General Information

The ASGBI International Surgical Congress is a three day educational scientific conference, consisting of lectures, symposia, educational sessions and oral and electronic delegate presentations.

It will take place on Wednesday 9th to Friday 11th May 2018 at the ACC Liverpool. A state-of-the-art Industry Exhibition will be held for the duration of the meeting in Hall 2.

For the fifth year in a row, the Congress will be a paperless event, supported by a bespoke Congress app. Please make sure to bring your tablet or smart phone as all information pertaining to the event will only be available online.


All general enquiries relating to the Congress and the Scientific Programme should be directed to:

Vicki Grant, Communications and Events Manager

Tel: +44 (0) 207 304 4772


All general enquiries relating to Abstract Submission and Registration should be directed to:

Carol McNair, Membership & Systems Manager

Tel: +44 (0) 207 304 4778


Industry Exhibition

The Industry Exhibition will be held throughout the Congress, in Hall 2, and will open at 10.00 on Wednesday 9th May and close at 14.00 on Friday 11th May 2018. The Exhibition will feature a diverse range of commercial stands and exhibitors together with Catering and ePosters.

All queries relating to the Industry Exhibition or opportunities for commercial sponsorship should be referred to:

Jillian Hart, Industry Liason Manager


ASGBI Sponsors and Corporate Patrons