Beyond Borders

Bloom Syndrome Conference 2024

Upcoming Events:

Please join us in the cosmopolitan, riverfront city of Frankfurt, Germany for our third Bloom Syndrome Patient & Family Conference. Here, you will meet other families, clinicians and researchers from the Bloom syndrome community for two plus days of learning, sharing, connecting and fun!


Conference attendance, including meals and childcare services, is free of charge. Attendees are responsible for their travel and accommodation expenses.


Conference Location

Steigenberger Airport Hotel Frankfurt

  • .9km/.6mi from Frankfurt International Airport (FRA)
  • Complimentary hotel airport shuttle service every 20 mins
  • Guest room charges include Internet access and a daily breakfast buffet in the hotel dining room.
  • Indoor swimming pool and fitness center

Note: No need to make a hotel reservation now. A special group room rate will be available to conference attendees when conference registration opens in March/April.

Conference Schedule

Friday, 2 August

5:30pm-7:00pm          Conference Check-In

5:30pm-7:30pm          Welcome Reception

Saturday, 3 August

8:30am-5:00pm          Day 1: Conference sessions and activities, with a break for lunch

6:00pm-8:00pm          Group Dinner

8:30pm-10:00pm        Young Adult Get-Together

8:30pm-10:00pm        Kids’ Movie Night

Sunday, 4 August

8:30am-1:00pm          Day 2: Conference sessions and activities, ending with lunch

1:30pm-5:00pm          Group Recreational Activity (optional)


Conference Registration

All attendees, including children, will be required to register to participate in the conference. Conference registration will open in late March/early April of this year. An announcement will be made via our mailing list and on our Facebook Group when registration will open. The conference program and additional conference details will also be available at this time.

Or, check back on this page for updates.