History

Previous Congresses

Year City State Congress President
2019 Hannover Germany Birgit Glasmacher
2018 Madrid Spain Juan F. Del Canizo Lopez
2017 Vienna Austria Heinrich Schima
2016 Warsaw Poland Piotr Ladyzynski
2015 Leuven Belgium Bart Meyns
2014 Rome Italy Gerado Catapano & Celestino Pio Lombardi
2013 Glasgow Scotland, UK Terence Gourlay
2012 Rostock Germany Gustav Steinhoff
2011 Porto Portugal Rui Reis
2010 Skopje Marcedonia Aleksandar Sikole
2009 Compiegne France Cecile Legallais
2008 Geneva Switzerland Beat Walpoth
2007 Krems Austria Dieter Falkenhagen
2006 Umea Sweden Bernd Stegmayr
2005 Bologna Italy Sergio Stefoni
2004 Warsaw Poland Jan Wojcicki
2003 Aachen Germany Kosrow Motthagy
2002 Vienna Austria Udo Losert
2001 Ghent Belgium Pascal Verdonck
2000 Lausanne Switzerland Beat Walpoth
1999 Edinburgh U.K.  
1998 Bologna Italy Sergio Stefoni
1997 Budapest Hungary  
1996 Warsaw Poland Jan Wojcicki
1995 Berlin Germany Klaus Affeld
1994 Barcelona Spain  
1993 Amsterdam the Netherlands  
1992 Rhodes Greece  
1991 Vienna Austria  
1990 Bologna Italy  
1989 Brussels Belgium  
1988 Prague Czech Republic  
1987 Munich Germany  
1986 Avignon France  
1985 Athens Greece  
1984 Alpbach Austria  
1983 Bologna Italy  
1982 Brussels Belgium  
1981 Copenhagen Denmark  
1980 Geneva Switzerland  
1979 Geneva Switzerland  
1978 Zurich Switzerland  
1977 London U.K.  
1976 London U.K.  
1975 West Berlin Germany  
1974 West Berlin Germany  

ESAO Presidents

Period President
2019-2021 P. Ladyzynski (Poland)
2017-2019 C. Legallais (France)
2015-2017 T. Groth (Germany)
2012-2015 B. Stegmayr (Sweden)
2010-2012 H. Schima (Austria)
2008-2010 B. Meyns (Belgium)
2006-2008 B.H. Walpoth (Switzerland)
2004-2006 G. Rakhorst (the Netherlands)
2002-2004 R. Vanholder (Belgium)
2000-2002 D. Falkenhagen (Austria)
1998-2000 K. Affeld (Germany)
1996-1998 S. Stefoni (Italy)
1994-1996 H.J. Gurland (Germany)
1992-1994 D. Loisance (France)
1990-1992 S. Rapits (Greece)
1988-1990 H. Klinkmann (Italy)
1986-1988 V. Bonomini (Italy)
1984-1986 V. Bonomini (Italy)
1982-1984 D. Laurent (France)
1980-1982 I. Rygg (Denmark)
1978-1980 Ch. Hahn (Switzerland)
1978 A. Senning (Switzerland)
1975-1978 D. Melrose (U.K.)
1974 E. Bucherl (Germany)