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World Congress on Acute Heart Failure 2014

Presented by the Heart Failure Association of the ESC

The Heart Failure Association of the ESC presents the first World Congress on Acute Heart Failure to develop a unique place where all healthcare professionals who deal with patients suffering from acute heart failure can meet, exchange and learn about the latest advances and research.

The World Congress on Acute Heart Failure kicks off the Heart Failure Congress 2014:
same destination, same venue, same registration fee!

Scientific Programme
Scientific Programme
World Congress scientific sessions will run from 08.30 on Saturday morning to Sunday 12.30!
From Sunday afternoon, the World Congress on Acute Heart Failure will be followed by a dedicated track on Acute Heart Failure until the end of the Heart Failure congress!


The abstract submission service is now closed.

Abstract results announcement: Early March 2014

Selected abstracts will be published in the European Journal of Heart Failure (Impact factor 2012 = 5.247) 


Early registration deadline is 31 March

Registration information

Attending the World Congress on Acute Heart Failure gives you access to the Heart Failure Congress 2014!
Buy a Day Ticket or register for the full congress!


Key reasons to attend

  • A dedicated event on acute heart failure
  • A complete programme including symposia, debates, Late Breaking Trials and educational "How-To" sessions from Saturday morning!
  • An abstract based programme including oral presentations and posters
  • Industry sessions (symposia & hands-on sessions)
  • A dedicated track during the Heart Failure Congress 2014 on acute heart failure
  • A unique opportunity to interact and exchange with professionals from your community.


Highlight On
21 April 2014
Late registration deadline
8 May 2014
Last minute deadline
17 - 20 May 2014
See you in Athens