ISAKOS: 2023 Congress in Boston, MA USA

Health & Safety


The safety of attendees at the Biennial Congress remains the priority of ISAKOS. Together with our partners and vendors, ISAKOS is working diligently to ensure the necessary safety measures are in place. We are committed to creating a safe and healthy environment for all our attendees, exhibitors, and team members.

ISAKOS will abide by the National Department of Health guidelines that have been developed in collaboration with health, tourism and events industry leaders, both locally and abroad.

COVID-19 Information And Resources

B Together was Boston’s vaccine requirement for certain indoor spaces. After falling below previously announced thresholds, the City of Boston's proof of vaccination policy was lifted on February 18, 2022.

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Still have questions? Please refer to the B Together Policy page for updates.


Wearing a well-fitting mask minimizes your likelihood of contracting and spreading the virus. Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) strongly recommends wearing a mask:
-When you are indoors, including when using public transportation, in government buildings, and in crowded outdoor venues.
-If you are at higher risk for severe illness, such as people who are not fully vaccinated, seniors, and those who are immunocompromised.
-If you are around those who may be at high risk for severe COVID-19, especially if you may have been exposed to COVID-19 recently.

Get tested If you have COVID-19 symptoms, were exposed to COVID-19, and before and after large gatherings and travel. If you test positive, contact your doctor right away to see if early treatments are an option for you.

STAY HOME IF YOU ARE SICK. If you are feeling sick, please stay home to prevent further spread to those around you. Get tested, and if you test positive, call your doctor right away.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Commonwealth of Massachusetts • COVID-19 Fact Sheets (停止传播病菌 - multiple language translations) City of Boston Massachusetts Convention Center Authority U.S. Travel Association Boston Health Commission MA COVID-19 Travel Advisory MLA COVID-19 Updates