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This section is dedicated to providing you with information to prepare your congress attendance.
Select the most convenient route to Messe München:
Messe MünchenWest Entrance
Am Messesee81829 MünchenGermany
Map with hotels' location
The ESC recommends using public transport wherever possible.
Take the metro line (U-Bahn) U2 direction "Messestadt Ost"
and stop at "Messestadt West" to get to the venue.
ESC Shuttle Bus Stops at Munich Airport: 3 Shuttle bus stops are located directly in front of the areas A and Z (the central area) in Terminal 1, and in front of Terminal 2.
Journey fare: €9 one way, €15 round trip (approx 45 minutes)Every 30 minutes on Friday 24 August 08:00-18:00Saturday 25 to Tuesday 28 August 08:00-20:00Wednesday 29 August 08:00-15:00**15:00 = last departure from the venue to the airport
Public transport tickets at a special congress rate (with option from & to the Airport) can be purchased in advance via the booking platform of MVV (Munich Public Transportation Company):Take advantage of the special rates with a discount between 15 and 20% compared to the regular tickets. Tickets are available as 3-, 4- and 5-day-ticket including or excluding the trip from & to the airport. You will receive your ticket by email to download and print.
For groups, please send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
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If you are FESC or ESC Professional Member and have pre-registered before 30 June:Your registration pack including your congress badge was sent to you by post. Your badge gives you fast track access to Congress, without stopping at a registration desk. You can then collect your congress bag at any time that suits you by presenting your badge in Zone 1.
ESC Professional Memberwith badge or voucher
Zone 2 - faculty desk
Registration Help Desks located in Zone 7 are available to assist you with all other cases or requests.
See Registration Area foor plan
Your personal Congress badge is your passport to the scientific sessions and exhibition. Please wear your Congress badge visibly at all times. Security guards may ask you to make your badge more visible. Remember to take it off when in the city.
Come and exchange with our industry partners - New opening hours on Saturday to Tuesday from 10:00 to 17:00
NEW! Reasearch Funding Area
Meet funding partners, network with research project consortiums, find out about ESC Grants. See more
History of cardiology
Share the memories of advances that have been made in cardiovascular care over the years (In the ESC Plaza)
CPR Workshops - Resuscitate your life saving skills!Organised in partnership with the European Resuscitation Council (ERC)Learn about the current CPR guidelines and meet ERC qualified instructors.
The stand and course rooms are located in the ESC Plaza (in front of the ESC Stand).ESC and ERC have the pleasure to offer delegates refresher workshops on CPR-AED and Advanced CPR skills, free of charge. The content is based on in-hospital scenarios and the latest ERC guidelines.
ERC will send a certificate of attendance after the congress.Register from 09:00-18:00. Limited number of seats.Please check in 5 minutes before start of session.
CPR-AED Refresher WorkshopSaturday 25 August: 13:30 - 15:00Sunday 26 August to Tuesday 28 August: 08:30-10:00 and 14:15 - 15:45Advanced CPR Skills workshopSaturday 25 August: 15:30 - 17:00Sunday 26 August to Tuesday 28 August: 11:00 - 12:30 and 16:15 - 17:45
See ESC Plaza Area floor plan
Choose those sessions that will most benefit you, your team, and your organisation.
Get familiar with the Congress venue and onsite facilities
Access the specific Lounge and benefit from unique networking opportunities
Follow us throughout ESC Congress. Teams of cardiologists will be covering Hot Lines, Guidelines, and everything in between.Be part of the conversation on Twitter and Facebook, Instagram and YoutubeAnd don’t forget to mark #ESCCongress feed.
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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