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ESC Congress 2021 Press Conferences

Check this page to access the updated ESC Press Conference Schedule for ESC Congress 2021.

Accredited journalists will have access to embargoed press conferences on the exclusive webpage. Request accreditation now. 


Once you are accredited, please apply to attend press conferences. The weblink will be on the exclusive webpage. 

Please apply in advance to avoid last minute rush and receive the link before the press conference starts.

Press Conference Schedule 


Time CEST / Date

Thursday 26 August

Friday 27 August

Saturday 28 August

Sunday 29 August

12:00 - 13:00

Opening Press Conference      

15:00 - 16:00

Preventing Sudden Cardiac Death      

17:00 - 18:00

Heart Health Made Easy


19:00 - 20:00

Hotline 1

Hotline 2

Hotline 3

Hotline 4


Notes to editor

ESC Press Office
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About ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience

It is the world’s largest gathering of cardiovascular professionals, disseminating ground-breaking science in a new digital format. Online each day – from 27 to 30 August. Explore the scientific programme.

About the European Society of Cardiology

The European Society of Cardiology brings together health care professionals from more than 150 countries, working to advance cardiovascular medicine and help people lead longer, healthier lives.