UEG Week Vienna 2016

24th UEG Week 
October 15 - 19, 2016
ACV, Vienna, Austria

Up to 13,800 participants (onsite and online) from 116 countries attended UEG Week Vienna, making this meeting another success. We are looking back at 5 intensive days of scientific advances, updates and getting together of practitioners, top scientists and everyone invested in digestive health. With over 1,300 who tuned in on UEG Week Live and participated from around the world, UEG Week Vienna truly lived up to its motto: advancing science - linking people. Günter J. Krejs received the Lifetime Achievement Award and Ernst J. Kuipers was awarded the distinguished UEG Research Prize 2016 for his future research in the field of prevention and detection of early GI cancer. 

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UEG Week key figures at a glance

UEG Week Vienna 2016 in numbers

Fact  Figure   Top Ten Attending Countries
Total number of participants 12,552 (onsite)
1,320 (online)
                             1. United Kingdom
Postgraduate Teaching participants 2,479   2. Italy
ESGENA Delegates 479   3. Germany
Press 118   4. USA
Exhibitors 2,286   5. Japan
Exhibiting companies 159   6. France
Exhibition space 4,680m²   7. Switzerland
Total abstract submissions 3,540   8. The Netherlands
Abstracts presented 2,132   9. Spain
Invited Lectures 587   10. Austria

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