Notice for Refund

We apologize the delay of announcement of refund procedure.
We are ready to refund the registration fee via the credit card company starting from early August. We will send you an email when it is completed.

The refund will be given followed by your credit card company’s regulation, the refund date may be different due to the conditions and regulation. Please contact the support desk of your credit card company if you need to know the date of refund or more details.

In case of the following conditions, the refund may not be given via your credit card but to your bank account.

1) More than six months has passed since the payment had been made
2) Expiration of the credit card
3) Payment made by prepaid card and others
4) Cancellation of the credit card

In case you apply to the above conditions, WCES2020 Registration Desk will send you email starting from the middle of August in which we notice the procedure of refund via your bank account.
We will be sending this notice to your email address which you entered for the pre-registration. Please make sure that your email account can receive our email from “reg-wces2020[A]convention[D]co[D]jp ( Please chainge [A] to @ [D] to . )”.

Please kindly note that the refund via the bank account will take further procedure more than via the credit card. We will send you email when it is completed. Thank you for your kind understanding in advance.






  • カード決済から6ヶ月以上経過されている方
  • ご使用になられたカードの有効期限切れ
  • プリペードカード等でお支払いされた方
  • ご解約済みカードの場合

口座返金に該当される方につきましては8月中旬以降に改めてWCES2020 Registration Deskより、返金口座指定を行うためのメールをお送りいたします。

reg-wces2020[あ]convention[ど]co[ど]jp([あ] を @ に,[ど] を . に変えてください。)」からのメールを受信可能に設定していただきますようお願いいたします。


Congress Registration

Super Early Registration: December 16, 2019 (JST) – March 31, 2020 (JST)
Super Early Registration Deadline has been extended to April 30, 2020 (JST)
Early Registration: May 1, 2020 (JST) – July 15, 2020 (JST)
On-site Registration: September 8, 2020 (JST) – September 12, 2020 (JST)

Registration Fee

Super Early Early On-site
IFSES Member JPY 50,000 JPY 60,000 JPY 80,000
JSES Member JPY 40,000 JPY 50,000 JPY 70,000
JPY 60,000 JPY 70,000 JPY 90,000
Industry Staff JPY 60,000 JPY 70,000 JPY 90,000
Trainee * JPY 25,000 JPY 30,000
Medical Staff * JPY 15,000
Student Free
Person **
JPY 20,000
Trainee and Medical Staff - required to submit a proof or letter from their supervisor/advisor confirming their status to the registration desk.
“Accompanying Person” must be a spouse or a family member of the registered participants.

Registration Procedure

Super Early Registration/Early Registration
Please click the "On-line Registration" button at the bottom of this page.
On-site Registration
Please make payment at the On-site Registration Desk.

Fee Entitlement

Registration fee for Participant:

  1. Admission to all scientific sessions of WCES 2020, the 33rd JSES and ELSA 2020
  2. Admission to Exhibition
  3. Welcome Reception on September 9, 2020
  4. Program book and conference kit

Registration fee for Accompanying Person:

  1. Admission to Exhibition
  2. Welcome Reception on September 9, 2020

Accompanying persons must be a spouse or a family member of the registered participants and not admitted to scientific sessions of WCES 2020, the 33rd JSES and ELSA 2020.

Payment Method

* All payment must be made in Japanese yen.

Credit Card

American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club and JCB are acceptable.

Online Registration Flow

Profile Registration

1. Please access the online registration system through the button and enter your profile.

Login ID & Password Setup

2. URL is sent to your email address to set up Login ID and password.

Congress Registration

3. Please select your registration category and other options.


4. Please complete payment by credit card.

* Pending registration is automatically cancelled after 1 hour unless a payment is completed.

Confirmation & Receipt

5. Confirmation letter and receipt can be printed out when the payment is confirmed.


  • To change/add registration after fixing on the payment method, please click Registration No. on the menu page of the online system.
  • If you would like to confirm your member ID of JSES, please contact to the secretariat of JSES.
    E-mail: info-jses[A]convention[D]co[D]jp ( Please chainge [A] to @ [D] to . )

Confirmation / Receipt

The Confirmation Letter and Receipt can be printed out through the “On-line Registration” page, when you complete the payment.


  • The Confirmation Letter can be printed as many times as you wish by September 12, 2020 (JST).
  • The Receipt can be printed only once. Please inquire the Registration Desk if you fail to print.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation must be made to the Registration Desk by e-mail. The amount of refund will depend on the date of cancellation, as follows:
Cancellations received by July 15, 2020 (JST): JPY10,000 cancellation fee will be deducted from the refund of the Total fees.
Cancellations received on or after July 16, 2020 (JST): No refund.
Please note that all refunds will be made after the congress. Transfer costs for cancellation refunds will also be applied to participants.

On-line Registration


WCES2020 Registration Desk

E-mail: reg-wces2020[A]convention[D]co[D]jp ( Please chainge [A] to @ [D] to . )

* Registration Desk will be closed from April 29 to May 6, 2020 due to the consecutive national holidays in Japan.
Any inquires received during this period will be attended on/after May 7. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause, and thank you very much for your understanding.

Hands-on Registration

Registration for Laparoscopic Gastrectomy Animate Hands-on Lab

For Japanese
For Overseas

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Date:March 10 (WED) – 13 (SAT), 2021 Venue:PACIFICO YOKOHAMA NORTH, JAPAN
Masafumi Inomata Congress President of WCES 2020 Oita University,Masahiko Watanabe  President of JSES,Seigo Kitano Honorary President of JSES,Toshiyuki Mori Congress President of ELSA 2020 Kyorin University
Congress Secretariat

The 33rd Annual Meeting of
the Japan Society
for Endoscopic Surgery

c/o Japan Convention Services, Inc.
14F, Daido Seimei Kasumigaseki Bldg.
1-4-2 Kasumigaseki Chiyoda-ku Tokyo
100-0013 Japan
Tel: +81-3-3508-1214
Fax: +81-3-3508-1302
E-mail: wces2020[A]convention[D]co[D]jp( Please chainge [A] to @ [D] to . )