General Information

For any questions about the registration process and the virtual congress, please visit our Frequently Asked Question page.

 

About the EAU20 Virtual Congress

The EAU20 Virtual Congress will be held on 17-19 July 2020. These three full virtual congress days will be followed by a seven-day EAU20 Theme Week (20-26 July) with three-hour virtual sessions in the evening hours.The programme will cover the most important topics from the plenary, game-changing, thematic, award, abstract and video sessions and will be complemented with Industry sessions. Find the overview of virtual congress session hours here.

The virtual congress will be free of charge for all delegates that hold a registration for EAU20, as well as for EAU members, faculty and abstract presenters. You can also register for the EAU20 Virtual Congress if you were not registered before and if you are not an EAU member. Click here for more information on registration for the virtual congress.

Information on the Virtual EAU20 Congress will be continually updated on this website and the congress app.


Abstracts, Posters & Videos

Abstracts are available online in the EAU20 Resource Centre at EAU20.org/rc and via the congress App for EAU members and congress delegates from 1 May 2020. Elsevier will publish the accepted abstracts as an official supplement of the July 2020 issue of European Urology at www.sciencedirect.com and www.sciencedirect.com/journal/european-urology-open-science/vol/19/suppl/S2europeanurology.com/eu-supplements.

All EAU20 abstract presenters are invited to submit their presentation with audio. These presentations can also be found in the Resource Centre from 1 July 2020.


Access to the Virtual Congress

What do I need to attend the virtual congress?

You will need your MyEAU credentials to attend the Virtual Congress and Theme Week. Please click here to check if you can access the website.​ When you encounter problems with signing in, please contact the Registration department.

Technical recommendations: A computer/laptop, headset/headphones and a wired internet connection with a 5Mbit upstream is recommended.

Internet browser: All browsers are supported with the exception of Internet Explorer. We recommended the latest version of Chrome for the best results.

Processor: There are no restrictions on processing power, if you can access www.eau20.org you’ll be able to access the virtual congress platform.

Bandwidth: There are no restrictions to access the platform. However, it would be advised to have a 5Mbit upstream.
Check your connection on: www.speedtest.net

Firewalls: By default no content needs to be accessible via a firewall or VPN. However, we cannot control the default restrictions set by your internet provider or state.


App: Your smart congress companion

The EAU20 App is the easiest way to navigate the congress and provides instant access to key information on EAU20. Browse the scientific programme and create your personal programme using the planner. Find session rooms and exhibitor booths by scrolling through the floor plans. Via the personal congress bag icon, you can save relevant links to digitally retrieve or review after the congress. Offline use of the App is possible. Download the EAU Events App for free in the Play Store (Android) or App Store (iOS).


Award Gallery

Award-winning abstract presentations are included in the Virtual Congress. The award-winning abstracts and videos will be visible in a special section of the virtual platform and on this website. For more information on Awards check the the award page.


Certificate of Attendance

A Certificate of Attendance for EAU20 can be downloaded from 29 July 2020 via the MyEAU website.


CME Accreditation

The EAU20 Virtual Congress and Theme Week have been accredited by EACCME® with a maximum of 31 hours of European external CME credits.

Please note that CME credits can only be claimed for participation via the congress platform during congress hours or up to 24 hours later via the “On Demand” feature (with the exception of industry sessions and Abstract Gallery content).

Participants will be logged and checked. An overview of the viewed sessions can be found via your MyEAU profile (under “Events – Attended Meetings”).

From 27 July, 20:00 CEST, the scientific content of the congress will be available in the EAU20 Resource Centre. This content, however, is not accredited.

Find the complete statement on CME Accreditation here.


Congress Newsletter: European Urology Today Congress Edition

A special edition of the European Urology Today newspaper will be distributed in the week before the Virtual EAU20 Congress starts, featuring content related to the newest scientific developments and background information on sessions. The newsletter will also be available online here during and after the congress.


EAU Congress Office

More information about the Congress office can be found here.


EAU Education Office – European School of Urology (ESU)

The European School of Urology (ESU) will offer various webinars, which will be taken place in the weeks prior and after the EAU20 Virtual Congress and Theme week. Leading experts address various topics within urological subspecialties.

For more information see UROwebinars by the ESU here

EAU Patient Information

EAU Patient Information is the trusted portal for patients and urologists, offering evidence-based information on diagnostics, treatments and patient support. In regards to the current Covid-19 situation, please visit: https://patients.uroweb.org/coronavirus/.


European Association of Urology Nurses

The 21st International EAUN Meeting has unfortunately been cancelled. EAUN20 participants are invited to take part in the EAU20 Virtual Congress and Theme Week. The next scheduled International EAUN Meeting will be held in Milan in the spring of 2021, together with EAU21.


Guidelines

EAU members will receive their copies of the EAU Pocket Guidelines 2020 together with the June/July edition of European Urology Today. EAU members can receive a free copy of the EAU Extended Urological Guidelines 2020, paying only postage charges by sending an e-mail to the EAU Central Office.


History Annual EAU Congress

The EAU Congress history website can be viewed at www.eaucongresshistory.org. All EAU Congresses, going back to the very first in 1972, are included in the interactive overview which can also be viewed on the website.


Language

The congress sessions will be conducted in English. No translation will be provided.


Press Centre

Journalists and medical/science writers can obtain a free registration to the congress. Members of the press who have already registered for the Congress in Amsterdam, will receive a new free registration for the virtual congress. Press releases will be distributed under embargo in the week before the virtual meeting starts.
More information.


Resource Centre

All scientific content of the congress such as abstracts, videos and webcasts will be available online in the EAU20 Resource Centre eau20.org/rc. Access the Resource Centre using your MyEAU credentials. Content will remain accessible for 3 years in the Resource Centre.


Social Media

We are using social media at the congress to encourage an open discussion on urology science and experiences at the congress. EAU congress speakers, opinion leaders, delegates and media share their ideas, commentary and photos on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. You can follow the EAU on Facebook via facebook.com/eaupage, Twitter via @uroweb and Instagram via @uroweb. Use #EAU20 to discuss the Congress and join the conversation!


Time Zone

All communicated times in the Scientific Programme are Central European Summer Time, the current time zone in most of Europe.


Upcoming Meetings

For the most up-to-date information regarding upcoming meetings and events, please visit the EAU online calendar.


Webcasts

Sessions, showing this webcast symbol, will be webcasted within several hours after the session in the EAU20 Resource Centre on: eau20.org/rc.