Program At A Glance

Join your colleagues at ECCU 2017, a gathering dedicated to promoting the art and science of resuscitation and improving the survival rate from sudden cardiac arrest. See summary of conference program schedule.

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Open
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Pre-Conference Workshops

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8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Open
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Pre-Conference Workshops
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM ECCU 2017 Opening Ceremony Keynote
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall
5:40 PM – 6:15 PM A 2020 Vision: Evolution, Revolution and Novel Solutions in Cardio-Cerebral Resuscitation
6:15 PM – 7:00 PM Massive Pulmonary Embolism

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7:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Open
7:00 AM – 8:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Breakfast with the Exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall
8:00 AM – 8:25 AM Welcome and Introductory Remarks
8:25 AM – 9:15 AM General Session: Saving More Lives – Together (Hans H. Dahl Award Presentation)
9:15 AM – 10:05 AM General Session: T-CPR
10:05 AM – 10:35 AM Morning Break in the Exhibit Hall
10:35 AM – 11:25 AM Concurrent Sessions
11:35 AM – 12:25 PM Concurrent Sessions
12:25 PM – 1:45 PM Lunch on your own
1:45 PM – 2:35 PM General Session: Restart a Heart
2:45 PM – 3:35 PM Concurrent Sessions
3:35 PM – 4:05 PM Afternoon Break in the Exhibit Hall
4:05 PM – 4:55 PM Concurrent Sessions

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7:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Open
7:00 AM – 2:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Breakfast with the Experts in the Exhibit Hall
8:00 AM – 8:25 AM Welcome and Introductory Remarks
8:25 AM – 9:15 AM General Session:If at First You Don’t Succeed…..Real Strategies to Improve Resuscitation in the Real World
9:15 AM – 10:05 AM General Session: Use of the Cath Lab in the Treatment of Cardiac Arrest: 2017 and Beyond
10:05 AM – 10:35 AM Morning Break in the Exhibit Hall
10:35 AM – 11:25 AM Concurrent Sessions
11:25 AM – 12:55 PM Lunch on your own
12:55 PM – 1:25 PM General Session: AHA Summit
1:25 PM – 2:15 PM General Session: Innovation in Resuscitation, Digital Strategies, and Pulse Point Competition
2:25 PM – 3:15 PM Concurrent Sessions
3:25 PM – 4:15 PM Concurrent Sessions
4:30 PM CPR SAVES LIVES MARCH

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7:00 AM – 12:00 PM Registration Open
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM Welcome and Introductory Remarks
8:30 AM – 9:20 AM General Session: Reaching Millions: The Future of CPR Education
9:20 AM – 10:10 AM General Session: Citizen CPR Foundation’s Task Force on SCA in Youth
10:20 AM – 11:10 AM Concurrent Sessions
11:20 AM – 12:10 PM Concurrent Sessions
12:20 PM – 12:50 PM Award Announcements and Closing Remarks

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Conference Activities

Opening Ceremony and Keynote Address

When: Tuesday, December 5
Time: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Description: Join your colleagues at the 20th ECCU Opening Session. Hear from Opening Session speaker, Dr. Paul Pepe, A 2020 Vision: Evolution, Revolution and Novel Solutions in Cardio-Cerebral Resuscitation and Keynote Speaker, Dr. Joe Ornato, Massive Pulmonary Embolism.

20th ECCU Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall

When: Tuesday, December 5
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Description: Network with faculty and industry leaders in the ECCU 2017 Exhibit Hall during the very popular Opening Reception! Enjoy appetizers and beverages as you mingle with fellow attendees. See the latest in resuscitation technology, education, and services presented by industry-leading companies.

Breakfast with the Exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall

When: Wednesday, December 6
Time: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Description: Before the general session, visit the exhibitor booths while enjoying a complimentary continental breakfast.

Breakfast with the Experts in the Exhibit Hall

When: Thursday December 7
Time: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Description: Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in the Exhibit Hall while networking with world-class resuscitation experts. Come ready to engage in lively small group discussions on current topics!

ECCU’s 2nd CPR Saves Lives March

When: Thursday, December 7
Time: 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Description: Join conference attendees and community participants as they march to raise awareness for more CPR training, more AED placements, and more education so others can live. March will begin at the Hyatt Regency and proceed to the Duncan Plaza.

Video Minute Contest Winner Announcement

When: Friday, December 8
Time: 12:30 PM
Description: The Citizen CPR Foundation (CCPRF) and the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation (SCA FDN) are once again holding a public service announcement (PSA) / “Video Minute” Contest as part of ECCU 2017. Join us as we recognize the best videos aimed at increasing awareness about sudden cardiac arrest, the importance of citizen CPR, and automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and /or recognition of a heart attack. The five top-ranked submissions will be played for attendees during plenary sessions. The winner will be announced during the closing plenary session on Friday, December 8, 2017. An AED will be awarded to the creators of the top-rated video.Deadline for submissions is October 23, 2017.. See contest rules or view past submissions..

Questions

If you have any questions, please contact ECCU 2017 Customer Service at info@eccuconference.com or (913) 906-7026.