Aside from the scientific programme you will be able to network and enjoy the extensive social programme at EMS2017.
Please register for the social events. You can register when you register for the congress or you can do it later. Please notice that the number of tickets for the Gala Dinner is limited.
Monday 22 May
Emergency Management Event
Time: Monday May 22, 18:30
Location: More information follows
The EMS2017 diamond sponsor Falck has arranged an Emergency Management scenario in Copehagen Harbour, where a large number of agencies will participate and demonstrate their ability to handle a large-scale accident in an emergency management scenario in Copenhagen Harbor and at Ofelia Square.
The event takes place in conjunction with the EMS2017 floating reception.
Time: Monday May 22, 17:30-18:30
Location: More information follows
Price: 10 €
Experience Copenhagen from the water on a canal cruise and see how the past and present merge as you travel along idyllic canals, passing many of the city’s most famous landmarks, old and new.
After the end of the first day of the EMS2017, we invite you to our official floating welcome reception. The floating reception will take place on boats giving EMS2017 delegates a tour around the canals of Copenhagen.
Tuesday 23 May
TrygFonden Morning Run
Time: Tuesday May 23, 6:25-7:30
Location: Copenhagen City Hall Square
On Tuesday morning you will be able to sign up for the Danish foundation TrygFonden’s Morning Run. TrygFonden Morning Run is a guided run together with your fellow congress delegates. At the run you will be able to experience Copenhagen slowly waking up while you get moving before a long day at the congress center.
Route and tempo
The route is approx. 5 km (3,2 miles) and will takes us through the old part of the city and down the pedestrian street, which is one of the oldest in the world. We will run by some of the most beautiful historical buildings, castles and churches in Copenhagen and through cosy parks.
If we are a lot of runners, we will divide into groups by speed – if we are fewer runners, we will run with a speed of approximately 5:30-6:30 minutes per km (7:45-8:15 minutes per mile).
The meeting point is at Copenhagen City Hall Square at 06:25 AM – we will start running at 06:30 AM sharp so please show up in time. We will return to Copenhagen City Hall Square at approximately 07.30 AM.
The morning run is arranged and sponsored by:
Time: Tuesday May 23, 18:30-01:00
Location: Circus Building, Copenhagen
Price: Early bird 95 €/ Regular fee 115 €
The EMS2017 Gala Dinner will take place at the famous Circus Building, right in the middle of Copenhagen. The Circus Building is the oldest of its kind in Europe. It was inaugurated with an enormous public celebration in Copenhagen in May 1886. Since then, the building has played host to a wide variety of Danish and international circus troupes. Today the Circus Building is used for professional and social events.
The Gala Dinner includes a welcome drink, a three course dinner with free wine and beverages, a spectacular show performed by professional artists as well as an EMS2017 award show where the winners of the Championship will be revealed.
Please notice that the numbers of tickets for the Gala Dinner is limited.
Wednesday 24 May
Falck EMS/Fire station tour
Time: Wednesday 24 May, 10:00 am and 11:45 am
Location: Falck EMS/Fire Station in Gladsaxe
EMS2017 delegates have an opportunity to visit the Falck EMS/Fire Station in Gladsaxe on Wednesday 24 May, where there will be a rescue demonstration from the local Fire Department. Moreover, the tour allows the EMS2017 delegates to experience how a Danish EMS/Fire station operates, and ask questions regarding activities at the station.
Buses leave at 10.00 am and 11.45 am from the conference
Registration: EMS2017 app or in etouches
Thursday 25 May
Time: Thursday 25 May, 08:30-13:00
Location: Emergency Medical Services Copenhagen
Open to all EMS2017 delegates (registration and badge required).
After the congress on 25 May it is possible for a limited number of EMS2017 dele¬gates to visit Emergency Medical Services Copenhagen. Here you can experience the dispatch center, where both high and low acuity calls are answered, and the right help is sent to citizens in emergency situations or telephone guidance is offered. You can also take a closer look at the Chief emergency physician car, the Mobile Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and a Mobile critical care unit. Provided these units are not on a mission of course
Busses leave at 08.30 from Tivoli Hotel & Congress Center. The same busses will transport delegates back from the station to the venue.
Registration: EMS2017 app