Liatsikos EvangelosProfessor of Urology,Head of Urology Department, University Hospital of Patras, President of the European Association of Endoscopic SurgeryBrief statementDr Evangelos Liatsikos is the new elected Chairman of the European School of Urology (ESU) and vice-Chairman of the Hellenic Urological Association (HUA). He is a Professor of Urology and the Chairman of Urology Department at the University Hospital of Patras in Greece. He is a Guest Professor at the University of Leipzig in Germany. He is an Adjunct Professor at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria and at the Institute for Urology and Reproductive Health, Sechenov University, Moscow, Russia. He was Chairman of the European Section of Uro-Technology (ESUT) from 2016 to 2020. He is distinguished in literature for his research in Laparoscopy and Endourology, with his work accounting for more than 290 international publications. Dr. Liatsikos has also been invited as a speaker and live surgeon in a series of the most prestigious urological congresses worldwide. For his scientific contribution, Professor Liatsikos was nominated for the “Arthur Smith Endourology Lectureship” award in 2009 by the World Association of Endourology. He received the award of “Academic Endourology Fellowship Program Director” on November 2016 during the World Congress of Urology.