Events & Receptions

ACG SCOPY Award Ceremony & Workshop

Sunday, October 7 | 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Come join the ACG Public Relations Committee and celebrate your colleagues who will receive 2018 ACG SCOPY Awards. Be inspired by a dynamic panel presentation on some of the best, most innovative and impactful community education programs to raise awareness of colorectal cancer and enjoy a cocktail reception. SCOPY is ACG’s Service Award for Colorectal Cancer Outreach, Prevention & Year-Round Excellence. Learn more

International Attendee Reception

Sunday, October 7 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

NP/PA Attendee Reception

Sunday, October 7 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

Women and Minorities in Gastroenterology Reception

Sunday, October 7 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

Exhibit Hall Opening Welcome Reception

Sunday, October 7 | 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm

President's Address

Monday, October 8, 2018 | 9:00 am | Terrace Ballroom

Irving M. Pike, MD, FACG, ACG President, will address attendees during the Presidential Address to mark the beginning of the ACG 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting. The President uses this opportunity to welcome attendees, highlight accomplishments over the past year, and bid farewell as the leadership passes on to the next President-Elect.

ACG-FDA Public Forum

Monday, October 8 | 12:45 pm - 2:15 pm

Details coming soon.

How to Get Published: ACG Journal Editors Roundtable

Monday, October 8 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

ACG’s journal editors frequently receive questions about how best to get published, how they assess submissions, and how to best format a manuscript. In this session, the editors reveal answers to the “Top 10 Questions” they receive about the publication process and share pearls of wisdom about what works – and what doesn’t work – when submitting papers for publication. If you want to start or improve your publishing career, then don’t miss this valuable opportunity to hear directly from the editors who are eager to help! Free and open to all attendees.

ACG Annual Business Meeting

Monday, October 8 | 6:00 pm

All Members and Fellows (FACG) are encouraged to attend the Annual Business Meeting where College business will be discussed and voted on.