General Information


Sunday 29th January to Friday 3rd February 2017



Resort Hotel Alex
Bodmenstrasse 12, CH-3920 Zermatt


Organizing committee

Prof. Marco Maggiorini, MD
Medical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Prof. Michael Joannidis, MD
Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital Innsbruck, Austria


Honorary presidents

Prof. Peter Suter, MD
Centre Médical Universitaire, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Prof. Jukka Takala, MD
Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent, MD
Department of Intensive Care, Erasme University Hospital, University of Brussels, Belgium


Supporting societies

The International Winter Symposium in Intensive Care Medicine is endorsed by the following societies:



Registration fees

  Early bird fees
until 31 October 2016
From 01 November 2016
Members ESICM | SSICM | ÖGIAIN EUR 699 EUR 799
Non-Members EUR 859 EUR 929

Register now


Cancellation policy

All cancellations must be made in written form to the administrative secretariat.

Cancellations received up to 31st October 2016: 50% refund
Cancellations after the 1st November 2016: no refund



Swiss Society of Intensive Care Medicine: 26 credits
European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education: 30 credits


Confirmation of participation

You will receive a confirmation of participation by email after the congress.


Networking Event

The networking event will take place on Wednesday, 1st February 2017. More information will follow soon.


Administrative secretariat

IMK Institute for medicine and communication Ltd
Münsterberg 1,  CH-4001 Basel
Phone: +41 61 271 35 51, Fax: +41 61 271 33 38
E-mail: Web: