ECO2017, the 24th European Congress on Obesity, will take place in the wonderful city of Porto, Portugal. The meeting will take place from 17 to 20 May 2017 at the Alfândega Congress Centre, a former Customs House located in Porto’s historic city centre. The Alfândega Congress Centre was awarded “Best Meetings and Conference Centre – Europe 2014” by Business Destinations, which makes it an ideal host for ECO2017. We look forward to welcoming you to Porto in 2017.
Poster number and presentation schedule available here – ECO2017 Posters by track
There will be two separate poster networking receptions, as follows:
- Thursday 18th May: “Basic and Experimental Science” and “Health, Behaviour and Environment”
- Friday, 19th May: “Childhood Obesity” and “Management and Intervention”
Posters should be mounted from 14.00 on Wednesday 17th May 2017, Posters should be removed by 19.00 on Friday 19th May 2017. Posters not removed by this time will be discarded.
Delegate Evening at Ferreira wine cellars, 19th May
Join us to celebrate ECO2017 in a beautiful venue symbolising the trademark of the city of Oporto: Port wine. Located in the historic area of Gaia, near the River Douro, the Ferreira wine cellars have a lovely event area.
Founded by a family of winemakers from the Douro in 1751, Ferreira possesses a rich tradition and a prominent role in the history of Porto wine. With the name of the emblematic figure D. Antónia Adelaide Ferreira, the Casa Ferreirinha, developed by Paul Wolf, is a unique contemporary facility for with traditional style, integrated in a wine cellar with over 200 years history of port craftsmanship.
The price per person for this special evening which includes a welcome drink, a 3 courses set menu and drinks is € 75,00
Bookings can be made via the registration form. If you are already registered you have only to sign in to add this service to your registration.
The delegate evening is organised by our local partner, Abreu
TAP Flight Discounts
TAP Portugal is the Official Carrier of ECO 2017, please view the conditions for access to TAP discounts.
The discounts offered are the following:
- 10% in economy class
- 20% in business class