Dear Colleagues,

Thank you for attending Aortic Live Symposium 2020!

Aortic Live 2020 was a big succes with more than 5,000 registrations from all over the world.

20 live cases were performed from 5 renowned centers and 46 lectures and videos were presented.

The entire content can be viewed as on-demand content on our website.


We would like to thank everybody for their support, especially during these troubled times!

We hope to see you in person again next time!

Sincerely yours,

Prof. Tilo Kölbel  | Dr. Konstantinos Tsagakis  |  Prof. Heinz Jakob

Also on behalf of the co-directors

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Course directors

Tilo Kölbel
Hamburg, Germany

Konstantinos Tsagakis
Essen, Germany

Founding director
Heinz Jakob

Essen, Germany


Joseph Bavaria
Philadelphia, United States

Michael Borger
Leipzig, Germany

E. Sebastian Debus
Hamburg, Germany

Christian Detter
Hamburg, Germany

Stéphan Haulon
Paris, France

Gustavo Oderich
Rochester, United States

Arjang Ruhparwar
Essen, Germany

Main topics 2020

Endovascular, hybrid, and open aortic surgery
– Aortic valve reconstruction
– Ascending aorta
– Aortic arch
– Thoracoabdominal aorta
– Aortoiliac disease