The 9th Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (Aspire 2019)
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition CentreHong Kong, HONG KONG Visit the Venue to read more
Dear all ASPIRE members, Colleagues and Friends,
Greeting from the 9th Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction Congress (Aspire 2019).
ASPIRE is turning into its 11th year since its establishment in 2008 with our new spirit: “GROWTH”, --- generous, robust, obvious, wise, tremendous, and humanistic.
On the 9th Congress of ASPIRE which will be held from 2 – 5 May 2019 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, we’re really pleased to welcome you all to Hong Kong, a very dynamic city in the centre of Asia. The future of reproductive medicine will be discussed, dissected and presented during the pre-congress and main congress. This world class scientific event is believed to leverage the advancement of assisted reproductive technology and empowering our region.
Many scientist, clinician, nurses, embryologist, IVF counsellor are cordially invited to share their expertise and experiences among the participants.
ASPIRE also has a very good collaborative session with ASRM and ESHRE and several countries’ fertility society in order to enhance active participation and engagement from every ASPIRE member to join our prestigious congress.
We are also looking forward for every participant to enjoy the beautiful of culture, tradition, scenery, and delicious food in Hong Kong which will be definitely make your stay in Hong Kong unremarkable.
Greatest appreciation is delivered to the organizing committee for their hard work in making everything happened.
Welcome to Hong Kong. Let us empower our region!
Prof. Budi WIWEKO
President, Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE)
Dr. Lai-Ping CHEUNG
Prof. Jacqueline CHUNG
Dr. Alex DOO
Dr. Calvin LEE
Prof. Ernest NG
Dr. Queenie YEUNG
Prof. William YEUNG
Group registrations not allowed
Accompanying persons not allowed
We don’t accept Online Abstracts
Grand Hyatt Hong Kong ()
1 Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Grand Hyatt on Hong Kong Island is directly connected to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and is close to Hong Kong's business, shopping and most popular sightseeing and off‐site dining venues. Over 60% of the hotel's 539 rooms command spectacular harbor views allowing each delegate of a large group to be allocated exactly the same standard of accommodation. The hotel offers the flexibility of 22 meeting rooms including Hyatt's Grand Ballroom, able to accommodate 950 persons theatre style.
To submit abstract, please prepare the following information:
Presenting Author’s and Co-authors’ Details.
Full First and Family Name(s).
Affiliation Details: department, institution / hospital, city, state (if relevant), country, email address.
Abstract Title: limited to 25 words in UPPER CASE.
Abstract Text: limited to 300 words, including acknowledgements.
Abstracts should clearly state:
Background and Aims
Use only standard abbreviations. Place special or unusual abbreviations in parentheses after the full word appear the first time.
Use generic names of drugs. Express numbers as numerals.
Abstract Themes: abstracts must be allocated to a specific category for the Scientific Program. You will need to select the category most suited to your abstract.
Tables – A maximum of 3 tables of up to 10 rows x 10 columns can be included per abstract.
Graphs and Images – A maximum of 2 images can be included per abstract. The maximum file size of each graph/image is 500 KB. The maximum pixel size of the graph/image is 600(w) x 800(h) pixel. Graphs and images may be uploaded in JPG, PNG or GIF format only. When including a table, it is recommended to save the table as an image and then insert it in to the abstract.
Submitters can submit up to 2 abstracts.
Accepted submission of an abstract will be published in the official Congress publications, which will be provided in digital copy only.
Presenting author of abstracts must be registered participants.
Please note: Registration fees must be received by the Congress Secretariat by 1 February 2019, to ensure inclusion of the abstract in the Congress publications and in order to be scheduled for presentation.
Abstracts must be original and must not be or have been published or presented at any other congress prior to The 9th Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE 2019).
Abstracts must be submitted and presented in clear English with accurate grammar and spelling of a quality suitable for publication.
Abstracts can be saved in "Draft” status to be re-edited and modified until the submission deadline (17 December 2018, 11:59 Hong Kong Time). Therefore, the submitter will be required to create a user account.
The submitted / draft abstracts cannot be edited after the submission deadline (17 December 2018, 11:59 Hong Kong Time). Please note that after final submission the content of your abstract cannot be modified or corrected and that it will be published exactly as submitted.
Abstracts must be received by the announced deadline. Abstracts received after the deadline will not be considered.
Abstracts stating “data will be discussed in the presentation” will NOT be accepted.
Before submitting the abstract, the Abstract Submitter will be required to confirm the followings:
I confirm that I previewed this abstract and that all information is correct. I accept that the content of this abstract cannot be modified or corrected after final submission and I am aware that it will be published exactly as submitted.
Submission of the abstract constitutes my consent to all Congress’ publications (e.g. Congress website, programs, other promotions, etc.)
The Abstract Submitter warrants and represents that he/she is the sole owner or has the rights of all the information and content (“Content”) provided to the 9th Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE 2019). The publication of the abstract does not infringe any third party rights including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights.
The Abstract Submitter grants the Organizers a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, publish, translate, distribute, and display the Content.
The Organizers reserve the right to remove an abstract which does not comply with the above from any publication.
I herewith confirm that the contact details saved in this system are those of the corresponding author, who will be notified about the status of the abstract. The corresponding author is responsible for informing the other authors about the status of the abstract.
Abstract submission deadline 2019-02-01
We would like to extend an invitation for you to be part of ASPIRE 2019.
The congress will focus on the cutting edges of reproductive medicine and surgery, covering not only the rapidly emerging scientific discoveries but also practical clinical applications in the populous Asia Pacific region, renowned for its significant growth potentials.
We are confident that ASPIRE 2019 would provide an excellent opportunity for you to showcase your medical devices and innovations to an audience that would surely include key decision-makers in fertility and reproduction in the Asia Pacific Region.
Key sponsorship opportunities are now open for industry partners who wish to use ASPIRE 2019 as a platform to strengthen corporate branding and increase product visibility.
This will be a strategic opportunity to network with fertility and reproduction professionals from around the world
For enquiries and booking, please contact:
Ms. Hoa Jing Qi
ASPIRE Association Manager
Tel: (65) 6809 1181
Mobile: (65) 9272 0519
ASPIRE 2019 Congress Secretariat
c/o International Conference Consultants Ltd.
Office Address:Unit C-D, 17/F, Max Share Centre, 373 King’s Road, North Point, Hong Kong
Tel:(852) 2559 9973
Fax:(852) 2547 9528