June 4, 2020
CIRSE 2020 to Be Held as a Virtual Conference
June 4, 2020—The Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) has issued a statement advising that the CIRSE Executive Committee has decided to hold the CIRSE 2020 annual congress from September 12-15 as an online-only event. The meeting was originally planned to take place in Munich, Germany.
The announced stated that the conference will continue to feature high-quality sessions, top experts, and the latest research. Additional plans for the virtual CIRSE 2020 conference will be announced on the society’s website, e-communications, and social media channels.
The announcement noted that the COVID-19 pandemic situation remains uncertain as governments struggle to find ways to prevent a second wave of infections. Government-imposed travel bans and strict limits on in-person meetings remain in effect.
By offering a virtual congress, CIRSE will provide a safe and reliable platform for knowledge exchange to interventional radiologists around the world, regardless of the situation in their country or their ability to travel, stated the society.