Register today and join colleagues from around the world in the magnificent Italian city of Milan to learn together at the largest event for the cardiothoracic community.  

For 2022 you will experience a feast of world class education and science, including:

  • Two innovative Techno-College programmes featuring innovations and technological breakthroughs in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
  • Presentations from global experts on the latest surgical techniques
  • Discussions on the latest clinical practice guidelines
  • Debates on hot topics, such as results from clinical trials
  • Rapid Response abstract sessions
  • Interactive, hands on training opportunities
  • Presentations and Q&As on selected abstracts
  • Industry led satellite symposia
  • Extensive exhibition featuring the latest innovations from industry
  • Honoured Guest keynote presentation
  • The EACTS President’s annual address
  • A myriad of opportunities to network with peers and colleagues from around the world

The 36th EACTS Annual Meeting will be THE event in the cardiothoracic calendar – don’t miss out!


Registration now open.  Click on the link below for more information.


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Click on the arrow below to view this year’s Programme at a Glance


Late Breaking Clinical Trials abstract submission is OPEN!   Deadline for receipt of abstracts is 15 August 2022, for more info click on the link below.

Allied Health abstract submission deadline 15 August 2022 – click here


Our trade show enables exhibitors and visitors to enjoy face-to-face meetings and the buzz about new products.


We look forward to welcoming you to Milan.  For venue, housing and opening hours click here.


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