12th African Congress of Immunology – FAIS 2024 - FAIS Africa

Join us at FAIS 2024 – where science meets collaboration and culture!
In December 2024, an anticipated 300 delegates from the African immunology community, including esteemed professionals, researchers, policymakers, and students, will convene in Cotonou, Benin, for the 12th African Congress of Immunology (FAIS 2024). This pivotal event will be hosted by the Benin Immunology Society in collaboration with various African immunological societies and associations.

A Critical Time for Immunology in Africa
The 12th FAIS Congress meets at a crucial time. Africa and the global community have been profoundly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and continue to confront diseases such as malaria, Tuberculosis (TB), Ebola, HIV/AIDS, Yellow Fever … These challenges have highlighted healthcare disparities and stressed the urgent need for sustainable strategies in immunology and public health. Amidst conflicts and environmental crises, innovative and united efforts are more important than ever.

The Congress Agenda: Collaboration, Knowledge Sharing, and Empowerment
FAIS 2024 aims to be a collaborative platform where immunologists share insights, develop solutions, and empower communities. Our focus is on responsive and inclusive approaches that prioritize community needs and advocate for holistic well-being.

Event Highlights:

Keynote Speakers:
The congress will feature a distinguished line-up of African and international immunologists, each providing unique insights and groundbreaking research findings.

Workshops, Scientific, and Poster Sessions:
Engage in diverse workshops, scientific presentations, and poster sessions, offering a platform for showcasing cutting-edge research and stimulating academic exchange.

Networking and Collaborative Opportunities:
FAIS 2024 is the ideal stage for building networks, collaborating on research, and forging new partnerships within and beyond the African immunology community.

Educational and Cultural Experiences:
Participants will have opportunities to attend informative plenaries, workshops, and engage in stimulating discussions, and experience Benin’s rich cultural heritage, enriching both professional and personal development.

Registration Details:
Mark your calendars as registration opens in early 2024. Stay tuned for more information regarding registration fees, accommodation options, and travel arrangements.

Anticipating a Memorable Congress:
We are eagerly preparing for an insightful and engaging congress, set to be a significant milestone in the field of immunology in Africa.