Sponsors & Exhibitors

The 16th meeting of the Diabetic Foot Study Group (DFSG) will take place in Bratislava, Slovakia 18-20 September, 2020.

The DFSG Meeting is a unique event within the area of the diabetic foot because it is a true interdisciplinary collaboration between diabetologists, podiatrists, specialist nurses, orthopaedic and vascular surgeons, as well as all other specialists with an interest in diabetic patients with foot problems.  


Largest European meeting focused on diabetic foot

Annual gathering of all European DFU KOLs

Long tradition - a ”must attend” meeting

Strong focus on science

Access to the latest research and new directions within the DFU research


300+ participants: Europe – all countries represented 50-60% doctors; podiatrists; nurses

15 – 20 companies present in following areas


Footwear & Prevention


Skin replacements



  • Epidemiology
  • Basic and clinical science
  • Diagnostics
  • Classification
  • Foot clinics
  • Biomechanics 
  • Osteoarthropathy
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Infection
  • Revascularisation
  • Wound healing/outcome

Executive & Scientific Committee

  • Dr. Klaus Kirketerp-Møller, Chairman
  • Prof. Dr. Nikolaos Papanas, Vice Chairman
  • Prof. Dr. José Luis Lázaro Martínez, Scientific Secretary
  • Podiatrist Maureen Bates, Treasurer
  • Dr. Raju Ahluwalia
  • Dr. Roberto Anichini
  • Dr. med. Enrico Brocco
  • Prof. Frances L. Game
  • Dr. med. Anna Katharina Troch