Tokyo will host the 18th World Congress for Esophageal Diseases at the Keio Plaza Hotel on September 26 – 28, 2022.
The International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus (ISDE) was founded by Dr. Kōmei Nakayama in 1979, and the first ISDE World Congress was held in Tokyo in 1980. The return of the ISDE World Congress to Tokyo in 2022 will mark a significant milestone for Asia, providing numerous benefits for up- and-coming esophageal professionals in the region.
The ISDE 2022 World Congress will be attended by an expected 1,100 delegates from over 40 countries. The ISDE 2010 World Congress was attended by 800 people , making it the second largest conference for ISDE at the time.
On the occasion of the event, the Japan Esophageal Society (JES) will also host its Annual Meeting. The JES currently has over 2,800 members, of which about 1,200 usually attend the Annual Meeting. ISDE 2022 World Congress will be a perfect opportunity for medical professionals in Japan to study the latest trend in the field as well as communicate with professionals from around the world.