Thank you!

To all our local organizers, IMS leadership, faculty, presenters, attendees, and sponsors, thank you for making the 17th International Myeloma Workshop (IMW) a great success!

Over 3200 registered delegates attended the 17th IMW, the largest in the history of the workshop. In addition to 150 invited faculty, over 600 study abstracts were presented at the 17th IMW in oral and poster sessions, including 150 from young investigators.

Congratulations to the 40 young investigators who were honored at the 17th IMW, and to Professor Giampaolo Merlini who received the Jan Gosta Waldenstrom Award for lifetime contributions to myeloma; Dr. Constantine Mitisades who received the Kenneth C. Anderson Young Investigator Award for Basic and Translational Research; and Dr. Francesca Gay who received the Bart Barlogie Young Investigator Award for Therapeutics.

The 18th IMW will be held September 8-11, 2021, in Vienna, Austria under the auspices of professors Heinz Ludwig, Hermann Einsele, Hartmut Goldschmidt and Roman Hajek. More information on the 18th IMW will be forthcoming at

Steve Treon, Paul Richardson, Ken Anderson, Nikhil Munshi
and all the organizers of the 17th IMW

Exhibitor List Exhibitor Floorplan


Dedicated exhibit hours are included in the overall agenda and several food and break functions are scheduled to occur in the Exhibition. Following is the current schedule*:


Exhibition & Poster Hours


Thursday, September 12
11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Exhibits Open
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Coffee Break
Friday, September 13
12:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Exhibits Open
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Poster Session I: Presentations
Saturday, September 14
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Exhibits Open
12:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Poster Session II: Presentations

*Schedule is subject to change.


Workshop Organizers

Christopher Patterson
IMW 17 Secretariat

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