Information for speakers, chairs, reviewers and abstract authors


Congress registration Financial contribution in euro (€) Speakers' reception
Chair: All sessions No special discount 0 No
Speaker: Paris based (up to 150 km) Yes 300 Yes
Speaker: Based in Europe Yes 600 Yes
Speaker: Based outside of Europe Yes 1,500 Yes
Abstract reviewer 50% discount to register for any day or the whole Congress*,** 0 No
Author: Abstract in oral presentation, poster discussion and thematic poster session*** No special discount 0 No
  • *50% discount based on early-bird fee (regardless of when the registration is done) and based on the category the faculty belongs to. More information on categories can be found here 
  • **Abstract reviewers up to 40 years of age will be offered a free registration
  • ***Bursary and sponsorship notification will be sent mid-June 2018

Please note that if you receive external sponsorship or funding to support your attendance at the Congress, you are no longer eligible for ERS financial support. All external funding must be disclosed in your conflict of interest statement. Speakers whose participation to Congress is fully covered by ERS will not be entitled to the financial contribution mentioned above.

Note: ALL invited speakers, chairs and presenters will have to plan their own accommodation and travel arrangements, access more information. The privileges are not combined but are based on the highest role/activity of the individual.

Speakers involved in challenging clinical cases, meet the expert sessions, postgraduate courses, skills workshops and professional development workshops are requested to provide educational materials by 30 June, 2018.


Faculty guide

Speakers/facilitators Chairs/coordinators

Abstract sessions

Multiple choice questions voting slides guidelines

Abstract sessions

General instructions / Abstract authors

Abstracts will be published in the ERJ September 2018, 52 (Supplement 62)

Abstract reviewer guidelines

Patient guidelines

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Interactive sessions

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: 50% discount based on early-bird fee (independently on when the registration is done) and based on the category the faculty belongs to