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Know Before You Go Tips for ISC 2019

The International Stroke Conference is just around the corner. We look forward to seeing you Feb. 6-9, 2019, in Honolulu, Hawaii. We have assembled lots of handy information here for you so you can prep for the meeting as well as to orient you once you get onsite.

Event Dates
Feb. 6-8, 2019
Honolulu, Hawaii

Hotel List
Hotel Map
Airport Information

Final Program
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The Hawaii Convention Center is located at 1801 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815.
Parking and Driving Directions

Hawaii Convention Center, Level 1, Main Lobby

Onsite registration hours:

Tuesday, Feb. 5
6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 6
6 a.m.-5 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 7
6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 8
6:30 a.m.-Noon

Science & Technology Hall hours:
The Science and Technology Hall is located in Hall II, Level 1 of the Hawaii Convention Center.

Exhibit Hours:

Wednesday , Feb. 6
8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 7
8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Weather in Honolulu
The weather in February is typically moderate with high temperatures in the upper 70s and lows of the upper 60s. Check weather.com for specific weather by the day.

Still Time!
There is still time to maximize your education at ISC 2019 by registering for one of the three exciting Pre-Conference Symposia on Tuesday, Feb. 5! Just contact the Registration Resource Center or add it onsite.

And don’t forget to register for one of these stimulating educational lunches at ISC 2019; tickets are going quickly!

  • Advance Practice Providers’ Luncheon
  • Fellow and Early Career Women in Stroke Mentoring Luncheon
  • Basic Science Networking Luncheon
  • Nursing and Rehabilitation Professionals Luncheon: Life in the Community After Stroke

Claim your CME/CE credit onsite at the Communication Center located in the Registration Area, Main Lobby, Level 1 or by visiting learn.heart.org. Instructions will be available in both places.

ISC 2019 Mobile Meeting App

Get the free AHA Mobile Meeting Guide App for either iOS or Android using the links below. Select ‘Download’ if you are on a mobile device. On a desktop or laptop, hover over QR Code and scan the code with your mobile device.

iOS App Store

‎AHA Conferences
‎AHA Conferences

Google Play

Shuttle Service to the Hawaii Convention Center

Complimentary shuttle service is provided between the hotels listed below and the Hawaii Convention Center. If you have questions about the shuttle or if you need to make a reservation for a wheelchair-accessible vehicle, please see the shuttle supervisor at the Hawaii Convention Center or call Kushner & Associates at 310-562-0606.

Shuttle Service to the Hawaii Convention Center

Hilton Hawaiian Village: Board at the Tapa Tower Bus Depot
DoubleTree by Hilton Alana-Waikiki Beach: Board at the Hilton Hawaiian Village

Shuttle Schedule

Tuesday, Feb. 5

Shuttle from hotels to HCC     5:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.*                Every 20 minutes

NO SHUTTLE                         9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Shuttle from HCC to hotels     2:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.**              Every 20 minutes

Wednesday, Feb. 6, and Thursday, Feb. 7

Shuttle from hotels to HCC     5:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.*                Every 15 minutes

NO SHUTTLE                         9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Shuttle from HCC to hotels     2:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.**              Every 15 minutes

Friday, Feb 8

Shuttle from hotels to HCC     5:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.*              Every 15 minutes

Shuttle from HCC to hotels     11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.**            Every 15 minute

* Time last shuttle departs hotels coming to the HCC.
** Time last shuttle departs HCC returning to hotels. Last shuttle departs hotels coming to the HCC approximately 60 minutes prior to this time.

Shuttle service will not be provided from the following hotels that are within walking distance to the HCC:

Ala Moana Hotel • The Modern Honolulu • Prince Waikiki

Hands-On Learning

Hands-on Interactive Learning in the Simulation Zone. Test your skill in diagnosing cerebrovascular pathologies, planning neuro-interventional treatments, and performing endovascular procedures. Don’t miss the opportunity to use these state-of-the-art learning tools in the Science and Technology Hall, Booth 209.

Please check the ISC 2019 Mobile Meeting Guide app for session information and times.

Augmented Reality of ImmersiveView™ by ImmersiveTouch®

Take a “Fantastic Journey” and explore CT and MRI Imaging of “real” neurology patient scans with your fingertips. No longer limited to certain angles of view, clinicians can easily view the target anatomy, clearly and accurately, as if it were a real physical object, in the palm of your hand.

The Mentice VIST® G5 Simulator

Challenge your endovascular procedural proficiency within a wide range of clinically based training scenarios. The simulator system-enhanced feedback provides learners with the information to improve safety and efficacy.

Sheehan Medical Introduces the World’s First Transcranial Doppler Simulator

See how this hands-on simulator trains without requiring constant faculty oversight. Immediate feedback is provided to trainees by Visual Guidance, originally developed for NASA. TCDSimTM takes the guesswork out of learning TCD.

Stroke OnDemand™

Miss a session? Experience every session just as if you had been in the room by purchasing Stroke OnDemand, a comprehensive digital video library of this year’s meeting online and on a portable USB (extra fee applicable). Convenient online and mobile viewing on your iPad, iPhone and Android Device. Purchase at the Stroke OnDemand booth in the Main Lobby, Level 1. Buy onsite and save $100.

Even though you’re missing ISC 2019, that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on experiencing the world’s premier meeting dedicated to the science and treatment of cerebrovascular disease. Stroke OnDemand is an online library with approximately 125 hours of sessions from this year’s meeting that you can watch anytime, anywhere. You can even participate in key sessions from this year’s meeting LIVE!

Stream ISC 2019 live! The International Stroke Conference is the world’s premier stroke meeting known for the best stroke science and world-renowned faculty. Learn More!

See You Next Year: ISC 2020!


Mark your calendars now for the deadlines to submit your science to the International Stroke Conference 2020 

Submit your Session Ideas
Suggested Session Submitter Opens: Monday, Feb. 11, 2019
Suggested Session Submitter Closes: Monday, March 11, 2019

Submit Abstracts
Submission Opens: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Submission Closes: Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 

Submit Late-Breaking Science and Ongoing Clinical Trials Abstracts
Submission Opens: Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019
Submission Closes: Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019

*There will be a $45 Member and $95 Nonmember fee to submit abstracts.
The link to submit abstracts and/or session ideas can be found at strokeconference.org/submitscience on the opening date listed above.