How to contribute

In addition to the aforementioned initiatives accessible with your ECCO Corporate Membership, we offer our Corporate Members the following unique sponsor options in the scope of ECCO’s scientific and educational activities:

Activities at the Annual ECCO Congress

The Annual ECCO Congress offers a wide range of options for sponsorship:

  • Exhibition space for the technical exhibition of the congress (reduced rates for Corporate Members)
  • Satellite symposia during the Scientific Programme (preferential treatment for Corporate Members in the allocation process of satellite symposium slots)
  • Satellite symposia & Sponsorship packages for the Educational Programme – the following activities may be supported:

    • 4rd ECCO-ESGAR Basic Imaging Workshop
    • 6th Basic ECCO: EduCational COurse for Industry
    • 7th D-ECCO Workshop
    • 7th H-ECCO IBD Masterclass
    • 8th Y-ECCO Basic Science Workshop
    • 9th ECCO-ESGAR Ultrasound Workshop - Advanced
    • 9th P-ECCO Educational Course
    • 10th SciCom Workshop
    • 11th S-ECCO IBD Masterclass
    • 13th N-ECCO School
    • 16th N-ECCO Network Meeting
    • 7th N-ECCO Research Forum
    • 20th IBD Intensive Course for Trainees
    • 6th EpiCom Workshop
    • 2nd ECCO Postgraduate Course in IBD
    • 8th ClinCom Workshop

Numerous other sponsorship options

At the annual congress companies can select from several advertising options such as advertisements in the congress programme, lanyards, congress bags, congress bag inserts, web banners, internet lounge, directional signage, onsite branding options etc.

Why sponsor?

  • You can reach a broad audience of IBD experts
  • You can meet the purchasing decision makers
  • You can make use of the professional congress organisation


  • Differing from sponsor items and size of booked exhibition space

The degree of acknowledgement at the ECCO Congress will be according to the sponsor items.

To reach the ECCO Industry Webshop, please click here.

Activities throughout the year

ECCO Educational Workshops

The ECCO Educational Workshops offer national industry the opportunity to be present with a table top presentation in front of a workshop meeting room promoting their pharmaceutical products/company.

Why sponsor?

  • Acknowledgement as exhibitor at the workshop on the ECCO Website
  • Direct networking possibilities with participants, ECCO faculty and local speakers
  • Visibility via a company presentation on the USB drives handed to every single participant


  • Upon request at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

ECCO Fellowships, Grants, Travel Awards*

ECCO Fellowships, Grants and Travel Awards are designed to encourage young physicians in their career and to promote innovative scientific research in IBD in Europe.

Why support?

  • Grants give the supporting company the opportunity to choose the focus of the research from a list of broader topics identified by ECCO 
  • Acknowledgement as sole supporting company of the sponsored fellowship/s or grant/s or travel award/s on all correspondence relating to this/these
  • Acknowledgement on the ECCO Website on the ECCO Fellowship, Grants, Travel Awards page
  • Acknowledgement at the award ceremony of the fellowship/s or grant/s or travel award/s at the ECCO Congress
  • Acknowledgement on the certificate for the awarded candidate/s
  • Receive access to the list of recipient/-s of the fellowship/s

Award amount

  • EUR 60,000.– per ECCO Fellowship.
    ECCO offers up to two fellowships per year.
  • EUR 80,000.– per ECCO Grant.
    ECCO offers up to a maximum of twelve grants per year.
  • EUR 1,500.– per ECCO Travel Award.
    ECCO offers up to a maximum of five travel awards per year.

*The COVID-19 pandemic might have an effect on awards and grants for 2021. For updates please visit

Publications – JCC & ECCO News & ECCO Website

Advertisements can be displayed in JCC and ECCO News.

Why advertise?

  • Visibility of your company through an advertisement in JCC – Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis and/or ECCO News
  • Multi-issue discounts might be available upon request
  • Distribution to a wide and targeted readership of gastroenterologists throughout Europe and beyond


  • ECCO News: Upon request This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • JCC:Please contact Oxford University Press

    Joshua Gutierrez, Advertising & Corporate Sales manager at Oxford University Press (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    Anna Mackellar, Advertising Sales Administrator (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

ECCO Website

  • Web banners can be placed on the ECCO Website or the current ECCO Congress Website.

Why advertise?

  • Awareness creation among a targeted audience
  • Affiliation with the ECCO Brand as banners are incorporated  into the “frame” of the ECCO Website


  • Upon request

For detailed information and rates, please check the Industry Webshop or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..