Dear esteemed colleagues and friends,

   On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we would like to welcome you to the 9th Meeting Endourology and Minimally Invasive Surgery, which will take place on 13-14 April 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
   The 9th in a row meeting aims to offer an up-to-date insight on modern diagnostic and therapeutic techniques in stone surgery and is organized by Military Medical Academy of Sofia and the Bulgarian Association of Endourology and SWL with the support and endorsement of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), the International Alliance of Urolithiasis (IAU), the South-Eastern Group for Urolithiasis Research (SEGUR) and Urology in Emerging countries association (U-merge).
   The scientific programme of the meeting will focus on state-of-the-art lectures, debates, Live-surgery sessions and Hands-on-training sessions delivered by a distinguished and internationally renowned faculty, giving the opportunity to the participants to update their knowledge on the stone disease. The delegates will have the great opportunity to present their own work during the moderated poster and video session.
   The 9th in a row meeting “Endourology and Minimally Invasive Surgery” is expected to become once again a meeting point for urologists and young doctors working in the field of minimally invasive urology and interested in mastering the art of Endourology and exchanging professional ideas and experience in a friendly atmosphere.

Prof. Iliya Saltirov Chairman of the Organizing Committee
Prof. Ventsislav Mutafchiyski Honorary Chairman of the Organizing Committee