Please note, all social events require pre-registration. For questions please contact

Welcome reception

Date: Tuesday | May 25
Time: 17.30
Location: Exhibition hall, Svenska mässan
Cost: Included in the registration fee

Representatives from the City of Gothenburg and Region Västra Götaland will welcome the delegates of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology to a Welcome reception.

Junior members evening

Date: Wednesday | May 26
Time: 19.00
Location: Boulebar, Gothenburg
Cost: Included in the registration fee

The Junior Members Evening is open to Junior AEPC Members only. Relax with light food and a drink at an informal atmosphere for discussion and exchange of experience.

Conference dinner at Kajskjul 8

Date: Thursday | May 27
Time: 19.00
Location: Kajskjul 8, Gothenburg
Cost: SEK 650 (Junior Members and Nurses and Allied professions Members SEK 300)

The Conference dinner will take place at Kajskjul 8, a venue located in the harbour area in the city centre. Kajskjul 8 was built on the quays along the railroad tracks around 1870. Originally used as a warehouse, the shed was then filled with all kinds of products, such as spices imported from the Orient as well as lumber from the forests of Värmland (region north of Gothenburg), which would then be transported down to southern Europe and other places. It is a building with a lot of interesting history, nowadays used for events and dinners.

Dinner includes a 3 course dinner and beverages, and entertainment.

Closest tram/bus stop: Stenpiren or Lilla Bommen

Post congress tour -Boat tour to Gothenburg Archipelago

Date: Friday | May 28
Time: 14.00-18.00
Cost: SEK 600

This beautiful boat tour takes you from the Port of Gothenburg and further out towards the Southern Archipelago before we make a stop at one of the many islands. There you will be able to go on a guided tour and also have some time to explore the island. The boat tour is live guided and takes approximately 1 hour one way.

(This tour requires a minimum of 40 registered passengers)