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The Annual Symposium will be held at the Taipei International Convention Center, right in the heart of Taipei City, from 19 September to 22 September 2024. Don't miss the opportunity to share your latest advancements in therapeutic ultrasound!

Join scientists, engineers, clinicians and industry from around the world to gather together in lively capital city which is the economic, political, and cultural center of Taiwan. Experience both a modern cosmopolitan city with a world-class restaurants, plus the history of veiled temples dating back to dynastic times. Enjoy the blend of urban night markets and beautiful natural delights to explore! Learn More

Key Dates

  • March 1, 2024: Registration and Abstracts Systems Open
  • May 1, 2024: Abstract (Oral and Posters) Submissions Due Date (This is also the deadline to be considered for Student Registration Awards.)
  • May 31, 2024: Regular Abstract Acceptance Notice & Student Registration Award Notifications
  • June 1, 2024: Late-Breaking Abstract (Posters Only) Submissions System Opens
  • July 1, 2024: Deadline for Early Registration
  • July 1, 2024: Late-Breaking Abstracts (Posters Only) Submissions Due Date
  • July 15, 2024: Late Breaking-Abstract Acceptance Notice

The meeting will offer both virtual and in-person attendance options. We expect to welcome over 500 attendees from all over the world!

If you attend the symposium in person, you will also have access to all the meeting content and videos of the sessions via the Virtual Platform.

Quick Links to Learn More About the Symposium

We will be hosting the educational symposium at the Taipei International Convention Center, easily accessible and right in the heart of Taipei City.

We've connected with a variety of hotels to bring attendees a variety of lodging selections that are close to the symposium venue.

Don't miss the Welcome Reception on the evening of Friday, September 20th at the Taipei International Convention Center.

This year’s Gala Event will take place on the evening of Saturday, September 21st at the beautiful Taipei New Horizon. Please join in the celebration to experience the beauty of unique Taiwanese culture at a beautiful location while enjoying local food specialties and beverages.

Stay informed about travel requirements to minimize delays and stress while travelling to Taipei City from all over the world.

Citizens of more than 66 countries and territories can enter Taiwan visa-free for 30 or 90 days. The city is served by two airports – Songshan and Taoyuan.

Taiwan has a 24-hour multilingual travel information hotline (0800-011-765).


We are excited to welcome you to Taipei, the capital of Taiwan where you can explore a modern metropolis known for its lively street-food scene and many night markets. Taipei is the economic, political, educational and cultural center of Taiwan and one of the world's major global cities. There are many architectural and cultural landmarks, including Taipei 101 (formerly the tallest building in the world).

2024 Pricing

Beginning September 1, 2024, full refunds will no longer be available if you cancel your registration. In-Person Registrations will still be able to be converted to Virtual Registrations, with appropriate refunds issued.  There will be no refunds for any Virtual Registrations. Beginning September  4th, there will be no refunds for any registration types.


Early Registration Deadline

Late Registration Begins



In-Person Regular Attendee

650 USD

750 USD

ISTU Member Attendee

500 USD

600 USD

Student Attendee* (Includes Free Annual ISTU Membership)

350 USD

450 USD

Gala Dinner

75 USD

Virtual Regular Attendee

500 USD

500 USD

ISTU Member Attendee

400 USD

400 USD

Student Attendee* (Includes Free Annual ISTU Membership)

200 USD

200 USD

Membership Only Regular Membership

250 USD

Student Membership

50 USD

*To be considered a Student Attendee at the event, people need to be active graduate students or to have completed their degree within one year of the conference date. If fellows/post-docs fall into that timeframe for degree completion, then they can register at the Student Attendee rate.

Late-Breaking Abstract (Posters Only) Submissions Under Review

Late-Breaking Abstracts (Posters Only) Submissions opened on June 1st. Late-breaking submissions closed at 11:59pm EST on July 1, 2024. No submissions will be accepted after that date.  The Scientific Committee will review Late-Breaking abstracts and notification of acceptance or rejection will be made by email by July 15, 2024.

Abstract Topics Include: 

  • AI in Ultrasound'
  • Body (clinical)
  • Body (pre-clinical)
  • Brain (clinical)
  • Brain (pre-clinical)
  • Drug/Gene Delivery, Contrast Agent
  • Emerging Technologies and Applications


  • FUS Basics, including Physics, Modeling and Hardware
  • Histotripsy, Cavitation Therapy
  • Immunotherapy, Oncology, Combination Therapy
  • Thermal Therapy
  • Treatment Monitoring
  • Other

The Future of Therapeutic Ultrasound Poster Session

We are excited for the third annual session of the Future of Therapeutic Ultrasound! This poster session will provide a great opportunity for academic and industry recruiters to speak directly with current graduate students and postdoctoral researchers who are actively seeking positions.

This session is open to any early career scientists or senior graduate students who are expected to be on the job market within the next 2 years. Separate tracks will be available for individuals pursuing academic and industry career opportunities.

Key Deadlines

  • July 1, 2024: Future of Therapeutic Ultrasound Poster Submissions Due Date
  • July 15, 2024: Abstract Acceptance Notices

Submissions were due by 11:59pm EST on July 1, 2024. No submissions will be accepted after that date. The Student Membership and Awards Committee will review the submitted abstracts and notification of acceptance or rejection will be made by email by July 15, 2024.

Sponsor and Exhibitor Info

The Annual Symposium offers a unique opportunity to reach a wide range of attendees from across multiple sectors of the therapeutic ultrasound. We are so grateful for the support of our sponsors, as we simply could not host this meeting without their generous support! Sponsor Support Registration Forms are due by July 15, 2024.  Please email us at [email protected] with any questions.