Scientific Sessions

Scientific Sessions

More than 800 of the world’s most noted experts in cardiac rhythm management will serve as faculty for more than 200 educational sessions covering topics such as pacing, defibrillation, clinical arrhythmia management, ablation, pharmacology, genetics, basic science, health policy, and more.

Member Registration Opens December 10th

HRS Members get exclusive access to register for #HRS2020 and five weeks of early access to the 30-hotels within 1.4 miles of the San Diego Convention Center with rates from $179-328. Take advantage of the HRS Members-only registration time period for the best selection of hotels – and you’ll still get to collect your loyalty points!

New this year – one flat registration rate provides access to all of the meeting's educational content, including the summits and Heart Rhythm On Demand.

#HRS2020 Opening Plenary Speakers Announced

Introducing the #HRS2020 Opening Plenary speakers who will share their visions on the future of digital health, consumer technology, innovations, and implications for the field of electrophysiology. 

Eric Topol, MD

Eric Topol, MD
The leading authority of AI and medicine.
Author, Deep Medicine: How AI Can Make Healthcare Human Again
Founder and Director, Scripps Research Translational Institute (SRTI)

Gary Shapiro

Gary Shapiro
A leading authority in consumer technology and innovation.
Author, Ninja Future: Secrets to Success in the New World of Innovation
President and CEO, Consumer Technology Association

Andrea M. Russo, MD, FHRS

Andrea M. Russo, MD, FHRS
President, Heart Rhythm Society
Director, Electrophysiology & Arrhythmia Services, Cooper University Hospital
Director, CCEP Fellowship Program
Professor of Medicine, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University


Be sure to catch Dr. Eric Topol at the #HRS2020 Digital Health Summit session "Unplugged with Dr. Eric Topol".

Key Dates
  • December 10, 2019 – Registration and Housing Opens for HRS Members
  • January 14, 2020 – Registration and Housing Opens for Non-Members
  • February 3, 2020 – Late Breaking Abstract Submission Site Opens
  • March 6, 2020 – Late Breaking Abstract Submission Site Closes
  • March 24, 2020 – Last day to Register at Early Rates
  • April 8, 2020 – Last day to Reserve a Hotel at HRS Rates
  • May 5, 2020 – Registration Opens in San Diego
Date and Time May 6-9, 2020
8:00 am - 4:00 pm