Registration is open! Reduced registration fee for the virtual conference!

This is the online registration and submission site for the 55th Congress of the European Society for Surgical Research. 

To register as a participant, please choose "Register as attendee". During the registration process you have to create an account. With this account you can login later, using the login box on the left side, to check your documents (invoice & ticket), the particpants list or to change your personal data.

Difference to the paid registration fee as well as the workshop fees will be refunded.

If you have registered for the date in May your registration is valid for the ESSR in December. To cancel your previous registration because you are not able to participate in December please send an email to:

If you have any questions, please contact the conference secretariat.

The registration for the conference is supported by Converia, a conference management application.

General Terms and Conditions for the
55th Congress of the European Society for Surgical Research  

Overview Registration fees

Instructions for registrants

  1. Members of the European Society of Surgical Research (ESSR) or of the Austrian Society for Surgical Research are entitled to register as Members. Membership will be confirmed by the office of the association.
  2. All other delegates are obliged to register as non members. You have the opportunity to apply for Membership. If it is confirmed before the start of the conference you are entitled to the fee for members.
  3. Students incl. PhD Students can sign up with the reduced fee. The student identity card has to be uploaded to proof the student status.


Registration and payment will be confirmed by E-Mail.

Cancellation policy

  • For cancellations received before September 30th, 2020 the fee will be refunded with a deduction of 50 Euros kept for handling fees.
  • Cancellations received from September 30th through December 6th, 2020 will be eligible to a refund of 50% of the paid registration fee.
  • For cancellations occurring after December 6th, 2020 no refunds can be made.
  • You do have the opportunity to send a substitute. Name changes have to be announced to the PCO before start of the conference.
  • Bank administration fee and credit card fee will not be refunded.

Developing Countries

There are many countries around the world classified as a developing country. This includes (in alphabetical order):



Legal basis

Organizers of the congress are the Austrian Society for Surgical Research.

The organizers and their authorized representatives cannot be held liable for any damages, of whatever nature or loss of goods. Nor can they be held liable for any damages arising from any other defects in the accommodation or the surrounding grounds, any damage to goods or persons arising from any cause whatsoever, if and insofar as such damage or loss is not covered by third party liability insurance taken out by the organizers. Austrian law is applicable. Place of jurisdiction is Innsbruck, Austria.