Meetings and Networking Events

ISHLT2023 promises to be an amazing place to connect with your peers, make new connections. You’ll meet fellow attendees during educational sessions, discuss poster presentations, and build connections in the exhibit hall.

A number of special networking sessions are also available for a variety of groups to ensure you stay involved at ISHLT2023:
First-Time Attendee Orientation Breakfast | Wednesday, 19 April, 7:00 a.m.
This event is SOLD OUT.
An orientation to the Annual Meeting over breakfast, where you’ll make new connections and get ready for a great meeting.
Interdisciplinary Network Meetings | Various Dates & Times
Visit the Interdisciplinary Network Events page to find times and locations for these special events that will connect you to your communities. Space is limited, RSVP by adding these events to your Annual Meeting registration.
Professional Community Receptions | Thursday, April 20, 5:30 p.m.
Connect with your communities during the Professional Community Receptions, held at the Hyatt Regency hotel. Visit the Professional Community Events page to find specific room assignments for your PC. Space is limited, RSVP by adding these events to your Annual Meeting registration.
Early Career & Trainee Events
Visit the Early Career & Trainee Events page to learn about events and sessions designed for anyone who is just getting started in their career.
Opening Reception, Supported by TransMedics | Wednesday, 19 April, 6:30 p.m.
This special reception welcomes attendees back to the ISHLT Annual Meeting, while allowing you to enjoy posters and the exhibit hall in a casual environment.
Refreshment Breaks in the Exhibit Hall | Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday
Regular breaks over beverages and snacks foster discussion and camaraderie.
Xenotransplantation: Working Interest Group (X-WING) | Friday, 21 April, 6:30 p.m.
This event is open to all ISHLT2023 attendees. Join your colleagues to define obstacles and planning for clinical cases.