November 2019


Vienna, Austria – November 5, 2019 - The European Society of Radiology (ESR) and GE Healthcare have announced the renewal of their partnership for the upcoming European Congress of Radiology (ECR) on March 11-15, 2020 in Vienna, Austria. The partnership includes joint sessions and a 1,050m² booth.
 
Following a former partnership in 2019 around Artificial Intelligence, this year the ESR/GE Healthcare collaboration expands into many diverse fields in radiology. Under the theme ‘Opening a World of Possibilities’, both partners will demonstrate how their collaboration enables new possibilities in the field of radiology.
 
“Joining forces between a leading global player as GE Healthcare and the world’s largest radiological society as ESR is a wonderful opportunity. We are delighted to partner with GE Healthcare again this year and to open a 'World of Possibilities' together in radiology,” said Boris Brkljačić, ESR President.
 
“We are thrilled to renew our partnership with the European Society of Radiology for ECR 2020. Europe is at the forefront of innovation in radiology and we believe that our collaboration will be instrumental in addressing the current challenges of healthcare systems. Clinicians need solutions that help them prioritize cases and improve the precision and efficiency of care to meet the demand for timely, accessible, quality healthcare. We are proud to partner with the ESR to solve these issues,” said Catherine Estrampes, President & CEO, GE Healthcare Europe.
 

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About the European Congress of Radiology
The ECR is the annual meeting of the European Society of Radiology (ESR), which represents more than 120,000 members worldwide. The ECR is one of the largest medical congresses in the world, attracting more than 30,000 congress participants. With 300 companies exhibiting across more than 26,000m², its exhibition is also one of the largest medical exhibitions in Europe.

About GE Healthcare: 
GE Healthcare is the $19 billion healthcare business of GE (NYSE: GE).  As a leading provider of medical imaging, monitoring, biomanufacturing, and cell and gene therapy technologies, GE Healthcare enables precision health in diagnostics, therapeutics and monitoring through intelligent devices, data analytics, applications and services.  With over 100 years of experience in the healthcare industry and more than 50,000 employees globally, the company helps improve outcomes more efficiently for patients, healthcare providers, researchers and life sciences companies around the world. Follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and The Pulse for latest news, or visit our website www.gehealthcare.com for more information.

Media Contacts
 
Mr. David ZIZKA
EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF RADIOLOGY
Director of Communications
Am Gestade 1, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Phone: +43‐1‐5334064‐545
david.zizka@myESR.org



Ms. Delphine BENOIT
GE HEALTHCARE
Communications Director, Europe
Phone: +33 6 29 30 00 74
delphine.benoit@ge.com


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