A group aiming to focuse mainly on the research for stone disease has been founded in İstanbul on November 15,2014 among different countries of South-Eastern Europe region. Physicians from Turkey ( Prof.K.Sarica), Italy ( Prof. A.Trinchieri),Greece ( Assoc.Prof.A. Skolarikos), Bulgaria ( Assoc.Prof. I. Saltirov) ,Romania ( Prof.P. Geavlete) ,Serbia ( Assoc.Prof. D. Basic) and Macedonia ( Assoc.Prof. S. Stavridis) came together and founded a research group named “ South-Eastern European Group for Urolithiasis Research -SEGUR” in an attempt to collaborate in this specific field of urology. Taking the higher prevalance of stone disease in this area into account, founding members acknowledged the main aim of the group as to organize and conduct scientific studies in the South-Eastern region of Europe in the field of epidemiology, etiology, pathogenesis, metaphylaxis, medical and surgical treatment of urolithiasis.