The OESO Newsletter – August 2018
to all members of OESO
15th OESO World Conference
Beijing│November 7-8-9, 2019
Presidents: Jie He (China) – John O. Clarke (USA)
Secretaries: You-Sheng Mao (China) – Wen-Qiang Wei (China)
活动主席：赫捷（中国）– John O. Clarke (美国)
Following the Platform of Excellence in Esophagology,
launched last April 26 by OESO in cooperation with Stanford University,
Inter-University Multidisciplinary Platform
OESO announces its 15th World Conference:
It will be held on November 7-8-9, 2019, in Beijing.
Presidents: Jie He (Beijing) – John O. Clarke (Stanford)
Secretaries: You-Sheng Mao (Beijing) – Wen-Qiang Wei (Beijing) – Dan Azagury (Stanford)
The spectrum of Dysphagia
In cooperation with OESO, 6 major Chinese Societies will lend their contribution
to the program:
The tradition of the OESO congresses will be enriched with a new format
However, to avoid the dispersion of participants in a large number of rooms
(5, and sometimes 6 during previous congresses) having them to make difficult
choices, the 15th OESO Conference will include the following significant changes:
At the end of each session, the attendees will have the opportunity to put questions
to the speakers on their smartphones with the help of a special application.
Replies to these questions will be given in two, innovative one hour slots:
a Lunch session and a Tea session in the afternoon.
Other Rooms will be devoted to specialized Symposia in various disciplines,
Controversies, Reports from Pilot Centers of the Platform, and Oral communications.
Special attention will be lent to interactive Abstract sessions
which will represent a privileged opportunity for international,
The Stanford and Beijing teams, already cooperating, have begun to constitute
the Committees that will be responsible for a scientific program which promises
to be of exceptional interest.
The twelve winners of the Abstract competition at the 2017 Geneva Conference
will be guests of the OESO 15th congress in Beijing.
They are kindly asked to forward their latest contact details.
Further information will be provided as the program progresses.We ask you to reserve these dates: Beijing, November 2019:Thursday 7 – Friday 8 – Saturday 9Wednesday 6 (Pre-Congress Courses)
And do not hesitate to ask us any questions you may think appropriate.
Founder – Deputy Executive Director of OESO