Press Release: ESVS elects Ega worldwide congresses & events as Core PCO – the 36th ESVS Annual Meeting 2022 will take place in Rome

The European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS) has elected Ega worldwide as their new Professional Congress Organiser (PCO) for the next years. The first Annual Meeting under the sign of this new cooperation will take place in September 2022 at the Convention Centre La Nuvola in Rome. 


The ESVS Annual Meeting is a scientific conference attended by vascular specialists from all around the world and held in a different European city every year. In Hamburg (Germany) at the last in-person meeting in 2019, about 1.800 participants from 68 countries enjoyed for 3 days a comprehensive scientific programme with 17 Symposia, 7 Scientific session, 2 Honorary lectures, 9 Nurses & Sonographer Sessions, 2 European Vascular Surgeons in Training (EVST) Sessions as well as 280 oral presentations from selected abstracts and 203 e-poster presentations. The 2022 edition in Rome will be the first full in-person meeting after the virtual 2020 and the hybrid 2021 version in Rotterdam. 


Maarit Venermo, General Secretary of ESVS and Professor for Vascular Surgery at the Helsinki University hospital says: “We look very much forward to work with Ega worldwide congresses & events as our new Core PCO which will advise us on the further development of our Annual Meeting.” 


“I am honoured that ESVS has decided to hold their 2022 conference in my home country Italy during my term as president of the society” adds Mauro Gargiulo, Full Professor of Vascular Surgery at the University of Bologna. 


“We are very satisfied that ESVS has chosen our company as Core PCO for the next years and selected the La Nuvola Convention Centre in Rome as venue for the 2022 congress”, says Claudia Golinelli, Vice President & Partner of Ega worldwide and Member of the Board of Directors of the Convention Bureau Rome & Lazio and adds: “The partnership with ESVS is a further result of our internationalisation strategy in the area of association congresses under the direction of Alain Pittet.” 



About ESVS 

The ESVS gathers more than 2.700 members including 70% surgeons and 27% trainees. 81% of the membership comes from Europe. Members are medical specialists involved in the care and treatment of patients suffering from vascular disease.  



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