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ESC Young Communities

ESC Congress 2018

ESC Congress is a must attend event, highly recommended by the cardiovascular international community.

This is THE place for you to:

Get accredited knowledge and valuable education exploring the latest technologies and approaches.

Receive feedback from international leaders to improve your research and daily practice and boost your career.

Make useful connections with other practitioners from all other the world to develop relationships that will last a lifetime.

Now is the time to. . .

Become an ESC Professional Member for just €30 to save on your registration fee for the Congress and access a whole range of exclusive benefits all year long.

Register before 31 May to benefit from the early fee for ESC professional Members aged 35 and under

ESC Congress presents a unique scientific and educational programme designed by the young communities, for the young communities with the support of Internationally renowned experts.

Cardiologists of Tomorrow (CoT)

These sessions are designed by the ESC Cardiologists of Tomorrow in close collaboration with the young Communities of the ESC Associations.

The dynamic educational track provides young cardiologists with some of the most relevant and up to date information on key areas in Cardiovascular Medicine, with the participation of internationally renowned experts.

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Clinical case sessions

Five highly interactive and educational sessions where young clinicians present their cases and discuss management with senior experts.

Case-winners-ESCCongress_ESC_KT_1445.jpgClinical Case Award session – the most challenging cases will be selected to run in the competition.

The ESC will give a prize of €2,000 to the best case presentation while the three remaining finalists will each receive €1,000.
Results will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on Monday 27 August at 18:00



Scientists of Tomorrow (SoT)

The “Scientists of Tomorrow” are a group of young proactive basic and clinical researchers who work closely with the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science to fulfill its mission to promote and support basic science among the young ESC members.

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This dynamic track designed by ESC Scientists of Tomorrow and present the most relevant and up to date information in basic cardiovascular research.

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This programme is complementary to the Basic Science Programme which will be held in a dedicated Village 4




Focus on career development

Several sessions are specifically designed to explore opportunities and solutions for your future professional pathway.


exchange-in-poster-area-ESC-Congress-ESC_02169.jpgNetworking events with international leaders in their field are organised in the ESC Professional Members' Lounge.

This is your chance to receive feedback on your work and make useful connections for your professional career.





Aged 35 and under? Special registration fee for you.

Make the most of it by registering before 31 May.

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More networking opportunities for ESC Professional Members during the Congress

Cardiologists in training can apply to become an ESC Professional Member for a greatly reduced fee of just €30.

This provides fantastic networking opportunities during ESC Congress with an exclusive access at ESC Professional Members' Lounge.

Plus many other benefits during the year such as free live and recorded ESC webinars and free access to the ESC General Cardiology CPD Programme on the ESceL platform.

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