There are 2 types of Affiliate Events:
1) All non-company-sponsored/funded/organized and non-product-focused events and meetings conducted by or for delegates at the ISHLT Annual Meeting and taking place in the San Diego Metropolitan area between and including Monday, April 3, 2017 and Saturday, April 8, 2017. Such events include meetings and events organized for scientific working groups, university groups, special interest groups, etc.
2) All meetings of ISHLT workforces, taskforces, writing groups etc, other than official committee and council meetings which are already on the official meeting schedule.
NOTE: All meetings and events conducted or sponsored by commercial interests and involving medical professionals and taking place in the San Diego Metropolitan area between and including Monday, April 3, 2017 and Saturday, April 8, 2017, including clinical trial investigator meetings, scientific advisory board meetings, social events, educational activities, etc. are considered Corporate Events, and a Corporate Event Application Form must be submitted to get approval for one. Private offices are available for rent for the duration of the meeting via the Promotional/Marketing Opportunities Order Form, available in the Commercial and Promotional Support Materials. You can access these materials at http://www.ishlt.org/meetings/commercialSupport.asp.