In conjunction with The 6th Congress of Asia Pacific Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease (APSACHD)
To To all participants, faculties, pharmaceuticals and medical supplier partners.
Following news regarding the earthquakes happened in Indonesia for the past few weeks, we would like to inform you as follows:
1. In the past 3 weeks there were several earthquakes happened in north Lombok Island, next to Bali Island.
2. In the last 10 days, there were some shocks again which has been moved to the east and centered in Sumbawa Island, far from Bali.
3. The Indonesian Agency for Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (BMKG) officialy stated that these earthquakes did not trigger Tsunami. 4. Even though minor shakes were felt in Bali, there were no damages reported.
5. Bali is still open for tourism. Airport, and hotel and all public facilities operates as usual.
6. The 7th APPCS Congress is organized and take place as scheduled.
On behalf of the Indonesian Society of Pediatric Cardiology, it is our great pleasure and honour to invite all of you to participate in the “7th Congress of Asia Pacific Pediatric Cardiac Society (APPCS)” which will be held in our beautiful island Bali, Indonesia on August 30 - September 1, 2018 at The Stone Hotel, Legian, Bali, Indonesia. As usual, this congress will be held together with the "6th Congress of Asia Pacific for Adult Congenital Heart Disease (APSACHD)".
We certainly believe the facilities and attractiveness of Bali will ensure a memorable meeting for health care professionals and scientists from all part of Asia Pacific countries and its surroundings, which are all dedicated to the science of pediatric cardiovascular diseases.
The theme of these coming events is “Progress and Harmony Towards Equal Care for Children with Cardiac Problems“. Symposia, workshops, free paper session are available during the event. The scientific sessions offer a unique opportunity to gather with colleagues across the country with a wide-ranging interest and expertise in pediatric cardiology problems and research. Also, there will be large, interesting technical and business exhibitions for our partners from the pharmaceuticals and medical supplies companies. These exhibitions will be displaying the latest innovation in medication and equipment, also advanced technology in pediatric cardiovascular medicine and surgery.
Bali has always been the famous tropical paradise of the East offering a unique atmosphere, with a mixture of facilities to enhance conferences and social meetings. Bali is always renowned as the paradise island, Island of Gods. As a matter of fact, Bali until now is still highly to be the tourist destination, with an incomparable blend of arts, culture and beautiful panorama.
Besides that, Bali is also very comfortable for conventions because of its intensive facilities. We have always been committed to continuously serve our guest which makes them always want to come and visit Bali again.
Extend The Deadline For Abstract Submission Till May 31st, 2018
Dear colleagues and friends of APPCS 2018, the new deadline date of our abstract submission will be on May 31st, 2018.
Afterwards, from June 1-15, 2018, we’ll evaluate and decide which abstract passes our criteria for posters as well as oral presentations. Finally, all authors will then be informed and have to complete their registration within June 15th until June 30th, 2018. Otherwise, we’ll exclude the abstract from our program.
The latest information will be updated here. Please do not hesitate to browse our current scientific agenda, congress and hotel fee are also available online.
Looking forward hearing from you and meeting you in Bali.
Dicky Fakhri, MD, PhD
Chairman of APPCS 2018
The Conference Gala Dinner will be held on Friday, the 31th of August, 2018 at 17:30.
It will be held at the famous kuta beach.
The evening will start of with a breath-taking Bali sunset scenery. Continued by awarding
ceremony and cultural night.
You will be served a balinese culinary dinner that is a treat in this exclusive atmosphere.