Why is WCA 2021 moving to an entirely virtual format?WCA 2021 is transferring to an entirely vitual meeting in order to ensure the safety and equity of all attendees durng the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Discover the Virtual Format - WCA 2021 will deliver the high-quality educational experiences and opportunities for scientific discovery, networking, and professional development that you have come to expect, all at your fingertips and on-demand.The congress platform will be accessible on a 24-hour basis, the congress livestream will run between 8:00am and 20:00pm CEST, from September 1 to September 5.
How do I register for WCA 2021?Registration is open.
How do I transfer my registration to WCA 2021?To proceed with the registration transfer, please complete this form by May 5, 2021. After this date your registration will be automatically transferred to WCA and the difference in fees transferred to support of WCA bursaries.
How can I submit and abstract?Please go to Abstracts for details. The Abstract submission deadline is extended to May 31, 2021 to enable submissions closer to the time of the congress.
When will I receive abstract notification?Acceptances and rejections will be notified by email by July 31, 2021
How will abstracts be presented?Accepted abstracts will be presented in moderated virtual sessions. All accepted abstracts will be published in one of the peer reviewed WFSA Journals Anesthesia and Analgesia (IF 3.475)
Please go to Abstracts for details.
Has WCA 2021 been CME accredited?European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME).
An application will be made to the UEMS-EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS): www.uems.net.
I booked a hotel in Prague, how do I cancel my booking?Hotel bookings made through Guarant will be fully refunded. Please contact the Congress Secretariat firstname.lastname@example.org. Refunds will be made no later than September 2021.
If you made a direct booking with a hotel in Prague, we urge you to contact the hotel to cancel your booking immediately.