MAY 15-18, 2024 | Bangkok, Thailand

GSC 2024 abstracts

Abstract submission has now closed.

The Scientific Committee wishes to extend their sincere thanks everyone who submitted their research. Abstract results will appear on this page soon.

Important Deadlines



Call for abstracts opened

June 1, 2023

Call for abstracts closed

September 26, 2023

Notification letters

November 23, 2023

Registration deadline for abstract authors

December 20, 2023

Abstract submission has now closed. The presenting author of an abstract must be registered by December 20, 2023.


  • Arthroplasty—cervical
  • Arthroplasty—lumbar
  • Basic science
  • Biomechanics
  • Deformity—cervical
  • Deformity—thoracolumbar (Adolescent)
  • Deformity—thoracolumbar (Adult)
  • Degenerative—cervical
  • Degenerative—lumbar
  • Diagnostics
  • Disc degeneration
  • Epidemiology
  • Imaging 
  • Infections
  • Medical economics
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Navigation
  • Nonoperative clinical treatments
  • Novel technologies
  • Spine biologics
  • Surgical complications
  • Trauma—cervical
  • Trauma—thoracolumbar
  • Trauma—other
  • Tumors

Travelling grants

AO Spine Europe and Southern Africa Travelling Grants

A limited number of travel grants are available for GSC in Bangkok to AO Spine members from Europe and South Africa under the age of 40.

If your abstract is selected for oral presentation and you are an AO Spine Member from Europe and Southern Africa (<=40 years), you will automatically run in the selection for one of the five travelling grants.

The selected abstracts will be reviewed by the AO Spine ESA Board members. The five winners will get an award and present their papers to the AO Spine ESA Board Members in Bangkok (in addition to the official congress abstract sessions).

Each grant winner will receive up to CHF 1,500 travel and hotel cost re-funded after GSC 2024.

Abstract submissions will be only accepted in English.

Presentations of abstracts

The submission of an abstract constitutes a formal commitment by the presenting author to present the abstract (if accepted) orally or as e-poster in the session and the time assigned by the GSC Executive Program Committee.

Notification of acceptance

Notifications of acceptance or rejection of the abstracts will be sent to the corresponding author (the presenter) of the abstract by November 23, 2023 at the latest. The corresponding author receives all correspondence concerning the abstract. The corresponding author is responsible for informing all other co-authors of the status of the abstract. In order to receive confirmation, please ensure that emails from are not marked as spam by your email provider. All abstract presenters will be asked to reconfirm their attendance after receiving the notification. If you don't reconfirm your abstract presentation, register for the congress, and pay the registration fee before December 20, 2023, your abstract will be cancelled.

Publication of abstracts

Accepted abstracts will be published online in the Global Spine Journal.

Abstract awards

All abstract presenters are automatically entered into thGSC 2024 Awards competition . There are two awards. The winners will be announced onsite. The awards will be sent electronically after the congress.


For abstract submission support please contact:

Help Desk Abstract Submission

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