Central to the society’s mission is the creation of a collaborative community to pursue new ideas to image biological processes & the integration and representation of all imaging modalities and relevant disciplines – be part of it!

ESMI in-person Meetings

Annual Meeting – EMIM

The ESMI’s annual meeting – the European Molecular Imaging Meeting – EMIM is a lively, intense platform with 1100+ international attendees from all fields of imaging science – where science is presented on a tremendously high level. The next (20th) edition will take place from 11-14 March in Bilbao, Spain- read more.

Thematic one-week WINTER conference – TOPIM

Since 2007 the ESMI organizes a smaller, thematic one-week conference dedicated to one hot TOPic in IMaging Science – TOPIM. The next edition dedicated to “Imaging the Hallmarks of Cancer – New Dimensions” will be held from 26-30 August 2024 in Tuscany.

The Essence of ESMI Meetings

  • Purely science-driven!
  • Present your recent findings in imaging science
  • Learn more about state-of-the-art research & technological innovations
  • Initiate co-operations, sustain, and enlarge your network
  • Be part of a visionary, open-minded, multidisciplinary, and vivid community


To serve the community, keep it alive, and close, several webinar series and seminars as well as a a “Dive into imaging science” podcast is offered:

Podcast | dive into imaging science

The wonderful hosts Tim Witney and Giannis Zacharakis have started a podcast series by inviting a senior academic to select and discuss her/his recent favourite publication – do not miss to listen & enjoy!

Webinar Series’

yESMInar – Focus on young Imaging Science
organized by the youngESMI Groups

Top Thesis Webinar Series
highlighting the outstanding work of the four runners up for the society’s PhD Award for excellent thesis.

Endorsement of external events

Moreover the society endorses selected external events organized by its dedicated members – learn more here.