Daily Program

*The program is tentative and subject to change.

08:50-09:00
Welcome Remark
Room 1 (1F)
09:00-17:30
Live Demonstration
Living Donor Liver Transplantation: Robotic Living Donor Right Hepatectomy
Dong-A University Hospital
09:00-09:15
Case Presentation & Discussion
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Arvinder Soin (India)
Jae-Won Joh (Korea)
09:00-09:05
Recipient Profile: Living Donor Liver Transplantation
Eun-Jung Jang (Korea)
09:05-09:10
Donor Profile: Open Right Donor Hepatectomy
Eun-Jung Jang (Korea)
09:10-09:15
Today’s Case Discussion
09:15-10:45
Live Demonstration 1
Expansion of Indications for LDLT
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Arvinder Soin (India)
Jae-Won Joh (Korea)
09:15-09:35
Searching for Biomarker-driven Therapy for HCC
Andrea Casadei-Gardini (Italy)
09:35-09:55
Acceptable Selection Criteria for LDLT for Patients with HCC
Yuji Soejima (Japan)
09:55-10:15
Feasibility of Using Marginal Liver Grafts in LDLT
Sezai Yilmaz (Turkey)
10:15-10:35
LDLT for HCC with Portal Vein Tumor Thrombosis
Deok-Bog Moon (Korea)
10:35-10:45
Discussion
Nicolas Goldaracena (United States)
Ender Dulundu (Turkey)
Francois Cauchy (France)
Mark Sturdevant (United States)
Martin Dib (Chile)
Dong Hwan Jung (Korea)
10:45-11:05
Coffee Break
11:05-12:35
Live Demonstration 2
Strategy for LT of the Advanced HCC
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Hoonbae Jeon (United States)
Dong-sik Kim (Korea)
11:05-11:25
Downstaging for LT of the Advanced HCC
Gonzalo Sapisochin (Canada)
11:25-11:45
Surgical Strategy for Recipient Hepatectomy of the Advanced HCC
Youngin Yoon (Korea)
11:45-12:05
Tailored Immunosuppresion to Improve the Outcome of LT for the Advanced HCC
Nicolas Goldaracena (United States)
12:05-12:25
Strategy for Recurrence after LT of the Advanced HCC
Nobuhisa Akamatsu (Japan)
12:25-12:35
Discussion
Yeong-Dong Yoo (Korea)
Paulo Martins (United States)
Sun Hyung Joo (Korea)
Hugo Pinto Marques (Portugal)
Gokhan Kabacam (Turkey)
12:35-13:00
Lunch Break
Room 1 (1F)
13:00-14:45
Live Demonstration 3
Technical Tips and Tricks for Donor Hepatectomy
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
Yildiray Yuzer (Turkey)
13:00-13:15
Left Lobe Graft
Etsuro Hatano (Japan)
13:15-13:30
Right Lobe Graft
Roberto Hernandez-Alejandro (United States)
13:30-13:45
Discussion
Wellington Andraus (Brazil)
Prashant Bhangui (India)
Joo-Dong Kim (Korea)
13:45-14:00
Open Donor Hepatectomy
Prashant Bhangui (India)
14:00-14:15
Laparoscopic Donor Hepatectomy
Gyu-seong Choi (Korea)
14:15-14:30
Robotic Surgery
Gi Hong Choi (Korea)
14:30-14:45
Discussion
Shintaro Yagi (Japan)
Manuel Rodrigues Davalos (United States)
Young Seok Han (Korea)
Hiroshi Sogawa (United States)
14:45-16:15
Live Demonstration 4
Technical Issues of Reconstruction in LDLT
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Chih-Chi Wang (Taiwan)
Dong-Lak Choi (Korea)
14:45-15:00
Biliary Reconstruction Using Microscope
Tsan-Shiun Lin (Taiwan)
15:00-15:15
Biliary Reconstruction Using Surgical Loupe
Mohamed Rela (India)
15:15-15:30
Discussion
Bong-Wan Kim (Korea)
Kiyoshi Hasegawa (Japan)
15:30-15:45
Hepatic Artery Reconstruction Using Microscope
Chul Soo Ahn (Korea)
15:45-16:00
Hepatic Artery Reconstruction Using Surgical Loupe
Wei Chieh Alfred Kow (Singapore)
16:00-16:15
Discussion
Je Ho Ryu (Korea)
Varvara Kirchner (United States)
16:15-16:25
Coffee Break
16:25-18:05
ISLS Study Group Report
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Deniz Balci (Turkey)
Henrik Petrowsky (Switzerland)
Dimitri Raptis (United Kingdom)
16:25-16:35
Ldlt-Recipient: Risk Factor Analysis of HCC Recurrence After Living Donor Liver Transplantation
Dong Jin Joo (Korea)
16:35-16:45
LDLT-Donor: Impact of Complex Bilio-Vascular Donor Anatomy on Donor and Recipient Morbidity in Adult LDLT
Prashant Bhangui (India)
16:45-16:55
DDLT-Recipient: Development of Futility Index in Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation
Karim Halazun (United States)
16:55-17:05
DDLT-Donor-Basic Science: Early Allograft Dysfunction (EAD) in Liver Transplantation: Is It Valid Internationally?
Cristiano Quintini (United States)
17:05-17:15
Rapid Procedure: International Registry for Rapid Liver Transplantation and Generation of Internationally Accepted Guidelines through the Danish Model of Consensus
Massimo Malago (United Kingdom)
17:15-17:25
Cholangio CA: Surgical and Oncological Outcomes of Laparoscopic versus Open Liver Resection for Intrahepatic CCA
Silvio Nadalin (Germany)
17:25-17:35
HCC: Curative Resection Following Neoadjuvant Therapy in Patients with High Risk HCC Features
Parissa Tabrizian (United States)
17:35-17:45
Metastatic Liver CA: Competing Impact of Tumor Biology and Tumor Burden/Extent of Resection on Outcome after Hepatectomy for Colorectal Liver Metastases
Ruslan Alikhanov (Russia)
17:45-17:55
Pancreas: Liver Resection for Synchronous Metastasis from Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas
Fabrizio Di Benedetto (Italy)
17:55-18:05
Minimally Invasive LS: Results of the Laparoscopic Extended Cholecystectomy in Gallbaldder Cancer
Wei Chieh Alfred Kow (Singapore)
08:00-09:00
Free Paper 1
Minimal Invasive Liver Surgery and Others
Room 2 (2F)
Moderator(s)
Juan Nuñez Ju (Peru)
Jong Man Kim (Korea)
08:00-08:08
Stepwise Development of Robotic Donor Right Hepatectomy According to the Anatomical Variations in the Hilum and the Graft Volume
Hyeyeon Yang (Korea)
08:08-08:16
ERAS in Liver Surgery: Adherence to the Protocol in a Single Western Center Experience
Cristina Ciulli (Italy)
08:16-08:24
Laparoscopic Segment 4A, 4B and Partial Caudate Resection for Deep Central Colorectal Adenocarcinoma Liver Metastasis – A Video Case Presentation
Shaun Purcell (Australia)
08:24-08:32
Pure Laparoscopic Anatomoical Liver Resection using Indocyanine Green Fluorescent Imaging
Young Mok Park (Korea)
08:32-08:40
Robotic Hepatopancreatoduodenectomy for Locally Advanced Gall Bladder Cancer
Raja Kalayarasan (India)
08:40-08:48
Robotic and Open Resection of the Liver and Bile Ducts for Perihilar Cholangiocarcinoma: Comparative Analysis of the Short-Term Outcomes
Natalia Elizarova (Russia)
08:48-08:56
Laparoscopic Left Hemihepatectomy by the Hilar Plate First Approach (With Video)
Sung Chun Cho (Korea)
08:00-09:00
Free Paper 2
Basic and Others
Room 4 (2F)
Moderator(s)
Raul Oleas (Ecuador)
Dongho Choi (Korea)
08:00-08:08
A Novel in Vitro Model to Study the Metabolic Differences Between Stem Cell-Derived Human Hepatocyte-Like Cells and Primary Human Hepatocytes Eliminating Genetic Interdonor Variability
Varvara Kirchner (United States)
08:08-08:16
Research on Acellular Dermal Matrix, a Potential Vascular Substitute Material for Transplantation
Seok-Hwan Kim (Korea)
08:16-08:24
Activation of Endogenous Resolution Pathways During 12 Hours Liver Rat Normothermic Machine Perfusion
Daniele Dondossola (Italy)
08:24-08:32
Machine Learning Classification of Liver Cancer based on Computerized Tomography Scan Image using Probabilistic Neural Network Model Algorithm
Rifaldy Fajar (Indonesia)
08:32-08:40
Outcomes of Using Intraoperative Blood Salvage Autotransfusion in Liver Transplantation: A Single Center Experience of 5 years
Remzi Emiroğlu. (Turkey)
08:40-08:48
Use of an Mini- Subcostal Incision for Living Donor Right Hepatectomy: A Series of 189 Consecutive Cases
Youngin Yoon (Korea)
08:48-08:56
Splenic Auto-Transplantation After Splenectomy for Trauma; Evaluation of a New Technique
Amr Badawy (Egypt)
09:00-09:20
Welcome Address
Room 1 (1F)
09:00-09:20
Review: Left Hepatic Trisectionectomy
Sung-Gyu Lee (Korea)
09:20-10:50
Session 1
State of the Art: Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Hong-Jin Kim (Korea)
Olivier Soubrane (France)
09:20-09:35
Caudate Lobe First Approach in Laparoscopic Hepatectomy
Goro Honda (Japan)
09:35-09:50
Laparoscopic Hepatecotmy for Tumor Close to Major Hepatic Veins at the Hepatocaval Confluence
Ji Hoon Kim (Korea)
09:50-10:05
Laparoscopic Anatomical Liver Resection Using the Icg Guided Approach
Rawisak Chanwat (Thailand)
10:05-10:20
How to Manage Unexpected Bleeding in Robotic Liver Resection
John Martinie (United States)
10:20-10:35
Technical Tips and Tricks for Glissonean Approach in Laparoscopic Liver Reseciton
Fernando Rotellar (Spain)
10:35-10:50
Discussion
Mikhail Efanov (Russia)
Yang Seok Koh (Korea)
Ho Joong Choi (Korea)
09:00-18:20
Video Session
Room 3 (2F)
10:50-11:10
Coffee Break
11:10-12:30
HCC Session
What Is the Current Approach for Complex HCC Surgery
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Kyung-Suk Suh (Korea)
Dieter C. Broering (Saudi Arabia)
11:25-11:40
Open Surgery for HCC
Ganesh Gunasekaran (United States)
11:40-11:55
ALPPS for HCC
Albert Chan (Hong Kong)
11:55-12:10
Laparoscopic Surgery for HCC
Mohamed Abu Hilal (Italy)
12:10-12:30
Robotic Surgery of HCC
Fabrizio Di Benedetto (Italy)
12:10-12:30
Discussion
Ruslan Alikhanov (Russia)
Jeong-Ik Park (Korea)
Young-Il Choi (Korea)
12:30-13:30
Luncheon Symposium 1
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Young Kyoung Yoo (Korea)
Matteo Ravaioli (Italy)
12:30-13:00
Challenges of Robotic Liver Resection
Chung Ngai Tang (Hong Kong)
13:00-13:30
Liver Anatomy: The New World Terminology
Olivier Soubrane (France)
13:30-14:30
Free Paper 3
Liver Transplantation
Room 2 (2F)
Moderator(s)
Lucas McCormack (Argentina)
Young Chul Yoon (Korea)
13:30-13:38
The Prognostic Factors of Patients With Hepatorenal Syndrome Following Adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation
Cheon-Soo Park (Korea)
13:38-13:46
The “Six-Month Rule” Does Not Effect on Liver Transplant Outcome in Patients With Alcohol Related Liver Disease
Kenji Okumura (United States)
13:46-13:54
Risk Factors for Chronic Kidney Disease After Pediatric Liver Transplantation
Kentaro Umemura (Japan)
13:54-14:02
Pre- And Post-transplant Risk Factors for Renal Dysfunction in the Patients With Preserved Renal Function at 1 Month After Liver Transplantation: A National Cohort Study Using Korean Organ Transplantation Registry
Dong Jin Joo (Korea)
14:02-14:10
Liver Splitting During Normothermic Machine Perfusion With Prolonged Survival: A Novel Method to Achieve the Best of Both Worlds and Increase the Number of Available Grafts
Ngee-Soon Lau (Australia)
14:10-14:18
Detection of the Early Graft Injury After Liver Transplantation Throught Tacrolimus Blood-Bile Ratio
Marco Pascale (Italy)
14:18-14:26
Mammalian Target of Rapamycin Inhibitor Everolimus Reduces the Risk of Late Biliary Stenosis in Adult to Adult Liver Transplantation
TEVFIKTOLGA Sahin (Turkey)
13:30-14:30
Free Paper 4
Liver General
Room 4 (2F)
Moderator(s)
Oleg Kotenko (Ukraine)
Nam Kyu Choi (Korea)
13:30-13:38
Upfront Surgery or Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Colorectal Liver Metastases? A Machine-Learning Decision-Tree to Identify the Best Potential Policy
SIMONE Famularo (Italy)
13:38-13:46
Consensus Subtypes Associated With Clinical Outcomes, Response to Therapies, and Multiple Biomarkers in Early-Stage Hepatocellular Carcinoma
SUNG HWAN Lee (Korea)
13:46-13:54
A Tailored Approach for the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Within Milan Criteria Developed on Advanced Fibrosis/Cirrhosis by Multibipolar Radiofrequency Ablation or Liver Resection
Francois Cauchy (France)
13:54-14:02
Surgical Outcomes of Left Side Hepatectomy Compared With Right Side Hepatectomy in Type II or IV Hilar Cholangiocellular Carcinoma
Seung Soo Hong (Korea)
14:02-14:10
Simultaneous Ipsilateral Dual (DSM-TACE and portal vein (PVE)) Liver Embolization (“SIDE” Technique) As a New Method of Preoperative Augmentation of Future Liver Remnant(FLR) in Patients with Solid Liver Malignancies
Oleksandr Korshak (Ukraine)
14:10-14:18
Liver Transplantation in a Patient with Persistently Positive Nasopharyngeal Swab for SARS-CoV-2 Virus After a Recent Infection
Tamer Shaker (United States)
14:18-14:26
Impact of Tumor Size on Outcome of Hepatectomy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Nationwide Propensity Score Adjusted Analysis
Suk Kyun Hong (Korea)
14:30-15:00
Special Lecture 1
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Yaman Tokat (Turkey)
14:30-15:00
Perioperative Assessments in Treating HCC
Hee Jung Wang (Korea)
15:00-16:30
Session 2
Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastases
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Chol Kyoon Cho (Korea)
Alejandro Serrablo Requejo (Spain)
15:00-15:20
Timing of Hepatectomy in Resectable Synchronous CRLM: Simultaneously or Delayed?
Daniel Azoulay (Israel)
15:20-15:40
Parenchymal-sparing Versus Extended Hepatectomy
Guido Torzilli (Italy)
15:40-16:00
Alpps for CRLM
Silvio Nadalin (Germany)
16:00-16:20
Liver Transplantation for CRLM
Pal-Dag Line (Norway)
16:30-16:50
Coffee Break
16:50-18:20
Session 3
Expaning Donor Pool
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Hee Chul Yu (Korea)
Sukru Emre (Yale University)
16:50-17:10
Current Status of DCD Liver Transplant; Preparation and Surgical Techniques.
Akin Tekin (United States)
17:10-17:30
The Role of Ex-Vivo Normothermic Mahcine Perfusion to Expand Donor Pool
Cristiano Quintini (United States)
17:30-17:50
Will Xenotransplantation Be an Option in Near Future?
Burcin Ekser (United States)
17:50-18:10
Should We Use Liver Graft From HCV Positive Donor?
Nazia Selzner (Canada)
18:30-20:00
Welcome Dinner
BEXCO
08:00-09:00
Free Paper 5
Pancreatic Diseases
Room 2 (2F)
Moderator(s)
Nikola Vladov (Bulgaria)
Kwang Sik Chun (Korea)
08:00-08:08
Upfront Surgery and Surgery Following Neoadjuvant Treatment of Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: A Comparative Analysis of Short-Term Postoperative Outcomes
Ji Hye Jung (Korea)
08:08-08:16
Multivisceral Resection for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma of the Body and Tail: Is It Worth? A Multicentre Retrospective Analysis From Western European Countries
Cecilia Ferrari (Italy)
08:16-08:24
Is Multivisceral Resection Added to Duodenopancreatectomy Justified? Analysis of Postoperative Morbimortality and Long-Term Survival
Alejandro Serrablo (Spain)
08:24-08:32
Clinical Relevance of Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Patients With Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Who Underwent Surgery Following Neoadjuvant Modified Folfirinox
So Heun Lee (Korea)
08:32-08:40
Minimally Invasive vs. Open Pancreatoduodenectomy in Selected Patients With Peri-Ampullary, Non-pancreatic Cancer: A Systematic Review and Individual Patient Data Meta-Analysis.
Bas A. Uijterwijk (Netherlands)
08:40-08:48
Laparoscopic Versus Open Whipple’s Pancreaticoduodenectomy: A Comparative Study
Sunita Gupta (India)
08:48-08:56
Pancreaticojejunostomy or Pancreaticogastrostomy After Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Experience of National Cancer Institute of Ukraine
Oleksandr Kvasivka (Ukraine)
08:00-09:00
Free Paper 6
Biliary Diseases
Room 4 (2F)
Moderator(s)
Carlos Florez (Mexico)
Chi-Young Jeong (Korea)
08:00-08:08
Impact of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy on Post-operative Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Hepatectomy for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: ACS-NSQIP Propensity-Matched Analysis
Woo Jin Choi (Canada)
08:08-08:16
The Impact of Portal Vein Resection on Outcome of Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
DongWook Choi (Korea)
08:16-08:24
Novel Method Obtained With Multi-Phase Contrast Enhanced CT in the Assessment Longitudinal Extension of Distal Cholangiocarcinoma
Atsushi Kamachi (Japan)
08:24-08:32
“New Is Always Better”: Single Center Experience of Over 300 Cases of Robotic Single Site Cholecystectomy Comparing the New Da Vinci SP With the Previous Si/XI Systems
Yoo-jin Choi (Korea)
08:32-08:40
Useful of Tokyo Guidelines in the Diagnosis of Acute Cholecystitis: Anarom-Pathology Correlationship
Paul Eduardo Lada (Argentina)
08:40-08:48
Robotic CDC Excision With Hepaticojejunostomy With the Application of Indocyanine Green Fluorescence
Vaibhav Kumar Varshney (India)
08:48-08:56
Preoperative Clinico-Radiological Variables for Prediction of Difficult Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Sherif Elgarf (Egypt)
09:00-10:30
Session 4
Small-for-Size Syndrome: Ongoing Challenges
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Hiroto Egawa (Japan)
Cristiano Quintini (United States)
09:00-09:20
Pathophysiology of SFSS in Resection and Transplantation
Amelia Hessheimer (Spain)
09:20-09:40
Current Status in Practice for Prevention and Treatment
Toru Ikegami (Japan)
09:40-10:00
Nonsurgical Treatment Approaches Under Investigation
Roberto Troisi (Italy)
10:00-10:20
Potential Biomarkers Under Research
Dong-sik Kim (Korea)
09:00-17:40
Video Session
Room 3 (2F)
10:30-10:50
Coffee Break
10:50-12:20
Session 5
Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma (Klaskin Tumor): New Technical App for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Sang Jae Park (Korea)
Lucas McCormack (Argentina)
10:50-11:10
Transplantation vs. Resection for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
Julie Heimbach (United States)
11:10-11:30
Liver Parenchymal Transection First Approach for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
Thomas M. van Gulik (Netherlands)
11:30-11:50
HPD in Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
Eduardo Fernandes (Brazil)
11:50-12:10
ALPPS in Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
Deniz Balci (Turkey)
12:20-13:20
Luncheon Symposium 2
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Taejin Song (Korea)
Nikolay Belev (Bulgaria)
12:20-12:50
HCC: From Extended to Advanced Criteria?
Jan Lerut (Belgium)
12:50-13:20
Laparoscopic Liver Resection: Lessons Learned From More Than 1,000 Cases
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
13:20-13:50
Special Lecture 2
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Jan Lerut (Belgium)
13:20-13:50
How Has HBP Surgery Evolved in the Last 4 Decades
Krishnakumar Madhavan (Singapore)
13:50-15:20
Session 6
Current Treatment Strategy for Pancreatic Cancer
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Sang Geol Kim (Korea)
Orlando Torres (Brazil)
13:50-14:10
Laparoscopic Pancreatectomy for Borderline Resectable or Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
Ki Byung Song (Korea)
14:10-14:30
Robotic Surgery of Pancreatic Cancer
Masafumi Nakamura (Japan)
14:30-14:50
Total Mesopancreas Excision With Arterial First Approach for the Treatment of Pancreatic Head Cancer
Seiko Hirono (Japan)
14:50-15:10
Current Status of Immunotherapy in Pancreatic Cancer
Chang-hoon Yoo (Korea)
15:20-15:50
Special Lecture 3
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Alejandro Serrablo Requejo (Spain)
15:20-15:50
Parenchyma Augmentation-Assisted Liver Surgery and Partial Liver Transplantation
Henrik Petrowsky (Switzerland)
15:50-16:10
Coffee Break
16:10-16:40
General Assembly
Room 1 (1F)
16:40-17:50
Expert Video
Room 1 (1F)
Moderator(s)
Yang Won Nah (Korea)
Ashish Singhal (India)
Jai Young Cho (Korea)
16:50-17:00
Standardized Glissonean Approach and Liver Hanging Maneuver for Living Donor Hepatectomies
Taizo Hibi (Japan)
17:00-17:10
Donors After Cardiac Dead
Alan Gabriel Contreras-Saldivar (Mexico)
17:10-17:20
Laparoscopic Isolated Caudate Lobecromy Using Anterior Transhepatic Approach
In Seok Choi (Korea
Republic of)
17:20-17:30
Comparison of Laparoscopic With Robotic Liver Resection-Personal Experience
Jun Li (Germany)
17:30-17:40
TBD
Thiago Beduschi (United States)
17:40-17:50
How to Overcome Difficult Hepatic Venous Reconstruction in Liver Surgery
Susumu Eguchi (Japan)
Jiri Fronek (Czech Republic)
17:40-17:55
Closing Ceremony
Room 1 (1F)