DDW 2018

Digestive Disease Week

02 Jun 2018 - 05 Jun 2018
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Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC / United States of America

Digestive Disease Week (DDW) is the world’s largest gathering of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery and related fields, attracting thousands of physicians, researchers and academics from around the world who desire to stay up-to-date in the field, providing a forum for the exchange of groundbreaking research and clinical information in diseases of the liver and biliary tract and in liver transplantation. This will be done in a variety of formats, including plenary and parallel sessions, courses, workshops, and state-of-the-art lectures. This 4 days medical event is being organized by DDW Administration. The venue of this event is Walter E. Washington Convention Center which is located in Washington, , United States of America. The event will be held from 02 June 2018, Saturday to 05 June 2018, Tuesday. DDW 2018 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to digestive disease sector from the leading exhibitors such as anesthetics, conscious sedation, books, journals, catheters, stents, certification, recertification, diagnostic equipment, electronic health and medical records, endoscopic instruments, endoscopy repairs and resale, endoscopy systems, endoscopy video equipment, laboratory testing, nutritional products, patient education, pharmaceuticals, practice management, probiotics, medical food, professional education, recruitment, surgical equipment. The approximate number of exhibitors that will exhibit at this event is over 270. The event will accommodate approximately 102,000 square feet of exhibit space. Over 15,000 visitors are expected at this medical event. The frequency of DDW is annual.

  Address : 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW

  City : Washington, DC

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 202-249-3000

  Website : Click here for venue website

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Located in Washington, D.C., Walter E. Washington Convention Center is a 2.300.000-square-foot (210.000 square meters) facility with 198.000 square feet of flexible meeting space with a total of 77 break-out rooms that is equipped to handle events of all sizes, from small groups and break-out meetings to events for 500 to 42.000 attendees.

Organized by

DDW Administration

Address: 4930 Del Ray Avenue

City: Bethesda, MD

Country: United States of America

Phone: 301-272-0022

Fax: 301-654-3978

Email: ddwadmin[at]gastro.org


  • Sunday : 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Monday : 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday : 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Event at a glance

  Event Type International Trade Show & Conference
  Start Date 02 June 2018, Saturday
  End Date 05 June 2018, Tuesday
  Category Medical & Pharmaceutical
  Venue Walter E. Washington Convention Center
  City Washington, DC
  Country United States of America
  Organizer DDW Administration
  Web Site Click for official website
  Frequency Annual
  Visitors 15,000+
  Exhibitors 270+
  Space 102,000 square feet
  Open to Trade visitors

Past Editions

  • 06 May 2017 - 09 May 2017
    McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL
  • 21 May 2016 - 24 May 2016
    San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
  • 17 May 2015 - 19 May 2015
    Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC
  • 03 May 2014 - 06 May 2014
    McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL
  • 18 May 2013 - 21 May 2013
    Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL
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