General Information


2022 will mark the Society’s 40th anniversary and we are happy to celebrate with you, face-to-face, in Madrid!

For three days, you will have the opportunity to join a network of international colleagues and speakers and attend educational workshops, multidisciplinary talks and scientific sessions encompassing all branches of intensive care medicine.

We look forward to meeting you, in person, in Madrid. 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.

Educational Workshops

LIVES 40 will comprise of 9 workshops, namely:

  • Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) in ICU (2 slots - 40 participants per slot)
  • Mechanical Ventilation (2 slots - 40 participants per slot)
  • Haemodynamic Monitoring (2 slots - 40 participants per slot)
  • ECMO (2 slots - 30 participants per slot)
  • Difficult Airway Management in the Critically Ill (1 slot - 80 participants)

The hands-on workshops are complementary to some of our Master Classes.

For more information on our educational offer, click here.

Save the date!

ESICM LIVES 40 will happen on 12-14 May 2022. More information will be coming in the next weeks.

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

In the meantime, check the preliminary Faculty list, here.

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):