Exhibition & Sponsorship

Major Sponsors

Strategic Educational Partner


Medtronic: Further, TogetherAs a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic improves the health and lives of millions of people each year.

Founded in 1949 as a medical repair company, we’re now among the world’s largest medical technology, services and solutions companies, employing more than 85,000 people worldwide, serving physicians, hospitals and patients in nearly 155+ countries.

Learn more at Medtronic.eu.

Gold Sponsors


Ethicon: shaping the future of surgery. Part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies

From creating the first sutures, to revolutionizing surgery with minimally invasive procedures, Ethicon has made significant contributions to surgery for nearly 60 years. Our continuing dedication to Shape the Future of Surgery is built on our commitment to help address the world’s most pressing health care issues, and improve and save more lives.

Through Ethicon’s surgical technologies and solutions including sutures, staplers, energy devices, trocars and haemostats and our commitment to treat serious medical conditions like obesity and cancer worldwide, we deliver innovation to make a life-changing impact. Learn more at www.ethicon.com

Intuitive SurgicalIntuitive Surgical®

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (Nasdaq:ISRG), headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, is the global leader in robotic-assisted, minimally invasive surgery. Intuitive Surgical develops, manufactures and markets the da Vinci® Surgical System.

Intuitive Surgical strives to make surgery more effective, less invasive and easier on surgeons, patients and their families.

Novadaq StrykerStryker

Stryker are extremely proud Gold sponsors of the ACPGBI. We share collective purpose to help improve standards, promote training and to encourage the sharing of best practice within minimal access coloproctological surgery.

Currently there is no adequate method for assessing micro circulation and perfusion of mobilised bowel. Since Stryker’s acquisition of Novadaq in 2017, we are delighted to be able to offer the market leading technology ICG solution, which allows clinically relevant real-time intra-operative assessment of the blood flow allowing only viable tissue to be selected for anastomosis.


THD UK is once again proud to support the ACPGBI 2018. THD has delivered colorectal solutions in the UK for over 12 years. We are adding Manometry, Ultrasound and High Resolution Anoscopy to the THD portfolio.

Silver Sponsor

Cook® MedicalCook Medical

In 1963, Bill Cook, worked with a surgeon to launch minimally invasive medicine. Now we continue his vision worldwide, through educational programs like Cook Vista and through technology like Biodesign© and Evolution©.

Our goal is to deliver devices that give the best outcomes to surgeons, hospitals, and patients. Learn more about us at www.cookmedical.eu.