Major goal of the workshop is to bring together clinicians, engineers and the modeling community for mutual exchange. Many important aspects of mechanism and treatment strategies of atrial fibrillation will be discussed by expertes of the different fields.

Topics addressed comprise

Brief incentive talks will provide an overview of the subject in focus sessions from bothclinical perspective and the engineering point of view, followed by a moderated panel discussion

On saturday morning, a final session will address a matter of highest importance to all physicians. Oral anti-coagulation is the topic of a number of talks open to all interested cardiologists.