CD Congress Centre Ljubljana is going to organise the ESSM 2019 – Congress of the European Society for Sexual Medicine. Among 5 destinations that submitted their candidacy and were competing for organization of the ESSM Congress 2019, the commission classified Ljubljana (CD Congress Centre Ljubljana) and Glasgow in a final shortlist and the two destinations presented themselves at this year's ESSM Congress, held from February 2nd to 4th, 2017, in Nice.
The final decision for the organization was the commission vote between Ljubljana and Glasgow. Ljubljana won with 147 votes to Glasgow, which received 127 votes.
CD Congress Centre Ljubljana holds a key role as a central Slovene congress centre with the highest number of international congresses. It offers 22 multi- purpose halls and function rooms with a maximum plenary capacity of 2,000 delegates. The venue can welcome up to 5,000 visitors at a time.
The ESSM Congress usually attracts around 1,200 participants.