The overall theme of the conference is Pressure Ulcers from Birth to Death: Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation. The programme will include key lectures, free paper sessions, symposia, workshops and poster session. Pressure ulcer in children, young persons with neurological disorders and spinal cord injuries, in patients after surgery, in the elderly and in palliative care will be highlighted. The new updated EPUAP/NPUAP guidelines will be presented. The welcome reception will be held at the Stockholm City Hall, in the prestigious Nobel Prize Hall, and is included in the registration fee.