Why come to LIVES 2019?

ESICM is committed to education, research and learning. Every Autumn, during LIVES, we strive to connect the global intensive care community. LIVES is more than just a congress. It also offers:

  • 15 parallel tracks for a full-on congress experience
  • More than 380 international expert faculty
  • Over 1,500 submitted abstracts
  • 3 dedicated Clinical Trials Sessions presenting data from the most recent trials in emergency medicine and intensive care
  • Industry-sponsored sessions
  • 10 Master Classes and advanced courses for those seeking extra training and development
  • 16 interactive debates
  • The Arena: one speaker, one chair and no PowerPoint presentations! Daily, unplugged sessions and ≥ 100 abstracts
  • Simulation Centre with four areas to practise your skills
  • Tech Lounge, showcasing the practical use of the latest technological medical advancement and allowing you to test it
  • NEXT Lounge: dialogue with young intensivists, learn, debate & network
  • Major exhibition showcasing the latest equipment and services for the intensive care profession
  • LIVESNote – your comments and notes added to slides, then sent back to you in digital form for future reference

Social Media – continuous blogging and commentary, live from the congress, keeping you up to date and in the know…