About 22nd IASGO World Congress
The 22nd World Congress of the International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists (IASGO 2012),
will be held from 5 to 8 December 2012 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Themed "Challenges and Controversies in the Management of Abdominal Diseases: Current Possibility and Future Expectation",
the congress will feature 10 main topics including: Upper GI Tract Surgery; Lower GI Tract Surgery; Hepatic Surgery; Biliary
Tract Surgery; Pancreatic Surgery; Interventional Chemo-Immuno-Radiotherapy; Laparoscopic Endoscopic Surgery; Multidisciplinary
Approaches; Innovation & Advanced Technology, and; Robotic Surgery.
The Congress will feature Pre & Post Congress Workshop (Cadaveric), Keynotes Lectures, Plenary Lectures, Symposium, Live Surgery
Demonstration, Clinical Case Presentation & Discussion, Oral & Poster Presentation and inaugural Medical & Surgical Olympic
Video Festival Competition.
A trade exhibition is also organized alongside the conference. It will feature leading companies that provide products and
services in the field of surgery, gastroenterology and oncology.