Other Committees

The ESVS Academy Committee is in charge of developing and managing education and training activities of the ESVS.

ChairmanAssoc. Prof. Jonas Eiberg, Denmark
Chairman Elect/ Convenor of Non-invasive Investigations WorkshopsProf. Ramon Vila, Spain
Convenor of Endovascular WorkshopsProf. Isabelle van Herzeele, Belgium
Convenor of Endovascular WorkshopsProf. Nuno Dias, Sweden
Convenor of Open WorkshopsProf. Carl Wahlgren, Sweden
Convenor of Open Workshops ElectProf. Igor Koncar, Serbia
Convenor of Venous WorkshopsDr. Adam Zielinski, Poland
Convenor of Polyvascular WorkshopsDr. Vincent Jongkind, Netherlands
EVST RepresentativeDr. Claudia Schrimpf, Germany
Training Team CoordinatorDr. Flavia Gentile, United Kingdom
EJVES RepresentativeDr. Jonathan Boyle, United Kingdom
ESVS Secretary GeneralProf. Sebastian Debus, Germany

The Guidelines Committee was set up in 2013 with the responsibility to identify topics and develop guidelines.

Prof. Gert Jan de Borst (Chairman), NetherlandsDr. Jes Lindholt, Denmark
Dr. Frederico Bastos Goncalves, Portugal
Dr. Chris Twine, UK
Prof. Nabil Chakfe, France
Dr. Melina Vega de Ceniga, Spain
Prof. Sebastian Debus, Germany
Prof. Frank Vermassen, Belgium
Prof. Stavros Kakkos, Greece

Prof. Anders Wanhainen, Sweden
Dr. Igor Koncar, Serbia
Prof. Rob Hinchliffe, UK

Vascunet is a committee of the European Society of Vascular Surgery which aims to increase knowledge and understanding of vascular disease, and to promote excellence in vascular surgery, by means of international vascular audit.

Kevin Mani (Chair), SwedenIan Thomson, New Zealand
Martin Björck, SwedenBirgitta Sigvant, Sweden
Georg Heller, SwitzerlandBarry Beiles, Australia
Nikolaj Eldrup, DenmarkPius Wigger, Switzerland
Ian Loftus, United KingdomElin Laxdal, Iceland
Gabor Menyhei, HungaryMaarit Venermo , Finland
Jonathan Boyle, United KingdomEike Sebastian Debus, Germany
Cristina Lopez Espada, SpainMartin Altreuther, Norway
Carlo Setacci, ItalyZoltán Szeberin, Hungary
Mike Clarke, United KingdomChristian Behrendt, Germany

The Industry Relationships and Business Development Committee is in charge of developing partnerships with medical devices and pharmaceutical companies in the vascular healthcare field.

PresidentProf. Henrik Sillesen Denmark
Secretary GeneralProf. Sebastian Debus, Germany
Chief Executive OfficerAnastasia Duval, France

The Members and National Societies Committee is in charge of maintaining existing and developing new relationships with members and National Societies.

ChairmanProf. Arkadiusz Jawien Poland
PresidentProf. Henrik Sillesen Denmark
President ElectDr. Stephan Haulon, France
Past PresientProf. Alison Halliday, United Kingdom

The 2019 Annual Meeting’s scientific programme is under the responsibility of the ESVS Programme Committee.

ChairmanProf. Stephan Haulon, France
ESVS President
Prof. Henrik Sillesen, Denmark
ESVS Secretary General
Prof. Sebastian Debus, Germany
ESVS Academy RepresentativeAssoc. Prof. Jonas Eiberg, Denmark
EVNS RepresentativeProf. Christine Kumlien, Sweden
EJVES Representative Prof. Philippe Kolh, Belgium
EVST RepresentativeDr. Bahaa Arefai, Spain
AdvisorProf. Igor Koncar, Serbia
AdvisorProf. Maarit Venermo, Finland
AdvisorProf. Stavros Kakkos, Greece

Local Organising Committee

The 2019 Annual Meeting’s social programme is under the responsibility of the Local Organising Committee in Hamburg:  Prof. Sebastian Debus (Chairman), Dr. Holger Diener and Dr. Christian-Alexander Behrendt .