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Your Attendance Guide

Before you attend EHRA Congress, make sure you checked this list.

Before you leave

  • Make sure you have your voucher or congress badge (if you registered before 6 March) with you!
  • Download and check the EHRA 2020 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
  • There will be no printed Final Programme but a printed version of the Programme at a Glance will be available to all delegates.

When you arrive

Getting there

Congress venue: Messe Wien, Messeplatz 1, 1021 Wien, Austria

Opening hours

Congress starts Sunday 29 March at 08.30.
Registration Desk and Speaker Service Centre open on Saturday 28 March from 15.00 to 18.00.
Registration Desk reopens at 07:30 on Sunday 29 March. 
Detailed schedule

At the congress

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,  instructions will be available online in December.

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.


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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For Android mobile devices with no access to Google Play: download the app here.


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