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ESC Congress 2020 Register

The young community at ESC Congress

The European Society of Cardiology supports its young community

Your dedicated activities at ESC Congress 2020 - The Digital Experience



Register now at no charge

Mark your calendars now and join the digital experience each day – from Saturday, 29 August to Tuesday, 1 September.

The digital event is available this year at no charge, but individual pre-registration is mandatory.

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ESC Professional Horizons - Speed Mentoring

Prof. Casadei, ESC President during Professional Horizons in 2018The ESC is launching its first edition of Professional Horizons online.

Via online meetings, young specialists will be given an opportunity to meet one-on-one with internationally renowned experts to discuss career development, ongoing research, or simply to seek advice/recommendations.

Apply now

Deadline: 18 August 

Scientific Sessions for the Young Community

session pro member1500x1000.jpgThese sessions are designed by the ESC Board Committee for Young Cardiovascular Professionals in close collaboration with the young communities of the ESC associations and national cardiac societies.

This dynamic educational track, involving the participation of internationally renowned experts, provides young cardiologists with some of the most relevant and up-to-date information in key areas of cardiovascular medicine.

The Young Clinicians group present their cases and discuss management with senior experts during highly interactive and educational sessions. See the dedicated track.

The Young Scientists group, who work closely with the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science, present a dedicated track with the most relevant and up to date information in basic cardiovascular research. See the dedicated track.

You may also be interested by the track: Cardiology in 4 Days for an all-round refresher/update in all topics of cardiology. Follow the entire educational track, or pick and choose your sessions based on your needs. Find out more.

National Competition

virtual table 1500x1000.jpgThe ESC is proud to launch its third virtual table competition at ESC Congress 2020 – The Digital Experience.

Each National Young Group may have a team of up to four members to solve a case on a tactile table with a virtual patient (online).

Opportunities for ESC Professional Members during ESC Congress

Cardiologists under 40 or in training can apply to become an ESC Professional Member for a reduced fee of just €30.

This provides fantastic networking opportunities during ESC Congress with exclusive access to dedicated videos on demand

There are many other benefits during the year; access to ESC Congress resources on ESC 365, watch live and on-demand ESC webinars and continue your education with the ESC General Cardiology CPD Programme on the ESC e-Learning Platform.

Join the community

Videos on demand

Watch special sessions on a variety of topics during ESC Congress:

  • How to get involved with the ESC Young Community
  • Female leaders in cardiology
  • Emotional impact of CVD on patients and caregivers
  • Home monitoring for patients - a multidisciplinary perspective
  • Boost your career
  • And more

The speakers will be available to answer your questions live during dedicated slots.