SAGES Presenter Information

Congratulations to all abstract and invited faculty presenters who will be presenting at the SAGES 2018 Annual Meeting. The meeting will be held April 11-14, 2018 in Seattle, WA.

Below are all the relevant information pertaining to all types of presentations. Please note all deadlines. All instructions apply to all Scientific Session and Emerging Technology Session presentations, unless otherwise noted.

New:  All PowerPoint Presentations must be in 16:9 (widescreen).

PODIUM PRESENTERS (Oral, Video and Invited Faculty Presentations)

2018 Audio Visual Specifications: The SAGES 2018 audio visual specifications can be downloaded via the following link:

2018 AV Rules

2018 Presentation Guide: Instructions for presenting and preparing PowerPoint presentations can be downloaded via the following link:

2018 Speaker Guide

Disclosure Required: All presenters will be required to include a disclosure slide to be shown in the beginning of their presentation. In addition to the disclosure slide, presenters are asked use generic and objective terms when referring to both devices and/or proprietary technology throughout their presentations. You may use the following sample disclosure slide for your presentation:

Disclosure Slide Template

More information will be available soon…

If you have any abstracts-related questions, please contact the SAGES office at 310-437-0544 x118 or email: