ISHLT 44TH Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions

April 10 – 13, 2024
Prague Congress Centre
Prague, Czech Republic


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Join your international multidisciplinary colleagues for the 44th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the ISHLT. The ISHLT Annual Meeting is your gateway to the latest science and practice for the care team in advanced heart and lung disease.

In-Person Event: See You in Prague!

In 2024, ISHLT will take place in person at the Prague Congress Centre in Prague, Czech Republic. There will not be a virtual component to the meeting. All ISHLT speakers and moderators are expected to travel to Prague to participate in-person. Visit the  Travel and Transportation page for additional information on travel and planning for Prague.

Health & Safety

At this time, masks or face coverings are optional for the meeting. ISHLT will adjust its policy as needed, adhere to federal and local health and safety regulations, and adopt prevailing best practices for the meeting, prioritizing the safety of ISHLT participants. As a condition of participating in this meeting, attendees consent to this  Be Well Agreement.

Registration Fees

Your payment must be received by 15 February, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. EST to qualify for the early registration fee. All registration fees are in U.S. dollars.

All registration fees (except exhibit booth staff) include VAT: (21% CZ VAT included). Value Added Tax (VAT) is included in the registration fee because it is required by the laws and regulations of the EU and its member states. They establish that VAT must be paid on the registration fees in the country where the meeting is held. Review our  VAT FAQs to learn more about VAT in the Czech Republic.

The invoice for your participation shall be issued by VMC, 1 Rond-point de l’Europe, 92250 La Garenne-Colombes/ France; FR VAT number: FR75523098614; CZ VAT Number: CZ682761770

Join ISHLT and Save

ISHLT is one community with many facets, and only ISHLT connects you to the international, multidisciplinary people and programs focused on advancing the science and standards of care for advanced heart and lung disease. Renew your ISHLT membership or join today to receive the discounted member rate for the ISHLT 2024 Annual Meeting, access to the complete list of online forums in ISHLTconnect, a subscription to The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, and many other benefits.

The event, ISHLT Annual Meeting, taking place on 10-13 April, 2024 with the reference EMT 36571 is vetted COMPLIANT by Ethical MedTech.



   Register by 15 FebRegister
16 Feb –
14 Mar
Register on or after
15 Mar
 Physician (MD or equivalent)$1,119.25$1,300.75$1,482.25 
 Physician (Developing Economy)$895.40$1,040.60$1,185.80 
 Nurse / Allied Health / Non-Physician$623.15$804.65$986.15 
 Nurse / Allied Health / Non-Physician (Developing Economy)$498.52$643.72$788.92 
 Trainee (Developing Economy)$377.52$522.72$667.62 
 Exhibitor All Access$1,276.55$1,439.90$1,603.25 
 Physician (MD or equivalent)$1,591.15$1,772.65$1,954.15 
 Physician (Developing Economy)$1,082.95$1,228.15$1,373.35 
 Nurse / Allied Health / Non-Physician$925.65$1,107.15$1,288.65 
 Nurse / Allied Health / Non-Physician (Developing Economy)$619.52$764.72$909.92 
 Trainee (Developing Economy)$468.27$613.47$758.67 
 Exhibitor All Access$1,748.45$1,911.80$2,075.15 
 Exhibit Booth Staff*$75.00$75.00$75.00 
 Friends & Family$151.25$181.50$181.50 


 Master Class: Advanced HFTX
(Half Day)
$423.50  Master Class: Advanced HFTX
(Half Day)
 Master Class: MCS
(Half Day)
$423.50  Master Class: MCS
(Half Day)
 ISHLT/PHTS Core Academy: Pediatric Tx
(Full Day)
$484.00  ISHLT/PHTS Core Academy: Pediatric Tx
(Full Day)
 DEI Workshop
Free for members and nonmembers. Registration required.

*VAT excluded. VAT may be applicable depending on the quality of the client. Make sure to include your Tax/VAT Number during registration.

Annual Meeting registration fee includes admission to general sessions, scientific sessions, exhibit area, poster area, receptions, and coffee breaks.

Fees for developing economies are based on classifications by The World Bank.

Annual Meeting Exhibit Booth Staff registration fee includes admission to the exhibit area, poster area, exhibit area receptions, and coffee breaks only.

Registration Rates & Instructions

  • Physician Rate is available to individuals who hold an MD or equivalent and is not available to those whose primary employer is a for-profit commercial entity, excluding medical centers and healthcare providers.
  • Nurse / Allied Health / Non-Physician Rate is available to individuals who do not hold an MD degree or its equivalent (e.g., nurses, pharmacy technicians, transplant coordinators, VAD coordinators, pharmacists, physical therapists, psychologists, social workers, etc.) and is not available to those whose primary employer is a for-profit commercial entity, excluding medical centers and healthcare providers.
  • Trainee Rate is available only to individuals who are actively participating in a formal training program (e.g., medical, graduate and nursing students, residents, fellows, or the equivalent).
  • Industry Rate is required for anyone whose primary employer is a for-profit commercial entity, excluding medical centers and healthcare providers. Industry representatives may not register under any other rate/registration category.
  • Exhibitor All Access Rate is available only to exhibitors who wish to attend plenary and scientific sessions in addition to the exhibit area.
  • Exhibit Booth Staff Rate is available only to exhibitors who require additional badges for exhibit area only access.
  • Friends and Family Rate Rate is available to an attendee’s guests which include spouses, significant others, friends, and family members. Healthcare professionals (physicians, surgeons, allied health professionals, student/trainees, industry professionals) may not register as guests. The Friends and Family Rate includes access to plenary sessions, the exhibit area, and exhibit area receptions. Guests must be accompanied by a meeting registrant.
    Adding a Spouse or Guest
    Once registered, click here to add a spouse or guest to your registration.
    • Log into your account
    • Select invoice/purchases
    • Choose events from the left-hand side menu
    • Select details
    • Click Add guest
  • ISHLT Academy Courses and DEI Workshop (Tuesday, 9 April): Registration for the Annual Meeting is not required to register for an Academy. Seats in the courses are limited. On-site registration for ISHLT Academies will only be offered for courses that are not sold-out during pre-registration.

Registration Policies and Instructions

Payment of Registration Fees
  • Registration fees are determined by the date when payment in full is received. Registration submitted without payment in full, including declined credit card transactions, are subject to the registration fee in effect at the time payment is received in full.
  • Full payment in U.S. funds only must accompany your registration. Checks must be made payable to ISHLT and drawn on a U.S. bank. Bank fees incurred for processing payment will be billed to the registrant.
  • Wire Transfers must be received by 14 March, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. EST. A $35 USD fee will be accessed for each wire transfer. These fees are the responsibility of the sender. Email for wire transfer instructions.

Payment of Registration FeesRegistration Substitutions

Registrant substitutions must be received in writing by 14 March, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Email for registrant substitutions.

Registration Cancellation
  • Registration cancellations must be made in writing by submitting an email to noting the specific reasons for the registration cancellation.
  • Full refunds will be issued for cancellations received by 11:59 p.m. EST on 15 February, 2024.
  • Cancellations received between 15 February, 2024 and 11:59 p.m. EDT 14 March, 2024 will be subject to a $75 USD administrative fee. The administrative fee will be waived only if the attendee is unable to travel to the meeting due to travel restrictions or illness.
  • No refunds will be issued after 14 March, 2024.

All refunds will be issued 30 days after the conclusion of the meeting.

Invoice Requests

To qualify for the early registration discount, full payment must be received by 15 February, 2024. All other payments must be received by 14 March, 2024. ISHLT does not accept purchase orders.

Children 12 and Under

Children 12 and under are not permitted in sessions or the exhibit hall at any time.

Name Badge Pick Up

To maintain a secure and safe environment for meeting attendees, only the person registered for the meeting may pick up their name badge. There will be no exceptions to this policy.

Privacy Policy

Your data privacy and security are important to ISHLT. When you register for this event, ISHLT will process your data in accordance with our legitimate interests for hosting an industry event and for being a community-based organization. Please review our Privacy Policy, including how to exercise your rights under the GDPR.

Liability + Be Well Agreement

As a condition of participating in this meeting attendees consent to this Be Well Agreement.

Code of Conduct

As a condition of participating in this meeting, attendees agree to abide by ISHLT’s Code of Conduct.

Disclaimer and Waiver

ISHLT intends to take photographs and video of this event for use in ISHLT news and promotional material, in print, electronic and other media, including the ISHLT website. By participating in this event, I grant ISHLT the right to use any image, photograph, voice, or likeness, without limitation, in its promotional materials and publicity efforts without compensation. All media become the property of ISHLT. Media may be displayed, distributed, or used by ISHLT for any purpose.


During the registration process, you will be given the option to opt-in to have your information shared for the following reasons:

  • Attendee Listing: ISHLT would like to publicly list you as an attendee. This helps drive attendance, and we kindly ask for your participation. If you agree, your name, title, company, and location will be listed in the attendance area of the mobile app. Your contact information will not be included in this listing.
  • Additional ISHLT Information: ISHLT would like to send you additional information regarding membership and programs unrelated to this meeting.
Attendee Badge Scanning

If you attend a session, program, or exhibit booth hosted by an exhibitor and/or industry supporter, you understand and agree that when you present your badge for scanning or when you provide personal data, that information will go to a non-ISHLT entity and ISHLT takes no responsibility for how that company uses your personal information. Providing your information to them is optional, and you should review their privacy policies to address your particular needs and concerns about how they will treat your personal information. Scanned badge information will include first and last names, company/institution, and email address.