CONGRESS INFORMATION

Dates
The Congress will take place from the morning of September 21 until September 24, 2019.

Official Language
Official language of the congress and of correspondence is English. There will be two way simultaneous translations in main sessions. Sessions in Turkish will be organized considering the request of the participants.

Website
Primary importance will be given to the website, on every stage pf preparation and operation of the congress, including scientific program, pre-post congress tours, links to WGO components and member societies, sections, publications and relevant material.

Continuing Medical Education Credits
The organizers will apply for the accreditation of the conference by National (TTB) and European (UEMS-EAC) CME credits, details of which will be announced in the conference website.

VENUE
THE BIGGEST CONGRESS CENTER IN ISTANBUL
Istanbul Congress Center is an international congress and event destination, boasting world-class technological infrastructure, experienced staff, and a high-quality service it offers to visitors.
Spanning an area of 120.000m2 on a total of eight floors, Istanbul Congress Center hosts social, cultural and professional events of all kinds, including but not limited to national and international congresses, conferences, symposiums, corporate meetings, fairs, exhibitions, concerts, musicals, and theater and movie premieres.

IMPORTANT DATES
Early Bird Registration Opens                    January 15, 2019
Abstract Submission Opens                       January 23, 2019
Hotel Reservation Opens                             September 15, 2018
Abstract Submission Closes                       July 14, 2019
Paper Review and Acceptance                   June, 2019
Early Bird Registration Closes                    June 30, 2019
Online Registration Closes                          September 1, 2019
Onsite Registration Opens                          September 21, 2019

CONTACT ADDRESSES
Organization Secretariat
Podgoritsa Caddesi No:1, 06610 Birlik – Cankaya,
Ankara – TURKEY
Phone: +90 312 454 0000
Fax: +90 312 454 0001
E-mail: wcog2019@flaptour.com.tr
Web: www.wcog2019.org

Scientific Secretariat

Prof. Carolina Olano, MD
E-mail: carolinaolanouruguay@gmail.com


Prof. Sedat Boyacıoğlu, MD
E-mail: dr.sedat.boyacioglu@gmail.com