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Congress Venue and Location
The 12th ISSAID Congress will take place at the Meridian Arts Center.

5040 Yonge St, North York
ON M2N 6R8, Canada


Meridian Arts Centre is a performing arts venue in the North York district of Toronto.

How to Get There
Meridian Arts Centre is easily accessible by car or TTC.

It is located at 5040 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario, M2N 6R8, a short drive north of the 401 and just
south of Mel Lastman Square.

TTC users can reach us with a short walk south from North York Centre station or a short walk north
from Yonge-Sheppard station.

Professional Congress Organiser
MCI Suisse SA has been selected by ISSAID as the official congress organiser to process registrations,
hotel reservations, abstract management, exhibition and sponsorship. All correspondence should be
sent to:

c/o MCI Suisse SA
9 Rue du Pré-Bouvier, 1242 Satigny
Tel. +41 22 33 99 673

COVID-19 Protocol
The organizers of the congress will put in place a COVID protocol in compliance with the
requirements of the local authorities. This may imply restricting the access to the congress to only
fully vaccinated delegates and / or delegates presenting a negative COVID test.
All details will be shared on this website in due course.

Congress News
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Certificate of Attendance
A certificate of attendance will be sent via email to each attendee after the congress.

Letter of Invitation
A letter of invitation can be requested online during the registration process once the applicable fees
have been paid. Letters of invitation for visa application do not imply a commitment from the
conference to provide a financial support

Travel Insurance
It is recommended that participants obtain adequate cover for travel, health and accident insurance
before they depart from their countries. ISSAID and MCI as organizers cannot accept responsibility
for personal injuries, or loss of, or damage to, private property belonging to the congress

The visa requirements for Toronto vary according to the country of origin of its visitors. All visitors
entering Canada must be in the possession of a valid passport. Please check which rules and
requirements apply to you on

About us

IssaidThe International Society of Systemic Auto-Inflammatory Diseases (ISSAID) raise awareness, catalyse basic research and promote scientific and clinical knowledge on all aspects of systemic auto-inflammatory diseases.

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Contact Information

ISSAID 2023 c/o MCI Geneva



ISSAID 2023 Congress
15-18 May 2023


Meridian Arts Center
5040 Yonge St, North York
ON M2N 6R8, Canada