Invited Speakers

Dr. Michael J. Ackerman

Dr. Michael J. Ackerman

Mayo Clinic
United States

Dr. Mariela Acuna Mora

University Of Borås
Sweden

Dr. Sulaima Albinni

Kinderkardiologen - MedUni Wien
Austria

Dr. Carolyn Altman

Baylor College Of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital
United States

Dr. Carolyn Altman

Baylor College Of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital
United States

Prof. Annalisa Angelini

Prof. Annalisa Angelini

Università Di Padova
Italy

James Anthony

University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust
United Kingdom

Dr. Nicolas Arribard

Queen Fabiola Children's University Hospital
Belgium

Dr. Linda Ashman Kröönström

Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology/Physiotherapy, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg
Sweden

Prof. Dr. Sonya Babu-narayan

Imperial College, Royal Brompton Hospital
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Piers Barker

Duke University Medical Center
United States

Assoc. Prof. Beatrijs Bartelds

Assoc. Prof. Beatrijs Bartelds

Erasmusmc-sophia Kinderziekenhuis
Netherlands

Prof. Dr. Maurice Beghetti

Hopitaux Universitaires De Geneve
Switzerland

Dr. Lee Benson

The Hospital for the Sick Children
Canada

Dr. James Bentham

Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist And Associate Professor University Of Leeds
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Felix Berger

Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin
Germany

Prof. Rolf Berger

University Medical Center Groningen
Netherlands

Dr. Tara Bharucha

Dr. Tara Bharucha

University Hospital Southampton
UK

Prof. Nico Blom

Prof. Nico Blom

Leiden University Medical Center
Netherlands

Dr. Beatrice Bonello

Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
United Kingdom

Prof. Damien Bonnet

Université De Paris
France

Assoc. Prof. Ewa-Lena Bratt

University of Gothenburg
Sweden

Prof. Werner Budts

Prof. Werner Budts

Uz Kuleuven
Belgium

Dr. Barbara Burkhardt

Children's Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Switzerland

Dr. Gianfranco Butera

Pediatric Cardiology Bambin Gesù Hospital
Italy

Dr. Federica Caldaroni

Dr. Federica Caldaroni

Irccs Policlinico San Donato
Italy

Dr. Johanna Calderon

Inserm U1046 University Of Montpellier
France

Prof. Dr. Massimiliano Cantinotti

Fondazione Cnr-regione Toscana G. Monasterio, Massa, Italy
Italy

Dr. Barbara Cardoso

Paediatric Cardiology Department - Freeman Hospital, The Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
United Kingdom

Assoc. Elena Cavarretta

Sapienza University Of Rome
Italy

Prof. Dr. Alpay Çeliker

Koc University Department Of Pediatric Cardiology
Turkey

Dr. Milind Chaudhari

Birmingham Children's Hospital
United Kingdom

Dr. Sally-ann Clur

Dr. Sally-ann Clur

Amsterdam Medical Centers
Netherlands

Dr. Louise Coats

Freeman Hospital Newcastle Upon Tyne Uk
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Meryl Cohen

Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
United States

Dr. Damien Cullington

Liverpool Heart And Chest Hospital
United Kingdom

Prof. Eduardo Da Cruz

Prof. Eduardo Da Cruz

Children's Hospital Colorado-university Of Colorado Denver School Of Medicine
United States

Prof. Piers Daubeney

Royal Brompton Hospital, London
UK

Prof. Dr. Hitendu Dave

Deputy Chief Of Congenital Cardiovascular Surgery
Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Julie De Backer

Ghent University Hospital
Belgium

Prof. Daniel De Wolf

UZ Brussel/UZ Gent
Belgium

Dr. Stefano Di Bernardo

University Hospital Lausanne (CHUV)
Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Gerhard-Paul Diller

University Hospital Muenster
Germany

Dr. Fabrizio Drago

Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital Irccs
Italy

Dr. Andreea Dragulescu

The Hospital For Sick Children
Canada

Dr. Jaspal Dua

Liverpool Heart & Chest Hospital Nhs Foundation Trust
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Joris Ector

Uz Gasthuisberg, Leuven
Belgium

Prof. Dr. Andreas Eicken

Prof. Dr. Andreas Eicken

German Heart Center Munich
Germany

Dr. Carolina Escudero

University of Alberta
Canada

Prof. Dr. Larissa Flückiger

Dietitian
Switzerland

Prof. Dr. alain Fraisse

Royal Brompton Hospital
United Kingdom

Dr. Katrin Fricke

Paediatric Heart Centre, Skåne University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
Sweden

Dr. Mark Friedberg

The Hospital For Sick Children
Canada

Dr. Peter Fritsch

Dr. Peter Fritsch

Ordination Dr. Fritsch
Austria

Prof. Dr. Takanari Fujii

Pediatric Heart Disease And Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, Showa University Hospital Japan
Japan

Dr. Michael Gaies

Cincinnati Childrens' Hospital, Heart Institute
United States

Dr. Patricia Garcia-Canadilla

Fundacio Recerca Sant Joan de Deu
Spain

Dr. Roman Gebauer

Heart Center Leipzig
Germany

Dr. Valérie Geiser

Chuv, Universitiy Hospital Of Lausanne
Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Stephan Gerling

University Children’s Hospital Regensburg (KUNO), Hospital St. Hedwig of the Order of St. John, Univ. of Regensburg
Germany

Prof. Dr. Marc Gewillig

Uz Leuven
Belgium

Dr. Maria Belen Gonzalez Y Gonzalez

Dr. Maria Belen Gonzalez Y Gonzalez

Pediatric Heart Center Gießen Germany
Germany

Prof. Gerald Greil

University of Texas Southwestern
United States

Prof. Katya De Groote

Prof. Katya De Groote

Ghent University Hospital
Belgium

Prof. Nikolaus Haas

Prof. Nikolaus Haas

LMU Munich
Germany

Assoc. Hajar Habibi

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Georg Hansmann

Hannover Medical School
Germany

Dr. Juha-Matti Happonen

Dr. Juha-Matti Happonen

Helsinki University Hospital
Finland

Prof. Dr. Mark Hazekamp

Leiden University Medical Center
Netherlands

Prof. Dr. Willem Helbing

ErasmusMC-Sophia children's hospital, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Netherlands

Dr. Joachim Hebe

Dr. Joachim Hebe

Center F. Electrophysiolgy Bremen
Germany

Prof. Dr. Willem Helbing

ErasmusMC-Sophia children's hospital, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Netherlands

Dr. Sabine Hellemans

Ghent University | Ghent University Hospital
Belgium

Dr. Sabine Hellemans

Ghent University | Ghent University Hospital
Belgium

Dr. Julia Hock

Deutsches Herzzentrum Muenchen
Germany

Dr. Ulrike Hoffmann

UKSH Kiel
Germany

Prof. Lucile Houyel

Necker Enfants Malades Hospital
France

Prof. Dr. Tilman Humpl

Childrens Hospital Lörrach
Germany

Prof. Dr. Jan Janousek

Children's Heart Centre, Univ. Hosp. Motol, Prague, CZ
Czech Republic

Mrs. Alexia Joachim

University Of Cape Town, Division Of Cardiology, Department Of Paediatrics, Red Cross Children's War Memorial Hospital
South Africa

Dr. Janneke Kammeraad

Erasmus Mc - Sophia Children's Hospital
Netherlands

Prof. Dr. Oliver Karam

Children's Hospital Of Richmond
United States

Assoc. Fiona Kennedy

St Bartholomew's Hospital. Barts Health NHS Trust
United Kingdom

Prof. Damien Kenny

Chi At Crumlin
Ireland

Prof. Sabine Klaassen

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Corporate Member Of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-universität Zu Berlin,
Germany

Dr. Adam Kolesnik

The Children's Memorial Health Institute
Poland

Dr. Fabian Kording

Northh Medical Gmbh
Germany

Dr. László Környei

Gottsegen György Hungarian Cardiovascular Center, Hungarian Pediatric Heart Center
Hungary

Prof. Dr. Martin Kostolny

Great Ormond Street Hospital/ Institute Of Cardiovascular Science Ucl
United Kingdom

Dr. Alexander Kovacevic

Department Of Pediatric And Congenital Cardiology, Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
Germany

Dr. Peter Kramer

German Heart Center Berlin
Germany

Dr. Thomas Krasemann

Sophia Children's Hospital, Erasmus Mc Rotterdam
Netherlands

Dr. Gregor Krings

University Medical Centre Utrecht
Netherlands

Dr. Sylvia Krupickova

Royal Brompton Hospital
United Kingdom

Dr. Peter Kubuš

Children's Heart Centre, Motol University Hospital, Prague
Czech Republic

François Lacour-Gayet

François Lacour-Gayet

Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiac Foundation
France

Prof. Magalie Ladouceur

Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou
France

Prof. Dr. Kai Laser

Herz- Und Diabeteszentrum Nrw
Germany

Dr. Clive Lewis

Royal Papworth Hospital, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Dr. David Lloyd

Evelina London Children's Hospital
United Kingdom

Dr. Robyn Lotto

Liverpool John Moores University and Liverpool Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences
UK

Dr. Sunita Maheshwari

Pediatric Cardiac Society Of India
India

Dr. Alice Maltret

Hopital Marie Lannelongue
France

Dr. Chris McCusker

University College Cork
Ireland

Prof. Colin McMahon

Prof. Colin McMahon

Childrens Hospital Crumlin Dublin Ireland
Ireland

Dr. Christian Meierhofer

German Heart Center Munich
Germany

Prof. Dr. Ina Michel-behnke

Medical University Vienna, Pediatric Heart Center, Div. Of Pediatric Cardiology
Austria

Dr. Oiver Miera

DHZB
Germany

Dr. Maria Miszczak-Knecht

The Children's Memorial Health Institute
Poland

Dr. Mirella Molenschot

University Medical Center Utrecht
Netherlands

Prof. Dr. Philip Moons

Ku Leuven
Belgium

Assoc. Prof. Gareth Morgan

University Of Colorado
United States

Dr. Laura Muiño Mosquera

Ghent University Hospital
Belgium

Dr. Jan Müller

Technical University Münich
Germany

Dr. Ricardo Munoz

Children’s National Hospital
United States

Dr. Annika Öhman

Dr. Annika Öhman

Su Sahlgrenska
Sweden

Prof. Dr. Massimo Padalino

Department Of Cardiothoracic And Vascular Sciences And Public Health, University Of Padova, Italy
Italy

Dr. Lauren Phillips

University Of Oxford
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. René Prêtre

University Hospital Lausanne and Geneva
Switzerland

Dr. Milan Prša

Lausanne University Hospital
Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Shakeel Qureshi

Evelina London Children's Hospital
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Francesca Raimondi

Meyer Hospital
Italy

Dr. Zdenka Reinhardt

Freeman Hospital, Newcastle U/t, Uk
United Kingdom

Prof. Gwen Rempel

Athabasca University
Canada

Dr. Nathan Riding

University Of Bristol
United Kingdom

Prof. Eric Rosenthal

Evelina London
UK

Dr. Ferran Roses-Noguer

Vall d'Hebron University Hospital and Royal Brompton Hospital
Spain

Dr. Carmen Ryberg

The Queen Silvia Children´s Hospital
Sweden

Dr. Justyna Rybicka

Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Kisaburo Sakamoto

Mt. Fuji Shizuoka Choldren's Hospital
Japan

Prof. Dr. Joan Sanchez-de-Toledo

Hospital Sant Joan De Deu
Spain

Prof. Dr. Georgia Sarquella-brugada

Hospital Sant Joan De Déu
Spain

Dr. George Sarris

Athens Heart Surgery Institute, Athens, Greece
Greece

Dr. Keisuke Sato

Shizuoka Children's Hospital
Japan

Prof. Dr. Stephan Schubert

HDZ-NRW - Zentrum für angeborene Herzfehler
Germany

Dr. Anna Seale

Birmingham Women's and Children's Hospital NHS Trust, Birmingham University
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Skaiste Sendzikaite

Vilnius University Hospital Santaros Clinics
Lithuania

Dr. Maully Shah

The Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
United States

Prof. Dr. Matthias Sigler

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Germany

Dr. Massimo S. Silvetti

Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital
Italy

Mrs. Maggie Simpson

Golden Jubilee National Hospital
United Kingdom

Prof. John Simpson

Evelina London Children's Hospital
UK

Dr. Christoph Sinning

University Heart & Vascular Center Hamburg Department Of Cardiology
Germany

Prof. Dr. Ramakrishnan Sivasubramanian

All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (aiims), New Delhi
India

Dr. Benjamin Smith

Royal Hospital For Children, Glasgow
United Kingdom

Prof. Lars Søndergaard

Rigshospitalet
Denmark

Dr. Tornike Sologashvili

Dr. Tornike Sologashvili

HUG - Hopitaux Universitaires de Genève
Switzerland

Ms. Gaby Stoffel

Children's University Hospital
Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Sarah Tabbutt

University Of California San Francisco
United States

Dr. Paraskevi Theocharis

Evelina London Childrens Hospital, Guys And St Thomas' Nhs Foundation Trust, London Uk
United Kingdom

Corina Thomet

University Hospital Bern
Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Kai Laser

Herz- Und Diabeteszentrum Nrw
Germany

Dr. Cecile Tissot

Hirslanden Clinique des Grangettes, Geneva
Switzerland

Dr. Karin Tran-Lundmark

University Hospital, Lund
Sweden

Prof. Dr. Gerald Tulzer

Kepler University Hospital
Austria

Dr. Aphrodite Tzifa

Mitera Hospital
Greece

Prof. Dr. Emanuela Valsangiacomo Buechel

University Children's Hospital Zurich
Switzerland

Dr. Israel Valverde

Head Of Unit Paediatric Cardiology. Hospital Virgen Rocio
Spain

Prof. Dr. Alexander Van De Bruaene

University Hospitals Leuven
Belgium

Prof. Dr. Johannes von Alvensleben

Children's Hospital Colorado
United States

Prof. Pascal Vouhé

Necker-Sick Children Hospital, Paris, France
France

Dr. Julie Wacker

Pediatric Cardiology Unit, University Hospital Of Geneva
Switzerland

Dr. Flavia Wehrle

University Children's Hospital Zurich, Child Development Center
Switzerland

Dr. Ruben Willems

Ghent University
Belgium

Dr. James Wong

Evelina London Children's Hospital
United Kingdom

Prof. Jo Wray

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Peter Zartner

German Paediatric Heart Centre, University Hopsital Bonn
Germany

Prof. Liesl Zuhlke

Uct
South Africa