Events we thought you'd like to know about in 2023

By NZ Gastro Office | Posted: Monday January 30, 2023

The Exec would like to let members know with COVID restrictions almost non-existent anymore there are face to face meetings happening locally and around the world.

Here are the meetings the Executive Officer has been made aware of. 

NZSG Events

NZSG will be hosting several events and training courses in 2023 including:

  • Trainees' day April 27 and 28, Auckland 
  • The Hepatology Network Hui June 16, Auckland 
  • The IBD symposium 25/26 August, Hamilton 
  • Intro to Endoscopy Course in late 2023
  •  ASM 2023 to be held in Rotorua 6 to 8 December

Keep an eye out for announcements in future panui and on the news/event page of the NZSG website. 

National Event(s)

  • NZ National Intestinal Failure & Rehabilitation Service Education Day 2023, taking place in Auckland on Friday 31st of March at the NOVOTEL Auckland Airport. The programme can be found in the documents attached to this article. To register: Education Day Registration Link

Further Afield

  • Prof Jeff Evans Webinar: Can patients with unresectable BCLC B benefit from systemic therapy? Sponsored by Eisai NZ Ltd. 1st March 2023 at 7.30pm AEST, 9.30pm New Zealand time. To RSVP an find out more about the webinar please go to EISAI ( Please note the password for registration is: BCLC-BWGO
  • Climate Change Webinar Series -- March 8th – June 28, 2023. Details of the course are located here. Registration can be done using this link
  • WGO Education Asian Pacific Webinar Series on Eradication of Helicobacter Pylori - March 8th further information and to register click here

  • Digestive Disease Week May 6 to 9 Chicago IL USA Home Page - DDW
  • IDEN International Digestive Endoscopy Network 2023 June 8 to 10 Seoul Korea IDEN 2023
  • International Digestive Disease Forum 2023 June 10 and 11 Hong Kong and online IDDF 2023 (
  • BSG Live ASM 19 to 22 June ACC Liverpool England Home - BSG 2023 Live!
  • International Liver Congress June 21 to 25 Vienna Austria Meetings & Events Calendar | World Gastroenterology Organisation
  • Gastroenterological Society of Australia AGW September 8 to 9 Sydney Australia
  • World Congress of International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists, and Oncologists 9 to12 September Verona Italy IASGO – IASGO Verona 2022
  • Asian Pacific Digestive Week Dec 6 to 9 Bangkok Thailand Asian Pacific Digestive Week Federation (APDWF) (
  • Crohns and Colitis Congress 25 to 27 January 2024 Las Vegas
  • Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver March 27 to 31 2024 Kyoto Japan

Have we missed something? If you know of an event, please let April-Mae know at