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
Heart Failure is the annual congress of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC.
The Heart Failure congress is only accessible to certified healthcare professionals, associated press, industry representatives and other stakeholders in the science, management and prevention of cardiovascular disease. By registering you confirm your participation as a delegate from one of these categories and that you will not knowingly allow access to the congress to anyone outside this community, including children.
Should you have any queries about the registration process please refer initially to our Frequently Asked Questions page.
The registration fees include VAT. Please read the General Conditions.
(1) Nurse registration : A statement on official letterhead proving your Nurse status, both signed and stamped by your Head of Department, will be requested during the registration process.
(2) PhD Student : A valid student card or any document proving postgraduate student status will be requested during the registration process.
Free registration for
Submit your abstract between 3 November 2016 and 13 January 2017
Reduced registration fees for:
*These special rates apply to professionals currently living in France. Copy of a piece of ID will be requested during the registration process.
Unique fee per day: €330
Full congress €1230
Day ticket €750
Undergraduate medical students can apply for a free registration via an online form which will be available from 3 November.
Registration will be confirmed after verification of your credentials.
To validate your registration as a journalist, the ESC Press Office will need:
Download the embargo form
If the journalist has attended previous ESC Events, samples of the event coverage should be sent in priority. Journalists may be required to provide samples of their work at all times. Please note, company or media outlet business cards or membership cards will not be accepted as valid.
Press registration is not available to Industry or its Public Relations representatives, event management, marketing or communications representatives, even if they have a valid press card.
Further information is available on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy
The scientific programme of the Heart Failure 2017 congress will be submitted for review. As a reference, please note that Heart Failure 2016 was accredited for 21 hours of CME credits.
According to Italian legislation, any Marketing Authorisation Holder or pharmaceutical company responsible for the commercialisation of a drug, which organises or helps to organise, whether by direct or indirect funding in Italy or abroad, a congress, or a meeting on topics in any way related to the use of medicines, shall notify the competent Unit of the Italian Medicines Agency (AIFA) at least 60 days before the date of the event to ensure that these adhere to strict technical criteria and aim to provide further knowledge in the fields of chemistry, pharmaceutical technology, biochemistry, physiology, pathology and clinical medicine.
OIC S.r.l. has been appointed as the official agency for AIFA submission to support sponsors and exhibitors with these formalities. Pharmaceutical companies which require the authorisation from AIFA are advised to contact:
Att: Ms Gabriela de Feo
Via Matteotti 7,
50121 Firenze - Italy
Tel: +39 055 50 351
Fax: +39 055 570 227
Please consult our Frequently Asked Questions.
If your question is missing, do not hesitate to contact the Registration department:
For further information,
please contact the ESC Registration Department with the "Contact Us" form below.
Tel. +33 (0)4 92 94 76 12 - Fax. +33 (0) 4 92 94 76 10