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Symposium Venue:

Congress Center St. Wolfgang
Phone ++43-(0)6138-20300, Fax ++43-(0)6138-203004, Mobil ++43-(0)664-4616310,

Hotel Scalaria (Exhibition area)
Phone ++43-(0)6138-8000, Fax ++43-(0)6138-8080

Symposium Directors:

Natesa G. Pandian, MD
Tufts - University Medical Center, Box 32, 800 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Phone: ++1 617 875 5755

H. Joachim Nesser, MD
Elisabethstrasse 3-7, 4010 Linz, Austria
Phone ++43(0)664 5300265, Fax ++43(0)7239 51044

home page:

Symposium Office:

Ebner Christian, MD
Ordensklinikum Linz - KH der Elisabethinen, Fadingerstr.1, 4010 Linz, Austria
Phone ++43(0)732-7676-4918

Heß Angelika
Ordensklinikum Linz - KH der Elisabethinen, Fadingerstr.1, 4010 Linz, Austria
Fax ++43(0)732-7676-4936

Co - Organisation:

MAW (Medizinische Ausstellungs- und Werbegesellschaft), Maria Rodler & Co. Ges.m.b.H., Engerthstrasse 128, A-1200 Wien
Phone +43(0)1 536 63-32

Offical Opening Hours:

  • Saturday 10th 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
  • Sunday 11th 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Monday 12th 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday 13th 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday 14th 8:00 - 12:00 am

Exhibition area

(at the "Hotel Scalaria" opposite the Conference Center):
Sunday 11th to Tuesday 13th 9.00 am - 5:00 pm,
Wednesday 14th 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Registration Fee:

Symposium (June 11 - 14, 2017) Euro 600,-
Workshop: Right Heart Diseases -
from Diagnostics to Therapy
Euro 250,-
Combined Package Euro 650,-

Registration fee for participants includes:

- Access to all scientific events
- Lunch at the exhibition area
- Coffee/tea during break

Registration procedure:

Just use the registration form and sent it per email to or fax to +43 7239 51044.
Deadline for registration: Credit Cards & Banktransfer - June 2nd, 2017

After this date only on site payment possible, nevertheless send the registration form.

Payment procedures: see the registration form.

Registration desk at the congress:

All congress documents and access badges will be handed over to the registered participants at the registration desks.

Call for Abstracts and Informations for Authors

Abstracts can be submitted online to our homepage: (Registration side) OR send the abstract (Worddocument) as attachment with e@mail to the Symposium Secretary.
Deadline for submission of abstracts: June 2nd, 2017.

Abstracts, in English only, may be submitted for poster presentation. The best Abstracts will be published in "Proceedings of St. Wolfgang Echocardiography Conference".

Technical Equipment for posters:

Size: 110 cm in width and 90cm in length. Pins and adhesive material will be provided. Please use letters large enough to be read from 1.5 meters distance. Poster viewing will be possible during coffee and lunch breaks. Authors of posters will receive detailed information about mounting and removal times together with the letter of acceptance.

Hotel Accommodation:

Rooms are available in all price categories. Some hotels are located in short walking distance to the Conference Center. Nevertheless early room reservation is recommended.

For further informations and hotel reservation please contact:

Agency Pro Travel:
(Mr. Haberl): Phone ++43-(0)61 38-25 25; Fax ++43-(0)61 38-30 54,

Travel to St. Wolfgang

  • Air transport: arrival at airport Salzburg or Munich. From Salzburg airport there is a shuttle bus service to the main train station (bus No. 2, No. 27).
  • By car: motorway A1 ("Westautobahn") - see the graph.
  • By train: to Salzburg main train station (than take the bus).
  • By bus: from the main train station take busses to "St.Wolfgang" - you have to change in Strobl. Price approx. Euro 10,-

For individual shuttle service please contact the Pro Travel agency. (see above)!