Asian Pacific Digestive Week: Advances in Digestive Medicine 2015
Taipei International Convention CentreTaipei, TAIWAN Visit the Venue to read more
On behalf of the Gastroenterological Society of Taiwan, I would like to announce that APDW 2015 will be held at Taipei International Convention Center in Taipei, Taiwan from December 3rd to 6th, 2015.
APDW 2015 in Taiwan is organized by the Gastroenterological Society of Taiwan, the Digestive Endoscopy Society of Taiwan, Taiwan Surgical Society of Gastroenterology, and Taiwan Association for the Study of the Liver. These societies have common interests in basic research and clinical practice in the field of digestive diseases. We had experience in holding APDW 2009, which had over two thousand participants attending the important annual meeting. We are preparing program with more diversity for all of you.
Experts from the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, and North American will give us cutting-edge knowledge about research and clinical practice in hepatology and gastroenterology. Friends from the whole world will share the exciting and unique experience of digestive diseases with global dimension. We can also witness Asian Pacific experience in the field of viral hepatitis, Helicobacter pylori studies, GERD, biliopancreatic diseases, screening program of gastrointestinal malignancy, as well as surgical treatment of digestive diseases. I hope you can find APDW 2015 a truly stimulating and memorable event.
I am looking forward to seeing my old friends and new friends soon and hope everyone will like the energetic and beautiful city of Taipei and Taiwan.
Asian Pacific Digestive Week 2015
The Gastroenterological Society of Taiwan
Department of Internal Medicine
College of Medicine, National Taiwan University
Group registrations not allowed
Accompanying persons not allowed
We don’t accept Online Abstracts
December is the peak season for hotel bookings in Taipei City. Therefore, early reservation is highly recommended. Some hotels offer limited number of rooms with special rates designated for APDW 2015 attendees only.Please book your room through the Conference Accommodation System Link to enjoy these special room rates.
Conference Accommodation System
All accommodation is booked on a first come, first served basis, based on availability. The deadline of online reservation is October 29, 2015. Reservation made on or after this date is subject to availability.
All reservation must be accompanied with full payment of total room nights. No bookings will be confirmed by the relevant hotel until full payment has been received.
Special needs concerning the hotel rooms will be well considered but not guaranteed.
All cancellations and amendments must be submitted in writing by e-mail to the Conference Secretariat.
Amendment & Cancellation Deadlines
Participant is responsible for any penalty or credit card charges that may incur from the cancellations, amendments, or refund process.
All refunds will be made within 1 month after the conference for administrative procedure.
Participant who fail to attend the Conference or have to depart early for personal reasons will not be able to claim refunds.
All cut-off dates are based on the local time (GMT+8).
The closing date for submissions to the Call for Abstracts is extended until July 31 (Fri.)!
You are welcome to take this opportunity and become a speaker in APDW2015.
Online Abstract Submission: July 31, 2015
Notification of Abstract Acceptance: September 4, 2015
Thank you very much for your support of the APDW2015.
Abstract submission is now open.
The Asian Pacific Digestive Week (APDW) 2015 is to be held on December 3-6 2015 at the Taipei International Convention Center, Taiwan. Organized by The Gastroenterological Society of Taiwan, The Digestive Endoscopy Society of Taiwan, Taiwan Surgical Society of Gastroenterology, and Taiwan Association for the Study of the Liver, is pleased to invite all experts and scholar from whole world to share the exciting and unique experience of digestive diseases with global dimension.
The theme of APDW 2015 this year is Advances in Digestive Medicine, and the Submission has been divided into 4 Areas: Gastroenterology, Liver, Endoscopy and Surgery, with more than 4 subtopics under each area, which defiantly is a golden opportunity to share your research and insights. Now please feel no hesitate and start your abstract submission!
All abstracts must be submitted in English, including the title, abstract text, author names, affiliations, figures, and graphs. Abstracts must be presented in English.
Abstract should comprise the following elements, with each beginning a new paragraph:
Title: The abstract title should be written in initial capital/lower case form, not all capital.
Authors: Authors’ names should be supplied in the surname-last format and should be in initial capital/lower case, not all capitals. Institutional affiliations should be indicated with superscript numbers following the author name.
Affiliation: All affiliations should contain institution, city and country.
Abstract text: The abstract should be as informative as possible. The abstract text for the original article should include: Background/Aims, Methods, Results and discussion, Conclusions, and should not be more than 250 words. For case reports, the abstract should include an introduction and case description. A word limit of 300 words including acknowledgement, maximum 250 words are allowed if any figures, tables, or graphs are included in the abstracts.
Tables: Tables can be included with abstracts and must be cited in the abstract text. The abstracts themselves must be in text, not table format.
Figures: All figures should be cited in text of the abstract.
APDW has established itself over the years as the largest and pre-eminent platform in the Asia-Pacific region for the exchange of ideas, continuing education, and presentation of new research in the areas of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Gastrointestinal, Endoscopy and Gastrointestinal Surgery. It will bring together participants to engage with a multi-talented and eminent faculty of key personnel from the Asia-Pacific area and beyond.
During such grand assembly, your contribution will be extremely meaningful and fruitful. The participants shall be impressed by your achievements and hospitality as they savor every moment of the event. The congress provides you with the best opportunity to network with decision makers, top researchers and practitioners, too. We cordially invite you to join us for APDW 2015. Your organization’s support and contribution will be greatly appreciated.
For enquiries on SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES and EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITIES, please contact the APDW2015 Congress Secretariat sponsorAPDW2015@gisgroup.com
Gastroenterological Society of Taiwan Contact Information
12F-4, No.50, Sec. 1, Zhong-Xiao West Rd., Taipei 10041, Taiwan