Guadalajara to host World Physiotherapy Congress 2027

Thursday, 06.06.2024
The City of Guadalajara, Mexico, has been selected as the host city for the World Physiotherapy Congress 2027 in cooperation with the AMEFI National College of Physical Therapy/Mexican Association of Physical Therapy.
Blue hour on the Matute Remus Bridge in the city of Guadalajara. Photo: iStockphoto.com/Arturo Peña Romano Medina

Welcoming an estimated 5,000 leading physiotherapy professionals from around the world, the World Physiotherapy Congress will take place at Expo Guadalajara, the largest event venue in Mexico.

World Physiotherapy, the organization behind the event, represents more than 600,000 physical therapists worldwide through 128 member organizations. Past congresses have welcomed attendees from over 120 countries.

“Guadalajara’s designation as host for the World Physiotherapy Congress 2027 reflects our city’s capability to execute world-class events and demonstrates our unwavering commitment to provide unforgettable experiences for all visitors,” said Gustavo Staufert, CEO of the Guadalajara Convention and Visitors Bureau. “We are proud of the joint effort between Guadalajara Convention and Visitors Bureau and Expo Guadalajara to bring this exceptional congress to our city.”

Other recent wins for the City include the World Congress of Dermatology (WCD) 2027 and the ICOLD Annual Meeting of the
International Commission on Large Dams 2026.