Why come to LIVES 2020?

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:

  • 8 parallel rooms for a varied and dynamic congress experience
  • 300 international expert speakers
  • Over 1,300 submitted abstracts
  • 3 dedicated Clinical Trials Sessions presenting data from the most recent trials in emergency medicine and intensive care
  • Industry-sponsored sessions
  • 11 Master Classes and advanced courses for those seeking extra training and development
  • 15 interactive debates
  • The Arena: one speaker and no PowerPoint presentations! Daily, Unplugged Sessions and Meet the Author
  • Simulation Centre with five simultaneous workshops to practise your skills
  • Tech Lounge, showcases the practical use of the latest technological medical advancements and allows 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 - record your comments and notes added to slides, and have them 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…