News & Events

70th Annual Conference Association of Surgeons of India ASICON 2010
Date : December 15, 2010 – December 20, 2010
City : New Delhi
Country : India

This conference will be a landmark event in the glorious history of our Association. It promises to provide an academic, social and cultural feast to all its participants. The main conference from December 17 – 20 covering general surgery as well as specialty will also be different. The stress will be on the “practical aspects” on the topics of interest to one and all. Video component will be encouraged in every presentation.

9th International Gastric Cancer Congress
Date : April 20, 2011 – April 23, 2011
City : Seoul
Country : Korea

The IGCC has been held biannually since 1995 as a scientific congress of the International Gastric Cancer Association (IGCA). As the most highly acclaimed meeting in the field of gastric cancer, the IGCC 2011 is expected to draw about 2,000 participants from around the world.

The IGCC 2011 will be an excellent learning experience for all participants. Under the theme “A Gate to the Future of Gastric Cancer Treatment,” a wide range of scientific programs and stimulating social activities will be organized. In addition, renowned experts will address the pertinent issues and technological advances in the broad areas of gastric cancer and its treatment throughout the congress. Furthermore, participants will have a great networking opportunity through extensive discussions and informative exchange.

International Colorectal Disease Symposium 2011
Date : February 24, 2011 – February 26, 2011
City : Hong Kong
Country : Hong Kong

This is the fifth ICDS held in Hong Kong since it was first conducted in 2002. It has always been a representative flagship event that offers medical experts with an invaluable opportunity to show the recent advances in the treatment of colorectal disease.

ICDS 2011 will be different from the usual academic symposium you attend. Here, we celebrate the contribution and achievement in the treatment of colorectal disease and share the visions of clinical leaders and international world-class faculties from the United States, Europe, Asia-Pacific regions, and our local professionals. The advanced progression on the latest treatment of colorectal disease is indeed a marvelous achievement!

Digestive Disease Week (DDW 2011)
Date : May 07, 2011 – May 10, 2011
City : Chicago
State/Province : IL
Country : United States

Beginning in 2011, DDW will move to a four-day format, starting on Saturday and ending on Tuesday (May 7-10, 2011). DDW’s new schedule is more efficient without sacrificing quality.DDW registrants include physicians, educators, researchers, GI assistants, nurses, physician assistants and practice managers. More than 90% of the 15,000 DDW participants make it a point to spend considerable time in the exhibit hall. Many of these visitors are purchasing decision-makers coming to gather information on new products and services.