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ESC Preventive Cardiology 2023, Malaga, 13-15 April


We look forward to welcoming you in Malaga. Not yet registered? Do so now!

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

Before you leave home

Print your badge

To ensure you can access the congress and start enjoying the sessions without delay, your congress badge must be printed in advance and presented at the congress entrance. 

Please note: digital versions on mobile phones, tablets and other devices will not be accepted. 

A mail was sent to all delegates at the end of March which included a link to print your badge.

You can also access this link through your My ESC account. Just go to Congresses > My congress activity to come > Manage and print your badge from the top right of your screen.

Need assistance? Contact us and we will be happy to help.

Download the ESC Preventive Cardiology Congress Mobile App

The app gives you instant access to all sessions, presentations, abstracts, industry partners, maps, general information and the latest news. 

The mobile app can be downloaded on Google Play  or on the App Store

Wi-Fi network: escprev-congress

Password: escprev-congress

Getting to the congress venue

Malaga-Centro-Congressos-1500x1000.jpgMalaga Congress Centre
Palacio de Feria y Congresos de Malaga
Av. José Ortega y Gasset 201
29006 Malaga

See more on transportation to and from the congress centre.

At the congress

Congress schedule

ESC Preventive Cardiology 2023 starts on Thursday, 13 April at 09:30 CEST.

The Inaugural Session is on Thursday, 13 April at 09:30 in Conference Room 1. It will be followed by a networking breakfast at 10:15. The Closing Session is on Saturday, 15 April at 12:20 in Conference Room 1.

Thursday, 13 April
Friday, 14 
Saturday, 15 April 
Registration  08:30-18:00 07:30-18:30 07:30-12:30
Scientific sessions 10:35-18:30 08:30-18:30* 08:30-13:00*
Poster sessions 10:35-18:30 08:30-18:30 08:30-11:45
Exhibition 09:00-18:30 08:00-18:00 08:00-12:45
Speaker Service Centre 08:30-18:00 07:30-18:00 07:30-12:00
EAPC Members Lounge 08:30-18:30 08:00-18:30 08:00-12:45

*What Did You Miss Yesterday sessions will take place at 08:00 on the Open Stage on Friday and Saturday.

Scientific Programme

Get a general overview of all sessions taking place during the congress.

Browse the Scientific Programme

Important: All times in the programme are Central European Summer Time (CEST).

To personalise your programme, we recommend you sign in first (in the top right corner of the screen) with your My ESC account login and password. To include sessions you don’t want to miss in your personal programme, click on the heart next to the session name. The session will be saved in “My Programme”.

You can also browse the programme on the Congress Mobile App.  

New initiatives at the congress

Congress water bottle

Come and get your reusable water bottle for free at the Registration Desk. Each water bottle the EAPC purchased provides 500 litres of clean water elsewhere in the world. The manufacturer, Made Blue, invests in water supplies in countries with permanent water scarcity. You can refill your bottle at one of the five water fountains available at the congress.

Is it your first time?

Come and collect your "1st Timer" sticker at the Registration Desk so our more experienced congress delegates can say hello, give you tips and tricks, and tell you about their first congress experience. Don't hesitate to ask them questions as well, they will be more than happy to answer these.

Meeting point

Want to share a taxi? Walk together? Have coffee? Meet at the ESC Meeting Point in the registration area and see where it goes!

Ideas Wall

Come and write your answers to the three questions on the Ideas Wall, located next to the EAPC Corner. 


Additional activities - more networking opportunities

Don't miss additional opportunities to extend your knowledge and network with peers.
CPR Workshops

During the congress, 12 one-hour workshops in basic and advanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) are being taught by instructors from the European Resuscitation Council. Free to all delegates, just sign up in advance

Basic workshop: Learn what makes a high-quality chest compression, the correct use of an AED during basic life support (BLS) and bag mask ventilations.

Advanced workshop: Take a team leader role in a resuscitation scenario and demonstrate the universal algorithm for advanced life support (ALS).

Thursday, 13 April
Friday, 14 
Saturday, 15 April 
10:35-11:35 Basic workshop Basic workshop Basic workshop
11:45-12:45 Advanced workshop Advanced workshop Advanced workshop
14:15-15:15 Basic workshop Basic workshop  
15:25-16:25 Advanced workshop Advanced workshop  
17:30-18:30 Advanced workshop Advanced workshop  
EAPC Body & Mind Challenge

On Thursday, 13 April, from 18:40-19:10 join us on the patio for sports activities to get your blood pumping!

Join us for what will be an exciting event tonight!

On Friday, 14 April, from 18:40- 19:10 the finalists of Thursday's Body Challenge will be on the Open Stage for the Mind Challenge. 


Yoga, dance and exercise active breaks

Join others who want to move, outside on the patio in the middle of the congress centre during the breaks throughout the day.

Thursday, 13 April
Friday, 14 April
09:45-09:55   Yoga
10:00-10:10   Exercise
13:20-13:30 Dance Dance
13:35-13:45 Exercise Exercise
16:50-17:00 Yoga Yoga
17:05-17:15 Dance Exercise

Meet with the EAPC

The European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC) organises the congress once a year, but supports the EAPC community all year long.

EAPC Corner

Discover EAPC initiatives and meet with your association representatives on the EAPC Corner. Get answers to your questions about the association and become an EAPC Silver Member. Take a photo with your colleagues at the photo booth and share your feedback on the Ideas Wall.

More information on EAPC activities

EAPC open meetings

Get more information on the different sections of the association during the open meetings.

General Assembly

EAPC Members are invited to attend the EAPC General Assembly from 09:40 to 10:25 on Saturday, 15 April in Conference Room 1.

Members Lounge

The Members Lounge is an exclusive area for EAPC Silver Members. 

This is the perfect place to network and relax, have your photo taken by a professional photographer, take a break and enjoy complimentary tea, coffee and snacks, and enjoy a 15-minute seated Amma massage.

Not yet a member? Join us now!

Other facilities at the congress centre

Childcare services

Childcare facilities are not available on site during the congress. Children are not permitted in the congress.


Free left-luggage and cloakroom facilities are available within the venue.

First Aid

Participants in need of medical treatment should contact ESC Staff at the Registration Desk.

Lunch breaks

Snack bars are located within the venue. 


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Like, share, interact

Be part of the conversation on Twitter using #ESCPrev2023

Please note that posting video recordings of sessions is not allowed on social media.

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After the congress

Scientific resources

Watch again or view the sessions you have missed.

All the presentations, except the workshops and the moderated abstracts and clinical cases, will be recorded and available on-demand for all the delegates through ESC 365 until 2 May.

After this date, congress resources will be available for EAPC Silver members only. Not yet a member? Join us now!

Certificate of attendance and continuing medical education

ESC Preventive Cardiology 2023 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for a maximum of 16 European CME Credits (ECMEC®s).

To access your credits :

Your CME Certificate will be available from 2 May in your My ESC account

(Go to congress history and select "Manage" to download the document - you may be asked to complete an EACCME evaluation form prior to download)

Find out more on how to access your credits


Any questions?

If you have read the above and have a question do not hesitate to contact us .   

We're always here to help you.