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  • IMI Conference 2017 – Booking Instructions

    01 December 2016

    49th Annual ConferenceEast Midlands Conference Centre and Orchard HotelUniversity Park, The University of Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG7 2RJ Friday 6th - Saturday 7th October 2017 BOOKING NOW LIVE …

  • IMI Conference 2017

    27 September 2016

    49th Annual Conference Friday 6th - Saturday 7th October 2017

  • IMI Conference 2016 – Alternative Accommodation

    22 August 2016

    Due to the popular demand for this year’s conference, accommodation at the conference hotelis now fully booked. We have gathered some information for those who wish to attend theconference but n…

  • IMI Conference 2016 - Saturday 17th Programme

    17 July 2016


  • IMI Conference 2016 – Abstracts (Plenary and Concurrent)

    11 July 2016

    Plenary and Concurrent Session Abstracts

  • IMI Conference 2016 – Trade Exhibition

    31 May 2016

    The IMI 2016 Conference Trade Exhibition officially opens at 9am on Friday 16th September. The Trade Exhibition area is accessible for set-up from 6.30pm on Thursday (15th) and from 7am on Friday morn…

  • IMI Conference 2016 – Friday 16th Programme

    31 May 2016

  • IMI Conference 2016 – Social Programme

    31 May 2016

    Thursday 15th September For those arriving early, take the opportunity of a relaxing catch-up with friends old and new in the Lounge Bar, or visit the hotel’s Health Club for a workout, swim or …

  • IMI 2016 Conference team

    30 March 2016

        Email Phone   Conference Chair Kathy McFall 0141 211 4692 Conference SecretaryAmy Lake 029 2068 …

  • IMI Conference 2016 – New Voices

    30 March 2016

    Saturday 17th September This full day of presentations begins with the ever-popular New Voices session. We have six presenters eager to participate formally at the conference for the first time. At th…

  • IMI Conference 2016 – Booking Instructions

    09 December 2015

    Ticket Prices A full range of tickets from single day to the whole conference is available. We have a limited number of rooms on retention so please do not leave your booking until the last momen…

  • IMI Conference 2016 – Glasgow Clydebank

    09 December 2015

    Join us at the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel in Glasgow for the 49thIMI Annual Conference. The hotel, situated on the banks of the River Clyde, has excellent conference facilities and we look forwar…

  • IMI conference handbook 2015 now available

    30 September 2015

    Printed day schedules will be available at conference but there will be no printed versions of the handbook at conference.    View the standard pdf version

  • Thursday 8th October 2015 - Evening social event!

    27 July 2015

    As conference starts early on the Friday you may want to consider booking an additional night’s accommodation for the Thursday night before, especially if you have some distance to travel. Addit…

  • Friday 9th October 2015 - Trade Show and Workshops

    27 July 2015

    The 2015 IMI Conference kicks off at 9.00am on Friday with the official opening of the Trade Show. After some dedicated Trade time the Workshops programme will commence from 9.45am.

  • Saturday 10th October 2015 - Scientific Programme

    07 July 2015

    The conference team are pleased to be able to announce that the Saturday Scientific Programme for IMI Manchester 2015 is almost complete. It is hoped that the programme caters for everyone and covers …

  • IMI Trade Show 2015

    12 April 2015

    Companies wishing to exhibit and showcase their products at this year’s premier event for medical illustrators should contact one of the conference Trade Co-ordinators:   Craig Richardson W…

  • Conference 2015 booking

    12 April 2015

    TICKET PRICES Please click here to book! Payment options available include credit card payment, which is the preferred method as it reduces costs, and official Purchase Orders. Please be aware that if…

  • The venue

    12 April 2015

    The Marriott Rennaissance City Centre Hotel is a landmark building right in the heart of Manchester. Towering above the skyline it’s hard to miss. Although it’s not the most beautiful buil…

  • IMI Conference 1968 - Manchester

    12 April 2015

    The first IMBI Conference (we used to be ‘biological’ in those days) was held at Owens Park in Manchester between the 12th and 14th of September 1968. This year marks the return of IMI Con…

  • Manchester 2015 so far

    12 April 2015

    It’s early days yet but we’re planning what we hope will be a fabulous conference.    Conference Planning Team meeting Topics which we hope to cover so far include: Dermoscopy 3…

  • 2015 Conference team

    08 April 2015

    IMI Conference 2015 - Planning Team Contact Details

  • IMI Conference 2015 - Manchester 9-10 October

    02 March 2015

    IMI Conference Manchester October 9-10 2015

  • 2014 New Voices

    12 September 2014

    Saturday 4th October The popular New Voices session, named in memory of Julie Dorrington, gives first-time presenters the opportunity to give a short ten-minute presentation on a topic of their choice…

  • 2014 Workshop details

    08 September 2014

      “The JVISCOM participant –led innovation and collaboration workshop for budding authors” - Carly Dakin, Amy Lake & David Bryson   Last year the j…

  • Saturday 4th Oct Programme

    24 July 2014

      08:00 Registration 08:30 – 09:15 Keynote Address Mosaic – a new digital publication to explore the science of life. - Richard Everett (Wellcome Trust) 09:15 – …

  • 2014 Plenary Sessions & Masterclass

    02 June 2014

    Saturday 4th October Opening Keynote Address Mosaic – a new digital publication to explore the science of life. - Richard Everett   Launched on 4th March 2014, and after 18 mont…

  • Friday 3rd Oct Programme

    26 May 2014

    Please click on the image below for the Full Programme of workshops PDF version.   

  • 2014 Trade Information

    26 May 2014

    The Bristol 2014 Trade Exhibition is an opportunity for delegates to explore the technical advancements and innovations our trade partners have come to showcase. This wonderful opportunity to tailor&n…

  • 2014 Conference Team

    22 May 2014

    IMI Conference 2014 - Planning Team Contact Details

  • 2014 Booking Information

    31 March 2014

    Booking as a delegate in the conference could not be easier. Just go to the Online Conference Booking Page and complete the booking form. Various payment options are available, including PayPal a…

  • IMI Conference 2014

    21 March 2014

    IMI Bristol 2014 – 3th and 4th October 2014 at the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

  • 2013 New Voices

    11 June 2013

    Saturday 5th October The popular New Voices session, named in memory of Julie Dorrington, gives first-time presenters the opportunity to give a short ten-minute presentation on a topic of their choice…

  • Friday 4th October – Programme

    10 June 2013

    07:00  Group Meditation Session – Carol Beckerman 07:45 Registration opens 08:30 Official opening of the Trade ExhibitionGrove Suite 09:00 Trade area workshops startGrov…

  • 2013 Plenary Sessions & Masterclass

    31 May 2013

    Saturday 5th October Opening Keynote Address Life Sciences: Medical research needs a new image – Professor Richard Trembath The NHS and UK clinical academia both face turbulence that req…

  • Saturday 5th October – Programme

    31 May 2013

      Provisional Programme only. 07:15 – 08:15 Group Meditation Session – Carol Beckerman 08:00 Registration opens Keynote Address Life Sciences: Medical research nee…

  • 2013 Booking Information

    14 March 2013

    Booking as a delegate in the conference could not be easier. Just go to the Online Conference Booking Page and complete the booking form. Various payment options are available, including PayPal a…

  • 2013 Conference Team

    13 March 2013

    IMI Conference 2013 - Planning Team Contact Details

  • IMI Conference 2013

    13 February 2013

    IMI Conference 4-5 October 2013, Leicester Marriott Hotel

  • Saturday 15th September – Programme

    27 August 2012

    Early Bird Riverside Walk / Run - meet at 7.00am in the hotel foyer. Today's presentations take place in the Queen Elizabeth Room of the Clyde Suite. 8.00am Registration 8.00am Breakfast &…

  • Friday 14th September – Programme

    27 August 2012

    09.00am Registration opens 10.00am IMI AGM, Waverley Suite 11.00am Official Conference & Trade Opening Address, Queen Mary Room IMI Chairman, Ross Milligan, will officially open the …

  • 2012 Networking/Social Events

    23 July 2012

    Friday 14th September 13:00 Networking Buffet Lunch A buffet lunch will be served in the Queen Mary Room of the Clyde Suite. This is your chance to mingle and discuss the latest innovations and f…

  • 2012 Plenary Sessions

    08 June 2012

    Saturday 15th September Opening Keynote Address Experiences of Ageing – Dr Lucy Lyons Ageing is not a disease. It is a natural occurrence that is often ignored. Elements of ageing are so co…

  • 2012 Adobe Masterclass

    30 May 2012

    Adobe CS6 – The new face of creativity Friday, 14th September 18.15 - 20.00 Just when you thought it was time to relax … Richard Curtis and Niels Stevens will walk us through the majo…

  • *NEW for 2012* Poster Exhibition

    29 May 2012

    Call for submissions This year, for the first time, the IMI conference will include a poster exhibition to showcase research activities and new developments in our profession, and to share best practi…

  • 2012 New Voices

    21 May 2012

    Saturday 15th September The popular New Voices session, named in memory of Julie Dorrington, gives first-time presenters the opportunity to give a short ten-minute presentation on a topic of their cho…

  • 2012 Workshops

    21 May 2012

    Friday 14th September Workshops will run in the morning and afternoon sessions on the first day of conference, alongside the Trade and Professional Exhibition. Those confirmed so far are: Cartooning &…

  • Sandpit

    16 May 2012

    If you are creating a news item or event, this text appears on the home page as a brief taster of the full article.

  • 2012 Conference Directions

    12 March 2012

    Conference venue addressGlasgow Marriott Hotel500 Argyle StreetAnderstonGlasgow G3 8RRScotlandUnited KingdomMaps and a detailed route plannerBy carEastbound M8: Following signs for City Centre, exit a…

  • 2012 Trade Information

    12 March 2012

    **LATEST NEWS** The final schedule for Trade Exhibitors is now available from the right hand menu. Exhibitors will have the opportunity to highlight a key product or service to delegates. To host a 15…

  • 2012 Booking Information

    05 March 2012

    Booking as a delegate in the conference could not be easier. Just go to the Online Conference Booking Page and complete the booking form. Various payment options are available, including PayPal a…

  • 2012 Conference Team

    07 February 2012

    IMI Conference 2012 - Planning Team Contact Details

  • IMI Conference 2012

    23 January 2012

    IMI Conference 2012, 14-15 September 2012, Glasgow.

  • Conference Speaker Biographies

    30 September 2011

    Biographies of speakers: scientific & workshop programmes

  • Workshop programme in detail

    24 August 2011

    Workshop Abstracts

  • Conference Programme in detail

    23 August 2011

    Details of speakers and presentation abstracts

  • Conference Trade Exhibition

    25 May 2011

    Trade Exhibition FIFTY POUND AMAZON VOUCHER TO BE WON! Just visit as many trade stands as you can. Pick up a sticker from each stand you visit and put it on your Trade Exhibition Passport. The Pas…

  • Conference Auction

    25 May 2011

    IMI-Bay: the Institute's Scholarship Fund Auction On the Thursday evening at this year’s conference we plan to hold an auction to raise funds for the IMI Scholarship Fund. There will be two…

  • Conference Booking Information

    12 May 2011

    Conference booking could not be easier and can be completed online through our secure booking system.

  • The Conference Team

    12 May 2011

    Meet the IMI Conference team for 2011

  • Getting there

    12 May 2011

    The address for Theobalds Park is:De Vere VenuesTheobalds ParkLieutenant Ellis WayCheshuntHertsEN7 5HW Map and directions By Car  Exit the M25 at Junction 25, head north towards Cambridge on…

  • Conference Centre and Accommodation

    12 May 2011

    This years conference will take place in the modern Management Centre, while most of the social activity will be in the luxurious Georgian Mansion House and the Ridings – an elegantly converted barn and stable yard.

  • Outline programme

    12 May 2011

    The outline programme and draft workshop timetable for conference

  • IMI Conference 2011

    01 May 2011

    This year's conference took place at Theobalds Park, in Cheshunt, a peaceful Georgian Mansion and modern conference centre set in 55 acres of parkland, close to London and the M25.

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