SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

May 12th, 2016

Pre-Meeting Events:

12.00-18.00  Young Vascular Specialist Workshop

15 young vascular surgeons (under 40 years old) supported by 15 Endovascular Foundation Grants (Young Talent Grant). They are invited to attend the Expert Reception as well as to participate in the main sessions on 13th May.

Download Workshop Programme here   pdf 

 

19.30-22.30  Welcome and Expert Reception – The Gallery Building. One Ocean Club

                      Key Note Conference  – The Scientific Method and the Intellectual Joy

                      Jorge Wagensberg

                     Doctor in Physics and Professor in the Theory of Irreversible Processes at the

                     University of Barcelona.

                     Director of “Fundació La Caixa” Science Museum (1991-2004)

                     Director of the Hermitage Museum at Barcelona

 

May 13th, 2016

07.30-07.55 Registration

07.55-08.00 Welcome and Introduction

 

08.00-13.00 Focus 1: Unsolved Problems on Aortic Repair

 

08.00 – 10.00 Session 1: Current limitations and unmet needs on Thoracic Endografting

Moderators: V. Riambau and F. Moll

Panellists: R. Clough, D. Adam, M. Czerny, F. Gómez-Palonés and J. Martorell

 

10.00 -10.30 Break

 

10.30 – 11.30 Session 2: Current unmet needs on Abdominal Aorta endografting. The justa para- renal and ruptured AAA 

Moderators: N. Mosquera and F. Moll

Panellists: N. Cheshire, D. Planer, K. Donas, D. Adam and E. Georgakarakos

 

11.30-13.00 Session 3. THE CONFIDENTIAL SESSION: Taking a look into the pipeline; new devices and innovative concepts from the industry to be evaluated

Moderators: G. Mestres and L. Capoccia

Panellists: D. Planer and M. Czerny

Presenters: Companies TBD

 

13.00-13.30 Session 4: Invited Pleanry Lecture: The physician’s role in Endovascular innovation. An ICI perspective

D. Planer, MD

Director, Center for Endovascular Interventions. Heart Institute. Hadassah Medical Center,

Jerusalem, Israel

 

13.30-14.45   Working lunch with Faculty

 

14.45-17.00 Focus 2: Lower limb revascularization: unsolved problems

 

14.45-16.00 Session 5: Unsolved issues in lower limb endo-revascularization

Moderators: J. Fernández-Noya and E. Puras

Panellists: R. Ferraresi, F. Fanelli, K. Deloose, F. Vermassen

 

16.00-16.23  Break

 

16.30-17.30 Session 6. THE CONFIDENTIAL SESSION. Taking a look into the pipeline; new therapies are coming up in lower limb revascularization

Moderators: G. Mestres and L.M. Salmeron

Panellists: F. Fanelli, K. Deloose and F. Vermassen

Presenters: Companies TBD

 

 17.30-19.00 Focus 3: New endovascular horizons for venous disorders

 

17.30-18.30 Session 7: Unmet needs for venous recanalization

Moderators: E. Puras and E. Roche

Panellists: O. Hartung and G. O’Sullivan

 

18.30-19.00 Session 8: THE CONFIDENTIAL SESSION. Taking a look into the pipeline; new therapies are coming up in venous disorders

Moderators: E. Puras and E. Roche

Panellists: M. Whiteley, O. Hartung

Presenters: Companies TBD 

 

19.00 Conclusions and Wrapping up