Prof. Yongquan GU

President of International Union of Angiology


It is a very special pleasure for me to invite you all to participate in the forthcoming 29th World Congress of the International Union of Angiology to be held in Rome on April 22-26, 2020.

World Congress of the International Union of Angiology offers a great global platform being described as “Vascular without borders”, experts from different specialties including vascular surgery, vascular intervention, vascular medicine, phlebology, cardiology and sonography etc. will meet to share their latest research findings and expertise in clinical treatment and care, permitting the communication and discussion on all kinds of vascular diseases.

The Organizing Committee, led by Professor Pier Luigi Antignani, will prepare all the best ingredients to make a great scientific meeting as well as a unique cultural and human experience.

I believe the congress will be a successful one and the participants would not only gain valuable information and insights in the vascular field, but also friendship with colleagues and network with industry.

I sincerely invite you to attend this congress.

Prof.Pier Luigi Antignani

President of the Congress


It is a great pleasure to announce that XXIX WORLD CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL UNION OF ANGIOLOGY (IUA 2020 World Congress) will be held in Rome (Italy), April 22nd to 26th, 2020 at the Ergife Palace Hotel.

The scientific programme will include multidisciplinary symposia, plenary lectures, consensus meetings, workshops and free paper sessions on the major topics and advances in the fields of angiology, vascular and cardiovascular medicine and surgery, phlebology, lymphology, thrombo-embolic disease and interventional techniques. An outstanding Faculty has been assembled to provide the most up-to-date best practice guidelines on vascular topics.

I would like to invite you join us in this project and to actively contribute by providing examples of your scientific work to the Meeting. You will be able to meet many specialists from countries around the world and discuss clinical cases, new research results and major advances in the fields of angiology, phlebology and of vascular medicine and surgery.

We look forward to receiving original scientific papers from young researchers of different countries worldwide. Free paper sessions will be organized and dedicated IUA Prizes sessions for young researchers will be part of the programme.

Rome is a unique destination rich in history, art and culture, and has always been very attractive for vascular specialists. April is a very pleasant time of the year to be in Italy.