Young GI Network

The place to meet for gastroenterology trainees and young fellows at UEG Week.

The network is dedicated to support congress delegates below the age of 40 by providing the opportunity to network with peers and senior experts and get career tips and guidance from mentors.

Young GI Lounge

This comfortable area is the place to meet for gastroenterology trainees and young fellows at UEG Week. Form new collaborations over a cup of coffee, surf the net, charge your devices and join our activities! 

Opening hours
Saturday, October 20 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday, October 21 09:00 - 17:00
Monday, October 22 09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday, October 23 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday, October 24 09:00 - 14:00

Young GI Mentoring Programme

You will have the unique opportunity to meet in groups guided by senior expert on Monday and Tuesday (October 22-23, 2018). View UEG Week 2018 mentoring schedule and list of mentors.

This programme is restricted to young congress delegates. Registration is mandatory, remaining places can be booked onsite in the Young GI Lounge. 

Young GI Network - Let's meet!

The networking event “Let’s meet!” is another great opportunity to meet colleagues from all over the world in an informal atmosphere. Join us on Sunday, October 21, evening to mix and mingle!

This event is restricted to young congress delegates. Remaining tickets can be purchased at the congress registration counter. 

Young GI Network – Facebook live discussions

Participate in the next round of moderated Facebook live chats during #UEGWeek

Date Time Topic Featured experts Moderator
Saturday, October 20 17:00 - 18:00 Treating patients from bench to bedside Magnus Simrén Henriette Heinrich
Tuesday, October 23 17:30 - 18:30 How to improve work-life balance of doctors Carolina Ciacci, Péter Hegyi Radislav Nakov

Join our Young GI Network on Facebook and stay in contact with your new friends.


Julia Kasper
UEG Young Talent Group

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The Young Talent Group

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