The first and second congress was held in Gothenburg, Sweden in 2011 and 2013 respectively. The meeting attracted a large number of speakers being important surgeons with very high reputation, as for example presidents of the ACS (American College of Surgeons), a group of leaders from RACS (Royal Australasian College of Surgeons), RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland). The participants came form 30 countries on 6 continents both times.
The congress was praised for its quality and named “Davos for Surgeons” by the participants, as it gathered main influencers on the same physical spot for several days which is unusual.
1st Surgicon Congress Program 2011
2nd Surgicon Congress Program 2013