Industry Program

FRIDAY 27 NOVEMBER

Friday's program is scheduled within the (Vietnam) GMT+7 timezone. The GMT+7 start and finish time of the Friday industry program have been converted into your local timezone (based on your device) below:

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FRIDAY 27 NOVEMBER
13:30-13:4515 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
14:30-14:4515 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
14:45-15:45Laparoscopic liver surgery using the latest technology

Roles and limitations of NIR imaging in HPB surgery
Dr Takeaki Ishizawa, University of Tokyo. Japan

Technical tips for laparoscopic anatomic liver resection
Dr Kazuteru Monden, Fukuyama City Hospital, Japan

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15:45-16:0015 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
17:45-18:0015 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
19:15-20:15The use of fluorescence imaging in HPB surgery: An overview

The use of fluorescence imaging in HPB surgery: An overview
Dr Catherine Teh, Makati Medical Center, Philippines

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Illuminating the Paths in Laparoscopic Liver Surgery

Illuminating the Paths in Laparoscopic Liver Surgery
Dr Mohammad Abu Hilal, Fondazione Poliambulanza Hospital- Brescia, Italy

Illuminating the Paths in Laparoscopic Liver Surgery
Dr Go Wakabayashi, Ageo Central General Hospital, Ageo, Saitama, Japan

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ERBEJET®2 for tissue selective hydro-dissection in hepatic surgery
Chair: A/Prof Sean Cleary, Mayo Clinic Rochester, United States

Selective Hydro-dissection in Live Donor hepatectomies and Liver Resections
Prof Roberto Hernandez-Alejandro, University of Rochester, United States

ERBEJET®2 for challenging hepatic resections
Prof Charbel Sandroussi, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Australia

Hepatic Excavation by ERBEJET®2
Prof Etsuro Hatano, Hyogo College of Medicine, Japan

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SATURDAY 28 NOVEMBER

Saturday's program is scheduled within the (Central European Time) GMT+1 timezone. The GMT+1 start and finish time of the Saturday industry program have been converted into your local timezone (based on your device) below:

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SATURDAY 28 NOVEMBER
12:30-12:4515 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
13:30-13:4515 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
13:45-14:45How do I use fluorescence imaging in liver surgery: East vs West

How do I use fluorescence imaging in liver surgery: A perspective from the East
A/Prof Takeaki Ishizawa, Department of Surgery, the University of Tokyo Hospital

How do I use fluorescence imaging in liver surgery: A perspective from the West
Prof David Fuks, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris

How do I use fluorescence imaging in liver surgery: Discussion
A/Prof Nicholas O’Rourke, Royal Brisbane Hospital

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Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: An Algorithm for Treatment

Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: An Algorithm for Treatment

Dr Rohan Jeyarajah, Methodist Richardson Medical Center, United States
Dr Mehan Siriwardhane, The Mater Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

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14:45-15:0015 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
16:45-17:0015 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
18:15-19:15Irreversible Electroporation (IRE) – an evidence based approach for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma and liver tumours

IRE – an evidence based approach in the treatment of pancreatic and liver tumors
Dr Krishna Menon, King’s College Hospital

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Novel breakthrough therapy for unresectable LAPC:
OncoSil™ P-32 brachytherapy combined with chemotherapy


Dr Dan Croagh, Monash Medical Centre and Jessie Macpherson Private Hospital, Australia

Dr Harpreet Wasan, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

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SUNDAY 29 NOVEMBER

Sunday’s program is scheduled within the (Pacific Standard Time) GMT-8 timezone. The GMT-8 start and finish time of the Sunday industry program have been converted into your local timezone (based on your device) below:

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SUNDAY 29 NOVEMBER
09:30-09:4515 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
10:30-10:4515 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
10:45-11:45SYNAPSE 3D in daily practice for HBP surgery
Chair: Dr Norihiro Kokudo, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan

Three Dimensional Imaging in HPB: Preoperative Planning and Other Potential Uses
Dr William R. Jarnagin, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, United States

The Intraoperative Use of Preoperative Image Reconstruction in Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery
Dr Claudius Conrad, St. Elizabeth Medical Center, United States

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11:45-12:0015 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
13:45-14:00 15 minute break - exhibition, poster, meetings and networking
15:15-16:15Managing the Challenges in Hepato - Pancreato - Biliary Surgery

Managing the Challenges in Hepato – Pancreato – Biliary Surgery
Prof Mario Serradilla-Martín, Miguel Servet University Hospital, Zaragoza, Spain

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