ISNTD Festival will bring together the creative arts and global health communities to explore the issues, challenges, opportunities and solutions that are needed to transform research into actual change.


ISNTD Festival will aim to open the black box between informative research and policy and use science communication to oxygenate the issues around community cohesion, disease awareness, behavioural insight, behavioural intervention, stigma allievation, programme development, mental health, education, advocacy, fundraising and many, many more.


ISNTD Festival will have....


plenary SPEAKERS to guide thought leadership

PANEL DEBATES to stimulate cross talk and cross pollination of ideas between the panels and the audience

informative and practical interactive WORKSHOPS to educate and develop solutions


to shape discourse acoss the following themes....


Session 1: Communicating complex global health challenges: concrete creative examples from the field


Session 2: Digital Healthcare - community, data & healthcare creativity 


Session 3 - From Science to Masterpiece: production strategies


Session 4: Monitoring & Evaluation: lessons learned and the road ahead





Please feel free to get in touch to discuss speaking slots, panel and workshops aswell as any submissions  for the showcase - please contact Kaman Rafiq or Marianne Comparet

Key Speakers, Panel debates, Worshops & Submissions include the following with many more to be added;


The END Fund

UBS Optimus Foundation

Serious Gaming Unit  @ Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Break Dengue

Uniting to Combat NTDs

Canadian International Development Reseacrh Center (IDRC)

Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV)

Natural Resources Institute (NRI)

The Wellcome Trust