prior written permission from an EADV Officer.


Please check the registration section for complete information about registration.

Spring Symposium Material

Each delegate will receive a voucher to collect the Spring Symposium Material.

Tourist Information Office

Phone: +382 33 402 814
Fax: +382 33 402 550
E-mail: info@budva.travel
Address: Mediteranska 8/6 (TQ Plaza),
85310 Budva


Certificate of Attendance

The Certificate of Attendance will be available for online download via the EADV website by simply entering your email and password used during the registration process, or your EADV credentials. Otherwise, Certificates of Attendance may also be printed directly on-site from the Self Printing machines located in the Registration area.


The organisers do not accept responsibility for any personal damage. Participants are strongly recommended to arrange their own personal insurance.

Mobile Phones

Mobile phones must be switched off at all times during all sessions.

Scientific Programme

The scientific programme will cover 4 main fields in dermatology and venereology.

The programme will include plenary lectures, training and educational forums (focused towards residents/trainees), review and updates sessions (directed at specialist dermato-venereologists), what’s new and free communications of selected abstracts.

The deadline for submission of abstracts will be 14 November 2017. For further information please contact: abstracts@eadvsymposium.org

Spring Symposium Policy

As applied to previous EADV symposia, all EADV members will receive special registration rates, provided their membership fees have been paid. The 15th Spring Symposium will offer fellowships with reduced registration fees and special scholarships for dermatologists facing financial difficulties.

Visa & Invitation Letters

Click here to create your letter of invitation. The invitation letter will be sent only upon completion of registration and payment, official language – English.