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This year again we will have the popular Meet-the-expert sessions. After a short presentation, the expert will open the session for discussion driven by active audience participation. Presentations including CVs will be available before the congress on the website. All confirmed speakers can be found here.

This year’s Meet-the-Expert Sessions will include the following topics:

Difficult-to-treat fungal infections (eye and CNS)
Co-organized with EFISG, ESGIB

How to use new diagnostic methods in fever of unknown origin
Co-organized with the European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM)

Information communication technology applications in international health and travel medicine

How to identify and manage latent tuberculosis
Co-organized with ESGMYC

Technical aspects of using in house and commercial multiplex assays
Co-organized with ESGMD

How to improve reliability in infection surveillance
Co-organized with ESGNI, ESGIE

How to use fosfomycin in the MDR era?

Is there an optimal regiment for treatment of MDR and XDR infections?
Co-organized with the Hellenic Society of Chemotherapy (HSC)

Virological tools for hepatitis C - re-treatment and resistance
Co-organized with ESGVH

Single or combination treatment of serious S. aureus infections

Bacterial typing - what methodology should I use?
Co-organized with ESGEM, ESGS

Game changers in infection control - personal experiences of discoveries that have changed clinical practice
Co-organized with the Dutch Society of Medical Microbiology (NVMM)

How to get your paper accepted?

Strategies for deescalation and optimized antibiotic therapy
Co-organized with ESGAP

How to use media to communicate research findings

How to reliably diagnose European borreliosis
Co-organized with ESGBOR

EUCAST frequently asked questions
Co-organized with EUCAST