Main Topics

  • Key developments in vascular surgery until 2021 and what the future may hold
  • New carotid trials (including ACST-2) and recent carotid guidelines
  • Recent developments in the management of aortic dissections and TAA(A)
  • Cutting-edge concepts in endovascular stroke treatment
  • Endoleaks: the achilles heel of EVAR – how to prevent and how to “heal” them
  • Individualized medical and interventional care of carotid stenosis, AAA and PAD
  • Digital health care for vascular specialists
  • The Impact of covid-19 on vascular diseases and vascular provision
  • Genomics and proteomics in carotid, peripheral and aortic diseases
  • New technologies and medical interventions for acute and chronic limb ischemia
  • Recent advances in antithrombotic and lipid-lowering therapy
  • Vascular Specialist training in the 2020s
  • VENOUS Symposium and VASCULAR ACCESS Symposium (NEW)
  • SHORT COMMUNICATIONS, POSTER Sessions and PRACTICLE COURSES

Independent Workshops

  • Spezialkurs Interventionsradiologie zum Erwerb der Fachkunde nach §18a RöV (in German)
  • Duplex Sonography of the Cerebral Vessels
  • Meet the expert in cruro-pedal bypass surgery
  • Surgical skills workshop to improve vascular skills based on daily shopping
  • Physician made endografts: a valuable option for urgent cases unsuitable for standard devices
  • Three-Dimensional Imaging and Navigation in Endovascular Aortic Repair
  • Building and maintaining a human vascular biobank
  • Meet the experts in the diagnosis and treatment of vascular anomalies
  • Meet the experts in the diagnosis and treatment of aortic (graft) infection

Industry-sponsored Workshops

  • Treatment of varicose Veins with ClosureFast™ and VenaSeal™ systems (Medtronic)
  • Meet the expert in treating thoracic aortic disease with Relay® single branch prosthesis (Terumo Aortic)
  • Meet the expert in CERAB technique for aorto-iliac occlusive disease (Bentley)
  • Interventional creation of arteriovenous fistula for dialysis using the Ellipsys system (Medtronic)
  • Digital EVAR workflow: From mixed reality based planning to AI based navigation (Brainlab)
  • How to treat iliac artery aneurysm with the e-iliac system (Cryolife/Jotec)
  • Rehearsal course for the qualification as FEBVS by the UEMS (GETINGE)