BSG Annual Meeting 2018
We are delighted to announce that the British Society of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting 2018 will take place from Monday 4 – Thursday 7 June 2018 at ACC Liverpool.
We have an exciting programme planned for 2018. The scientific programme kicks off on Monday 4 June with the Gastroenterology Masterclass, which will host world renowned speakers from the UK and abroad providing cutting-edge updates and interactive sessions on “What to do when the evidence is unclear”. The main scientific programme (Tuesday 5 June – Thursday 7 June) will include basic science and clinical symposia, state-of-the-art lectures, clinical updates and grand rounds.
The industry exhibition will host moderated poster rounds and will see the return of the Endoscopy Village. You will be able to practice your skills on simulators, models, watch demonstrations, try out new technologies and discuss with leading trainers and experts how to perfect your endoscopic technique.
2018 will see the return of Live Endoscopy at the BSG on Thursday 7 June with leading experts providing diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy cases broadcast live from a UK hospital site.
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From the south...
Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.
ACC Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to ACC Liverpool. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.
Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...
A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of ACC Liverpool.
Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to ACC Liverpool.
The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to ACC Liverpool. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.
For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk
From the North...
Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront.
From the South...
Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront.
There is onsite parking and plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.
- Merseytravel (rail, ferry and bus timetables)
- Liverpool John Lennon Airport
- Manchester Airport
- Visit Liverpool (Tourism website)
- Virgin Trains (mainline services from Liverpool Lime Street)
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