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Scientific Programme - EuroEcho-Imaging

4 Ways to consult the programme

Congress main themes

  • Imaging in heart failure
  • Interventional imaging

Scientific and Educational programme


These 90 minutes long sessions allow for in-depth discussions on developments and advances in the various fields of acute cardiovascular care – these sessions are structured around four to five presentations by experts.


Daily practice-oriented sessions: speakers will give highly interactive and educational presentations to be followed by intense discussions on controversial issues.

How to sessions

Provide practical, informative material and have a great educational value. Sessions focused on demonstration of techniques and practices by experts.

Joint sessions

To address topics directly with the experts, we are co-organising Joint Sessions with International, European and Local Associations. These sessions help to strengthen collaboration between EACVI and our partners in the field.

Abstract & Clinical Case-based sessions

Clinical Case Sessions

Sharing challenging clinical cases to learn and exchange!
Every day in the Agora

3 Young Investigator Award (YIA) sessions

-Basic Science

-Clinical Science

-The research in Imaging in the world - EuroEcho Imaging Lecture:

The young investigator awardees 2017 from US (American Society of Echocardiography-ASE) and Japan (Japanese Society of Echocardiography-JSE), will present their winning research.

Rapid Fire Abstracts

Thursday and Friday all day in the Agora

Fast-paced and interactive oral presentations on research highlights, followed by discussions animated by two experts chairing the session!

Moderated Poster Sessions

Presenters will highlight key points of their research and answer questions from two moderators in front

of an audience during official coffee breaks.

Poster Sessions

Presenters display their research highlights and interact with their peers during breaks.

Heart Imagers of Tomorrow Poster Session (HIT)

Come and visit the special area designed for our young researchers!
Every day in the Poster Area- poster viewing during Lunch Breaks

Highlight Session

Saturday 9 December, 11.00-12.30

CVI experts specialists will present the key findings of the congress on their topic of expertise. Attend this session to get the overview and take home messages from this year’s congress.