The Institute has taken on the task of helping to shape the discussion on the assessment of both the benefit and the cost-benefit relations of medical interventions and their impact on the German health care system.
Regular events are
- The annual IQWiG Autumn Symposium, which takes place in November and
- the IQWiG in dialogue series of events.
Until 2013 there were annually
- the GFR workshops, which was organized jointly by IQWiG and the German health research council (GFR), and
- the Patient Information Day.
In 2008, the Institute also held a symposium on health economic evaluation.
IQWiG in dialogue in Cologne on the 19. June 2020. Unfortunately, this event cannot take place due to the Corona crisis.
IQWiG Autumn Symposium in Cologne on the 27. and 28. November 2020.