In-person Networking

On-site networking? Your wish is our command. 

Get networking on-site in Copenhagen!

We are delighted to provide our in-person UEG Week delegates with a wide array of exciting opportunities to meet, network, engage, and truly sit down together to reconnect or perhaps connect for the first time! 

We give you many possibilities to bring your online myUEG Community relationships into real life by meeting face-to-face with other myUEG Associates and myUEG Young GI Associates alike!

Make sure to utilise My Connect (UEG’s free, exclusive and secure networking feature for searching and linking with international digestive health professionals) prior to UEG Week. Join the UEG Week Copenhagen delegates group to further develop your connections and meet in-person at the congress. 



Networking UEG Week

myUEG Community Area 

This is your area, myUEG Community! Be sure to take advantage of all our in-person offerings. We have dedicated areas specifically for Women in GI and Young GIs available throughout the entirety of UEG Week.

Meet UEG, Member societies, other associations, and patient organisations! We are truly all part of the same myUEG Community, and now is your chance to embrace the opportunity to connect and relate to those within the vast and diverse field of digestive health.

Learn from Leaders

The importance of making face-to-face connections and sharing experiences cannot be understated in terms of both your professional and personal advancement

At UEG Week, we’re here to help you get the best tips from the experts. Now is your time, myUEG Community – let’s connect and learn! 

Meet and link with experts, awardees, volunteers, editors, role models, and both UEG Talks and UEG Journal Podcast hosts in the myUEG Community Area! Discover how to make the most of your first UEG Week experience, how to get European funding for your research, how to write a good paper and so much more. We encourage you to make new, essential connections in a dynamic yet comfortable atmosphere! Everyone involved is directly available for you to chat with and provide the opportunity for you to finally raise the questions you’ve always wanted to ask. Get the chance to interact in-person and in a supportive environment with worldwide leaders in their fields! 

Meet us without registration in the myUEG Community Area!

Saturday, October 14

12:30 – 13:00 

How to make the most of your first UEG Week experience
Viktor Domislovic, Georgiana Gilca-Blanariu

First-time UEG Week attendees get valuable tips on how to find their way around the congress and what highlights should not be missed.

Sunday, October 15

12:30 – 13:00 

How to write a good paper
Claudia Campani, Anthea Pisani, Anna Burelli, Joost Drenth, & other UEG Journal editors

Learn what to look out for in scientific publishing in this interactive quiz.

15:00 – 15:30 

How to make the most of your first UEG Week experience
Alia Hadefi, Georgiana Gilca-Blanariu

First-time UEG Week attendees get valuable tips on how to find their way around the congress and what highlights should not be missed.

16:30 – 17:00 

@UEGJournal Tweet-up
Daniel Keszthelyi, Lumir Kunovsky, Joost Drenth, & other UEG Journal editors

Meet fellow Twitter users passionate about UEG Journal and digestive health in-person. 

Monday, October 16

12:30 – 13:00 

How to get European funding for your research 
Matthias Löhr, Tamara Matysiak Budnik

Engage in a conversation with top European GI researchers and receive valuable tips and guidance on applying for EU grants.

14:00 – 14:30 

How to get the UEG Research Fellowship
Lucas Wauters, Silvio Danese

Chat with previous UEG Research Fellowship awardees and gain valuable tips and insights for your own future application.

15:30 – 16:00 

How to expand your professional network with My Connect
Shimaa Afify, Edyta Tulewicz-Marti, Georgiana Gilca-Blanariu

Be part of our interactive quiz that helps you use My Connect to level up your professional networking. 

Tuesday, October 17

09:30 – 10:00

Beyond the mic: Interactive insights with UEG's podcast hosts 
Egle Dieninyte, Haluk Tarik Kani, Pradeep Mundre, Ahsen Ustaoglu

Join the conversation with hosts of our podcasts "UEG Talks” and “UEG Journal Podcast”. 

Can't wait until UEG Week to connect with international digestive health professionals? Simple. Use My Connect, UEG’s exclusive and secure online networking feature, today!

Young GI Mentoring

Strengthening and supporting the future of digestive health is essential in the eyes of our organisation! 

Take the unique opportunity to meet in groups guided by senior experts. You can join the mentoring programme on Sunday or Monday from 9:30 – 10:00 and 12:30 – 13:30. Attendance during both timeslots is mandatory.

Registration is closed and all sessions are fully booked.

Young GI Mentoring

The UEG Night

Festivities, elation & celebration!

We cordially invite you to this year's special event "The UEG Night", being held in the Wallmans Circus Building in Copenhagen. Let’s come together on the occasion of UEG Week 2023 to celebrate our years of exceptional science as one myUEG Community!

Date: Monday, October 16, 2023
Time: 19:30 CEST
Address: Wallmans Circus Building, Jernbanegade 8, 1608 Copenhagen, Denmark
Fee: € 70 (incl. VAT)

The evening's format is a dinner party, including a show and a multitude of networking opportunities! Our dress code for the evening is festive attire. There are no additional fees, as all food and beverages are included within the set ticket price.

Event attendance is exclusively available for myUEG Associates.
(Not yet an Associate? Become one today.)

The event is sold out. 

Let’s Meet

Afterwork for Young GI Associates

We are thrilled to announce that Let’s Meet – the networking event dedicated to young congress delegates – is back!

The event is another great opportunity to meet peers from all over the world in an informal atmosphere. Join us to mix and mingle at Kolme!

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2023
Time: 20:00 CEST
Location: Nyropsgade 41, 1602 Copenhagen, Denmark
Fee: € 20 (incl. VAT)

This event is restricted to myUEG Young GI Associates who are registered for UEG Week. The fee includes 2 drinks. The cash desk will be open until 23:00. The spots are limited, so please arrive on time. Note that you can only pay with credit or with debit card and must show a proof of your congress registration (badge or confirmation email).

Association Management
Julia Kasper