Scientific Information

Organising Institutions

International Foundation for Maternal Periconceptional and Peri- neonatal Medicine (FIMPP) founded by a group of highly professional and enthusiastic obstetricians and neonatologists, the worldwide known experts in the field that aim to revive the interest around maternal and neonatal care.
FIMPP is composed of Board of Directors, chaired by Prof. Gian Carlo Di Renzo from Italy and Board of Scientific Advisors, chaired by Prof. Umberto Simeoni from Switzerland.
The purpose of FIMPP is to foster education, research and advocacy in maternal, periconceptional and neonatal medicine and care worldwide. The Foundation aims to promote and disseminate the study, research and knowledge on the aspects of maternal, periconceptional and neonatal medicine, in order to attain, by appropriate means, a higher level of physical and mental health for women,
mothers, and their children.
Collaboration between various disciplines interested in maternal, perception, and perinatal care as well as friendship between individuals from different world countries will lead to improving the quality and provision of care in the world.

Congress Committees

Program Co-Chair

Scientific Programme

The congress will take place on 1 – 2 – 3 October 2020.
We organized pre and post congress webinars on the following dates:

5 – 12 – 19 – 26 September 2020
10 – 17 October 2020
Below the scientific programme:


1, 2, 3 October 2020


5, 12, 19, 26 September 2020


10, 17 October 2020

Invited Speakers

Diogo Ayres De Campos – PORTUGAL
Jon Barrett – CANADA
Luis Bartha – SPAIN
Vincenzo Berghella – USA
Luis Cabero – SPAIN
Bruno Carbonne – MONACO
Edwin Chandrahran – UK
Teresa Cobo – SPAIN
Sally Collins – UK
Augustin Conde-Agudelo – COLOMBIA
Maria de la Calle – SPAIN
Edoardo De Robertis – ITALY
Tim Draycott – UK
Josè Luis Duenas-Diez – SPAIN
Tornjon M. Eggebo – NORWAY
Offer Erez – ISRAEL
Dan Farine – CANADA
Eduardo Fonseca – BRAZIL
Maria Teresa Gervasi – ITALY
Tullio Ghi – ITALY
Eduardo Gratacos – SPAIN
Janesh Gupta – UK
Henrik Hagberg – SWEDEN
Wolfgang Henrich – GERMANY
Abuelaish Izzeldin – CANADA
Eric Jauniaux – UK
Karim Kalache – QATAR
Francisco Malcon – SPAIN
Christopher Lees – UK
José Morales-Roselló – SPAIN
Jose M. Palacios-Jaraquemada – ARGENTINA
Alfredo Perales Marin – SPAIN
Antonio Ragusa – ITALY
Giuseppe Rizzo – ITALY
Mike Robson – IRELAND
Michael Stark – GERMANY
Daniel Surbek – SWITZERLAND
Max Vento – SPAIN
Gerard H. Visser – THE NETHERLANDS
Liliana Voto – ARGENTINA


CVS Ethical Medtech

the Birth – Clinical Challenges in Labor and Delivery starting on 30-09-2020 in Valencia, is  provisionally compliant with the MedTech Europe Code of Ethical Business.

Please note that the Pre-Clearance is a preliminary stage of the assessment process, it allows Medtech members to initiate discussions with the event organiser on providing financial support of the event whether via an educational grant or commercial activities.

CME Accreditation

An application will be sent to EACCME®

More information will be available soon