Welcome Message

Dear Colleagues,

We cordially invite you to attend the 27th Congress of the European Society for Diseases of the Esophagus, which will be held in Munich, 1st – 3rd December 2016.

We are really looking forward to an exciting program, which will include specialized sessions as well as multidisciplinary sessions covering the field of esophageal diseases oncological as well as functional and benign disorders.

For the first time, there will be a joint session together with the European chapter of the International Gastric Cancer Association focusing on all aspects of tumors of the gastro-esophageal junction.

Preceeding the scientific program you will have the opportunity to attend two pre.congress interactive workshops.

We welcome and encourage young investigators to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentations.

Munich in December is full of prechristmas spirit with local markets and of course typical Bavarian hospitality. The city can be easily reached and the venue (Holiday Inn Munich - City Centre) is conveniently located in the center of the city with direct access to the train station serving the airport and the central station.


We really look forward to welcoming you in Munich!

Professor Jörg Theisen
Congress President