Join us as we navigate new horizons at the 38th EACTS Annual Meeting – the world’s largest meeting of the cardiothoracic surgical community.

Explore breakthrough innovation and scientific research with global experts, enjoy unrivalled networking opportunities and discover new techniques and ways of working.

World-class scientific programme

Developed by global experts, our exciting scientific programme is packed with world-class science and hot topic debates.

Registration open

Registration is open, with options available to access the Annual Meeting Scientific Programme, Techno-College and Video-on-Demand.

A showcase of the latest innovations in our exhibition

Join industry leaders to explore new-to-market technology and get hands-on experience of the latest techniques.

Call for abstracts

Submit your abstracts
  • Share your science Submit your abstract for the chance to present your work at the 38th EACTS Annual Meeting.

Why attend the 38th EACTS Annual Meeting?

Join us on a journey of learning and discovery as we navigate new horizons in cardiothoracic surgery to improve patient outcomes.

  • Navigate new horizons Explore scientific innovations and advances in the field, discover new techniques and technologies and learn more about the latest research and clinical trials.
  • Forge new connections Build your network, share best practice and collaborate on new ideas with colleagues and peers from around the world.
  • Outstanding learning opportunities Experience a scientific programme of exciting plenary sessions, robust debates and hand-on training delivered by internationally recognised surgical leaders.

Book your accommodation

For your hotel reservation in Lisbon, BCO Congresos is appointed as Official Housing Bureau of the 38th EACTS Annual Meeting (2024). 

  • A number of hotel rooms at preferential rates in different price categories have been reserved in Lisbon and surrounding areas for EACTS 2024 delegates.
  • For any further information please contact: BCO Congresos on: 
    Telephone: +34 938 823 878
    Email: [email protected]
  • Due to limited room availability, it is advised that you make your reservation as early as possible in order to have the best choice of available hotels.
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Industry opportunities

As the world’s largest meeting for the global cardiothoracic community, the EACTS Annual Meeting offers a fantastic platform to showcase your products and services and connect with the world’s leading cardiothoracic surgeons.

From our large bustling exhibition to our satellite symposia, we offer a range of sponsorship opportunities to support your company’s goals.

See highlights of the 37th EACTS Annual Meeting

We were joined by almost 5,000 delegates and industry leaders from 103 countries to Innovate, Discover and Educate at the 37th EACTS Annual Meeting. Watch the daily highlights from 2023 and read more about the standout moments in the Daily News.


Enjoy a unique viewing experience with EACTS TV, featuring key sessions from the scientific programme and stimulating live debates with global experts and key opinion leaders.


Catch up on key presentations from the 37th EACTS Annual Meeting in Vienna (available to registered delegates).

Member highlights

The Annual Meeting is the perfect hub for networking. You can discuss your ideas, develop collaborations, and form friendships that will last a lifetime.”

The abstract submission process was very smooth. Presenting my research at the EACTS Annual Meeting allowed me to reach a large and diverse audience full of experts. Discussions during and after the presentation provided valuable insights and significantly benefited my future work and career. I highly encourage everyone to submit and present at the EACTS Annual Meeting.”

Emily Pan

2023 President’s Choice Winner

The opportunities that you have at this congress are very big. It is a very important point in my agenda every year and I am lucky to say that I have attended every congress for the last 10 years!”

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