Events & Receptions

ACG SCOPY Award Ceremony & Workshop

Sunday, October 27 | 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Come join the ACG Public Relations Committee and celebrate your colleagues who will receive 2019 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 27 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm


NP/PA Attendee Reception

Sunday, October 27 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm


Women and Minorities in Gastroenterology Reception

Sunday, October 27 | 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm


Exhibit Hall Opening Welcome Reception

Sunday, October 27 | 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm


President's Address

Monday, October 28, 2019 | 9:00 am | Stars at Night Ballroom

Sunanda V. Kane, MD, MSPH, FACG, ACG President, will address attendees during the Presidential Address to mark the beginning of the ACG 2019 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.


How to Get Published: ACG Journal Editors Roundtable

Monday, October 28 | 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 28 | 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.