General Meeting 2019

WCPT holds its General Meeting every four years. All member organisations have the right to be represented at the meeting, where the President and Vice President are elected, policies are adopted, and strategic direction and priorities for the next four years are determined.

The 19th General Meeting will take place in the Starling Hotel, Geneva, on 8-9 May 2019.

Briefings (in English, French, and Spanish) for General Meeting delegates will take place on Tuesday 7 May.


Registration is only open to WCPT member organisations, regions, subgroups and organisations invited as observers. Only the primary contact, President or Chair of the organisation can access the online registration system on behalf of their organisation.

WCPT Awards Dinner

The WCPT Awards Dinner will be held on Thursday 9 May 2019 at the Starling Hotel Geneva. During the evening physical therapists who have made an outstanding contribution to the profession at an international level will be recognised at this prestigious event.

Attendees will be able to enjoy a three-course dinner, a welcome cocktail, and a glass of wine. A cash bar will be available. After the WCPT Awards Dinner there will be music and dancing.

Tickets cost £95.

Please note:

  • Tickets can only be purchased by General Meeting delegates and the primary contact, President or Chair of WCPT member organisations, regions and subgroups. Each may purchase multiple tickets.
  • Late meal service will be offered for any attendees observing Ramadan.

Meeting papers

General Meeting papers will be available from 8 December.

Candidates for President and Vice President

Find out more about the candidates standing for election as President and Vice President. Elections will take place at the General Meeting in 2019.