Networking & Social Events

Welcome Reception: Saturday, 24 May 2024 From 19:30 in the Palais des Congrès – Marseille Chanot, Exhibition Area

We are thrilled to invite you to our annual welcome reception to greet old friends, meet new colleagues and exchange impressions of the Congress. Please join us and enjoy traditional French finger food in the casual atmosphere of the Marseille Chanot.
The informal get-together on Saturday evening is a wonderful place to connect and chat with other experts, physicians and researchers from around the world.

Ticket: Included in Registration Fee

Charity Event: Sunday 26 May 2024, 21:00 – 22:00 CEST Roof Top Terrace of the Marseille Chanot

Take the initiative!
The ECTS-Academy Charity Event has become one of the not-to-be-missed events at the annual ECTS Congress. Take part in the Pétanque tournament and help fundraising for a local patient group in our field. All participants, sporty or not, are warmly invited to participate in this year’s tournament and raise money for the Charity. Whether you are an experienced player or not, have your own gear and equipment our not, you are welcome to join and help raise money for charity.

Tickets: Separate registration is required here – A minimum donation of €15 will be collected at the venue before the start of the event (cash only, larger donations are welcomed!).
Food and Beverages can be purchased at the venue.


New Investigator Seminar & Gathering : Monday 27 May 2024, 19:00 – 20:00 CEST Meeting Room: Morgiou

We warmly invite all postdocs, PhD students and junior faculty staff member to gather together for the New Investigator Seminar for multiple student presentations and a social gathering between like-minded people. The relaxed and informal environment brings the perfect opportunity to interact with other new investigators and meet the ECTS Academy over some light refreshments.
Join the gathering and discuss what the ECTS can do for YOU!

Networking dinner: Monday 27 May 2024, 20:00 – 24:00 CEST Fort Ganteaume, 2 Bd Charles Livon, 13007 Marseille


The characterful building Le Fort Ganteaume invites you to take a journey through time. It lies between the Pharo and the quay of the Old Port combining history and modernity. It is a welcoming space for focusing on networking but also for mingling and dancing. A casual buffet dinner provides an ideal opportunity to reconnect or to make new contacts. Let yourself be surprised by this atypical place…

Tickets to the Networking Dinner can be purchased via the registration form at an additional cost. A dinner buffet in an extraordinary venue in Marseille is included in the ticket price.

Delegate Ticket: EUR 55,00

Accompanying Person Ticket: EUR 70,00

Attire: come as you are

Limited number of tickets available.