Group Registration Conditions
The group registration service enables you to register your delegates as a group by purchasing access codes. This service is available through the ESC website for companies and agencies to manage group registrations.
We remind you that Article L. 313-6-2 of the French Penal Code states: 'The act of selling, offering to sell… or providing the means for sale or assignment of Access credentials to a sporting, cultural or commercial congress…in a usual way without the authorization of the organizer…of this congress… is punishable by a fine of €15,000. The penalty is a fine of €30,000 for repeat offences.
For the purposes of the first paragraph, access credentials are considered as all Access tickets, documents, messages or codes, whatever the form or medium, giving evidence that the right to attend the congress has been granted by the organizer...'
In such a case, the ESC reserves the right to cancel the corresponding registration(s) and to take legal action, without prejudice to any other civil or criminal action that may be brought.
Registrations should be made through one contact person responsible for managing the group. In addition to the general registration conditions, by registering, you fully accept all conditions as further detailed:
- Registration access codes can be ordered through the Group Registration order form available by clicking on the “Group Registration Box.”
- All groups from an EU country must provide a VAT number.
Group Registration Fee
There is one unique registration fee for groups purchasing access codes to invite their delegates.
Group Registration fee
(including 20% VAT)
until 18 March
from 19 March until 2 May
This fee is valid until the group registration closing date 2 May 2021. After this date no extra access codes can be purchased through the group registration service.
- Payment by credit card (VISA, Mastercard or American Express): can be made through a secured payment link that will be sent to the group contact.
For security reasons, under no circumstances should credit card details be sent by email or fax.
- By bank transfer: the bank account details, and your sales order number will be provided on the proforma invoice. The Sales order number must always be used as reference on bank transfer payments.
In case of additional payments for extra orders or adjustments, a secure payment link will be sent by email (for credit card payments only).
Cancellation & modification conditions
Please be aware that no refunds will be processed in case of cancellation of a registration.
Access codes are non-transferable and non-refundable.
In case of impossibility to attend the congress and to allow participants to continue their experience beyond the congress dates, we are pleased to inform you that all scientific content will continue to be available for two weeks after the congress until 25 May 2021, to be viewed at your leisure.
Certificate of Attendance
All delegates attending the congress are entitled to a certificate of attendance (including CME Credits when applicable). The delegate downloads their own Certificate of attendance from their My ESC Account”
The certificates will only be provided to each individual delegate. Sending a delegate certificate to the group contact is not possible.
We invite your delegates to share the new science on their social media channels. Screenshots of the presentation are allowed in your posts, but please refrain from recording and posting any videos on your social media. This activity is not permitted.
Personal Data Privacy
The group delegates receiving the access codes from the group contact person will be advised of their rights in connection with the personal data privacy when they register to the congress using their access code.
Data Privacy Statement
The information collected during registration process is necessary to provide your delegates with an optimal user experience and networking opportunities during the congress.
During the congress delegates online activity will be tracked and collected by the ESC. This will be used for reporting and statistical purposes; to assist in enhancing your experience; to inform delegates about ESC activities in a coherent and adequate manner and provide them with personalised suggestions and recommendations of pertinent content to visit.
The recipients of the data are ESC Staff managing the registration process. The data collected will be kept for a maximum of 5 years after your last transaction or activity with us after which time your My ESC account will be closed and financial transactions will be kept for a maximum of 10 years for legal accounting purposes.
Additionally, if delegates visit an industry partner’s area/webpage or presentation as part of an ESC Congress, their personal data can be retrieved by the corresponding exhibitor or industry: title, first name, last name, email address, city, country, age scale, gender, profession, stage in career, primary specialty, place of work and main institution information - such as entered in your My ESC account. More information is available in ESC Privacy and Data Security Policy.
In accordance with the chapter 3 of the European Regulation 2016/679 with regards to data protection, delegates have the right to request from ESC, access to and rectification or erasure of their personal data or restriction of processing concerning their data or to object to processing as well as the right to data portability.
For such, delegates should contact email@example.com (a proof of identity will be requested during the process via a secure web link).
Delegates have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, and for information, ESC has appointed a Data Protection Officer that they can reach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicable Law and Litigation
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with French law without regard to any conflicts of laws principles thereof that would require the application of the law of any other jurisdiction.
Any disputes arising in relation hereto shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the French Tribunal de Grande Instance located in Grasse, France.
For further information, please contact the ESC Registration Department or Tel: +33 (0) 4 92 94 76 12