30 November – 1 December 2023, virtual, broadcast from Munich, Germany



General Questions


Q: When will the virtual CVOT Summit 2022 take place?

The virtual CVOT Summit 2022 will take place as a live-streamed and interactive event on 10-11 November 2022.
Please find the programme overview here.

Q: Can I participate in the virtual CVOT Summit 2022 for free?

We are excited to announce that participation in this year’s eighth consecutive CVOT Summit will be free of charge for our participants.

Q: Will the scientific sessions be interactive?

Yes, interactive question and answer tools will be available during all live sessions. We welcome all your questions to the speakers, but kindly ask you to write them in English.

Q: Who are the organizers of this year’s CVOT Summit?

The CVOT Summit 2022 is organized by Sciarc GmbH. Partners of the event are the Incretin Study Group and the DCVD of the EASD, the PCDE as well as the Working Group ‘Diabetes and Heart’ of the DDG. More about our Partners you can read here.
Moreover, the congress is sponsored by the Industry – for more information click here.

Q: How can I access the virtual CVOT Summit 2022?

To access the virtual CVOT Summit 2022 you need to log in with your account. In case you don’t have an account yet, please create your account first.
If you have already registered, you can enter the virtual CVOT Summit 2022 here.




Q: How do I register for the virtual CVOT Summit 2022?

The registration is currently open and we invite you to register here free of charge.
You are required to register to be able to visit the virtual CVOT Summit 2022.

Q: Who is eligible to register for the virtual CVOT Summit 2022?

Registration is reserved to certified healthcare professionals, healthcare industry representatives, and other stakeholders involved in the science, management, and prevention of diabetes and cardiorenal diseases.

Q: What are the registration fees for this year's Summit?

The registration as well as the participation in the virtual CVOT Summit 2022 is free of charge.

Q: What are the registration deadlines?

There is no registration deadline.

Q: What are the general terms and conditions?

General terms and conditions are available here.


Technical Recommendations


Q: Do I need special technical equipment to follow the virtual CVOT Summit 2022?

  • In addition to the necessary hardware and an up-to-date browser (e.g. Firefox, Chrome, or Safari), speakers and a stable internet connection (min 5 Mbits) are needed to follow the virtual CVOT Summit 2022.
  • We recommend a resolution of FullHD 1920×1080 pixels or higher. Cookie and Pop-Up blocking measures may lead to problems.
  • The virtual CVOT Summit 2022 platform is designed with a responsive interface that is mobile-friendly, but for an optimal experience, we recommend that you access the platform on a desktop computer.

Q: What are your tips for the best virtual experience?

  • To see the full room view zoom out on your web browser.
  • If you can’t hear a presentation ensure the volume on your computer speakers is turned up and that the sound is not muted. Using the button at the bottom left of the video, confirm the volume level.

Q: Can I access the virtual CVOT Summit 2021 simultaneously on multiple devices?

Access to the virtual CVOT Summit 2022 is provided for named individuals with a registered account. Connecting simultaneously with multiple devices is not permitted.


Scientific Programme and Abstract Submission


Q: When will the scientific programme be available?

A programme overview is already available and can be found here.

Q: I wish to submit an abstract for the CVOT Summit 2022? How can I do that?

Unfortunately, the abstract submission is already closed.

Q: My abstract has been accepted. What happens next?

If your abstract has been accepted, you will be contacted by the organizers. From all accepted abstracts, some will be selected by the Executive Committee to present their data in a short virtual presentation during the Summit. The authors of all other accepted abstracts will be asked to provide an e-Poster, which will be made available for the Summit’s audience in the virtual library. In addition, the best three posters of all abstract contributions will be awarded.

Q: Will my abstract be published?

All accepted abstracts presented at the virtual CVOT Summit 2022 will be published in the Journal “Diabetes, Metabolism and the Heart”.


CME Credits


Q: Will the virtual CVOT Summit 2022 be accredited?

The virtual CVOT Summit 2022 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®), an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), with 10 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).
Please note that each specialist should only claim those hours of credit that correspond to their actual participation in the virtual CVOT Summit 2022.

Q: How can I claim my certificate of attendance?

The certificate of attendance with the appropriate hours of credit will be made available during the event. Certificates will be available for download after the mandatory completion of the congress evaluation survey.

Q: I practice in the United States of America: how can I claim credits?

Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found here.




Q: Whom should I contact in case of any questions or issues?

Contact the organizers by filling out the contact form here.

Please note that the Frequently Asked Question page is regularly updated.
If you have read the above and your question is not answered do not hesitate to contact the congress team. We would be more than happy to assist you.