Scientific Sessions 2018

November 10–12

Chicago, Illinois

Our Exhibits are in the Science and Technology Hall!

There's something for everyone in the Science and Technology Hall, and on this page, you can find information on exhibitors, opportunities, official and unofficial satellite events, rules, and more!

For Attendees

  • Be Our Guest in Your City!
    For the Chicago medical community, we are providing a special offer* for you to receive complimentary access to visit our Science and Technology Hall on Monday, November 12th, 10:00am to 3:00pm, at Scientific Sessions 2018. To take advantage of this offer, you will need to register onsite at McCormick Convention Center and provide the following:

    • Show proof that identifies you as a Chicago-area licensed medical professional or administrator (e.g. work ID).
    • Mention the “Be Our Guest” promotion to the registration staff.
    Get hands-on training with augmented reality simulation, access to the Health Tech Summit, product demonstrations, and more in the Science and Technology Hall.
    *Offer valid for Chicago-area medical professionals and administrators only. Only one “Be Our Guest Special Offer” registration per individual. Provides access to Attendee Central and the Science and Technology Hall only. Cannot be transferred to another conference. “Be Our Guest Special Offer” is only good on November 12, 2018 for Scientific Sessions 2018 in Chicago, IL. Transportation and professional membership are not included. “Be Our Guest Special Offer” can only be claimed onsite on November 12, 2018 at McCormick Convention Center.
  • Rise Above Heart Failure Hackathon
    November 10 | Booth 2416
    Participate in Scientific Sessions' first Hackathon! Up to twenty teams of five will come together in intense, fun-filled challenge against each other to develop solutions that address problems facing them every day. Participants will collaborate within a limited time frame and focus on a specific problem to come up with innovative ideas and solutions. Only available to the first 100 attendees. Please see mobile app for details and registration information. Don’t miss this exciting competition Nationally Supported by Novartis. #RiseAboveHF
  • 2018 Exhibitors - see listings, map and categories (link opens in new window)

Cardiovascular Expert Theater Schedule

Saturday Cardiovascular Expert Theater Schedule
250Noon-12:45 p.m.Janssen Biotech, Inc.Clinical Information For Patients With Thrombotic Risk

1:15-2 p.m.
Amgen, Inc.Repatha® (evolocumab) Putting it Into Practice
3:15-4 p.m.Boehringer Ingelheim Corp.Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source
2002Noon-12:45 p.m.Sanofi RegeneronPRALUENT (Alirocumab) Injection – The Time to Treat is Now
2038Noon-12:45 p.m.Amgen, Inc.Understanding the Spectrum of LDL-C in CV Disease: A Focus on Low LDL-C
1:15-2 p.m.Boehringer Ingelheim Corp., Eli LillyJardiance® (empagliflozin) tablets: Evolving Clinical Development

Monday Cardiovascular Expert Theater Schedule
25010:15-11 a.m.Amarin Corp.Does VASCEPA® (icosapent ethyl) Prevent Cardiovascular Disease? New data from REDUCE-IT™
Noon-12:45 p.m.Amgen, Inc.Who Are The Highest Risk CV Patients & How Do We Manage Them?
1:15-2 p.m.Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.Improving Outcomes for Hospitalized Patients With HFrEF: Looking Beyond Stabilization
3:15-4 p.m.Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Long-Term Results of Treatment Across a Broad Range of Patients With Type 2 Diabetes
2002Noon-12:45 p.m.Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.Expert Conversations in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction
1:15-2 p.m.BMS PfizerDiagnosing Atrial Fibrillation: Current Challenges and the Future Connected World
2038Noon-12:45 p.m.Janssen Biotech, Inc.Clinical Information For Patients With Thrombotic Risk
1:15-2 p.m.Amgen, Inc.Repatha® (evolocumab) Putting it Into Practice

Monday Cardiovascular Expert Theater Schedule
250Noon-12:45 p.m.Amarin Corp.Cardiovascular Risk Reduction with VASCEPA®(icosapent ethyl): Data from REDUCE-IT™