Registration

 

 

Registration Fees

Registration TypeEarly fee
Until January 15, 2014
Late fee
Between January 16, 2014
and February 26, 2014
Onsite fee
As of  February 27, 2014 and onsite
EASL* / IASL member€ 100€ 150€ 300
Non-member€ 650€ 710€ 770
Young Investigator member*/**€ 50€ 100€ 200
Young Investigator non-member**€ 150€ 200€ 250
Nurses***€ 150€ 200€ 250
Nurses and Associates Forum - day registration only*** (Wednesday)------€ 80
*Only ACTIVE EASL members are entitled to the EASL members' registration fee. Participants who become NEW EASL members after January 1, 2014, will be entitled to all EASL membership benefits excluding the "EASL member" registration fees for the International Liver CongressTM.
**Under 35 at the time of the congress and in training. Proof of age and status mandatory. (Not part of the bursary programme).
***Proof of nurse status is mandatory.
Please note: For nurses who will only attend the Nurses and Associates Forum and will not attend the entire congress, there will be a registration fee of € 80.

Workshops

EASL Joint Workshops
Wednesday 9 April 2014 from 8.00 to 11.00
Free of charge, but pre-registration is required.

EASL – ILTS (International Liver Transplantation Society) – ELITA (European Liver and Intestine Transplant Association)
– LICAGE (Liver Intensive Care Group of Europe)
EASL – ILCA (The International Liver Cancer Association)
EASL – ESBRA (The European Society for Biomedical Research on Alcoholism)
EASL – INHSU (The International Network on Hepatitis in Substance Users)
EASL – ESPGHAN (The European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition)
EASL – ILC Viral Hepatitis Workshops
EASL – FLIP (Fatty Liver: Inhibition of Progression)
EASL – HepaCute / SPHINX
EASL – Prolifica (Prevention of liver fibrosis & cancer in Africa) – MSF (Médecins sans frontières) 
EASL – CLIF (Chronic Liver Failure Consortium)
EASL – International PSC study group
EASL – VALDIG (Vascular Liver Disease)
EASL – EPEMED (The European Personalised Medicine Association)

Early Morning Workshops
EUR 20.- fee per workshop
Pre-registration is mandatory

Friday 11 April 2014 from 07.30 – 08.30

Nr.Title
F01Cardiopulmonary Complications in Cirrhosis
F02Hepatic Encephalopathy
F03Liver Disease in Pregnancy
F04NAFLD – Pathogenesis and Management
F05Evolving Mechanisms and Therapies in Hepatic Fibrosis
F06NAFLD and Hepatocellular Carcinoma
F07Difficult to Treat Patients with Chronic Hepatitis B: do they still exist?
F08HCV Treatment in Special Populations
F09Treatment of Viral hepatitis in Patients with HCC
F10Treatment of HCV in Previous Non Responders
F11Liver Transplantation in Patients with Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis
F12Update on the New Drugs for HCC
F13How to Diagnose Small Hepatocellular Carcinomas

Saturday 12 April 2014 from 07.30 – 08.30

Nr.Title
S01NAFLD – Diagnosis and current Management
S02Cholestatic Liver Diseases and Advances in Treatment
S03Controversies in Alcoholic Liver Disease
S04Management of Infections in Liver Disease
S05Gut Microbiome in Liver Disease
S06Epithelial-Mesenchymal Interactions in Liver Disease
S07Prophylaxis of Hepatitis B
S08Diagnosis and Management of HEV infection
S09Drug Resistance in Viral Hepatitis
S10HCV Management in People who inject Drugs
S11Direct Anti-Virals for post-transplant Hepatitis C: interferon-free regimens in reach?
S12Diagnosis and Management of long-term surgical and medical Complications following Liver Transplantation
S13Combination Therapies for HCC: how to individualise the EASL algorithm?

Group registration

In order to make a group registration please fill out the form with the complete individual addresses (hospital, department, street name and number, postal code, city and email address) of each participant and send it to registration.ilc@congrex-switzerland.com, together with your contact details and full billing address.

Group registration form (xls)
Group registration policy (PDF)

For further assistance please contact registration.ilc@congrex-switzerland.com.

Please do not use the online registration for groups!

Confirmation

Upon receipt of the full registration fee, each participant will receive a confirmation of registration. Please bring this confirmation to the registration desk at the conference centre as proof of your registration.

Cancellation and refund policy

Refund of registration fees, less 25% administrative charges, can be applied for in writing until 14.03.2014 to the Organising Secretariat in Basel, Switzerland (Please see address below). After this date no refund will be possible. For any change of names, a fee of €25 will be charged. If the participant is not attending the conference, and has not respected the cancellation / refund policy, the complete registration costs have to be paid.

ILC 2014 c/o Congrex Switzerland Ltd
Peter Merian-Strasse 80
P.O. Box
4002 Basel / Switzerland
ilc@congrex-switzerland.com

Invitation letter

The organisers will be pleased to send a letter of invitation to any individual requesting one, once the full registration fees have been received. It is to be understood that such an invitation is intended to help potential participants raise travel funds or obtain a visa. It is not a commitment on the part of the congress to provide any financial support. You may request such a letter from the Administrative Secretariat at registration.ilc@congrex-switzerland.com.

Payment of fees

All fees for congress registration and workshops should be paid in Euro (€) in advance to the Organising Secretariat of the International Liver Congress™ 2014, clearly stating the participant’s name and address.
All bank fees and money transferred costs are at the responsibility of the payer and should be paid in addition to the registration fees.
Payment can be effected either by bank transfer (free of charge) to:

Bank transfer to BCV Lausanne/Switzerland
BIC: BCVLCH2LXXX
IBAN Code: CH49 0076 7000 S532 7886 0
Beneficiary: European Association for the Study of the Liver

Or by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express).

If you have received an invoice by email, you can settle the open amount also with your credit card through the following link by indicating the invoice and Id numbers which are stated on the right hand side of your invoice. Please click here to proceed to the Online Payment.

Registration for Workshops

If you have already registered for the International Liver Congress™ 2014 and you wish to make additional bookings for any Workshops, please use your conference profile.
If you are registered by a company/sponsor/agency we kindly ask you to contact us by email (registration.ilc@congrex-switzerland.com) and to inform us about the workshop you would like to register for.
Please note that an online registration for teaching courses is not possible in this case.

What is included?

The registration fees for participants include:

  • Admission to all scientific sessions
  • Participation in the Post Graduate Course & Basic Science Seminar on April 9-10, 2014
  • Admission to the industrial exhibition
  • Catering during coffee and lunch breaks 

Press Registration

Press may register for The International Liver CongressTM 2014 free of charge when supporting credentials are supplied.

Please note that your request for complimentary press registration will only be reviewed by the EASL Press Office and confirmed if the following documentation is submitted together with your registration:

  1. Photocopy (both sides) of your valid Press ID
    OR
  2. A letter from the editor of the institution/journal you are working as a press member
    AND
    Website address and information of the institution/journal for which you are working as a press member
  3. Article/story published under your own by-line in the media institution for whom you are working as a press member.

Please email the above scanned documentation with your registration request to the EASL Press Office at easlpressoffice@cohnwolfe.com

A registration is required to attend the congress to obtain the official International Liver CongressTM press materials and to use the press facilities onsite.