The 6th Meeting was held in Belgrade/ Serbia, from 11th to 13th of October 2012, hosted by the Serbian Hernia Society and organized by Dr. Bojan Radovanovic. In first line the meeting was dedicated to the promotion of laparo-endoscopic hernia surgery in Serbia and Eastern Europe, and in second line to development of guidelines on treatment of hiatal hernias. Despite financial resources Bojan had organized a very nice meeting, all enjoyed very much. Some of the excellent lectures are the basics for the corresponding chapters of the textbook “ Laparo-endoscopic Hernia Surgery. Evidence Based Clinical Practice”. Edt. R. Bittner, F. Köckerling, R. Fitzgibbons, K. LeBlanc, S. Mittal, P. Chowbey. The book will be published in English and German at the end of the year 2017 resp. early in the year 2018 by Springer Publisher.