Presentation & Highlights

Attractions for Valencia 2018

  • Only 8 minutes taxi ride from Valencia International Airport
  • Great 3, 4 and 5 star hotels next to the Congress Centre
  • Wonderful weather, bright light – September average 25 degrees
  • Traditional Valencia – the Markets, restaurants and Spanish traditions
  • Modern Valencia –Calatrava’s fabulous City of Arts and Sciences
  • Seaside Valencia – beaches and the Mediterranean – for the weekend

And ESVS 2018 – the best of Education, Science and Vascular collaboration

  • The ESVS Academy – great workshops, seminars and training for all
  • Poster Sessions, Abstracts – and prizes!
  • Quick-fire presentations for trainees and seniors (4+2 mins discussion)
  • Best Quick-fires win a longer presentation in the Main Scientific Sessions
  • Volodos (innovation) and Janet Powell (evidence) Lectures
  • Main Scientific Sessions with invited speakers, state of the art short talks and the top abstract and quick-fire presenters

And our Social Programme

  • Includes Traditional and Modern Valencia Get-together evening
  • Running (or walking!) down the marvellous 8km Turia Gardens Riverbed – being organised with our great Local Committee (

Presidents’ Greeting

Dear Colleagues,

It’s a pleasure to open 2018 with an invitation to welcome you to Valencia 2018. We will be meeting from 25-28th September in the Beautiful Palau de Congresos

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Valencia!

Alison Halliday

Alison Halliday 
President, ESVS

Sebastian Debus
Secretary General

Manuel Miralles

Manuel Miralles 
LOC Chair

Honorific President:
Ilmo. Sr. D. Joan Ribó
(Major of the City of Valencia)

Rosa Moreno
José Antonio González-Fajardo
Vicente Riambau
Local Committee