The mission statement of International Society of Cardiovascular Ultrasound (ISCU) is to promote an exchange of ideas and information among members of various countries, advance the science and art of cardiovascular ultrasound, encourage and further the knowledge of this subject. The Society also works toward actively promoting an international exchange of physicians, sonographers and t echocardiographers to enable members of one country to visit laboratories in other countries.
Amongst the various activities, the society holds annual conferences and congresses on a rotational basis in all continents. This world congress is returning to India after nine years after the VIth World Congress held at Delhi during Feb 2002.
After India, this prestigious congress will be held at Brazil (2012), Italy (2013), Romania (2014), Mexico (2015) and Germany (2016)