Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to dissemintate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our mission: To promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our goal is to reduce the burden in cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Our Mission is "to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death"
To improve quality of life and logevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
Working Groups goals is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
ESC Councils goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
Rome has two international airports: Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport (Fiumicino) and Ciampino Airport. Fiumicino Airport is the closest to Fiera di Roma.
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Rome's primary train station is Rome Termini.
ESC Congress 2016 will take place in Rome at the Fiera Di Roma. The entry point is at the North Entrance only.
Fiera di Roma
North Entrance (Ingresso Nord)Via Portuense 1645-164700148 RomeItaly
The main international airport in Rome is Fiumicino Airport. The FL1 regional train stops at the Fiera di Roma and continues on to the city centre. The map below shows the FL1 train and its main stops in the city centre.
Caution: the Leonardo Express Train is a non-stop service that goes directly from the Fiumicino Airport to the Rome Termini railway station. It does not stop at the Fiera di Roma.
Delegates can book their transfers to/from Fiumicino Airport for €5.
*ESC assumes no responsibility for issues related to this private service
The secondary international airport is Ciampino Airport, which primarily services low-cost airlines. We recommend using direct bus services to Rome Termini railway station. From there, you can take the metro to one of the ESC Transportation Points.
ESC assumes no responsibility for issues related to this service
The following companies offer services from both airports, directly to the city centre to Rome Termini railway station. The journey time is approximately 40 minutes. Tickets can be booked online where you can also find detailed timetable information:TerravisionSchiaffiniSITFrequency of the service:Buses leave every 10 minutes (every 30 minutes from midnight until 4:30 am)
To City Centre
Fiumicino Airport to the City CentreEstimated Cost: €35 - €55Journey Time: 45-60 min
Ciampino Airport to the City CentreEstimated Cost: €55-€75Journey Time: 30-45 min
To Fiera di Roma
Fiumicino Airport to Fiera di RomaEstimated Cost: €25-€30Journey Time: 15 min
City Centre (Rome Termini) to Fiera di RomaEstimated Cost: €55-€75Journey Time: 45-60 min
ESC recommends using taxis licensed by the Municipality of Rome. They are white with a "TAXI" sign on the roof and a license number on the doors, on the back and on the inside the vehicle.
When you pick up your badge and congress material, you will receive your complimentary 10 single journey tickets, included in your registration fee. They will enable you to travel to/from the Congress Centre, Fiera di Roma. These tickets can be used on metro, buses and trams within the Rome city limits, ending at Fiera di Roma, and thus, exclude the Fiumicino-Leonardo da Vinci Airport.To access the Congress Centre, ESC has set up a specialised service from Saturday to Wednesday morning to ensure that you arrive in the most efficient way. With your transportation tickets you will be able to get to one of the three ESC Transportation Points: Cornelia (bus), Laurentina (bus) and Ostiense (train). From there, a direct service will take you to Fiera di Roma.
Please return your unused transportation passes to the Transportation Help Desk. Unused tickets will be donated to a local charity.
To access the Congress Centre, ESC has set up a specialised service from Saturday to Wednesday morning to ensure that you arrive in the most efficient way. With your transportation tickets you will be able to get to one of the three ESC Transportation Points: Cornelia (bus), Laurentina (bus) and Ostiense (train). From there, a direct service will take you to Fiera di Roma (see map below).
Please note that the times above are approximate
A limited number of hotels, not located near public transport facilities, have direct transfers to/from the venue. The exact departure times are displayed in the hotel lobby of particular hotels with ESC Official Hotel Shuttles. ESC will ensure delegates arrive and depart at the following times to Fiera di Roma for those particular hotels:
27 August: 08:00, 10:00, 12:00
28-30 August: 07:30, 08:15
31 August: 08:00
27 August: 16:00, 19:00, 20:00
28-30 August: 18:30, 20:30
31 August: No return service to hotels
Please check with your hotel as additional times may be announced.
An online interactive map is available to help you find your hotel and your detailed itinerary to the Congress Centre, including stations, directions and journey time.
If you have questions, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
At Fiera di Roma, a Transportation Help Desk, near the main entrance, is at your disposal for any questions.
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