On behalf of the Organizing Committee of the Cardiovascular Imaging in Computed Tomography Summit (CIVICS 2020), it is our great pleasure and honor to invite you to the 5th meeting of the CIVICS.
As the government of South Korea has raised the COVID-19 alert level to the highest of 'RED' to strengthen the overall responses system, CIVICS 2020 organizing committee has decided to small and Online meeting held on Nov 6, 2020 which consider the health of participants and prevent additional transmission.
The CIVICS 2020, following the previous conferences, will deal with the up-to-date and practical knowledge and share academic achievements on cardiac CT images. The organizing committee designs a full two-day program that will cover the educational programs and the latest trends in cardiac imaging field. We invited many distinguished speakers in cardiovascular imaging field from United States and Asia. In the two plenary Sessions, Prof. Charles White, the immediate President of NASCI (North American Society for Cardiovascular Imaging) and Prof. Suhny Abbara, the President of SCCT (Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography) will give us the excellent talk and share their knowledge.
The 5th meeting aims at the good relations among all participants and speakers in Asian countries and domestic areas. I am sure that the CIVICS 2020 will be valuable and beneficial to all participants, and will contribute to the improvement of scientific standards and quality in our field. In addition, the organizing committee will provide opportunities to socialize and communicate with colleagues and friends in Korea and Asian countries. And last but not least, with 4 year of experience and achievements, we are eligible for providing the CME Credits from 2020.
We believe that this conference will become the basic network and working environment for cardiac CT images in Asia. I sincerely want to invite all of you to join us in the 5th annual meeting of the CIVICS in Seoul, Korea.
Tae Hoon Kim, Chairman, CIVICS Organizing Committee