American Cochlear Implant Alliance Conferences


June 18 – 21, 2014
CI2014 International
Munich, Germany
Organizer: University of Munich
Co-Hosts: Dr. Joachim Müller, Dr. John-Martin Hempel

Dec. 11 – 13, 2014
CI2014 Pediatric

Nashville, TN
Organizers: ACI Alliance, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Co-Hosts: Dr. David Haynes, Dr. Rene´ Gifford

Oct. 15-17, 2015
CI 2015 DC

Sponsor: American Cochlear Implant Alliance

May 14 – 16, 2016
CI2016 International
Toronto, Canada
Organizers: ACI Alliance, University of Toronto
Co-Hosts: Dr. Joseph Chen, Dr. Julian Nedselski

2017 (Dates TBD)
CI2017 Pediatric

San Francisco, CA
Organizers: ACI Alliance, University of California(San Francisco), Stanford University School of Medicine
Co-Hosts: Dr. Larry Lustig, Dr. Nik Blevins



“The Alliance brings together the people with the expertise to gather the resources to improve the education, collaboration and focus of our community.”
John K. Niparko, MD
Chairman, Board of Directors, ACI Alliance
“When compared with other medical interventions, cochlear implantation is neither well known nor accepted as the “standard of care” for deafness by the public or even by the medical community.”
John K. Niparko, MD
Director, Division of Otology,Audiology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery
Johns Hopkins Medicine
“The advances in technology, early implantation and therapy mean that it's even easier now to teach our implanted children to listen and speak.”
Steven R. Rech, Member, ACI Alliance Board of Directors