The second meeting was renamed as “Annual Critical Care Symposium” and held at Mere Golf Club, Mere Cheshire in 2005. Faculties attended were Prof David Bennett, Dr andrew Rhodes, Dr Manu Malbrain, Prof Didier Payen, Dr Gary Brear and Dr Anita McNab and the topics were Goal directed therapy – why are we not doing this?., Haemodynamic monitoring, Abdominal Compartment syndrome, Sepsis – Patho physiology, Acute Severe Asthma, and teh role of ECHO at the bedside in ICU