Conference program

Find out in detail the program of the international symposium « Advancing with Williams Syndrome » in Geneva, with the exceptional participation from over 16 French and international researchers, as well as numerous other experts in Williams Syndrome and  rare diseases.

From Saturday 22nd June to Sunday 23rd

The main auditorium, Marcel Jenny, will host lectures by researchers and healthcare professionals specializing in Williams Syndrome, alongside representatives from reference centers for rare diseases in France and the HUG (Geneva University Hospitals), with simultaneous interpretation provided in French and English.

Roundtable discussions primarily dedicated to individuals with Williams Syndrome will be held. Interventions by professionals, including , politicians, notaries, and therapists, will also take place simultaneously in the second auditorium. Program details will be available shortly.

The objective is to enhance understanding of advancements in research, provide better support for our families, and place them at the center of this event.

Activities are planned for siblings and individuals with Williams Syndrome throughout the weekend.

Portraits of our speakers

We will continue to publish portraits every week.