12 June - 14 June 2024

61th NOF Congress 2024 in the Netherlands

The NOF Congress is a great way to bring together the orthopaedic and traumatological specialists from all around the Nordic countries. The 61st NOF Congress will take place on 12-14 June 2024 in the World Trade Center Rotterdam, the Netherlands (pre-course on 11 June). Congress president is prof. dr. Taco Gosens. Visit congress website

Abstract submission and registration

Abstract submission is closed.

Registration is now open. Please note there is an early bird registration fee for those who register before 8 March 2024. Registration (on congress website).

Congress grants available

The NOF offers residents and young orthopaedic surgeons economical support to attend the NOF Congress. The congress grant includes travel (economy) and hotel costs (economy) and may not exceed €1.000 per person. A limited number of participants will be accepted for this grant.
Read more about requirements and application

Scientific committee

  • Netherlands Orthopaedic Association (NOV): dr. Gerald Kraan, chair
  • Netherlands Orthopaedic Association (NOV): dr. Walter van der Weegen
  • Netherlands Orthopaedic Association (NOV): dr. Marijn Rutgers
  • Netherlands Orthopaedic Association (NOV): dr. Luuk de Wert
  • Netherlands Orthopaedic Association (NOV): dr. Jeroen van Egmond, secretary
  • Netherlands Orthopaedic Association (NOV): Lotte Kocken
  • Finnish Orthopaedic Association: assoc. prof. Joonas Sirola
  • Swedish Orthopaedic Association: Maziar Mohaddes
  • Icelandic Orthopaedic Society: dr. Brynjólfur Y. Jónsson
  • Danish Orthopaedic Society: Kristoffer Barfod
  • Estonian Orthopaedic Society: prof. Aare Märtson


Send an e-mail to the NOV organising bureau.


The city of Rotterdam is the second largest city of the Netherlands and offers an intriguing combination of old and new Dutch architecture. Its many museums and the Rotterdam harbour are also worth a visit. Find out more about Rotterdam.

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