21st Asian Congress of Surgery

Call for Abstracts


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The abstract submission period has ended. Thank you for submitting your abstracts.

Please read the instructions below and click the abstract submission button on the bottom of this page to submit a new abstract or edit your previous submission.

The 21st Asian Congress of Surgery (ACS) is to be held on November 22-23 2017 at Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan. 21st ACS is hosted by the Asian Surgical Association and to be held with 79th annual congress of Japan Surgical Association (JSA).
JSA is one of the largest societies in the field of clinical surgery and attracts more than 6,000 attendees every year.
The organizing committee of 21st ACS and 79th JSA is pleased to invite all experts and scholar from whole world to share the exciting and unique experience of surgery with global dimension.
We are confident that 21st ACS definitely is a great opportunity to share your research and insights. Please submit abstracts for oral sessions and poster presentations.



1) All abstracts must be submitted via the Conference website. The abstract submitted by post, fax or e-mail is not acceptable.
2) All abstracts must be written in English, including the title, abstract text, names of the authors.
3) All presentation including poster presentations should be made in English.
4) Only winners of Best Poster awards will present their poster. Other posters will not have a presentation.


1) Abstract titles should NOT exceed 40 words.
2) Abstract titles should be typed in CAPITALS and BOLD. Do not underline titles.
3) Abstracts should NOT exceed 250 words.
4) The content of the abstract should start without an indent and should include:
i) Aim
ii) Methods
iii) Results
iv) Conclusion
5) Case report abstracts do not have to be structured abstracts.


1) You should submit abstract in the domain of either Clinical Study or Basic Science Research. The best paper of Clinical Study will be awarded the Best Clinical Study Award. The best paper of Basic Science Reserch will be awarded the Best Scientific Paper Award. The best motion picture will be awarded the Best Motion Picture Award.
2) Presenting author of the accepted abstract for award competition must be 40 years old or younger by November 23.


Abstract selection will be evaluated by the following criteria:

i) Originality
ii) Experimental Design
iii) Results/Presentation
iv) Scientific/Clinical Value


STEP1: Create My LaCool account and register main author's profile
STEP2: Log-in to My Lacool from the URL on the confirmation e-mail. Click New Submission of Papers and enter co-authors' information & abstract text.


i) Firstly, enter all the affiliations of the authors.
ii) Specify the top author's affiliation.
iii) Register co-authors' names and choose their affiliations.


Joint session:Current surgical techniques (movie preferred: operative procedure, new technique, etc.)
Joint session:Current evidence of (organ) surgery (movie not required: basic research, clinical research, case presentation, etc.)
Joint session:Surgical grand round (How I do it) in (organ) surgery (movie preferred)
Oral presentation
Poster presentation
Motion picture session
Post-graduate session (under 5 years of experience)


Thyroid and endocrine Pancreas and biliary duct
Breast Thoracic and lung
Upper GI Hernia
Heart blood vein Colorectal
Pediatric Endoscopic and robotic
Trauma and intensive care Liver and spleen


i) Enter the title of the abstract.
ii) If you are eligible for application and wish to apply, apply for awards.


i) Confirm your submission and click Registration to complete your submission.
ii) Automatic reception e-mail will be sent to the e-mail address you have registered. Contact to 21st ACS Abstract Desk if you do not receive this e-mail.


Notification of Acceptance will be sent by Email you submitted by the end of August.

Contact for Abstract Submission Support

21st ACS Abstract Desk
c/o Japan Convention Services, Inc.
14F Daido Seimei Kasumigaseki Bldg.
1-4-2, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 100-0013, Japan
TEL: 81-3-3500-5935 FAX: 81-3-3508-1755
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Office hour: 10:00 - 17:30 (JST), Monday through Friday

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Congress Secretariatc/o Japan Convention Services, Inc.

14F Daido Seimei Kasumigaseki Bldg. 1-4-2, Kasumigaseki, Chiyodaku, Tokyo, 100-0013, Japan
TEL: +81-3-3508-1214 FAX: +81-3-3508-1302 E-mail: 21acs[A]convention[D]co[D]jp (Please change [A] to @,[D] to .)