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Call for Late-Breaking Science

ESC Congress 2024, London & Online, 30 August - 2 September

Educate, Excite And Inspire This Summer In London

Share your invaluable science, gain the exposure and recognition you deserve, and let’s create the future of cardiology together.

Educate, Excite And Inspire This Summer In London

Late-Breaking Science submission types

  • LATE-BREAKING CLINICAL TRIAL - Reserved for first presentations of the primary endpoint(s) of a new clinical trial.    
  • REGISTRY - Reserved for presentations of data not previously presented from a new or existing registry.
  • CLINICAL TRIAL UPDATE - Reserved for presentations of new data or secondary analysis of a trial where the primary data have been presented previously.
  • BASIC & TRANSLATIONAL LATE-BREAKING SCIENCE - Reserved for late submissions of important findings in Basic and Translational Cardiovascular Science.

Start your submission

Consult the submission rules and guidelines

Submission deadline: 6 June 12:00 noon CEST 


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Important Dates

27 March 2024 - Opening of the Call for Late-Breaking Science

6 June 12:00 noon CEST - Submission deadline

Late June - Results announcement

Be a highlight of this year's outstanding programme

Hot Line Sessions

  • More Hot Line sessions this year ! 12 sessions will be held in Main Auditorium
  • These sessions are reserved for first presentation of the primary endpoint(s) of novel clinical trials, recently completed and unpublished. Each will immediately be followed by a review from a renowned expert on the outcome presented
  • Ask the Trialist - a unique opportunity for a focus on the trial with direct interaction with the audience
  • Extensive ESC TV coverage 
  • Embargoes Press Conferences: presentation and moderated discussion with international journalists
  • All sessions are streamed LIVE and will be available in VOD 

Late-Breaking Science Sessions

  • Topic-related sessions featuring the best trials, trial updates and registries

Basic & Translational Late-Breaking Science Session

  • 1 session dedicated to highlighting the latest and “hottest” findings in basic and translational science

ESC showcases your Work

In addition to your presentation in the session, the ESC offers a wide range of activities, publications and opportunities to give you the utmost visibility 

  • Unique media coverage - hundreds of journalists representing medical and lay press from around the world will be attending ESC Congress. Propel your research to the next level!
  • Simultaneous publications coordinated by ESC Press Team
  • Social Media coverage