About DDW

Recognized as one of the top 50 medical meetings by the Healthcare Convention & Exhibitors Association, Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) is the world's leading educational forum for academicians, clinicians, researchers, students and trainees working in gastroenterology, hepatology, GI endoscopy, gastrointestinal surgery and related fields.

Exceed Your Business Goals

DDW 2016 will be held at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA.

Educational Program

Saturday, May 21–Tuesday, May 24
(Held at the same facility
setting up a constant flow
of traffic through the Exhibit Hall.)

Exhibit Hall Schedule

Sunday, May 22: 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Monday, May 23: 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Tuesday, May 24: 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.

Exhibitor Move In 

Wednesday, May 18: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 19: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday, May 20: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 21: 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Exhibitor Move Out

Tuesday, May 24: 4 p.m.–8 p.m.
Wednesday, May 25: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 26: 8 a.m.–1 p.m.

 Please note dates and times are subject to change.

Meet Your Target Audience

DDW attendees fall into the following categories: physicians, educators, researchers, GI assistants, nurses, physician assistants and practice managers and many of them are key purchasing decision-makers who gather information on new products and services.

Attendee Data

Region Summary

North America vs. International 

Meet the Competition

More of your competitors market at DDW than any other GI show. Over 270 leading manufacturers, suppliers and developers of medical information and technology showcased an impressive array of gastro-related products and services at DDW 2015. View a list of 2015 exhibitors.

Gain Exposure

  • 44" x 7" two-line company identification sign.
  • 8 ft. draped back wall and 3 ft. draped side wall (corner and insides only).
  • Company listing on the DDW website, and in the Exhibit Guide, online listings, and Agenda Book distributed at show site.
  • Opportunity to book priority housing.
  • Unlimited complimentary exhibitor badges for booth personnel.

Benefits of Exhibiting

Build Your Business

Make Unique Contacts

Learn why you should exhibit at DDW 2016 by watching the video below.

Connect with Us

Follow us on Twitter at @DDWExhibits and join our LinkedIn group for updates and information. Use hashtag #DDW16 to join the conversation.