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20th World Congress of The International Federation for The Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders

Hofburg Imperial Palace | Vienna, AUSTRIA
From 155 to 650 EUR
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Title: 20th World Congress of The International Federation for The Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders
Specialty: General Surgery
Dates: From Aug, 26, 2015 to Aug, 29, 2015
Location: Vienna, AUSTRIA
Type: Congress
Registration Cost: From 155 to 650 EUR
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Hofburg Imperial Palace

Vienna, AUSTRIA Visit the Venue to read more
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Event Overview
Welcome message:

on behalf of the Austrian Society for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery it is my honor, privilege and pleasure to invite you to the 20th IFSO World Congress to be held at the Hofburg Imperial Palace in Vienna, Austria, from August 26th – 29th, 2015.

We will continue in the tradition of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders to focus on the newly growing discipline of metabolic surgery, endoluminal and mini invasive approaches as well as the concept of team management.

We will develop a scientific program of the highest standard covering global perspectives of this ever-evolving discipline that attends to our modern world epidemic that Obesity and Metabolic Disorders have come to represent.

The organizing Committee plan a green meeting which incorporates environmental considerations one aspect of sustainability, that seeks to balance the social, environmental, and economic concerns against business needs.
Save the date and we are looking forward to seeing you in Vienna 2015.

Karl Miller, MD, FACS
Congress President

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Hofburg Imperial Palace

4, Josefsplatz Vienna Austria

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The on-line registration system will take you step-by-step through the submission of your abstract. To ensure consistency in formatting all abstracts are to be submitted in Microsoft Word format using the MS Word template which can be downloaded from this web site.
You will be required to upload your abstract Word file at the end of the online submission process. A confirmation email indicating a successful upload will be instantly sent to the email address you have specified. As a part of the upload procedure your abstract will be converted to Adobe Acrobat PDF file. By using your personal Access Key, which you will be issued during the submission process, you will be able to login the "Speaker Zone" accessible from this web site.

In the Speaker Zone you will be able to:

  • View the PDF version of your abstract to ensure that the abstract has been received correctly
  • Upload a replacement abstract, if required
  • Add additional abstracts, if required
  • Register for the congress
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General Info

The 20th World Congress of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders will be a historic event, where over 2500 Surgeons, Endocrinologists, Nutritionists, Gastroenterologists, Anesthesiologists, Scientists and Allied Health Professionals will meet to discuss the appropriate role of gastrointestinal surgery and novel interventional therapies in the understanding and treatment of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders.

This meeting offers a unique opportunity for your company to gain exposure to thought leaders in the emerging field of diagnostic and interventional Treatment.

Detailed throughout this brochure is a variety of sponsorship opportunities designed to fit any budget. Sponsorships are sold on a first-come, first-served basis, so act now to reserve your special opportunity.

Thank you in advance for your generous support in our 20th year. We are looking forward to see you in Vienna!

Karl Miller, MD, FACS
Congress President

Organising Agency
Austropa Interconvention
Lassallestrasse 3
1020 Vienna, Austria
Tel. (+43/1) 588 00-534 or 514
Fax (+43/1) 588 00-520
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