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Your Attendance Guide

Acute Cardiovascular Care

To make the most of your congress experience, please review the check list below.    

Before you leave

Acute-CVD2020-Mobile-app.jpgDownload and check the AcuteCVD 2019 module in the ESC Congresses mobile app.

  • Create your own programme
  • Receive news and updates
  • Play an active role during voting sessions
  • Get familiar with the congress venue




You’ll be given a copy of the Scientific Programme at the registration desk. You will also find all the information about the scientific sessions in the Mobile App.

When you arrive

Getting there

Congress venue: FYCMA - Palacio de Ferias y Congresos de Malaga

Avenida Ortega y Gasset, 201

29006 Malaga, ES

Learn more about transport and fares

Opening hours

Congress starts on Saturday 02 March at 9:00.
Registration desk and Speaker Service Centre open on Friday 01 March from 15:00 to 18:00.
Registration desk reopens at 08:00 on Saturday 02 March.     

At the congress



Acute-CVD2020-hands-on.jpgHands-on sessions are restricted to a limited number of participants.

Delegates are asked to pre-register at the ACCA Stand where they will receive a voucher for the sessions.

Please note that this voucher is mandatory to access the hands-on sessions.

It is recommended to arrive 5 minutes before the session starts in order for the hostess to verify your registration.


ACCA Activities

The association is present during its congress and develops excellent activities to deliver the best experience.

Discover the programme.


ACCA Members' Lounge

Acute-CVD2020-Members-lounge.jpgExclusive area for ACCA members to relax and network.


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Childcare services

To ensure equal access to education opportunities, we are pleased to offer, via our partner, a limited childcare service onsite staffed by approved childcare providers.

This service is offered on a first-come-first-served basis.

If you would like to pre-book this service, please follow the instructions in the attached document.

Please note that for legal reasons parents have to take their children out of the crèche after 4 hours.


Parents are also responsible for feeding their children outside of the crèche.

The childcare will be located inside the congress venue.


Free left luggage and Cloakroom facilities are available within the venue.

First Aid

Participants in need of medical treatment should refer to the ESC staff in the Registration Area.

Lunch breaks

Cash bars are located within the venue.


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All ESC congresses in one app!

Create your personal programme and prepare your congress experience from your mobile device

Search for "ESC Congresses" in your stores, download it and install the congress of your choice

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You will be able to download separately each congress content and delete each of them afterwards if needed. Keep your "ESC Congresses" app all year long to be informed on the ESC and its congresses.

Useful features:

  • Session Feedback. Use the "Evaluate" button for each session or presentation.
  • See where all industry partners are located on the floor plan
  • Ask for an appointment, via the app, to exhibitors and industry partners
  • During ESC Congress 2019, find your way in the congress centre thanks to the indoor navigation system
  • Receive presentation resources from ESC 365 (slides, videos, abstracts) after the congress by email

Available congress contents


  • ESC Congress 2019
  • EHRA 2020
  • ESC Asia with APSC & AFC
  • ESC Digital Summit 2019
  • EuroEcho 2019


 Upcoming congress contents - release dates:

  • ESC Congress 2020 - early March 2020
  • Acute Cardiovasculare Care 2020 - early January 2020
  • EACVI 2020 - mid-June 2020
  • ESC Preventive Cardiology 2020 - early March 2020
  • EuroHeartCare 2020 - mid-April 2020
  • FCVB 2020 - mid-March 2020
  • Heart Failure 2020 - late Janaury 2020