It gives me great pleasure to invite you to the 28th Annual Conference of Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology (IASGCON 2018). The conference is being organised in the serene city of Chandigarh from October 3rd to 6th, 2018. The bursary program will be on 7th October 2018. The Organizing Committee - Prof Gurpreet Singh, Prof GR Verma and Prof Rajesh Gupta, the IASG Executive committee and the Scientific and Education committees - are working towards an interesting, informative and educative program useful to both traineesand established practicing GI Surgeons. We hope to make the event a pleasant and memorable onefor you.