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Awards

Awards

Available every ESOT Congress

Scope

To encourage and reward excellence in transplant sciences ESOT created an awards programme, supported by award sponsors. Awards will be handed out during the biennial ESOT Congress, during ESOT courses and meetings organized by ESOT Committees and Organ Expert Groups. All award recipients must be current ESOT members with up-to-date fee payments.

 

#ESOT2017 Congress Awards
 

Rewarding the Best

As part of the ESOT commitment to advancing education and research in Transplantation, the following Awards will be given to abstract presenters in recognition of their contribution.
All Awardees will be required to be ESOT members for 2017.

 

BAC – BEST ABSTRACT CHALLENGE

Each award amounts to 2.500 Euro.

The Challenge made up of 10 finalists, will take place during the BAC Session on Monday, 25th September from 11:10 to 12:40.

A selection of 10 outstanding contributions will be made by the ESOT2017 Scientific Program Committee from all submitted abstracts and based on the overall referees’ score, the audience will then vote to select 6 winners.

The award winners will be celebrated during the presentation Session.

 

YIA - YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDS SUPPORTED BY ROCHE

Each award amounts to 1.500 Euro.

10 awards will be given to young clinicians or scientists (under 40 years of age in 2017), who have submitted abstracts to #ESOT2017 #BigBangBarcelona.

Submitters are requested to select the ‘Young Investigator Award’ option in the abstract application process.

The awards are selected by the Scientific Program Committee of the ESOT2017 Congress, and advised by email at the same time as the Abstract notification.

The award winners will be celebrated during the presentation Session.

 

STRONGERTOGETHER AWARD                                                                      

The Award amounts to 2.500 Euro*

The award will be given to the largest group of abstracts (minimum 5) submitted by a single Transplant Centre/Unit/Institution/Hospital*

The Award is selected by the Scientific Program Committee of the ESOT2017 Congress and advised by email at the same time as the Abstract notification.

The award winner will be celebrated on Tuesday, 26th September from 19:30 to 20:15 in the Rising Stars Lounge.

*the award will be given to a single centre/unit/institution/hospital – not to individuals

 

STRONGERTOGETHER PRO AWARD                                                 

The Award amounts to 5.000 Euro*

This award will be given to the group of abstracts (minimum 5) submitted by a single Transplant Centre/Unit/Institution/Hospital* with the best average score amongst all group of abstracts submitted by single centres/Units/Institutions/Hospitals.

The Award is selected by the Scientific Program Committee of the ESOT2017 Congress and advised by email at the same time of the Abstract notification.

The award winner will be celebrated on Tuesday, 26th September from 19:30 to 20:15 in the Rising Stars Lounge.

*the award will be given to a single centre/unit/institution/hospital – not to individuals

 

BE – BEST #ESOTtrustedPartner AWARD*  SUPPORTED BY ASTELLAS                

The award amounts to 500 Euro.

The #ESOTtrustedPartner awards will be given to the most active #ESOTtrustedPartner in the time period from 31/01/2017 until the Opening event of the Congress. A special tool will keep track of Social Media posts (via Twitter/LinkedIn/Instagram/Facebook).

The award winner will be celebrated on Tuesday, 26th September during the Coffee break at 15:35 in the ESOT Village.

*Winners will be notified by 24/09/2017

 

#ESOTtrustedPartner members have a dedicated group on Linkedin

The Group: ESOT members are invited to become Trusted Partners to boost communication and information about all activities #PoweredByESOT, with a special focus on the International Transplant Congress which is held every two years. #ESOT2017, will take place in Barcelona on 24-27 September 2017.

The Goal: To build on the communication around #ESOT2017 and other educational opportunities #PoweredByESOT, by acting/reacting in this group, echoing in your preferred platforms and sharing the promotional messages prepared for our events.

The official hashtags (# mainly for Twitter, Facebook and Instagram) are:

#ESOT2017 and/or #BigBangBarcelona (Congress)

#PoweredByESOT (any ESOT educational opportunities)