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Organise your personalised programme
and get ready to access the best of the worldwide science
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Enrich your knowledge and understanding during special tracks led by specialists

- e-Cardiology track (NEW!)
-  Stroke track (NEW!)
-  Surgeon track on Saturday (NEW!)
-  General Cardiology

We have much to learn from each over

Share views and perspectives with major cardiovascular and other specialty organisations from around the world.
Special Focus on China and Argentina this year!


Late-Breaking Science

ESC Congress is the place where latest findings and original research are not just presented but reviewed and discussed.

Late-Breaking Science Results have been announced.

Get ready to hear the most awaited science at ESC Congress in Rome.


Hot Lines - Reserved for first presentations of the primary endpoint(s) of a novel clinical trial

Every presentation will be followed by an experts intervention to highlight the relevance of the data presented, to provide clear take home messages and to place the recent trials into perspective.

Discover the trials which will be presented - View all Hot Line Sessions details

These sessions take place in room Rome (Main Auditorium)

Sunday 28 August

11:00-12:30    Heart failure and innovative approaches        

16:30-18:00    Preventive strategies 1        

Monday 29 August    

11:00-12:30    Prevention and lipids        

16:30-18:00    Coronary artery disease and imaging        

Tuesday 30 August

11:00-12:30    Coronary artery disease and stenting        

14:00-15:30    Preventive strategies 2

Also not to be missed - Meet the Trialists Session - view details

These sessions, provide a unique opportunity for a focus on the trial with direct interaction with the audience. An opportunity for a deep-dive in the trial with the presenter and an expert in the topic animating discussions with questions to both the presenter and the audience. 

Clinical Trial Update

Reserved for presentations of new data or secondary analysis of a trial where the primary data have been presented previously

View the sessions details

Sunday 28 August Forum (The Hub)

14:00 - 15:30    Prevention    

16:30 - 18:00    Heart failure and pacing

Monday 29 August Forum (The Hub)

14:00 - 15:30    Coronary artery disease    

Tuesday 30 August Rome (Main Auditorium)

14:00 -15:30    Platelet therapy


Reserved for presentations of new Registry or new data / analyses from a registry. Data not previously presented

View the sessions details

Sunday 28 August

14:00 - 15:20    Scores and outcomes

Monday 29 August    

08:30 -10:00    Atrial fibrillation                      

16:30 - 18:00     Coronary artery disease, stroke and intervention        

Tuesday 30 August  

14:00-  15:30    Miscellaneous                       

Also not to be missed - ESC Registries session presenting latest updates from EURObservational Research Programme. (EORP)

Basic and Translational Hot Lines

These sessions take place Basic Science Village 1 in room Nicosia  - View the sessions details

Monday 29 August    

14:00 - 15:30    Basic and Translational Science Hot Line I

Tuesday 30 August  

16:30 - 18:00    Basic and Translational Science Hot Line II