European Congress on Obesity

Published on 21/12/2016
ECO2017, the 24th European Congress on Obesity, will take place from 17 to 20 May 2017 at the Alfândega Congress Centre in Porto, Portugal.

ECO is the most important annual scientific event on obesity in EuropeThe objectives of ECO are:

  • To provide an annual forum for the dissemination of information about research advances in the field of obesity;
  • To identify, debate and promote innovative preventive and treatment strategies to reduce the prevalence of obesity and its associated burden of diseases.

The event attracts more than 2500 participants from over 75 counties.  Participants are experts and opinion leaders in the field of obesity and its related conditions, covering a wide range of professions. The interdisciplinary nature of obesity research and education allows the programme to address key issues on obesity and its numerous co-morbidities.

To find out more about the congress please visit the website.

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