Welcome Message from Congress President

Welcome to The 32nd World Congress of International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists (IASGO 2021) 
- Hybrid Congress -

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of the IASGO 2021 Organizing Congress Committee, we sincerely invite you to attend IASGO congress in a HYBRID format! The theme of the conference is “Harmony of Humanity and Technology- application of AI in GI diseases." In 2021, this congress will be held in the vibrant metropolitan city of Taipei, in Taiwan as well as online live and recorded via the IASOGO 2021 online Meeting Platform.

We invited world-class experts from medical society to industry, professions from basic research to clinical application on the newly developing field of medical artificial intelligence (AI).

Serial specific speeches will focus on the topics about the basic knowledge of medical AI, current status and application of AI on the field of Surgery, Gastroenterology, and Oncology (SGO), the impact of AI on clinical practice, and provide the environment for speakers and all attendees to discuss how we (surgeons, gastroenterologists, and oncologists) can do to mix the spirit of humanity into medical diagnosis, decision making, and treatment for patients in the brand new era of AI.

Except the main theme of artificial intelligence, we also provided special sessions of most updated immunotherapy, interventional therapy (proton, radiotherapy, RFA, PRRT, etc.), nutrition management, and early rehabilitation program for the treatment of patients with abdominal malignancy.

Furthermore, we invited well-known international experts to share their experiences, researches, and national data-base profiles on the topics of UGI, HBP, LGI, endocrine cancers, and sarcoma.

To make the opportunity for every attendee to realize the whole scope of integrated oncologic medical care, we also cooperated with societies of internal medicine and nurses to provide novel experiences on the care of common situations on oncologic patients such as hepatitis, exocrine-insufficiency, and endocrine (hyperlipidemia & DM) management, oncologic nurse care.

After three-days congress providing with the well-designed, plentiful contents of scientific program, all attendees would gain the most updated, integrated information that would be helpful for oncologic patients’ care in the future. 

Taipei is a well-developed, beautiful, clean city with convenient metro-rail transportation (MRT) system. Many of the famous sightseeing hotspots are easily reachable.

Taipei regularly tops the lists of the most livable city because of its fantastic culture, amazing sightseeing, and delicious local Taiwan cuisines.

It’s time to connect boundless virtually! Please sign up to join IASGO 2021 HYBRID MEETING to share your academic opinions, make friends with international experts, and exchange experience and researches of the advancement development!
Sincerely yours,

Ming-Tsan Lin, MD, PhD, EMBA
Congress President of IASGO 2021 at Taipei