FAQs - Virtual ECP 2021

Congress Registration & General Enquiries

ESP Members, Non-Members, Residents and PhD students

  • Access to a selection of scientific sessions (including Molecular Pathology Diagnostics Symposium (MD) and Computational Pathology Symposium (CP)) during live congress hours - please find an overview of available live sessions here.
  • Access to all sessions on demand (until 7 October 2022 for non-members or 7 December 2022 for ESP members)
  • Access to digital posters/E-Posters

Additional Symposia (Molecular Pathology Diagnostics Symposium / Computational Pathology Symposium)

  • Access to all sessions of the respective symposium during live congress hours
  • Access to all symposium-related on demand content (until 1 month after the congress)
  • Access to digital posters/E-Posters

Preferred browsers are Chrome, Edge and Mozilla Firefox (latest versions!).
Please make sure you have a stable internet connection and ideally do not use WiFi. We recommend to use a laptop or desktop computer. Mobile devices are not supported.

Yes, please come to the registration counter in the Congress Center Basel during the opening hours. However, we recommend to register online in advance to avoid long waiting times. 


The opening hours of the registration counter are as follows: 


  • Saturday, 3 Sept 2022: 16:00 – 20:00
  • Sunday, 4 Sept 2022: 07:30 – 18:00
  • Monday, 5 Sept 2022: 07:00 – 18:00
  • Tuesday, 6 Sept 2022: 07:00 – 18:00
  • Wednesday, 7 Sept 2022: 08:00 – 17:30

You will not be able to access the virtual congress. So please make sure to check in your account whether your registration is fully paid before your online participation.

You can access the congress portal by clicking on the respective landing page at esp-congress.org that will be made available for live congress hours. Please have your login credentials for your congress account (your e-mail address plus individual password) at hand as you will need to login to access specific content. 

All scientific sessions will be recorded and will be available for delayed viewing until 7 October 2022 for non-members or 7 December 2022 for ESP members (registered delegates only). Kindly note that no CME credits can be granted for on demand viewing only.

All abstracts will be published as a digital supplement to Virchows Archiv, the European Journal of Pathology. The abstract book will be available online during the congress. 

Invited Speakers

No, you don’t. You have already been registered by the Congress Office - no need for you to do it via the congress website.

All chairs and speakers will receive an e-mail to activate their account and pay online (if applicable).

All presentations are planned to be delivered in person.

Should this be a problem for you, please contact the WG chairs responsible for your session.

The poster format is PORTRAIT STYLE. Detailed information is available here.

CME Accreditation

Yes, CME credits will be granted for virtual participation DURING LIVE CONGRESS DAYS (4 September, 0:00 CET to 7 September 2022, 23:59 CET). No CME credits can be granted for on demand viewing after the congress. More detailed information will become available prior to the congress.

Exhibition / Industry Sponsored Symposia

Yes, all industry sponsored symposia can be attended by paid delegates. An overview of all symposia wis available here.