A-Z Sponsors and Exhibitors

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ALSGBI the UK & Ireland’s No. 1 Professional Association in the field of Laparoscopic Surgery. Visit us to learn about LapPass – The Laparoscopic Passport for Surgical Trainees.

Applied Medical - A New Generation Medical Device Company

Applied Medical

Applied Medical is dedicated to providing innovative products that improve patient outcomes and enable the advancement of minimally invasive surgery. As a new generation medical device company, Applied is equally committed to improving the affordability of high-quality healthcare.

Ardmore Healthcare

Ardmore Healthcare Ltd

The market leader in the distribution of LGI and UGI manometry, pH/impedance testing, plus the new Mui Barostat and Capsocam small bowel capsule.



Aquilant, is a leading provider of specialist healthcare and scientific products and services providing out-sourced sales, marketing and distribution for the medical and scientific sectors. Aquilant provides surgical products, and product training and support to  professionals carrying out surgical procedures.

Bard Davol Inc. Technology, Technique, Training, Trust

Bard Ltd

Market leader in soft tissue reconstruction, delivering a line of prosthetics, biologic implants and fixation systems to complement innovative techniques for inguinal, ventral and other hernia procedures.



BDRF is the charitable arm of the ACPGBI that funds research in bowel disease. Bowel cancer, Crohn’s, colitis and a myriad of bowel conditions are covered by our research, which aims to improve treatments and work towards a cure.

BiSTC - Birmingham Surgical Trials Consortium


Birmingham Surgical Trials Consortium. Our mission is to deliver research across the spectrum from discovery to translation, with clinical need driving basic research and fundamental mechanistic discovery.

 BK Ultrasound - powered by analogic

BK Ultrasound

BK Ultrasound will be exhibiting their imaging solutions for the pelvic floor, laparoscopic and open operative surgery. Our new technology processing gives increased image quality and better visualization at all tissue depths.

 BCI Bowel Cancer Intelligence

Bowel Cancer Intelligence UK

Bowel Cancer Intelligence UK (BCI UK) is a research collaboration led by the University of Leeds. We are creating a research repository containing data from across the bowel cancer pathway.

Bowel Cancer UK

We are the UK’s leading bowel cancer research charity. We are determined to save lives and improve the quality of life for all those affected by bowel cancer.

BridgeMaster MedicalLeaf Medical - Swift, Safe, Supportive

BridgeMaster Medical

BridgeMaster Medical act as the ‘bridge’ between: design, development, manufacture and distribution of disposable products into Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Coloproctology departments for practitioners worldwide.

CJ Medical - Innovators, Educators, Facilitators

CJ Medical Ltd

Specialising in surgical and medical devices, CJ Medical is committed to facilitating and promoting innovative technologies supported by education. Exclusive UK distributors of HALO Trilogy, Secca, The Comfort Drain and ABRA® Abdominal Wall Closure system.


Coloplast Ltd

Coloplast is a leading manufacturer of stoma and continence care products, with well-known brands such as Sensura Mio, Speedicath and Peristeen.

Colorectal Therapies HTC

Research and funding opportunities relevant to the prevention and treatment of colorectal disease, in collaboration with engineering, nanotechnology and biosensing experts.

Colostomy Association

Colostomy Association

The Colostomy Association is a national charity that provides support, reassurance and practical advice to anyone who has or is about to have a colostomy in the UK.



ConMed are a worldwide organisation specialising in the development and supply of high quality surgical products for enhanced patient care. Visit www.conmed.com to discover our latest developments in Minimally Invasive Surgery.

Cook® Medical

Silver Sponsor

Cook Medical

A global pioneer in medical breakthroughs, Cook Medical is committed to creating effective solutions that benefit millions of patients worldwide. Learn more about us at www.cookmedical.eu

Crohns and Colitis UK - Fighting Inflammatory Bowel Disease Together

Crohn’s and Colitis UK

The leading UK charity providing information & support, campaigning to improve services and funding vital research for the 300,000 people whose lives are affected by Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Dendrite Clinical Systems Ltd

Dendrite Clinical Systems

Dendrite Clinical Systems is a specialist supplier of clinical databases, analysis software and consultancy services for hospitals, National and International registries.

Elemental Healthcare

Elemental Healthcare Ltd

Elemental Healthcare is a leading distributor providing innovation in colorectal surgery. Latest technologies include Pinpoint Laparoscopic Fluorescence Imaging as well as Cellis Acelluar Dermal Matrix for reconstruction.

Ethicon: part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies - Shaping the future of surgery

Gold Sponsor


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

EUSA Pharma

EUSA Pharma

EUSA Pharma is a newly formed specialty pharmaceutical company headquartered in the UK which supplies medicines and medical devices worldwide. Collatamp®, is a lyophilized collagen implant impregnated with the aminoglycoside antibiotic gentamicin. Collatamp® is indicated for local haemostasis of capillary, parenchymatous and seeping haemorrhages in areas with a high risk of infection.



eXroid for haemorrhoids: eXroid is introducing a NICE-approved outpatient treatment which removes all four grades of haemorrhoids with minimal complications and patient discomfort.

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Ltd

F&P HumiGard™ delivers warmed, humidified CO2 during laparoscopic and open surgery. A recent NHS audit has suggested that HumiGard™ prevents SSI’s during colorectal surgery.



Visit us on stand 13 and experience the only compact circular stapler with extended anvil shaft, perfectly designed for ultra-low anterior resection and TaTME.

HC21 Healthcare


Healthcare 21, established 2003 is the exclusive UK distributor for STRATTICE™, LifeCell’s regenerative ADM, PREVENA™, Acelity’s Incision Management Device and ABTHERA™ Acelity’s temporary abdomen closure system.

IA® The ileostomy & internal pouch Support Group - Listen, Inform, Support


IA is a national patient support group run by and for people with ileostomies and internal pouches, their families, friends and carers. IA aims to help them return to a full and active life after surgery and works hard to challenge the fear and misconceptions that surround bowel disease surgery.

Intuitive Surgical®

Gold Sponsor

Intuitive Surgical

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. is the global technology leader in minimally invasive robotic-assisted surgery. The company’s da Vinci® Surgical System enables surgeons to operate minimally invasively and features a 3D HD vision system and tiny wristed instruments. As a result, da Vinci enables surgeons to operate with enhanced vision, precision and control.

Storz - Karl Storz - Endoskope

Karl Storz Endoscopy (UK) Ltd

As a wholly owned subsidiary, Karl Storz Endoscopy (UK) Ltd provides endoscopic solutions with products, services, training and education to promote Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS).



Kebomed UK is delighted to be participating at this years ACPGBI. With our business partners DynaMesh FEG , we will be exhibiting the only mesh in the world designed for treatment and prevention of para-stomal hernias. In addition we will be exhibiting our SafeAir,electro-surgical smoke evacuation pencil.

Kimal: delivering healthcare innovation

Kimal PLC

With over 50 years’ experience in delivering product solutions, Kimal have significant expertise in providing customised procedure packs and aligned laparoscopic devices. Our experience, comprehensive Pack+ range and tailored customer support allows us to create a truly bespoke solution.

MacGregor Healthcare Ltd

MacGregor Healthcare Ltd

MacGregor Healthcare Ltd is focused on providing quality products at cost effective pricing that meet the needs of both healthcare professionals and patients.

Medtronic: Further, Together

Platinum Sponsor


As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic improves the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.eu.



Mölnlycke is a world-leading medical solutions company. Our purpose is to advance performance and equip everybody in healthcare with solutions to achieve the best outcomes.


Norgine Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Norgine is a European specialist pharmaceutical company established for over 100 years. Norgine provides expertise and ‘know how’ in Europe to develop, manufacture and market products that offer real value to healthcare professionals, payers and patients.

Olympus - Your Vision, Our Future


Olympus has stood for pioneering spirit and innovation for more than 90 years and is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of innovative optical and digital equipment.

Promed - Technology For Life


The Biolitec Leonardo® is a compact two wavelength laser system offering minimal invasive treatments for the management of fistulas, hemorrhoid and pilonidal sinus problems.

Purple Surgical

Purple Surgical is a leading independent British manufacturer of high quality, cost-effective single-use surgical instrumentation and devices, partnering with global healthcare providers for positive patient outcomes.

Raise Healthcare

Raise Healthcare

Raise Healthcare is an exclusive distributor for a range of Biologic meshes for UK market. Manufactured in Germany, our products include, EGIS – non-cross-linked biologic mesh from porcine dermis, and Pressfit – innovative anal fistula plug made of non-cross-linked ADM.

Renew Inserts

Renew Medical

Renew Medical aims to improve the quality of life and restore the dignity of people suffering from Accidental Bowel Leakage. The Renew Insert is a soft silicone device worn internally, giving patients the confidence to manage their ABL.

Bowa Lotus

SRA Developments Ltd

SRA Developments Ltd is the UK designer and manufacturer of Lotus, the world’s only torsional ultrasonic scalpel. Along with our parent company BOWA which has its own division specialising in electro surgery products we can now deliver a comprehensive “one stop shop” solution for all your energy device needs.

St Marks Academic Institute

St Mark’s Academic Institute

We are committed to research, training and education in all aspects of intestinal and colorectal disorders. Our academic calendar grows year by year with courses available for consultants, trainees, nurses and other related specialists.


Gold Sponsor


Stryker ‘Visualisation’ and ‘Communications’ are complimentary units of our Endoscopy division, offering innovative technologies to help you deliver, manage and distinguish anatomy in Minimally Invasive Surgery. Stryker Visualisation enables end users to distinguish anatomy across a range of coloproctological procedures, whilst providing a simple yet highly personalised experience; we help you to see and do more. The Stryker Communication portfolio presents a very unique single vendor solution in the form of integrated theatres (iSuite), Operating Tables and Theatre Lights.



SynMed: specialist suppliers of diagnostic and therapeutic gastroenterology equipment to the medical profession. Visit the website for our full product range: www.synmed.co.uk



Teleflex is a leading global provider of specialty medical devices used for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Our mission is to provide solutions that enable healthcare providers to improve outcomes and enhance patient and provider safety.


Gold Sponsor


THD are delighted to add Manometry, Ultrasound and High Resolution Anoscopy to the THD portfolio in 2017. This is part of our commitment to advance patient options in the Healthcare market. Please contact us on the stand for further product details as well as our new programme of dedicated training courses.



Wiley, a global company, helps people and organizations develop the skills and knowledge they need to succeed.

wisepress.com: your medical bookshop


Wisepress.com, Europe’s leading conference bookseller, has a complete range of books and journals relevant to the themes of the meeting. Follow us on Twitter @WisepressBooks.

York Medical Technologies

York Medical Technologies

York Medical Technologies’ specialist products include Eight Medical HIPEC Perfusion, Thompson Retractors, Genicon Single-Use Laparoscopic Instruments, and Reusable Instruments from brands such as Medicon, Laparotech & Dufner.