Discover the programme

15th Congress of ECCO, February 12-15, 2020
Morning  Afternoon  Morning Afternoon   Morning Afternoon   Morning
18th IBD Intensive Advanced Course
Scientific programme
Poster exhibition
11th N-ECCO School
8th SciCom Workshop
Industry exhibition
  5th Basic ECCO:
EduCational COurse for Industry

Ultrasound Workshop Advanced

 Digital Oral Presentation
Sessions 1-5
D-ECCO Workshop

Digital Oral Presentation
Sessions 6-10
5th EpiCom Workshop
7th P-ECCO Educational Course
5th H-ECCO IBD Masterclass
ECCO Interaction:
Hearts & Minds
Basic Imaging Workshop

6th Y-ECCO
Basic Science Workshop
14th N-ECCO
Network Meeting

6th N-ECCO
Research Forum

9th S-ECCO
IBD Masterclass

7th ClinCom

ECCO business meetings


Scientific Programme

The scientific programme is structured around basic science, traditional medicine and clinical sessions given by some of the world's top specialists. It includes oral presentations of the best abstracts, the announcement of ECCO Fellowships and Grants and summary presentations of new ECCO Guidelines. Scientific sessions will be held Thursday to Saturday, February 13-15, 2020. No parallel sessions are scheduled. The congress registration fee includes access to all scientific sessions.

Highlights of the Scientific programme:

  • Hot debates in IBD
  • When location makes the difference
  • Reducing the burden of IBD
  • IBD out of the gut
  • Cartels in IBD
  • Milestones in clinical care
  • Basic Science: Big data research
  • IBD Horizons
  • Multidisciplinary cases
  • What have we got outside our box of drugs?
  • ECCO Lecture

Educational Programme

The educational programme of the 15th Congress of ECCO is scheduled prior to the official start of the ECCO Congress. It covers activities for ECCO's different interest groups including young gastroenterologists, surgeons, paediatricians, pathologists, IBD Nurses and allied health professionals and scientists.

Preliminary programmes of the educational programme and scientific programme are now available.
Online registration for the educational activities is now open.