The ECO is the most important annual scientific event on obesity in Europe. The objectives of the ECO are:
- To provide an annual forum for the dissemination of information about research advances in the field of obesity
- To identify, debate and promote innovative preventive and treatment strategies to reduce the prevalence of obesity and its associated burden of diseases
The is truly international, attracting more than 2500 participants from over 75 counties. Participants are experts and opinion leaders in the field of obesity and its related conditions. Participants cover a wide range of professions and the interdisciplinary nature of Obesity research and education allows the programme to address key issues on Obesity and its numerous co-morbidities.