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About the Auspices

UIP Auspices

About the Auspices

The UIP will give permission to use the official logo for courses, symposia or meetings that receive the auspices of the UIP. Meeting organisers may request recognition from and granting of auspices by the UIP under the following conditions:


The organisers of events will be required to send the request for auspices to the Executive Director of the UIP ( The application must be in writing (in English) and must be accompanied by an English translation of the Scientific Program. The Executive Director will forward the application to the General Secretary, the Chair of the Science Committee, the Chair of the Education Committee, the Chair of Congresses and Events and the Vice-President(s) for the region for review and approval. 


Type of Society / Organization Fee
UIP-affiliated societies €0 (no fee)
Non-UIP-affiliated, not-for-profit societies / organizations €1,000
For-profit, non-industry societies / organizations €1,500


There is no charge for the Auspices of the UIP for events conducted by its member societies. However, events conducted by member societies with the aim specifically promoting for-profit or non-UIP affiliated societies or companies will attract a fee. Once approved, the Treasurer will invoice the organiser for any required fees. Auspices will not be granted until fees are paid in full.

Granting of Auspices

Once approved, the meeting organisers will be sent a letter granting the Auspices and outlining the relative conditions for the Auspices.

Congress organisers will be permitted to:

The UIP will: