Upcoming Educational Meetings

ESDO cooperates with national digestive oncology associations and other local or European groups in the field of digestive oncology to stimulate high-quality scientific exchange and multidisciplinary education. Our portfolio comprises different types of cooperation:

ESDO Labelled Meetings

Labelled Meetings are educational meetings organized by other associations or groups. After evaluation by the ESDO Governing Board that the proposed program is of a high academic standard, ESDO grants the ESDO Label. Do you want to apply for the ESDO Label for your meeting? Click here to download the application form. Completed applications must be submitted to ESDO at least 3 months prior to the event.

ESDO Supported Meetings

Supported Meetings are educational meetings proposed, arranged and financed by a third party. After evaluation by the ESDO Governing Board that the proposed program is of a high academic standard, ESDO can grant the event support and make a maximum of 2-3 speakers from ESDO available. The multidisciplinary ESDO Lecturer Pool comprises excellent and internationally renowned experts in the field of GI Cancer. Do you want to apply for ESDO Meeting Support? Click here to download the application form. Completed applications must be submitted to ESDO at least 6 months prior to the event.

ESDO Partnership Meetings

Partnership Meetings are contractual joint venture events between ESDO and other associations or groups that promote high quality education in the field of digestive oncology. ESDO is represented on the Scientific Committee. Please contact the ESDO Office for more information. 

ESDO Meetings

ESDO Meetings organised by ESDO office focus on high quality education in the field of digestive oncology. ESDO is entirely responsible for the programme. Please contact the ESDO Office for sponsorships and more information. 

UEG Online Education

Virtual Meetings and online courses organised by UEG - United European Gastroenterology and their partners, covering the majority of topics from the interdisciplinary fields of Gastroenterology. UEG is responsible for the programme.

Great Debates in Gastrointestinal Malignancies 2021 - virtual

ESDO Supported Meeting

register for 4 dates of virtual debates from March to October


ESDO has the pleasure to endorse this virtual event in 2021 and invites you to join us for a unique educational experience. In this debate-style series, nationally recognized thought leaders take opposing sides on clinical, and sometimes controversial, topics currently disrupting the practice of GI oncology.


To make this year's Great Debates & Updates in Gastrointestinal Malignancies series more accessible, all 4 dates in 2021 will now take place virtually.


March 18-20, 2021
May 6-8, 2021
September 23-25, 2021
October 28-30, 2021


For more details and registration please see the event website




UEG Week October 3 - 5, 2021 VIRTUAL

ESDO Partnership Meeting

UEG Week is the largest and most prestigious digestive diseases meeting in Europe


ESDO will again be part of UEG Week. Due to COVID-19 regulations, this event takes place as a virtual experience.

The largest and most prestigious meeting of its kind in Europe attracts more than 14,000 specialists from across the world. It features the latest advances in clinical management, the best research in GI and liver disease and includes several symposia and fora on cutting edge gastroenterology and hepatology topics.


Share your research with renowned experts and peers from across the globe. Find out more, visit www.ueg.eu/week

•    Present your clinical and basic science gastroenterology research
•    Your abstract is eligible for UEG Week Awards and travel grants
•    Attractive registration fees and accommodation offers for young delegates




Live Endoscopy Workshop, October 8 - 9, 2021 in Warsaw

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ESDO Labelled Meeting

Live Endoscopy Workshop combined with Oncological Multidisciplinary Session


ESDO is delighted to endorse again the Live Endoscopy Workshop of the Maria Sklodowska-Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology from the Polish Foundation of Gastroenterology


The workshop is combined with an oncological multidisciplinary session and will be held in hybrid format

• Six live endoscopy sessions preceded by short lectures on clinical updates
• One oncological multidisciplinary session combined with live histopathology demonstration
• Two international sessions (English) & Five national sessions (Polish)


Please see the programme, more information and registration (50% off for ESDO members) can be obtained at the conference website



18th AIO Congress, Berlin 18-20 November 2021

ESDO Labelled Meeting

medical oncology hybrid meeting


ESDO is pleased to endorse the 18th AIO congress in Berlin, Germany organised by AIO, the group for medical oncology with in the German Cancer Society. The yearly update on medical oncology which gathers over 900 participants will take place in hybrid format in Berlin from 18-20 November 2021.


Please have a look at the preliminary programme and more details on the AIO event website 



EAGEN-ESDO PG Course 19 November 2021 Nantes VIRTUAL

ESDO Partnership Meeting

Digestive cancers and immunity: From bench to bedside


Together with the European Association for Gastroenterology, Endoscopy and Nutrition EAGEN and under the auspices of UEG and FFCD, it is our pleasure to invite you to this virtual multidisciplinary PG course focused on an integrated approach in the diagnosis and treatment of GI cancers

More details and access link tba



7th Sarajevo Winter Oncology Conference 3-5 December 2021

ESDO Supported Meeting

virtual meeting of the Association of Oncologists in Bosnia and Herzegovina


ESDO is pleased to support the 7th Sarajevo Winter Oncology Conference, organised by the Association of Oncologists in Bosnia and Herzegovina. This meeting will focus on all fields of solid tumour treatments. Several lectures will be held in English.

The largest oncology event in the region with over 300 participants will take place in virtual format from 3-5 December 2021


Please have a look at the preliminary programme, for more info and registration visit the event website swoc.ba




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