ISHA Annual Scientific Meeting 2023

5 – 7 October 2023 – CTICC 1, Cape Town, South Africa

Pre-conference Day, Wednesday 4th October

The Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) is ISHA’s flagship event, bringing together worldwide arthroscopic and open hip surgeons, hip preservation and rehabilitation professionals to share the latest knowledge and experience in the field of hip preservation surgery and rehabilitation.

The 2023 ASM  (ISHA 2023) will take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC 1) in Cape Town, South Africa, from Thursday 5 – Saturday 7 October 2023, with pre-course activities on Wednesday 4th October.

We are delighted to be holding the ISHA ‘23 for the first time on the African continent, cradle of humankind. Following the spirit of ISHA and our global representation, the scientific program will be structured around the seven rings in presenting the seven continents united by scientific education.

The programme will focus on the best and latest science and will aim to accommodate the needs and interests of everyone, from scientist, medical doctors from different specialities to allied health professionals, and all with mutual interest and hip preservation.

Everyone will have an opportunity to find their own interest among seven rings of topics:

  • Patient education, assessment, plan of action
  • Arthroscopic hip surgery
  • Open hip preservation surgery
  • Role of biologics in hip reservation
  • Rehabilitation and non-operative management
  • Artificial intelligence, virtual reality and augmented reality
  • Nutrition, well-being of elite athlete in hip preservation surgery

This is a fantastic opportunity for all healthcare professionals and organisations with an interest in hip preservation to come together, meet, dialogue and collaborate in person. This annual meeting is a pinnacle of hip preservation annual calendar and one of the most important and powerful concentration of international hip surgeons, hip preservation and rehabilitation professionals and constitutes a chance for bottom line networking and collaboration opportunities.

Further information will be available in the coming months, and we will be opening the website portal to enable early booking of travel, accommodation and trip arrangements in July 2022 to enable early preparation.

For immediate enquiries please contact or tel: +44 203 519 9427.

Get a flavour of South Africa:


ISHA 2023 Website