European Congress on Obesity 2014 (ECO 2014)

ECO2014This year’s European Congress on Obesity will take place from 28-31 May at the National Palace of Culture, 1 Bulgaria Square. Sofia, Bulgaria. (

The congress will feature the latest research on obesity from a wide range of fields including:

  • Discovery and Integrative Science
  • Nutrition, Behaviour, Activity and Environment
  • Childhood and Lifelong Perspectives
  • Prevention, Public Health and Epidemiology
  • Clinical Management and Translation
  • Obesity as a Gateway to other Diseases

Experts from around the world will present abstracts and deliver symposia on these themes. There will be a series of press conferences to showcase the items most of interest to the media, and press releases issued throughout the congress.  A staffed media centre will be available on site to help journalists with their queries and interview requests.

Bona fide journalists may register for free at this year’s ECO congress. To request a media registration, please email [email protected]

Press releases will be issued covering each of the four days of the congress:

Weds 28 May, Thurs 29 May, Fri 30 May, Sat 31 May

Further information will be released in the days leading up to the congress

ECO2014, the 21st European Congress on Obesity

The ECO2013 Abstract Book, an official supplement of Obesity Facts, is now available online. Speaker podcasts, presentations and online ‘meet-the-expert’ sessions will be announced here in due course, so keep checking for regular updates.

It’s not too early to plan your attendance at the next ECO! ECO2014, the 21st European Congress on Obesity, will take place in the wonderful city of Sofia, Bulgaria from 28 – 31 May 2014. Visit the ECO2014 website for information and regular updates.