67th ESCVS

Thank you to all who participated at ESCVS 2018 and who contributed towards the great success of this year’s edition!

ESCVS 2018 Abstract Book: Supplement 2 / Issue no. 3 of 2018 of The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery


Key figures:

143 faculty members | Over 300 abstracts presented | 20 hours of scientific discussions | 18 European CME Credits | Over 500 participants from 63 countries

ESCVS 2018 abstract book will be available soon. Watch this space!

Please save the date! The 68th ESCVS congress will be held in Groningen, The Netherlands from May 22 – 25, 2019.



1. Website presentation

Under Article 6 of Law N° 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 for building confidence in digital economy, the identity of several stakeholders is outlined to the users of the www.escvs2018.com website in the context of its realization and its follow-up:

Owner: Overcome, a limited liability company, head office: 13-15 rue des Sablons, 75116 Paris Cedex - France

Site creator: Overcome

Publication Manager: Patricia LHOTE - congress@overcome.fr

Host: Evolix - 37, rue Guibal - Belle de Mai Media Center - 13003 Marseille


2. General conditions of use of the site and the services offered

The use of the site www.escvs2018.com implies full acceptance of the terms and conditions described below. These conditions of use may be modified or supplemented at any time; users of the site www.escvs2018.com are therefore invited to consult them regularly.

This site is normally accessible to users at any time. An interruption due to technical maintenance may however be decided by www.escvs2018.com, who will then endeavor to communicate to users before the dates and times of the intervention.

The www.escvs2018.com website is updated regularly. In the same way, the legal mentions can be modified at any time: they impose nevertheless on the user who is invited to refer to it as often as possible in order to take note of it.


3. Description of services provided

The purpose of the www.escvs2018.com website is to provide information concerning all activities of the company.

Overcome strives to provide the www.escvs2018.comwebsite with as accurate information as possible. However, he can not be held responsible for omissions, inaccuracies and deficiencies in the update, whether by him or the third party partners who provide this information.

All the information indicated on the site www.ESCVS.paris are given as an indication, and are likely to evolve. Moreover, the information on the site www.escvs2018.com are not exhaustive. They are given subject to modifications having been made since they went on line.


4. Contractual limitations on technical data

The website can not be held responsible for material damage related to the use of the site. In addition, the user of the site agrees to access the site using recent equipment, not containing any viruses and with a browser of last generation up-to-date


5. Intellectual property and counterfeiting

Overcome owns the intellectual property rights or has the rights to use all the items available on the site, including text, images, graphics, logos, icons, sounds, software.

Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, adaptation of all or part of the elements of the site, whatever the means or process used, is prohibited, except with the prior written consent of Overcome.

Any unauthorized use of the site or any of the elements it contains will be considered as constituting an infringement and prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of Articles L. 335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code.


6. Limitations of liability

Overcome can not be held liable for any direct or indirect damage to the user's equipment when accessing the Overcome site and resulting from the use of equipment that does not meet the specifications in point 4, or the appearance of a bug or incompatibility.

Overcome can not also be held liable for indirect damages (such as for example a loss of market or loss of a chance) resulting from the use of the site www.escvs2018.com.

Interactive spaces (possibility to ask questions in the contact area) are available to users.


7. Management of personal data

In France, personal data are notably protected by Law No. 78-87 of 6 January 1978, Law No. 2004-801 of 6 August 2004, Article L. 226-13 of the Penal Code and the European Directive of October 24, 1995.

On the occasion of the use of the site www.escvs2018.com, can be collected: the URL of the links through which the user has accessed the site www.escvs2018.com, the provider of access of the user, the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the user.

In any case, Overcome only collects personal information about the user for the needs of certain services offered by the www.escvs2018.com website. The user provides this information with full knowledge of the facts, in particular when he proceeds to input them himself. It is then clear to the user of the site www.escvs2018.com the obligation or not to provide this information.

In accordance with the provisions of Article 38 et seq. Of Law 78-17 of 6 January 1978 relating to data, files and freedoms, all users have a right of access, rectification and opposition to personal data concerning him, by making his written and signed request, accompanied by a copy of the identity document with signature of the holder of the document, specifying the address to which the answer must be sent.

No personal information of the user of the site www.escvs2018.com is published without the knowledge of the user, exchanged, transferred, assigned or sold to any support to others. The aforementioned site is declared to the CNIL under the number (currently being obtained).

The databases are protected by the provisions of the Act of 1 July 1998 transposing Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases.


8. Hypertext links and cookies

The site www.escvs2018.com contains a number of hypertext links to other sites, set up with the permission of Overcome.

The navigation on the site www.escvs2018.com is likely to cause the installation of cookie (s) on the computer of the user. A cookie is a small file, which does not allow the identification of the user, but which records information relating to the navigation of a computer on a site. The data thus obtained are intended to facilitate subsequent navigation on the site and are also intended to allow various measures of attendance.

The refusal to install a cookie may make it impossible to access certain services.


9. Applicable law and jurisdiction

Any dispute in connection with the use of the site www.escvs2018.com is subject to French law. It is made exclusive jurisdiction to the competent courts of Paris.



13-15 rue des Sablons
75116 Paris Cedex – France
Phone: +33 (0)1 40 88 97 97
Fax: +33 (0)1 43 59 76 07
E-mail: escvs@overcome.eu




OVERCOME, the official organising secretariat of ESCVS 18 is a MedTech Europe Trusted Partner and is committed to comply with MedTech Europe’s ethical standards.  ESCVS 2018 has been approved as a Conference Vetting System (CVS) compliant congress by MedTech Europe. Click here for more information.

OVERCOME, the official organising secretariat of ESCVS 18 is a MedTech Europe Trusted Partner and is committed to comply with MedTech Europe’s ethical standards.