General Information

Our annual congress is finally back in presence! One of the largest and most prestigious gatherings of intensive care personnel worldwide, LIVES is the place where you can absorb the latest evidence and advance in Intensive Care and patient care through multidisciplinary discussions and talks, interactive courses, demonstrations of the newest technology and simulation exercises.

Join thousands of physicians, anaesthetists, trainees and nursing and allied health professionals from every continent and 97 countries, during 5 eventful days:

• 22-23 October ~ pre-congress educational courses weekend
• 23 October, 17:00-18:30 CEST ~ opening session followed by the welcome reception
• 24-26 October ~ congress’ scientific sessions and educational hands-on & workshops

We look forward to meeting you, in person, in Paris! In the meantime, we would like to use this opportunity to give recognition to the tremendous healthcare professionals throughout the world who are caring for so many patients during this pandemic.

Together we are Intensive Care.

Registrations now open!

LIVES 2022 will welcome you on 22-26 October. You can register here.

We invite you to visit our website regularly for the most up-to-date information on the congress and other ESICM activities.


Palais des Congrès - Porte Maillot
2 Place de la Porte Maillot
75017 Paris, France

CME Credits

An application will be made to the UEMS-EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS):