Highlights of scientific program include :
     Interactive video workshop comprising 24 surgical procedures (Oct 3)
 Continuing medical education with state of the art lectures on challenging GI problems (Oct 4)
 PG mentoring sessions (Oct 5 and 6) including a 1 day Bursary program (Oct 7) for 25 selected GI Surgery fellows from across the country
 Session on Surgical complications
 Debates, Symposia & panel discussions on common challenging GI problems
 Combined sessions with American and Japanese Societies
 ‘How I do it’ session
 State of the art lectures on use of technology and use of social media by GI Surgeons
 Landmark papers in the past year
 Original research presentation with best oral paper, video and special mention poster sessions