Virtual Edition

The 69th ESCVS Congress is now transformed into a virtual event.
The Local Organizing Committee has developed a reduced program from the originally planned in-person Congress cancelled for COVID-19.
The Virtual Congress will take place on 26-27 March 2021.

Virtual Format

Virtual Congress for Healthcare Professionals (HCPs).

The format of the Congress will be pre-recorded presentations followed by live panel discussions with speakers.
All sessions will be available for viewing for a period of 3 months thereafter for the convenience of delegates.


All registrations should be made through the congress website. Go to the registration form.
Admission to the virtual scientific sessions is strictly reserved to registered congress members.
Participants should not share their log-in details.

Target Audience

  • Cardiac surgeons
  • Vascular surgeons
  • Cardiothoracic surgeons
  • General surgeons
  • Interventional radiologists
  • Interventional cardiologists
  • Researchers
  • Radiologists
  • Clinical residents in-training
  • Medical students with an interest in cardiac and vascular surgery


The Congress is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).
CME credits and attendance certificates can be claimed for participation in live sessions only.

The Congress has been accredited with 10,5 CME credits for Italian physicians/surgeons, nurses and technicians.


The certificate of attendance will be available at the end of Congress.


All presentations will be conducted in English only. No translations will be provided.

Time zone

The Congress will launch on 26 March 2021 (09:00 AM Central European Time CET).
All communicated times in the Scientific Programme are Central European Time.

Social media

Use the hashtag #69ESCVS on Twitter and/or follow the ESCVS updates on Facebook.
We encourage open discussions and sharing of experiences on our social media accounts. Join the conversation!

Photographs and videos

FC EVENTI Srl will take virtual screenshots and videos during all virtual Congress sessions. By participating in the virtual Congress and/or other activities, you grant FC EVENTI Srl the right to use your name and photograph for such purposes including, but not limited to, posting or publishing on news or promotional material, whether in print, electronic or other media. Pictures may be displayed, distributed and used for any purpose.

Access to the online event

The Organizing Secretariat FC EVENTI Srl is not liable or responsible for any delay, disruption or disturbance in the operation of the internet or problems caused by your internet service provider or for any telecommunications failures which are beyond our control.
Access to the online content may be temporarily unavailable during the Virtual Congress for updates and critical maintenance of the virtual platform and systems to ensure optimal user experience.
These times will be kept to a minimum.


The Organiser Secretariat will be available during the virtual Congress to provide support and answer any questions you may have.