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How can you help our CDG community? Is easy! Share among your social media and other channels the information we make available within this section and website. This raises awareness, accelerates diagnosis, and secures better care and management for our CDG children and adults!

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Key dates:

Due to the specificities that preparing such an event has, the congress needs early anticipation and preparation; thus, please consider the following congress dates. And secure your attendance at the earliest! 
Also, note that the Virtual Pre-conference workshops and World CDG Advocacy and Leadership Academy have limited vacancies (100 CDG representatives and 100 professionals). We recommend that you don’t wait too long as the registration for the Virtual Pre-conference workshops and World CDG Advocacy and Leadership Academy will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Dates to Remember When
Registration 1st January- 30 of April 2023
ePoster Abstract Submission 1st January- 30 of March 2023
Notification of poster abstracts accepted for display at congress website and short oral presentation 1st- 3rd April 2023
ePoster PDF upload and 5 minutes video presentation 3rd -15th April 2023
Virtual Pre-conference workshops (duration: 2h 30 minutes)*
*main language will remain English
In total 9  workshops from May to June 2023 taking place every Tuesday from 4:00-6:30 PM Lisbon, Portugal local time.
World CDG Advocacy and Leadership Academy*
*main language will remain English and attendance to the virtual pre-conference workshops and World Conference on CDG are a part of the lectures of this academy
Afternoon 20 July 2023 and Morning 21 July 2023
World Conference on CDG*
*We are investigating the possibility of simultaneous translation. Stay tuned!
21-23 July 2023

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