Asia Western Pacific Region of WCPT - Events

AWP Congress

The AWP Congress, held every 4 years, typically attracts many overseas delegates as well as a substantial number of local physical therapists and accompanying persons. It is usually held in the middle of the year or at the time that best suits the host country and lasts 2-3 days.

In addition, a General Meeting is usually held 1-2 days immediately before or after the Congress and requires a meeting room for approximately 30-35 persons.

Past venue selections include:

  • 1991 Hong Kong
  • 1995 Jakarta, Indonesia
  • 2001 Singapore
  • 2005 Seoul, South Korea
  • 2009 Mumbai, India
  • 2013 Taichung, Taiwan
  • 2017 Bangkok, Thailand

The purpose of the AWP Congress is the promotion of contacts and interchange between physical therapists throughout the Region as well as providing a forum for the reporting of research findings, the dissemination of information specific to the Region and supporting the ongoing work of the WCPT AWP Region.

The AWP Regional Congress has been rescheduled to 18-20 June 2022.  We feel sorry to announce this urgent change for the sake of attendees' security.  Thank you very much for your understanding and patience.

The AWP Congress 2022 will be in Hong Kong ( The registration is suspended now.  The new time and information of the regional congress will be announced to you later, please keep following the congress websites.

If you have any questions or queries about the congress, please contact WCPT-AWP 2020 Congress Secretariat c/o International Conference Consultants Ltd:

Tel: +852 2559 9973
Fax: +852 2847 9528
Email: [email protected]

For information about AWP Regional General Meetings, please contact Ms. Nai-Jia Yao at [email protected]