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Taichung Declaration and News report on 17th Mar 2024 for ICSO

Posted at : 12-May-2024
The International Conference for Sarcopenic Obesity 2024 was jointly hosted by the Asia Oceania Association for the Study of Obesity (AOASO), the International Association of Gerontology & Geriatrics Asia/Oceania Region (IAGG-AOR), and the Taiwan Medical Association for the Study of Obesity (TMASO) at China Medical University in Taichung, Taiwan on March 17th. More than 200 experts and scholars from ten countries across Asia and Oceania region, including Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, China, Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, and India, participated in discussing the epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sarcopenic obesity.


Invitation to AOASO Council Meeting

Posted at : 22-April-2024
Dear AOASO member societies,As with last year, we plan to hold the AOASO council meeting during ECO 2024. If possible, we aim to conduct this meeting in a hybrid format. Below are the details regarding the timing, location, and agenda. Please RSVP to the Secretary General.


AOASO Council Invitation to Meeting #26

Posted at : 29-June-2023
Hi all, I have attached the minutes of the last hybrid meeting held on 18 May 2023 for your review. The next Council Meeting will be at the AOCO in Hong Kong. Kindly confirm your attendance.


Upcoming Event



International Congress on Obesity and MEtabolic Syndrome hosted by KSSO

  5-7 September 2024 (Thu-Sat)
  Seoul, Korea


SICOM 2024

SOMS International Conference on Obesity & Metabolism (SICOM) in collaboration with AOASO

   24-26 October 2024 (Thu-Sat)
  aT Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
(3F Segyero Room & 4F Changjo Room)


ICO 2024


   26 - 29 June 2024 (Wed - Sat)
  Sao Paulo, Brazil
   WhatsApp +55 11 93906-9796

Past Event

ECO 2024
Venue : Venice, Italy
Date : 12 - 15 May 2024 (Sun - Wed)
Venue : Conrad Seoul, Korea
Date : 7 - 9 September 2023 (Thu - Sat)
AOCO 2023
Venue : Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
Date : 4 - 6 August 2023 (Fri - Sun)
Obesity Week Malaysia 2022
Venue : Main Atrium, Sunway Velocity Mall, Kuala Lumpur
Date : 25 - 31 March 2022
International Congress on Obesity (ICO)
Venue : Melbourne, Australia
Date : 18-22 October 2022
Website :
AOCO-MASO 2021 - Asia Oceania Congress on Obesity and MASO Scientific Conference 2021
Venue: Virtual Conference
Date : 6 - 8 April 2021
ECO-ICO 2020 - European and International Congress on Obesity
Venue : Dublin, Ireland
Date : 16 - 20 May 2020
Website :