Monday, May 8, 2017
6:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Presenters may upload, review and edit their presentations if needed in the Speaker Headquarters. A practice space is also available by reservation.
DDW Breakfast with-the-Experts
These are scholarly, dynamic discussions in an informal, small-group atmosphere. Breakfast is included. Additional fees may apply.
Career and Recruitment Center
7 a.m.– 6 p.m.
As part of HEALTHeCAREERS Network, it’s connected to the entire GI professional community, allowing job seekers to search for GI opportunities in all practice settings. Stop by to have your CV professionally reviewed in time for the DDW Career Fair on Monday, May 8.
7 a.m.–6 p.m.
Inquire about all of DDW’s digital platforms — the DDW mobile app, gamification, social media channels, ePosters, DDW On Demand online access, and more.
7 a.m.–6 p.m.
This showcase will display and highlight exhibitor products (both new and older products with new indications) and/or Satellite Symposia (SS) that will be held before or after DDW scientific sessions. Promotional materials for the products and invitations to SS and Product Theaters will be available for attendees to take.
ASGE Postgraduate Course
Learn how to approach common endoscopic problems, recognize pitfalls and incorporate new modalities into your clinical practice. Key features of the program include tips, tricks and worst mistakes related to GI endoscopy from renowned experts. Additional fees may apply.
Trainee and Young GI Lounge
7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
This space is dedicated to trainee and young GI attendees. Come meet and network with peers from around the world over a cup of coffee. Information will be available from each of the sponsoring societies, in addition to trainee-specific programming tips at DDW.
ASGE Learning Center
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
The ASGE Learning Center is a dynamic, interactive educational resource for DDW attendees, providing an opportunity to view educational endoscopic videos and interactive CD-ROMs, as well as attend hands-on endoscopic demonstrations.
8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
DDW features more than 400 original lecture sessions spanning across 15 tracks. View preliminary list.
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Visit 280+ exhibitors showcasing the the latest innovative products and services.
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Poster authors will present their posters from noon to 2 p.m.
AGA Poster Tours
11:45 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Subject-matter experts from AGA will help you navigate the Poster Hall by leading tours of the most significant research presented in several topics areas. Additional fees may apply.
Don't miss your opportunity to attend free ePosters tours at the new DDW 2017 ePosters Theater, located in the Poster Hall. Daily ePosters tours, curated by society experts, will highlight the latest science featured in the Poster Hall in a small, theater setting. Tour topics and dates will be announced in February.
DDW Meet-the-Investigator and Meet-the-Professor Luncheons
Participate in a scholarly, dynamic discussion in an informal, small group atmosphere. A boxed lunch is included. Additional fees may apply.
DDW Career Fair
Job seekers can advance their careers by attending the DDW Career Fair. Meet directly with employers looking for qualified candidates like you.
DDW Diversity Symposium
Jointly sponsored by all four societies, this symposium will cover career development strategies for diverse faculty in academia and practice. All attendees are welcome to attend.
DDW Diversity Reception
Immediately following the Diversity Symposium, this reception provides a networking opportunity for attendees to gather, discuss relevant issues and learn more about what each society is doing to promote diversity in GI.
ASGE Hands-On Workshops
These innovative sessions will provide an opportunity for participants to interact with expert faculty as they demonstrate various cutting edge techniques. Space is limited to 40 participants per session; register early. Additional fees may apply.