Networking & Social Events

Welcome Reception

Saturday 15 April 2023, 19:05-20:00 BST

Exhibition Area

Please join us at this informal get-together to greet old friends, meet new colleagues, and exchange impressions of the CongressEnjoy traditional British finger food in the casual atmosphere of the Liverpool Exhibition Centre.

The Welcome Reception on Saturday evening is a great place to connect with other experts, physicians and researchers from around the globe.

Ticket: Included in Registration Fee 

Charity Event

Sunday 16 April 2023, 21:00-22:00
Tops Darts Club (above the Cheers Big Ears bar)
Bold Street, around 10-15 mins walk from the conference venue

The ECTS-ECTS Academy Charity Event has now become a not-to-be-missed event at the ECTS Annual Congress.  The initiative is a great opportunity for all participants, sporty or not, to join in a common challenge, while fundraising for a patient group advocate in our field.  This year, the event will be a game of darts, a popular indoor game in the United Kingdom.  No experience or equipment is necessary, instructions are given, and all scoring is automatic.

Proceeds will be donated to the Paget’s Society (, an organisation based in the North West of England which provides support and information to people affected by Paget’s Disease.

Join us for the #ECTSCharityDarts, to increase have some fun while donating to UK Paget’s Association.

Ticket: Separate registration required here – A minimum donation of €15 or £15 will be collected at the venue before the start of the event (cash only, larger donations are welcomed!).  Food and drink can be purchased at the venue. 

New Investigator Seminar & Gathering

Monday, 17 April 19:00 – 20:00 BST
Meeting Room 11A

Postdocs, PhD students and junior faculty staff are invited to gather together for the New Investigator Seminar, student presentations and a social gathering.

Light refreshments will be served in a relaxed and informal environment and delegates will have the opportunity to interact with other new investigators, as well as to meet with the ECTS Academy to discuss what the ECTS can do for YOU!

Networking Dinner

Monday 17 April 2023, 20:00 – 24:00
One Fine Day, Old Hall Street, Liverpool

Located in a historic grade II listed building on Old Hall Street, One Fine Day is the beating heart of Liverpool’s commercial district.It is a welcoming space for focusing on communication and networking but also for mingling and dancing.The beautiful former cotton exchange house and registry office is the perfect place for an informal gathering.A casual buffet dinner provides an ideal opportunity wo reconnect or to make new contacts.

  • Delegate fee: EUR 45 per person
  • Accompanying person’s fee: EUR 65 per person
  • A party only ticket is also available

Please note that your delegate badge will also be your entrance ticket to the Networking Dinner.To be admitted to the Networking Dinner, you need to bring your delegate badge.

Ticket: additional ticket that can be purchased during the Registration. Places limited.