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Your Attendance Guide


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

Before you leave

 Download and check the EuroPrevent 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
  • There will be a printed Final Programme available on a self-service basis but no Programme at a Glance.

When you arrive

Getting there

Congress venue: Centro de Congressos de Lisboa, Praça de Indústrias, 1300-307 Lisbon, PT
Learn more about transport and fares

Opening hours

Congress starts Thursday 11 April at 08.30.
Registration Desk and Speaker Service Centre open on Wednesday 10 April from 15.00 to 18.00.
Registration Desk reopens at 07:30 on Thursday 11 April.
Detailed schedule

At the Congress


Childcare services

There are no childcare facilities available during the Congress. Children are not allowed to the Congress.


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.

CPR Workshops

Resuscitate your life-saving skills! 

EAPC and ERC have the pleasure to offer delegates 90-minute refresher workshops on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), free of charge. The content of these workshops is based on the latest ERC guidelines. ERC will send a certificate of attendance to participants after the Congress.

Pre-register at the demo stand as space is limited.

Once registered, please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session to assure your place. The CPR workshop rooms are situated in the registration area 

  • Thursday 11 and Friday 12 April
    08:30 - 10:00, 11:00 - 12:30, 14:00 - 15:30 & 16:30 - 18:00
  • Saturday 13 April
    08:30 - 10:00 & 10:30 - 12:00

Social Media

Share your experience, your opinions and your feedback on Twitter; LinkedIn and others social medium using #europrevent

Extra activities during the Congress

Photo Contest

This year again a photo contest is organised by the EAPC !

The theme for this edition is "Ready for ESC Preventive Cardiology 2020". Indeed, let the world know that you and your friends are getting ready for next year's EAPC Congress: ESC Preventive Cardiology (2-4 April, Malaga) #ESCPrev2020

The best group selfie picture's owner will get 1 free registration for ESC Preventive Cardiology 2020 (April 2-4, 2020).

Submit your picture


  1. Only EuroPrevent 2019 Congress delegates can participate in the photo contest.
  2. Only group selfie pictures will be eligible (a group selfie picture is a selfie picture (self-portrait type image taken with a smartphone) with two or more people).
  3. the photo must be taken in the Congress centre and submited before Friday 12 April 23:59pm.

Please, before submitting your picture, read and accept the "Rules and Regulations for participation".

Networking Cocktail

Following the Inaugural session, all the delegates are invited to the networking cocktail to be held on the EAPC Stand in the exhibition area (Thursday, 19:15).

Pranayama and meditation session

What a nice activity to kick start your day! Come earlier on Friday morning and enjoy a special session on yoga and meditation.

  • On Friday at 8:00 am in PORTO Room.

Pranayama is the formal practice of controlling the breath.

EAPC Young Cocktail

50 vouchers are available on the EAPC Stand to attend the EAPC Young Cocktail on Friday at 22:30pm.

Bike / Walk Tour

Need to exercise after spending 3 days in lecture rooms? The Portuguese Society of Caridology is inviting you to participate in a Bike and Walk Tour on Saturday 13 April. 

Registration on the EAPC Stand in the exhibition area.

  • Departure at 14:30 in front of the Congress centre.
  • Return at around 17:30, same place.

The tour will lead the participants to 7 historical spots across the city. 

Bike tour


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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
  • Receive presentation resources from ESC 365 (slides, videos, abstracts) after the congress by email

Available congress contents


  • EHRA 2020
  • ESC Congress 2019
  • EuroEcho 2019
  • EuroHeart Care 2020
  • EuroCMR 2020
  •  ESC Preventive Cardiology 2020
  • Heart Failure 2020
  • ICNC 2019 - stand alone app


Upcoming congress contents - release dates:

  • ESC Asia with APSC & AFC - available as of 31 July 2019
  • ESC Digital Summit 2019 - available early July