Diamond Plus

Carlos Robles M.

Director Pentax Training Center

 Open Enrollment 

Most important Scientific Conferences of the South Pacific

Two Hands On workshops and an endoscopy course with last generation live case transmissions, where you will learn how to place the Gastric Balloon, how to use the Halo System, how to place Ovesco clips, and other advanced techniques; a motility course, directed by Dr. Hannah Pitanga, Deputy Director of IECED; a pediatric gastro course; and several modules on digestive and hepatic diseases, will be part of the novelties of the 3rd International Congress of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy of the South Pacific & the 9th Live Endoscopy Course of IECED 2020, organized by the Institute of Digestive Diseases (IECED) and the Pentax Training Center Ecuador.

Directed at:

Gastroenterologists, endoscopists, digestive surgeons, as well as postgraduates, medical students and professionals related to the branch.


It will take place on August  28, 29  and 30  2020, at the Sheraton Hotel Guayaquil - Ecuador.

State-of-the-art Technology and Technological Advances

In endoscopic procedures, they are the highlight of these days that annually "paralyze" the activities of the doctors, national and foreign, who meet in such a great event. 

As expected, in order to provide a high level of education during the conference, the best and most emblematic doctors at an international level have been selected. So far, they have already confirmed their participation:


  • Paul Fockens, MD (Netherlands)

  • Shyam Varadarajulu, MD (USA)

  • Saowanee Ngamruengphong, MD (USA)

  • John Pandolfino, MD (USA)

  • Amrita Sethi, MD (USA)

  • Clifton Huang, MD (USA)

  • Alberto Baptista, MD (Venezuela)

  • Eduardo De Moura, MD (Brazil)

  • Diogo Moura, MD (Brazil)

  • Flavio Feitosa, MD (Brazil)

  • Thais Guaraná, MD (Brazil)

  • Paula Peruzzi, MD (Brazil)

  • Jorge Olmos, MD (Argentina)

  • Juan Chirinos, MD (Peru)

  • Victor Maciel, MD (Mexico)

  • Jesus Valenzuela, MD (Mexico)

  • Yaicira Guillén, MD (Venezuela/Ecuador)

  • Francisco Nevárez, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Mario Vargas, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Javier Carrillo, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Carlos Cifuentes, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Irene Alvarado, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Francisco Abarca R., MD (Guayaquil)

  • Carlos Robles-Medranda, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Hannah Pitanga, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Juan Manuel Alcívar, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Haydee Alvarado, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Raquel del Valle, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Javier Mora, MD (Guayaquil)


  • Francisco Abarca, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Miguel Soria, MD (Guayaquil)

  • William Zurita, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Alexandra Salvador, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Guido Aguilera, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Rogelio Morales, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Adrián Rubinof, MD (Portoviejo/Argentina)

  • Anny Terán, MD (Portoviejo)

  • Vilma Rodríguez, MD (Portoviejo)

  • Monserrate Largacha, MD (Portoviejo)

  • Martha Fernández, MD (Portoviejo)

  • Gustavo Toala, MD 


  • Marco Luna Espinel, MD (Quito)

  • Vicente Peñaherrera, MD (Quito)

  • Ramiro Coello, MD (Quito)

  • Gustavo Ayala, MD (Quito)

  • Ricardo Chong, MD (Quito)

  • Carlos Robles- Jara, MD (Portoviejo)

  • Juan Pablo Coello, MD (Guayaquil)

  • Armando Campos, MD (Guayaquil)

  • David Andrade, MD (Cuenca)

  • Gustavo Calle, MD (Cuenca)

  • Diego Jiménez, MD (Cuenca)

  • Galo Pazmiño, MD (Quito)


  • Byron Campoverde, MD (Portoviejo)

  • Farid Doumet, MD (Portoviejo)



Access to both rooms

Those attending these conferences will have access to both lecture rooms and live transmissions of cases (with simultaneous translation).


Access to the area

Video-Library Learning Center.

Access to the pre-congress

Hands On Course exclusively for VIP attendees and/or those who register in advance (limited places)


Access to the exhibition area

Where different brands will expose new developments in pharmaceuticals, endoscopic technology, among other topics of interest.


Coffee breaks and lunches.

Attendees will be able to enjoy these benefits. During the 3 days of the event.

USD 300 (+VAT)

Per person

USD 150 (+IVA)

Para Hands On


Hotel Sheraton Guayaquil, will offer preferential rates to all registered participants who purchase their tickets in advance

(subject to room availability)