• EU Falls Festival 2018

    2nd and 3rd July

    Manchester, UK

    We extend our sincerest thanks to all our speakers, poster presenters, exhibitors and delegates whom made this year’s Festival the success it was. To access pdf versions of speaker presentations and e-posters see links below:

    Speaker Presentations

    Electronic Posters

About Us

The European Falls Festival brings together leading academics, researchers, health care practitioners, clinicians, industry representatives and key stakeholders from across the globe to celebrate best practice research and innovation in the multidisciplinary study and implementation of falls prevention in older people.



You can view and download the Festival Programme here and for more information on invited speakers, showcase your work abstracts and poster presentations view and download the Festival Abstract Booklet here

Best Festival moments

Showcase Your Work

The deadline for submissions to showcase your work have now closed


The cost for attendance to the 2 day EU Falls Festival 2018 will be £250 for 2 days / £150 for 1 day.

Registration fees will include refreshments and lunch on each day.

Eventbrite - EU Falls Festival 2018 - New Solutions to Old Problems: ensuring sustainability of falls prevention interventions www.eufallsfest.eu

We are delighted to announce that The Lord Mayor of the City of Manchester, Councillor June Hitchen will be hosting a Reception at Manchester City Art Gallery on Monday 2 July at 6:30pm-7:30pm for all our registered delegates attending on this day.


If you would like to find out about the range of sponsor and exhibitor opportunities please contact the Festival Manager

The EUFF is supported by


University Place, University of Manchester 176 Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9QQ

    Getting Here

    Manchester is well connected by all modes of transport so whether you are travelling to the city by road, rail or air, it is easy to reach. It is a compact city so once you arrive, it is also easy to get around by foot. The University is conveniently located to get to all the city centre attractions, shops and restaurants, providing you with a great base to explore all that Manchester has to offer. For information on getting to the Venue please see http://www.manchester.ac.uk/discover/maps/


    Marketing Manchester Convention Bureau is the official accommodation provider for the EU Falls Festival 2018.

    All rooms are held on an on-line system, allowing you to book and secure your own accommodation using either pro-forma invoices or credit/debit card. If you require any assistance with your reservation, support is available via the Accommodation Booking Team.

    To book accommodation for this event, please use the following link

    Negotiated delegate rates will be available to book until the end of the day on 04/06/2018, so please book as soon as possible to guarantee a room. If you require accommodation beyond this date or you have any queries about the website, please contact Marketing Manchester Convention Bureau.

    For all accommodation enquiries please call the Accommodation Booking Team on 0161 238 4514 / 4563 or email: abs@visitmanchester.com


Contact the Falls Festival Team using the form below

Previous Festivals

To access content from previous EU Falls Festivals please click relevant box below

EU Falls Festival 2015

The first EU Falls Festival took place in March 2015, in Stuttgart, Germany. To download a copy of the Festival Report please see here and to access copies of presentations please see here .

EU Falls Festival 2016

The second EU Falls Festival took place in February 2016, in Bologna, Italy. To access copies of presentations please see here .

EU Falls Festival 2017

The third EU Falls Festival took place in May 2017, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. To access copies of presentations please see here .