Updated Program, Sep 18!

Oral presentation program available here.

Poster presentation program available here.


Wed September 19

13:00 – 18:00 Registration

13:00 – 15:00 Poster presentation area open – presenters can bring their posters

15:00 – 18:00 Pre-Organized network meetings (If you want to arrange a meeting, please contact:

15:00-17:00 Poster Exhibition

17:00 – 18:00 Poster Session –  you can meet the poster presenters!

18:00 – 18:30 Opening Ceremony

18:30 – 19:15 Keynote Speech: Goran Kardum

19:30 – 20.30 Get Together Party at Grant Dalmajica Terrace

Thu September 20

7:30-8:00 Instructed exercise on the beach and morning swim

8:30 – Registration

9:15-10:00 Keynote Speech: Akiko Hart

10:00-10:30 Coffee break and poster viewing

10:30-12:05 Oral sessions (7 parallel sessions each with 4 oral presentations)

12:05-13:30 Lunch and poster viewing

13:30-15:05 Oral sessions (7 parallel sessions each with 4 oral presentations)

15:05-15:40 Coffee break and poster viewing

15:40-16.55 Oral sessions (7 parallel sessions each with 3 oral presentations)

16:55-17:15 Poster viewing

17:15-18:00 Keynote Speech: Susanna Mittermaier

18:15-18:45 Evening Swim

19:30 Banquet dinner in Hotel Le Meridien Lav. Banquet dinner will be served by the pool and seashore of the Conference hotel and the menu will include for example seafood, barbecue and beautiful vegetables of highest quality. Buffet menu will be published soon (separate registration and fee).

23:00-01:30 ECMH2018 Party in Hotel Le Meridien Lav, Room Dalmacija 2


Fri September 21

8:45 – Registration

9:00-9:45 Round Table Discussion “Recovery, relations and professional competence”

*Peter JJ Goossens, Professor, Dimence Group, Mental Health Care Centre, Centre for bipolar disorders, Deventer, The Netherlands (chair)
*Patrick L., A recovering alcoholic and member of a worldwide fellowship which has been in existence for over 80 years
*Nynke Boonstra, Professor, NHL Stenden University of Applied Science in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
*Jasna Karacic, Director, Croatian association for the Promotion of Patients Rights, Croatia
*Seppo Eronen, CEO, Niemikoti Foundation, Finland
*Liam MacGabhann, Head of School, Dublin City University, Nursing and Human Sciences, Ireland

9:45-10:30 Keynote Speech: Jasna Karacic

10:30-11:00 Coffee break and poster viewing

11:00-12:10 Oral sessions (7 parallel sessions each with 3 oral presentations)

12:10-13:15 Lunch and poster viewing

13:15-14:25 Oral sessions (7 parallel sessions each with 3 oral presentations)

14:30-14:50 Coffee break and poster viewing

14:50-15:30 Keynote Speech: Roger Almvik

15:30-16:00 Closing Ceremony; Best Poster Award; Social Media Photo Contest Award; Invitation to 8th European Conference on Mental Health