23 December, 2016
|Online abstract submission opens|
|December 2016||Applications open for abstracts travel grants and ERS sponsorship|
|6 January, 2017||Deadline for submission of Hot Topic, Grand Round and Year in Review sessions|
|8 February, 2017||Announcement of the 2017 Educational Programme (including Postgraduate Courses, Meet the Expert, How-to and Case-based sessions, and Educational Skills Workshops)|
|9 February, 2017||Abstract submission deadline|
|28 February, 2017||Gold Medals, Main Awards and Grant applications / nominations deadline|
|1 March, 2017||Advance Congress programme available online|
|1 March, 2017||Deadline for submission of Lunchtime Sessions and Clinical Trials proposals (contact email@example.com for more information)|
|1-31 May, 2017||Late-breaking abstract submission opens (fees apply)|
|End of May, 2017||
Successful abstract authors from first round of submissions (deadline of 9 February) notified. This includes information concerning session format, type and schedule.
Successful late-breaking abstract authors (May submission) notified.
|TBC||Early-bird registration deadline|
|August 2017||Congress app available to download|
|9-13 September, 2017||ERS International Congress 2017|