Conferences and events

Planned Conferences

8-10 September 2021; Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers Assembly (NADRA); link

19 November 2020 APN Virtual Symposium linkeed

2 & 3 December 2020 Working with the whole person

Alcohol Change UK’s first online interactive conference; link

7 July 2020 Webinar Alcohol marketing in the WHO European Region

8 June 2020– What’s in the bottle. Alcohol labelling in the WHO European Region. Online webinar hosted by the WHO European Office for the Prevention and Control of NCD’s, Moscow. Register: Link to program

Past events and conferences 

9-11 March 2020 – Dublin, Ireland ; Global Alcohol Policy Conference

27 November 2019; Tobacco and Alcohol in the Czech Republic in 2019; In Cooperation with Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic and WHO; for info:

23-25 October 2019 – Lisbon Addictions 2019; link to the conference website

22 October 2019 – Alcohol Policy Network meeting; link to the website

9-11 March 2020 – Dublin, Ireland ; Global Alcohol Policy Conference

30 Sept- 3 Oct.  2019 – Melbourne; KBS Thematic Meeting: Public Health and the Global Governance of Alcohol

19 September 2019 – Amsterdam; Digital Alcohol Marketing in the Spotlight; the impact on drinking behaviour of young people and the first attempts to regulate it. Link to the program

19 June 2019 – London; The Alcohol Change UK Conference 2019: New insights into alcohol research, policy and practice; link

10-12 April 2019 – Krakow; Thematic meeting of the Kettil Bruun Society: Youth drinking in decline

20-21 November 2018 – Edinburgh; Alcohol Policy Conference ; Eurocare & SHAAP;

19 November 2018 – Edinburgh; Alcohol Policy Network Conference; link

11-15 October 2018 – 4th European Alcohol Policy Youth Conference in Vilnius, Lithuania; link

5-6 October 2018 – NordAN conference 2018 – Nordic-Baltic alcohol policy model; link

24-26 September 2018 – UpcoEuropean Conference on FASD – Berlin- Germany; More information

18-21 April 2018: 8th International Research Conference on Adolescents and Adults with FASD; Vancouver Canada. More information

13 April 2018: Alcohol Marketing Control Policy Developments in the Baltic Countries; Vilnius, Lithuania; more information

15 January 2018: Youth Perspectives on Alcohol: Availability and marketing in South Africa, Tanzania and India; Join us for a free webinar

13-15 November 2017 – Calgary, Canada – Issues of Substance Conference 2017 Addiction Matters. Click here for more information

 4-6 October 2017 – Global Alcohol Policy Conference – Melbourne, Australia –

23 October 2017 – Alcohol Policy Network in Europe Symposium; the 7 APN Symposium will take place on Monday 23rd of October in the city of Lisbon (Portugal) the day before the Lisbon Addictions Conference.

24-26 October 2017 – Lisbon addictions, 2nd European conference on addictive behaviours and dependencies – Lisbon, Portugal. More information:

28-29 October 2017 – NordAN conference 2017 – „Alcohol across borders”                    Visit the conference website:

4-6 May 2017 – Global Alcohol Conference – Istanbul, Turkey – More information to be published:

15-17 May 2017 – Gold Coast, Australia – Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference. Click here for more information.

7 June 2017 – Brussels, Belgium – European Seminar. Self Regulation is No Regulation: The Case for Protecting Children from Alcohol Marketing, organised by Alcohol Action Ireland and Eurocare. Further information will follow and will also be available on and

3-4 July 2017 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – 7th International Conference on Addictive Disorders and Alcoholism. Click here for more information.