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Inborn Errors Working Party Annual Conference

Event type:
Educational Meeting
Presenters / Organizers :
B. Neven, M. Albert, S. Ryhännen, H. Lång


Dear Colleagues,

This year, the annual conference of the Inborn Errors Working Party (IEWP) will be organised in Helsinki, Finland, on 27-29 September 2024. It will be a great pleasure to welcome you on behalf of EBMT.

As always, the meeting will feature comprehensive sessions on stem cell transplantation and gene therapy in inborn errors of immunity, inborn errors of metabolism, as well as new indications, but also the pathophysiological pathways behind these diseases.

This year’s special sessions will focus on the pathophysiology of IEI, on inborn errors in the Finnish population, on viral infections, on gene therapy, etc. Two keynote presentations will be given by Dusan Bogunovic and Don Kohn.

We look forward to welcoming you in Helsinki.

Bénédicte Neven, IEWP Chair
Michael Albert, IEWP Secretary
Helja Lang, Local Organiser
Samppa Ryhännen, Local Organiser

To access the most recent version, kindly click on the “Preliminary Programme” button provided above.  

Grant Details

The Inborn Errrors Working Party is thrilled to announce travel grants.

The grant will cover the maximum reimbursement for travel and accommodation expenses incurred by participants after attending the event.
In addition, recipients will receive a complimentary registration to the event.

Travel Grants amounts

  • 3 grants x 500€ each for young participants (35 years old or younger) interested in HSCT for inborn errors.

Application Requirements
To apply for the grant, interested individuals are required to submit the following documents:

  • CV (Curriculum Vitae)
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Case Report Topics (Do not forget to check the programme and see where the case will be allocated for in-person presentations)
    • Challenging indications and novel approaches
    • HSCT for IEI in AYAs

Selection Process
The selection of grant recipients will be conducted by the Organisers of our event. Candidates will be evaluated based on their merits and the quality/relevance of their work.


  • Submission Deadline: 16 June 2024; 23:59h CEST
  • Selection communication: 28 June 2024
  • Confirmation from selected participants deadline: 5 July 2024

This grant programme is a testament to our commitment to inclusivity, accessibility, and education. We believe that by removing financial barriers and amplifying diverse voices, we can create a more enriching and vibrant experience for all.

Please, use the “Grant Submission” button above to start the process. Beware that this submission doesn’t imply the registration to the meeting, so please, do not forget to register by using the “Register” button.

IMPORTANT NOTE! Non registered submitters won’t be included in the selection process.



The registration will close on the 22 September 2024, or when is sold out. 

Please note this is a 100% face-to-face event with no virtual component.

Members of the Inborn Errors Working Party have a free registration to this event. The general registration fee is 50€. 

Fee includes entry to all sessions, coffee breaks and lunches during the course.

To register, please click on the “Register” button above. You can pay by credit card or wire transfer. Should you need a VISA letter, you’ll be able to download it after the registration process.

If you have any questions, please contact: and include "IEWP 2024 Annual Conference" in the subject line.

Registration Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be electronically mailed or postmarked by using the option "Modify registration".

Refund of registration fees will be as follows:

  • In case of cancellation, up until one month prior to the beginning of the meeting, your registration fee will be reimbursed in full (less bank charges).
  • If the cancellation is notified between 15 and 30 days prior to the beginning of the meeting, 50% of the registration fee will be reimbursed (less bank charges).
  • Cancellations notified between 1 and 15 days registration fee will not be refunded.

Certificate of Attendance

After the event, you will receive an email with a short survey to evaluate the course. Once you have completed it, you will be able to download the certificate of attendance.


The Educational Meeting will be held in the University of Helsinki, Main building, only in person. 

Address: Fabianinkatu 33, 00170 Helsinki, Finland.

How to get to the venue:

From Helsinki Airport:

   - 35-50 min taxi transfer
   - city train to Helsinki Central Station, walk 8 min to the University of Helsinki.

Travel and accommodation

Participants will be responsible for covering their travel and accommodation costs. The below map shows some accommodation options near the course's venue. Please note that EBMT does not manage hotel availability or set prices.

Important information 

EBMT cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to the private property of participants. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.

Please ensure you have a valid passport/ID to travel to Finland. Should you need a VISA letter, you will be able to download it after the registration process. You can also find more information here:

EBAH-CME Accreditation

We are pleased to announce that this educational course will be accredited by the EBAH-CME credits system.

In order to collect your EBAH-CME credits, we recommend you create an EBAH-CME account by clicking here. By registering on the EBAH-CME website, you'll have access to the record of all other events you have already been accredited for. After the meeting, an updated attendance list will be uploaded to the EBAH-CME website.

If you already have an account, you will receive an email to evaluate the course and claim your points. If after 15 days you have not received an email regarding your credits, please contact the EBMT Educational Events Unit at



Bronze Partner


There are various opportunities to support this meeting. For more information, please send an email to to indicate your interest.