ObesityWeek offers attendees many diverse, educational and fun opportunities to network and connect with peers throughout the conference. Many of the functions are complimentary. Attendees registered for the scientific sessions receive a ticket to both the Welcome Reception and AfterDark Event. Additional guest tickets can be purchased for $40. Check out a la carte pricing. For more information about what’s happening with your society, please visit the ASMBS or TOS Highlights page.


Welcome Reception

Date and Time: Monday, Nov. 12, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Wildhorse Saloon

Put on your cowboy boots and get ready to dance to a live band at the world-famous Wildhorse Saloon for the ObesityWeek Welcome Reception!

Wildhorse Saloon features fun activities, including foosball, pool tables, shuffleboard, and more. Want to catch up with old friends? Head to the booths and couches on the 2nd and 3rd floors. Hungry? Buffets will be placed throughout the three floors of the Welcome Reception.

Drink tickets will be provided for meeting attendees and guest tickets* are available for purchase.

You won’t want to miss this!

ObesityWeek Backstage

Date and Time: Tuesday – Thursday, Nov. 13-15, 12:30pm-1:30pm
Location: Exhibit Hall

Be sure to stop by the exhibit hall during lunch each day for special events! Meet General Session speakers, learn new cooking techniques and more.

Check back for detailed schedule.

AfterDark

Date and Time: Wednesday, Nov. 14, 9:00pm – 12:00am
Location: Coming Soon

Back by popular demand – the AfterDark Party will be hosted in an iconic Nashville honky tonk, so grab your boots and come on down to join us for some rip-roaring fun! Complimentary tickets will be provided for meeting attendees* and guest tickets are available for purchase.

OW Lunchtime Table Topics

Kick back, relax and engage your peers on topics that interest YOU! One area of lunch tables will have a topic sign on them – ranging from Nutritional Guidelines to Cancer to Obesity Prevention. So grab your lunch, pick a table and join the discussion! You’ll meet new people who are interested in the topics you care about, and you might just come up with a great new idea together. Afterwards, check out exhibits and posters!

Provided: Lunch
Days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Time: 12:30-1:30pm
Location: OW Exhibit Hall


*Attendees registered for the scientific sessions receive a ticket to both the Welcome Reception and AfterDark Event. Additional guest tickets can be purchased for $40. Check out a la carte pricing.