The NEXT Lounge at the LIVES congress exhibition offers NEXT members a place to network, enjoy a parallel scientific programme and challenge themselves.

NEXT Lounge


  • Opening reception
    Kick off the congress with keynotes and surprises during the opening session
  • NEXT Happy Hour
    Connect with NEXT in the lounge following the opening session, and daily afternoons during the core congress
  • NEXT Blackboard Lectures
    Learn from experts daily
  • NEXT 2025: The future of intensive care
    Join the intensivists of tomorrow! Let’s shape the future of intensive care medicine together to keep pace with technology advancements and scientific discoveries!
  • NEXT Lunch Session & Quiz
  • NEXT My case reviewed by an expert
    Get a speaker from one of the coolest session of the day in the hot seat for a complementary talk with increased time for Q&A
  • NEXT Challenging debate
    Hot practical topics, interactive discussion with International experts
  • NEXT & DPD
    Audience’s choice on all topics concerning professional development
  • NEXT Young Lecturer Award presentations & awards