Zion Ben Rafael

COGI Founder and Co-Chairman

The COGI Congress in Vienna will continue to provide an innovative and comprehensive overview of the latest research developments in the field, primarily in the areas of IVF, FMM, Family Planning, Menopause and Gyne-Oncology. Many distinguished gynecologists and scientists will join the faculty and will present their experiences and research in the form of debates, discussions and plenary lectures.
We look forward to welcoming you to the vibrant and beautiful city of Vienna.


Dr. Michael Häupl

Mayor and Governor of Vienna

It is really a pleasure to invite you to the 25th COGI Congress in Vienna this year.

Vienna, also described as Europe’s cultural capital, is a metropolis with unique charm, vibrancy and flair. more...

o.Univ. Prof. Dr. Markus Müller

Rector Medical University of Vienna

On behalf of our University I am very pleased that the 25th COGI Congress takes place in Vienna in 2017, once again. It is a privilege for us to host this well-known congress and I want to warmly welcome you here at the Medical University of Vienna. more...

Congress Highlights

    Mats Brännströmbart fauserRene FrydmanXavier BoschJan BrosensCarlos SimonIrene LambrinoudakiAlessandra GraziottinSven SkoubyJan DeprestGian Di RenzoIsaac Blickstein
  • UTERUS TRANSPLANTATION - Odyssey through the exciting development of recent years
    Mats Brännström, Sweden
  • OVARIAN STIMULATION - Controlled ovarian stimulation as the first step is probably the most important. After almost four decades can we learn anything new?
    Bart Fauser, The Netherlands
  • IMPLANTATION FAILURE -  Implantation failure is multi-factorial and common. Do we have new understandings and solutions?
    Rene Frydman, France
  • HPV VACCINES: LIGHTS AND SHADOWS - In spite of massive data confirming the effectiveness and safety of HPV vaccines, some vaccination programs in the world have been challenged by non-scientifically supported claims of side effects
    F. Xavier Bosch, Spain
  • Endometrial cellular senescence and implantation failure
    Jan Brosens, UK
  • Diagnosis and treatment of endometrial receptivity
    Carlo Simón, Spain
  • Prevention of peri-menopausal obesity by diet and life-style intervention
    Irene Lambrinoudaki, Greece
  • The implications of fat accumulation during menopause
    Tommaso Simoncini, Italy
  • Exercising during and after menopause: Biological benefits to increase longevity in health
    Alessandra Graziottin, Italy
  • Creation of a neovagina by Davydov’s laparoscopic modified technique in patients with Rokitansky syndrome
    Leila Adamyan, Russian Federation
  • Contraceptives and thrombotic risks: What is the true risk?
    Sven Skouby, Denmark
  • Fetoscopic surgery for congenital birth defects: From bench to bedside
    Jan Deprest, Belgium
  • The paradigm of hyperglycemia in pregnancy and the possibilities of prevention
    Gian Carlo Di Renzo, Italy
  • Intrapartum emergencies in twin births
    Isaac Blickstein, Israel