We promote the latest research and developments in digestive health for journalists through press and media relations

UEG Week Press Centre

Press registration for UEG Week Virtual 2020 is now open!

UEG Week offers journalists an exclusive opportunity to obtain first-hand expert opinion and information on numerous digestive health issues affecting the world today.

Journalists who wish to virtually attend UEG Week 2020 should register in advance. Registration is free of charge and will provide journalists with the ability to access the Scientific Programme, wherever they are. 

In order to register, you will be required to upload a copy of your press/media credentials. In order to register, you will be required to upload a copy of your press/media credentials. Kindly note that only one registration is possible per myUEG account.

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Week Press Briefing

UEG Week Press Briefings

The congress features discussions on digestive health, focusing on new research within the field, as well as the latest advances in clinical management.

The UEG Week Virtual 2020 Press Briefing will take place prior to the congress, providing registered journalists with the opportunity to gain exclusive insight into the most exciting pieces of research being presented at the meeting. The briefing will take place at 11:00 CET on Friday, October 9, 2020. Information on the topic of the briefing will follow. 

UEG Week Barcelona 2019 Press Briefing:

Monday, October 21, 2019, 12:15 - 13:30

Press contact
Luke Paskins
  • UEG PR & Media Relations
  • The Hay Loft Balcombe Place Stables
  • RH17 6QJ Balcombe / West Sussex
  • T: +44 (0) 1444 811099

Daily Recaps

Our bite-sized highlights, especially for you! Stay tuned for our daily recaps featuring scientific content, published every evening during UEG Week. 

Media Policies

  • General information
  • Use of logo
  • Copyright of presentation material
  • Abstract embargo policy
General information

These media policies form an integral part of the press accreditation for UEG Week.

By registering as a member of the press, each press representative confirms their understanding and adherence to these policies. All media activities not explicitly mentioned below need to be negotiated at the earliest possible opportunity with the UEG Communications Agency, Spink. 

  • The Virtual Press Office is open to media representatives only.
  • All media interviews must be coordinated through the UEG PR Agency SPINK.
  • Registration is limited to a maximum of four representatives per media outlet.
  • Only one registration is possible per myUEG account. To register more than one person for UEG Week, please set up a myUEG account for each registration. 
  • Financial analysts, sales, advertising, marketing and public relations personnel may not register as media.
  • Transmissions, webcasts, videos, recordings and photos from UEG Week are not allowed to carry the UEG or UEG Week logo without UEG's prior approval.
  • Patient organisations are invited to send two representatives to attend the press briefings Please contact the UEG PR Agency SPINK.
  • UEG does not share media lists.
Use of logo

The UEG, as well as the UEG Week name and logo, is a registered trademark and the property of UEG. They cannot be used in any way, for any purpose or at any time (including, but not limited to announcements, invitations, emails, web publications, etc.) without the prior expressed written permission of UEG. This can be requested from the UEG Secretariat or the UEG PR Agency Spink.

Copyright of presentation material
  • All materials in written or illustrated form presented in the scientific programme are the intellectual property of the authors and all rights reside with them.
  • Recording without proper authorisation by the holder of rights must be considered a violation of copyrights and will be prevented by the organisers of the congress.
  • Official UEG Week images may only be used with prior authorisation of UEG or the UEG PR Agency SPINK. Use of official images in any publications (print or digital) must be accompanied by copyright reference to the official congress photographer.
Abstract embargo policy
  • Accepted abstracts are published in a supplement of the UEG Journal 
  • Accepted abstracts, with the exception of top abstracts, late-breaking abstracts and UEG press-related abstracts, are made available on the congress website approximately 3 weeks prior to the congress. Information contained in these abstracts may not be released prior to their availability on the congress website.
  • Top abstracts and late-breaking abstracts are made available on the congress website on Monday, October 12, 2020. Information contained in top abstracts and late-breaking abstracts may not be released until Monday, October 12, 2020 at 00:01 CET.
  • Information on oral presentations or late-breaking presentations must not be released until 00:01 of the day that it is being presented at the congress. 
  • Information on poster presentations must not be released until the poster exhibition opens. 
  • Violation of the embargo may result in the abstract being withdrawn from the congress.
UEG Week 2019 Impressions

UEG Week 2019 Awardees