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ESC Endorsement for Live Events in General Cardiology


Upcoming ESC Endorsed Courses

  • Friday 24 November 2017

    Tunisian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery
    Djerba - Tunisia

    "Mon ESC  en Tunisie 2017" is a joint initiative between the ESC and the Tunisian Society of Cardiology.

Update Programmes & Member Courses

Three ESC update programmes which provide comprehensive overviews of Cardiovascular Medicine in Davos, Dubrovnik and Rome

ESC member courses: Interactive and affordable case-based teaching for trainees and clinician cardiologists by key national and ESC opinion leaders.

 

ESC Endorsement Policy - ESC Blueprint

The ESC Board validated the new “ESC Endorsement Policy for Live Events in General Cardiology” in December 2015.


As of January 2016, ESC Education Committee will only consider for endorsement meetings/courses/congresses that comply with the ESC blueprint:

 

The Scientific Programme will systematically be reviewed by the ESC Education Committee and must comply with the following ESC Blueprint:

  • It must not promote single products/devices. Multi Sponsorship is recommended.
  • Learning objectives and expected outcomes must be clearly defined. 
  • The programme must be based on recent ESC guidelines/ESC consensus documents. Case-based presentations are strongly encouraged.
  • It has to be interactive to better engage participants (via group discussions, breakout sessions, voting...)
  • It should align with identified needs and assess progression, an evaluation mechanism must be implemented (pre- & post-tests).
  • It should not harm ESC image
  • Feedback on the event is required. 
  • Local National Cardiac Societies should be informed of the event and be involved in it if possible.

3 types of events

5-Year contract (year 1: 0€ then 5 000€/year).

It includes:

  • Use of ESC Logo*
  • 1 day or 2 half days course
  • 2-3 guidelines selected jointly with NCS
  • 200 pocket guidelines/title
  • Flights for 2 presenters (local language)
  • Scientific Programme reviewed by ESC Education Committee
  • Scientific content published on escardio.org
  • Visibility "Continuing Education & Training Catalogue"

*According the specific rules as set out by the ESC

10 000€ / Event

It includes:

  • Use of ESC Logo*
  • Scientific Programme reviewed by ESC Education Committee
  • Scientific content published on escardio.org
  • Visibility "Continuing Education & Training Catalogue"

*According the specific rules as set out by the ESC

Quotation upon request

It includes:

  • Use of ESC Logo*
  • Event Name + “in collaboration with the ESC
  • Scientific Programme reviewed by ESC Education Committee
  • Scientific content published on escardio.org

*According the specific rules as set out by the ESC

 

Apply for ESC Endorsement

Please complete the application form and submit it 3 months before your live event.

We will inform you by email 1 month after your submission, at the latest, if ESC endorsement has been accepted or not.

If your meeting/course/congress is accepted, your ESC endorsement will be considered final when contract and payment of Royalty will be completed.

Please Note

ESC reserves the right to modify the fees any time and at its discretion. The requester will be informed in due time.

The requester can be asked to provide ESC with free exhibition space during the endorsed event (9m²).