Scientific Program

Session (Daily)

**This is tentative, and subject to change at a later time.
(As of April 19, 2019)
Sep. 4 (Wed) 08:30-10:20

[PG01] Post Graduate Course by A-PHPBA & the 14th International Single Topic Symposium by KAHBPS

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
[Biliary & Pancreas I] Knack and Tips for Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery: Laparoscopic Surgery 
Chairperson(s)
Yuichi Nagakawa (Japan), Chi-Young Jeong (Korea)
08:30-08:50
Single Incision Cholecystectomy InSeok Choi (Korea)
08:50-09:10
Laparoscopic Spleen-Preserving Distal Pancreatectomy Ching-Yao Yang (Taiwan)
09:10-09:30
Laparoscopic RAMPS for Left-sided Pancreatic Cancer Taeho Hong (Korea)
09:30-09:50
Laparoscopic Pancreatoduodenectomy Palanisamy Senthilnathan (India)
09:50-10:10
Laparoscopic Surgery for Choledochal Cyst Masafumi Nakamura (Japan)
10:10-10:20
Discussion
Sep. 4 (Wed) 08:30-12:30

[UV01] Unedited Video

Grand Ballroom 103-105, 1F
I. How Do I Do?: Lap Glissonian Pedicle Isolation and Division 
Chairperson(s)
Tae-Jin Song (Korea), TBD
08:30-09:05
[Case 1] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique
[Case 1] Video Presentation
Yutaro Kato (Japan)
09:05-09:40
[Case 2] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique
[Case 2] Video Presentation
Chung Yip Chan (Singapore)
09:40-09:50
Discussion
II. How Do I Do?: Hilar Dissection and Bile Duct Division in Lap Living Donor Hepatectomy 
Chairperson(s)
Go Wakabayashi (Japan), Kit Fai Lee (Hong Kong)
09:50-10:25
[Case 1] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique
[Case 1] Video Presentation
Gyu-Seong Choi (Korea)
10:25-11:00
[Case 2] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique
[Case 2] Video Presentation
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
11:00-11:10
Discussion
III. How Do I Do?: Lap Right Posterior Sectionectomy 
Chairperson(s)
Koo Jeong Kang (Korea), Harjit Singh (Malaysia)
11:10-11:45
[Case 1] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique
[Case 1] Video Presentation
Osamu Itano (Japan)
11:45-12:20
[Case 2] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique
[Case 2] Video Presentation
Yang Seok Koh (Korea)
12:20-12:30
Discussion
Sep. 4 (Wed) 10:40-12:30

[PG02] Post Graduate Course by A-PHPBA & the 14th International Single Topic Symposium by KAHBPS

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
[Biliary & Pancreas II] Knack and Tips for Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery: Advanced Open Surgery 
Chairperson(s)
Sang Geol Kim (Korea), Yi-Ming Shyr (Taiwan)
10:40-11:00
Pancreaticoduodenectomy With Artery First Approach Sa-ard Treepongkaruna (Thailand)
11:00-11:20
Bile Duct Margin-Free Resection for Bismuth Type III and IV Klatskin Tumor Tomoki Ebata (Japan)
11:20-11:40
Pancreatectomy With Major Vessel Resection & Anastomosis Winston Woon (Singapore)
11:40-12:00
Total Mesopancreas Excision During Pancreaticoduodenectomy Manabu Kawai (Japan)
12:00-12:20
Extended Cholecystectomy for Various GB Cancers Krishnan Raman (Malaysia)
12:20-12:30
Discussion
Sep. 4 (Wed) 13:30-15:20

[PG03] Post Graduate Course by A-PHPBA & the 14th International Single Topic Symposium by KAHBPS

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
[Liver I] Beginner Course 
Chairperson(s)
Ho-Seong Han (Korea), Chung Yip Chan (Singapore)
13:30-13:50
Difficult Scoring System for Laparoscopic Liver Resection: What's the Limit Go Wakabayashi (Japan)
13:50-14:10
What Preparation Is Needed to Become a Laparoscopic Liver Surgeon Kenneth Chok (Hong Kong)
14:10-14:30
Prevention and Management of Intraoperative Bleeding Alfred Kow (Singapore)
14:30-14:50
Tips for Making Better View: Lesions on the Unfavorable Location Yuta Abe (Japan)
14:50-15:10
How to Use Laparoscopic Ultrasonography Il Young Park (Korea)
15:10-15:20
Discussion
Sep. 4 (Wed) 13:30-17:30

[UV02] Unedited Video

Grand Ballroom 103-105, 1F
Learn the Details and Tips for Various MIS Pancreatoduodenectomy 
Chairperson(s)
Chang Moo Kang (Korea), Chirag Desai (India)
13:30-17:30
Conventional Laparoscopic PD Yuichi Nagakawa (Japan)
13:30-17:30
Artery First Laparoscopic PD
13:30-17:30
Pure Robotic PD Shin-E Wang (Taiwan)
13:30-17:30
Laparoscopic and Robotic Hybrid PD Jin-Young Jang (Korea)
Sep. 4 (Wed) 15:40-17:15

[PG04] Post Graduate Course by A-PHPBA & the 14th International Single Topic Symposium by KAHBPS

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
[Liver II] Advanced Course  
Chairperson(s)
Hironori Kaneko (Japan), Guanyu Wang (China)
15:40-16:00
Major Anatomical Laparoscopic Liver Resection Kuohsin Chen (Taiwan)
16:00-16:20
Laparoscopic Hepatectomy for Central Located Tumor Ji Hoon Kim (Korea)
16:20-16:40
Laparoscopic Hepatectomy for Minor Liver Resection Jai Young Cho (Korea)
16:40-17:00
Laparoscopic Donor Hepatectomy Choon Hyuck David Kwon (USA)
17:00-17:15
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:40-08:40

[ME01] Meet the Experts

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
How to Deal With Metastatic Liver Tumors 
07:40-08:00
Liver Resection for Non-CRC/Non-NET Liver Metastases William R. Jarnagin (USA)
08:00-08:20
Management of NET Liver Metastasis Palepu Jagannath (India)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:40-08:40

[ME02] Meet the Experts

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Prevention and Management of Complications After Pancreatectomy 
Chairperson(s)
Rajeev Joshi (India), Jinseok Heo (Korea)
07:40-08:00
Pancreatic Fistula Hiroki Yamaue (Japan)
08:00-08:20
Bleeding and Vascular Complications Dong-Sup Yoon (Korea)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:40-08:40

[ME03] Meet the Experts

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Advanced Management of Biliary and Pancreas Tumors 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
07:40-08:00
Laparoscopic Management of Gallbladder Cancer Xabier de Aretxabala (Chile)
08:00-08:20
Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours - When to Operate and When to Observe Kevin Conlon (Ireland)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:40-08:40

[ME04] Meet the Experts

201, 2F
The Art of Liver Transplantation-How I Do It 
07:40-08:00
Living Donor Hepatectomy Wei-Chen Lee (Taiwan)
08:00-08:20
Recipient Operation in LDLT Jae-Won Joh (Korea)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:40-08:40

[ME05] Meet the Experts

202, 2F
Optimal Extent of Resection for Pancreatic Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Sohei Satoi (Japan), InSeok Choi (Korea)
07:40-08:00
Head Cancer Sun-Whe Kim (Korea)
08:00-08:20
Body & Tail Cancer Satoshi Hirano (Japan)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:40-08:40

[ME06] Meet the Experts

203, 2F
Meet the Experts 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
07:40-08:00
Technical Evolution of ALPPS to Avoid Complications Orlando Torres (Brazil)
08:00-08:20
TBD Zhijun Zhu (China)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 08:50-09:50

[OC] Opening Ceremony & Presidential Lecture

Auditorium, 3F
Opening Ceremony 
08:50-09:10
Opening Ceremony
Presidential Lecture Ⅰ 
Chairperson(s)
Masakazu Yamamoto (Japan)
09:10-09:30
Progress and Future in Living Donor Liver Transplantation Kyung-Suk Suh (Korea)
Presidential Lecture Ⅱ 
Chairperson(s)
Martin Smith (South Africa)
09:30-09:50
Asian-Pacific Contribution to World-Wide Pancreatic Surgery Dong Wook Choi (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 09:50-10:40

[LL] Living Legend Lecture

Auditorium, 3F
Living Legend Lecture 
Chairperson(s)
Norihiro Kokudo (Japan), Sun-Whe Kim (Korea)
09:50-10:15
Living Donor Liver Transplantation for Seriously-ill Patients Sung-Gyu Lee (Korea)
10:15-10:40
History and Advancement of Pancreatic Surgery Akimasa Nakao (Japan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY01] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Updates in Innovative Techniques for Liver Surgery 
Chairperson(s)
Jigjidsuren Chinburen (Mongolia), Masaru Miyazaki (Japan)
11:00-11:20
Simulation and 3-D Reconstruction Using Software Program for Liver Surgery Atsushi Sugioka (Japan)
11:20-11:40
Virutal Augmented-Reality Guided Nagivation for Liver Surgery Maki Sugimoto (Japan)
11:40-12:00
ICG Fluorescence Image-Guided Liver Surgery Catherine Teh (Philippines)
12:00-12:20
Robotic Liver Resection Gi Hong Choi (Korea)
12:20-12:30
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY02] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Evidence of Oncologic Effectiveness of Radical Resection for Pancreatic Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Dong-Sup Yoon (Korea), Keita Wada (Japan)
11:00-11:20
Total Mesopancreas Excision Yu-Wen Tien (Taiwan)
11:20-11:40
Radical Antegrade Modular Pancreatosplenectomy (RAMPS) Sohei Satoi (Japan)
11:40-12:00
Combined Vascular Resection and Reconstruction During Pancreatectomy Wentao Gao (China)
12:00-12:20
Conversion Surgery for Initially Unresectable PDAC Tsutomu Fujii (Japan)
12:20-12:30
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY03] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Palliative Management of Unresectable Periampullary Tumor 
Chairperson(s)
Seogki Min (Korea), Katsuhiko Uesaka (Japan)
11:00-11:20
Surgical vs. Non Surgical Palliation of Advanced Periampullary Tumor : In View of Quality of Life Anil Agarwal (India)
11:20-11:40
Minimally Invasive Surgery for Palliation of Malignant Biliary Obstruction Taeho Hong (Korea)
11:40-12:00
Palliation for Duodenal Obstruction : When & How Ippei Matsumoto (Japan)
12:00-12:20
Palliative Pancreaticoduodenectomy Yi-Ming Shyr (Taiwan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY04] Symposium

201, 2F
How to Improve Oncologic Outcomes of Liver Transplantation for HCC 
Chairperson(s)
Hee-Jung Wang (Korea), Chao-Long Chen (Taiwan)
11:00-11:20
Radiologic Prediction of Tumor Biology Jeong Min Lee (Korea)
11:20-11:40
Down-Staging Gonzalo Sapisochin (Canada)
11:40-12:00
Optimal Selection Based on Biomarker and Other Noninvasive Measurements Nancy Kwan Man (Hong Kong)
12:00-12:20
Tailored Immunosuppression Kwang-Woong Lee (Korea)
12:20-12:30
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY05] Symposium

202, 2F
The Current Knowledge and Methods for the Safest Cholecystectomy 
Chairperson(s)
Il Young Park (Korea), Paleswan Joshi Lakhey (Nepal)
11:00-11:20
KSQIP-Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Hyeon Kook Lee (Korea)
11:20-11:40
The Appropriate Indicators of Surgical Difficulty During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Japan - Korea - Tiwan Survey) Yukio Iwashita (Japan)
11:40-12:00
Intraoperative Techniqe to Identity the Bile Duct Ting Pong Fung (Hong Kong)
12:00-12:20
Management of Bile Duct Injury During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy ; All Inclusive of Interventional & Surgical Approaches Boonchoo Sirichindakul (Thailand)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 12:30-13:30

[LS] Luncheon Symposium

Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-13:50

[UP01] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Personalize Your Oncologic Practice 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
13:30-13:50
Precision Medicine in HBP Malignancy Bhawna Sirohi (UK)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-13:50

[UP02] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Changing the Game of Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Kevin Conlon (Ireland)
13:30-13:50
Neoadjuvant vs. Upfront Surgery in Resectable Pancreatic Cancer Michiaki Unno (Japan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-13:50

[UP03] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Tips for Management of Chronic Pancreatitis 
Chairperson(s)
Guduru Venkat Rao (India)
13:30-13:50
Support for Early Surgery in Chronic Pancreatitis Martin Smith (South Africa)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-13:50

[UP04] Update Lecture

201, 2F
Innovative Surgical Treatment for Pancreatitis 
Chairperson(s)
Shailesh V. Shrikhande (India)
13:30-13:50
Total Pancreatectomy and Islet Auto-transplantation for Chronic and Acute Recurrent Pancreatitis Varvara Kirchner (USA)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-13:50

[UP05] Update Lecture

202, 2F
Splenic Disease and Treatment 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
13:30-13:50
Management in Spleen Neoplasm: Is Vaccination Needed Before Surgery Toar J.M. Lalisang (Indonesia)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-15:00

[JS01] A-PHPBA & A-PLHPDEC Joint Symposium

203, 2F
How to Develop and Promote Laparoscopic Liver Resection in the Asia-Pacific Region 
Chairperson(s)
Xiao-ping Chen (China), Marcos Perini (Australia)
13:30-13:45
How to Establish Guideline of Patient Slesction for Laparoscopic Hepatectomy Wifanto S Jeo (Indonesia)
13:45-14:00
Standardization of Techniques for Laparoscopic Hepatectomy Hiroyuki Nitta (Japan)
14:00-14:15
What Are the Latest Developments in Laparoscopic Hepatectomy? Wanguang Zhang (China)
14:15-14:30
Laparoscopy Will Replace Open?: Comparison of Technical and Oncological Outcomes Between Them Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
14:30-15:00
Discussions Mikhail Efanov (Russia)
Kuohsin Chen (Taiwan)
Palanisamy Senthilnathan (India)
Radnaabazar Munkhbat (Mongolia)
Xiu-Jun Cai (China)
Xiaoying Wang (China)
Goro Honda (Japan)
Jong Man Kim (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:50-15:00

[OV01] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Tae-Jin Song (Korea), David Cavallucci (Australia)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:50-15:00

[OV02] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Sang-Mok Lee (Korea), Keiji Sano (Japan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:50-15:00

[OV03] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Yoo Shin Choi (Korea), TBD
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:50-15:00

[OV04] Oral & Video

201, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Young Kyoung You (Korea), TBD
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:50-15:00

[OV05] Oral & Video

202, 2F
Chairperson(s)
DongHee Ryu (Korea), Yasuyuki Suzuki (Japan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 15:20-16:20

[OV06] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Young Seok Han (Korea), Adianto Nugroho (Indonesia)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 15:20-16:20

[OV07] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Ganesh Nagarajan (India), Kee Hwan Kim (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 15:20-16:20

[OV08] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Sungho Jo (Korea), Kenichi Hakamada (Japan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 15:20-16:20

[OV09] Oral & Video

201, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Gi-Won Song (Korea), Kenneth Chok (Hong Kong)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 15:20-16:20

[OV10] Oral & Video

202, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Hyung-Il Seo (Korea), Krishnan Raman (Malaysia)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 15:20-16:40

[JS02] A-PHPBA & KSPEN Joint Symposium

203, 2F
Nutritional Support in Older Patients 
Chairperson(s)
Sang-Jae Park (Korea), Kyung Sik Kim (Korea)
15:20-15:25
Opening Remarks Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
15:25-15:40
Age Related Sarcopenia : Nutritional Screening, Assessment and Diagnosis
15:40-15:55
Dietary Advice and Oral Nutritional Supplement in Older Patients Eunmee Kim (Korea)
15:55-16:10
Nutritional Support After Major Hepatectomy in Older Patients Jin Hong Lim (Korea)
16:10-16:25
Nutritional Support After Pancreatoduodenectomy in Older Patients Thakur Deen Yadav (India)
16:25-16:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:20-16:40

[UP06] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
The Future Is Coming 
Chairperson(s)
Hyo-Keun Lim (Korea)
16:20-16:40
Artificial Intelligence(AI) in Liver Imaging Sungwon Kim (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:20-16:40

[UP07] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Update on IPMN 
Chairperson(s)
Masao Tanaka (Japan)
16:20-16:35
Surveillance Strategy for IPMN: Evidence-Based Approach Jin-Young Jang (Korea)
16:35-16:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:20-16:40

[UP08] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
How to Balance Efficacy and Toxicity of Chemotherapy in Bile Duct Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Kuk Hwan Kwon (Korea ), Masayuki Ohtsuka (Japan)
16:20-16:40
Current Evidence on Postoperative Adjuvant Treatment in Biliary Tract Cancer Joon Seong Park (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:20-16:40

[UP09] Update Lecture

201, 2F
Bioengineering Techniques and Liver Transplantation 
Chairperson(s)
Suk-Koo Lee (Korea)
16:20-16:40
Bioartificial Liver: From Bench to Clinic David Mulligan (USA)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:20-16:40

[UP10] Update Lecture

202, 2F
Update on IPNB 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
16:20-16:40
Current Concepts and Clinical Implication of Intraductal Papillary Neoplasm of Bile Duct (IPNB) Keiichi Kubota (Japan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[SY06] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Intriguing and Challenging Situations for Treatment of Colorectal Liver Metastasis 
Chairperson(s)
Hiroshi Shimada (Japan), Jin Sub Choi (Korea)
16:40-17:00
How to Deal With Vanishing Lesions After Chemotherapy Christopher Christophi (Australia)
17:00-17:20
Aggressive Surgical Treatments for Colorectal Liver Metastasis Itaru Endo (Japan)
17:20-17:40
RFA for Colorectal Liver Metastasis Hyunchul Rhim (Korea)
17:40-17:50
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[SY07] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Clinical Practice for Borderline/Locally Advanced Resectable Pancreatic Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Soon Chan Hong (Korea), Ting-bo Liang (China)
16:40-17:00
Ongoing Trials or Current Protocols of Neoadjuvant Thearapy: How Similar and How Different? Yan-Shen Shan (Taiwan)
17:00-17:20
Radiological and Functional Evaluation of Response After Neoadjuvant Therapy Masayuki Sho (Japan)
17:20-17:40
Surgeon's Decision Making Process After Neoadjuvant Therapy Hiroki Yamaue (Japan)
17:40-17:50
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[SY08] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Biliary Stricture: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of Biliary Strictures 
Chairperson(s)
Kyung Sik Kim (Korea), Ryota Higuchi (Japan)
16:40-17:00
How Can We Reduce Biliary Stricture? Sadiq S Sikora (India)
17:00-17:20
Surgical Treatment of Biliary Stricture Indah Situmorang (Indonesia)
17:20-17:40
Endoscopic Management of Biliary Stricture Sung Ill Jang (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[SY09] Symposium

201, 2F
What's New in Liver Transplantation for Non-HCC Malignancies? 
Chairperson(s)
Soon-Il Kim (Korea)
16:40-17:00
LT for NET Jan Lerut (Belgium)
17:00-17:20
LT for Colorectal Liver Metastasis Oscar Imventarza (Argentina)
17:20-17:40
LT for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Timucin Taner (USA)
17:40-17:50
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[DE01] Debate Session

202, 2F
The Need for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in CBD Stone Patients Without GB Stone 
Chairperson(s)
Il Young Park (Korea), Thakur Deen Yadav (India)
16:40-17:00
Surgery Ramesh Singh Bhandari (Nepal)
17:00-17:20
Observation Kwangbum Cho (Korea)
17:20-17:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:00

[UP11] Update Lecture

203, 2F
Neoadjuvant Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Hiroki Yamaue (Japan)
16:40-17:00
Role of Neoadjuvant Therapy in Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer Dejan Radenkovic (Serbia)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 17:00-17:20

[UP12] Update Lecture

203, 2F
Update Lecture 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
17:00-17:20
Current Status of Pediatric Liver Transplantation in China Qiang Xia (China)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 07:40-08:40

[ME07] Meet the Experts

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Liver Surgery - That's Complicated 
07:40-08:00
How to Assess the Operation Risk in Hepatectomy Masakazu Yamamoto (Japan)
08:00-08:20
How to Manage Postoperative Complications After Liver Surgery Xiao-ping Chen (China)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 07:40-08:40

[ME08] Meet the Experts

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Which Is an Ideal Modality for Minimally Invasive Surgery?: Robotic vs. Laparoscopic Pancreatectomy 
Chairperson(s)
Hideyuki Yoshitomi (Japan), Myunghee Yoon (Korea)
07:40-08:00
Laparoscopic Surgery Palanivelu Chinnusamy (India)
08:00-08:20
Robotic Surgery Chung Ngai Tang (Hong Kong)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 07:40-08:40

[ME09] Meet the Experts

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Biliary Surgery: A to Z 
Chairperson(s)
Kee-Taek Jang (Korea), TBD
07:40-08:00
Biliary Pathologic Findings that Surgeons Must Know Volkan Adsay (USA)
08:00-08:20
Optimal Preparation for Major Hepatobiliary Resection Masato Nagino (Japan)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 07:40-08:40

[ME10] Meet the Experts

201, 2F
Technical Pearls and Pitfalls in Liver Transplantation 
07:40-08:00
Graft Selection and Modification for Pediatric LDLT Mureo Kasahara (Japan)
08:00-08:20
Special Technical Considerations in Recipient Operation for Children Nam-Joon Yi (Korea)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 07:40-08:40

[ME11] Meet the Experts

202, 2F
Challenges and Novel Approaches in Difficult HBP Surgery 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
07:40-08:00
Pediatric Liver Transplantation Oscar Imventarza (Argentina)
08:00-08:20
Venous Reconstruction With the Parietal Peritoneum: How I Do It? Safi Dokmak (France)
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 07:40-08:40

[ME12] Meet the Experts

203, 2F
Enhance Your Surgical Skills by Learning Innovative Techniques 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
07:40-08:00
Pancreas Preserving Duodenectomy for Duodenal Neoplasm Horacio J. Asbun (USA)
08:00-08:20
Mesopancreas Excision Using Intestinal Derotation Procedure
08:20-08:40
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY10] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Evidence-Based Minimal Invasive Hepatectomy 
Chairperson(s)
Prasad Wagle (India), Sung-Soo Yoon (Korea)
08:40-09:00
Oncologic Outcomes of Laparoscopic Liver Resection for HCC Nicholas O'Rourke (Australia)
09:00-09:20
Safety and Reproducibility of Laparoscopic Donor Hepatectomy Over Feasibility Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
09:20-09:40
Benefits of Robotic Liver Resection Compared to Laparoscopic Surgery Chung Ngai Tang (Hong Kong)
09:40-10:00
Laparoscopic Liver Resection for Hepatic Metstasis Including ALPPS Xiaoying Wang (China)
10:00-10:10
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY11] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Updates in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor 
Chairperson(s)
TBD, Arthur Richardson (Australia)
08:40-09:00
Global Epidemiology of PNET Trifanov Vladimir (Russia)
09:00-09:20
Optimal Surgical Treatment Yoo-Seok Yoon (Korea)
09:20-09:40
Management of Metastatic PNET Harjit Singh (Malaysia)
09:40-10:00
New Biomarkers and Emerging Treatment for PNET Wenhui Lou (China)
10:00-10:10
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY12] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Panel Discussion : Controversial Issues in the Published Guideline of GB Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Anil Agarwal (India), Ta-Sen Yeh (Taiwan)
08:40-08:55
What Kind of Treatment Will You Do If You Accidentally Find T1b Gallbladder Cancer? Masayuki Ohtsuka (Japan)
08:55-09:10
The Two Sides of Cholecystectomy for GB Cancer : Open and Laparoscopic Shridhar Ganpathi Iyer (Singapore)
09:10-09:25
Is Tailored Radical Cholecystectomy Possible According to the New T2 Definition Guanyu Wang (China)
09:25-09:45
Case Discussion Woohyung Lee (Korea)
09:45-10:05
Case Discussion Kazuto Shibuya (Japan)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY13] Symposium

201, 2F
Living Donor: From Ethics to Outcome 
Chairperson(s)
Dong Goo Kim (Korea), Norihiro Kokudo (Japan)
08:40-09:00
Ethical and Legal Issues in Asian-Pacific Region Chung-Mau Lo (Hong Kong)
09:00-09:20
Evaluation and Selection Refaat Kamel (Egypt)
09:20-09:40
Technical Points for Safe Donor Hepatectomy Gi-Won Song (Korea)
09:40-10:00
Long Term Outcome of Living Donor Including Quality of Life Kiyoshi Hasegawa (Japan)
10:00-10:10
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY14] Symposium

202, 2F
International Panel Discussion: Training and Educating HPB Surgeons to Meet the International Standards 
Chairperson(s)
Kevin Conlon (Ireland), Christopher Christophi (Australia)
08:40-09:00
The Need for Common Standards for HPB Training in Asia and Pacific Region Javier Lendoire (Argentina)
09:00-09:20
Introduction of Standards for HPB Training Defined by the Education and Training Committee of the IHPBA Kevin Conlon (Ireland)
09:20-10:10
[International Panel Discussion]
Q1. How Can You Become an HPB Surgeon in Your Country?
Q2. Is There a Practical Need for Certified HPB Specialist?
Q3. What Are the Minimal Requirements to Certify a Qualified HPB Surgeon?
Q4. Can an Exchange Training Program Be an Effective Way to Implement Common Standards?
Takao Ohtsuka (Japan)
Christopher Christophi (Australia)
Avinash Supe (India)
Kyung Sik Kim (Korea)
Yinmo Yang (China)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 10:30-11:30

[OV11] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Zhi-Yong Huang (China), Michael Fink (Australia)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 10:30-11:30

[OV12] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Shigeru Marubashi (Japan), Yong Hoon Kim (Korea)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 10:30-11:30

[OV13] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Sang Bum Kim (Korea), Ser Yee Lee (Singapore)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 10:30-11:30

[OV14] Oral & Video

201, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Myoung Soo Kim (Korea), Hideki Ohdan (Japan)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 10:30-11:30

[OV15] Oral & Video

202, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Sung-Soo Yoon (Korea), Takao Ohtsuka (Japan)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 10:30-12:30

[JS03] A-PHPBA&IHPBA Joint Symposium

203, 2F
Great Gathering Around Gallbladder Cancer: Comprehensive Review and Our Future Directions 
Chairperson(s)
Jin-Young Jang (Korea), Palepu Jagannath (India)
10:30-10:50
Trends and Regional Differences of Epidemiology Xabier de Aretxabala (Chile)
10:50-11:10
Etiology and Genetic Mechanism William R. Jarnagin (USA)
11:10-11:30
Difficulty and Standardization of Pathologic Diagnosis Volkan Adsay (USA)
11:30-11:50
Current Evidence and Controversies in Surgical Treatment Seung Eun Lee (Korea)
11:50-12:10
Role of Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy Bhawna Sirohi (UK)
12:10-12:30
Need and Proposal of International Collaboration Study Palepu Jagannath (India)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:30-12:30

[SY15] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
What's Making a Paradigm Shift in HCC? 
Chairperson(s)
Cornelis H.C. Dejong (Netherlands), Han Chu Lee (Korea)
11:30-11:50
Proteomics for Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers in HCC Youngsoo Kim (Korea)
11:50-12:10
Immune Cell Profiling to Guide Treatment and Prediction of HCC Valerie Chew (Singapore)
12:10-12:30
Mutational Landscape and Structural Mutations in HCC Tatsuhiro Shibata (Japan)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:30-11:50

[UP13] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Minimally Invasive Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Palanivelu Chinnusamy (India)
11:30-11:45
Current Status and Prospect of Minimally Invasive Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer Horacio J. Asbun (USA)
11:45-11:50
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:50-12:10

[UP14] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Surgical Treatment for Acute Pancreatitis 
Chairperson(s)
Sujoy Pal (India)
11:50-12:05
Changing Role of Surgery in the Treatment of Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis Saxon Connor (New Zealand)
12:05-12:10
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 12:10-12:30

[UP15] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Update in Postoperative Pancreatic Fistula Definition 
Chairperson(s)
Seong Ho Choi (Korea)
12:10-12:25
Current ISGPF Definition of POPF Is Enough? Shailesh V. Shrikhande (India)
12:25-12:30
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:30-12:30

[DE02] Debate Session

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Gallbladder Polyps > 1cm : Is Cholecystectomy Necessary? 
Chairperson(s)
Sung-Sik Han (Korea), Sung Won Kwon (Korea)
11:30-11:50
Cholecystectomy Paleswan Joshi Lakhey (Nepal)
11:50-12:10
Observation Jong Kyun Lee (Korea)
12:10-12:30
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:30-12:30

[UP16] Update Lecture

201, 2F
Update in Immunology for Liver Transplantation 
Chairperson(s)
Koo Jeong Kang (Korea)
11:30-11:50
Adoptive Transfer of Immune Reaction in LT Hideki Ohdan (Japan)
11:50-12:10
Novel Immune Biomarkers in LT Gregory Mckenna (USA)
12:10-12:30
Operation Tolerance in LT Masaaki Watanabe (Japan)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:30-12:30

[SY16] Symposium

202, 2F
HBP Surgeon’s Burnout 
Chairperson(s)
Chul Woon Chung (Korea), Tom Wilson (Australia)
11:30-11:45
The Problem of Burnout among HBP Surgeons Kenichi Hakamada (Japan)
11:45-12:00
Young Active Surgeon's View Dai Hoon Han (Korea)
12:00-12:15
Mentor Surgeon’s View Po-Da Chen (Taiwan)
12:15-12:30
Q&A
Sep. 6 (Fri) 12:30-13:30

[LS] Luncheon Symposium

Sep. 6 (Fri) 13:30-15:00

[BO01] Best Oral

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Safi Dokmak (France), TBD
Sep. 6 (Fri) 13:30-15:00

[BO02] Best Oral

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Chairperson(s)
TBD, Wenhui Lou (China)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 13:30-15:00

[BO03] Best Oral

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Masayuki Sho (Japan), Brian K. Goh (Singapore)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 13:30-15:00

[BO04] Best Oral

201, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Chao-Long Chen (Taiwan), TBD
Sep. 6 (Fri) 13:30-15:00

[YIA] Young Investigator Award

202, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Kyung-Suk Suh (Korea), Toar J.M. Lalisang (Indonesia)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 13:30-15:00

[IV] Invited Video Lecture by Legendary Surgeons

203, 2F
Invited Video Lecture by Legendary Surgeons 
Chairperson(s)
Masakazu Yamamoto (Japan), Dong Wook Choi (Korea)
13:30-13:45
Combined Portal Vein, Right Hepatic Artery, Left Liver and Caudate Lobe Resection With Autovein Grafting for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Yuji Nimura (Japan)
13:45-14:00
Combined Arterial Resection for Locally Advanced Bilio-pancreatic Malignancies Masaru Miyazaki (Japan)
14:00-14:15
Accumulated Surgical Skills on Laparoscopic Liver Surgery and Liver Transplantation Kazuyoshi Saito (Japan)
14:15-14:30
Portal Reconstruction Prior to Right Hepatectomy for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Hiroshi Shimada (Japan)
14:30-14:45
Left Trisectionectomy, PV & HA Resection and Reconstruction for Hilar CA Sung-Gyu Lee (Korea)
14:45-15:00
Q&A
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[DE03] Debate Session

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Management of HCC 
Chairperson(s)
Yonson Ku (Japan), Yang Won Nah (Korea)
HCC Staging and Treatment Algorithm: East Versus West 
15:20-15:30
Debate 1: Eastern Perspectives Tan To Cheung (Hong Kong)
15:30-15:40
Debate 2: Western Perspectives Vincent Lam (Australia)
15:40-15:50
Discussion
Surgical Resection for Locally Advanced HCC 
15:50-16:00
Debate 1: Try First! Norihiro Kokudo (Japan)
16:00-16:10
Debate 2: Re-Assess After Down-Staging Pierce Chow (Singapore)
16:10-16:20
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[DE04] Debate Session

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Upfront Surgery vs. Neoadjuvant Treatment for Resectable Pancreatic Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Sun-Whe Kim (Korea), TBD
15:20-15:40
Neoadjuvant Treatment Hidenori Takahashi (Japan)
15:40-16:00
Upfront Surgery Sung-Sik Han (Korea)
16:00-16:20
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[DE05] Debate Session

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Ampullectomy Versus Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Early Ampullary Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Chol Kyoon Cho (Korea), Rajan Saxena (India)
15:20-15:40
Transduodenal Ampullectomy Kyeong Geun Lee (Korea)
15:40-16:00
Pancreaticoduodenectomy Yusuke Yamamoto (Japan)
16:00-16:20
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[DE06] Debate Session

201, 2F
Post-Liver Transplantation Prophylaxis for Viral Hepatitis 
Chairperson(s)
Hiroto Egawa (Japan), Xiangcheng Li (China)
15:20-15:30
Debate 1 HBIG-Free Protocol James Fung (Hong Kong)
15:30-15:40
Debate 2 HBIG Is Still Conerstone Jong Young Choi (Korea)
15:40-15:50
Discussion
15:50-16:00
Debate 1 Pre-Emtive or Prophylatic Sumihito Tamura (Japan)
16:00-16:10
Debate 2 With Histologic Evidence of Recurrence Koji Hashimoto (USA)
16:10-16:20
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[SY17] Symposium

202, 2F
Training System of Robotic Surgery and Development of New Robotic Platform 
Chairperson(s)
Hyung Chul Kim (Korea), Bi-xiang Zhang (China)
15:20-15:40
Training Program of Robotic HBP Surgery Baiyong Shen (China)
15:40-16:00
Development of Korean Robotic Surgery System(Revo-I) Woo-Jung Lee (Korea)
16:00-16:20
Application of Deep Learning in the Surgical Field KwangGi Kim (Korea)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[JS04] KAHBPS&CCIHPBA Joint Symposium

203, 2F
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[SY18] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Surgical Challenges in the Hepatectomy for HCC 
Chairperson(s)
Hong-Jin Kim (Korea), Shunichi Ariizumi (Japan)
16:20-16:40
Major Liver Resection With Vascular Reconstruction Deok-Bog Moon (Korea)
16:40-17:00
HCC With Bile Duct Thrombosis Anon Chotirosniramit (Thailand)
17:00-17:20
Advanced HCC With Portal Vein Thrombosis: Major Resection With Thrombectomy and Percutaneous Isolated Hepatic Perfusion (PIHP) Takumi Fukumoto (Japan)
17:20-17:40
Treatment Optimization for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Elderly Patients Masaki Kaibori (Japan)
17:40-17:50
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[SY19] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Surgical Strategy for IPMN 
Chairperson(s)
Ying-Jui Chao (Taiwan), Krishnan Raman (Malaysia)
16:20-16:40
Adequate Extent of Resection for Invasive IPMN Chang Moo Kang (Korea)
16:40-17:00
Preoperative and Intraoperative Diagnostic Modalities Distingushing Malignanat and Benign Lesions Thun Ingkakul (Thailand)
17:00-17:20
Treatment Option for Multifocal IPMN Brian K. Goh (Singapore)
17:20-17:50
Case Based Discussion Wooil Kwon (Korea)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[SY20] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Novel Surgical Techniques to Improve Curative Resection of Klatskin Tumor (Video) 
Chairperson(s)
Hee Chul Yu (Korea), Shoji Kubo (Japan)
16:20-16:40
Vascular Resection During Curative Intent Resection for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Masato Nagino (Japan)
16:40-17:00
Laparoscopic Radical Resection for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Rong Liu (China)
17:00-17:20
Transheptic Hilar Approach Shin Hwang (Korea)
17:20-17:40
3D Printing and Augmented Reality Navigation Surgery for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Jiahong Dong (China)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[SY21] Symposium

201, 2F
Panel Discussion: Hepatic Venous Outflow Reconstruction in Living Donor Liver Transplantation 
Chairperson(s)
TBD, Susumu Eguchi (Japan)
Discussion 1: RHV Anastomosis 
16:20-16:25
Korean Center Jong Man Kim (Korea)
16:25-16:30
Japanese Center Toshimi Kaido (Japan)
16:30-16:35
Taiwan Center Chih-Chi Wang (Taiwan)
16:35-16:40
Hong Kong Center Albert Chan (Hong Kong)
16:40-16:45
Turkish Center Deniz Balci (Turkey)
16:45-16:50
Indian Center Mohamed Rela (India)
16:50-17:05
Panel Discussion
Discussion 2: Multiple RIHVs  
17:05-17:10
Korean Center Dong Hwan Jung (Korea)
17:10-17:15
Japanese Center Toru Ikegami (Japan)
17:15-17:20
Taiwan Center Rey-Heng Hu (Taiwan)
17:20-17:25
Hong Kong Center Kelvin K. C. NG (Hong Kong)
17:25-17:30
Turkish Center Deniz Balci (Turkey)
17:30-17:35
Indian Center Mohamed Rela (India)
17:35-17:50
Panel Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[SY22] Symposium

202, 2F
Robotic Surgery (Video Session) 
Chairperson(s)
InSeok Choi (Korea), Baiju Senadhipan (India)
16:20-16:40
Robotic Hepatectomy 1 Yao-Ming Wu (Taiwan)
16:40-17:00
Robotic Hepatectomy 2 Gi Hong Choi (Korea)
17:00-17:20
Robotic Pancreatectomy 1 Cheng-Ming Peng (Taiwan)
17:20-17:40
Robotic Pancreatectomy 2 Rong Liu (China)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[JS05] KAHBPS & JHBPS Joint Symposium

203, 2F
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY23] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Evolvements in Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma 
Chairperson(s)
Tin Tin Mar (Myanmar), Zhijun Zhu (China)
08:00-08:20
New Staging System: Changes From Previous Version Shin Hwang (Korea)
08:20-08:40
Combined Bile Duct Resection and LN Dissection: Routine or Selective or No Feng Shen (China)
08:40-09:00
Radiation Therapy for Intrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer Jin-Hong Park (Korea)
09:00-09:10
Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY24] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
New Treatment Modalities for Pancreatic Cancer 
Chairperson(s)
Yinmo Yang (China), TBD
08:00-08:20
Current Progress in Systemic Thepary for Pancreatic Cancer Do-Youn Oh (Korea)
08:20-08:40
New Local Treatment for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer Kai-Wen Huang (Taiwan)
08:40-09:00
Carbon-ion Radiotherapy for Pancreatic Cancer Makoto Shinoto (Japan)
09:00-09:10
Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY25] Symposium

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Enhanced Recovery After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 
Chairperson(s)
Hyeon Kook Lee (Korea), Shridhar Ganpathi Iyer (Singapore)
08:00-08:20
Simple Maneuver to Reduce Pain After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy; How Can Surgeons Do Better? Shridhar Ganpathi Iyer (Singapore)
08:20-08:40
Strategy to Reduce Preoperative NPO Time and Postoperative PONV, Pain in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: the Role of Anesthesiologist Jeong Soo Lee (Korea)
08:40-09:00
Day Care vs Overnight Stay After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy; Personal Experience and Limitation in Practice Aswini Kumar Pujahari (India)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY26] Symposium

201, 2F
Upcoming Issues in Liver Transplantation for Alcoholic Liver Disease (ALD) and Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) 
Chairperson(s)
Kwang-Hyup Han (Korea), Krishnakumar Madhavan (Singapore)
08:00-08:15
Optimal Psychosocial and Biological Surveillance in LT for ALD Hiroto Egawa (Japan)
08:15-08:30
Currnet Situation and Unresolved Issues in LT for ALD Geoff McCaughan (Australia)
08:30-08:45
The Asia-Pacific Working Party on Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Guidelines Won Kim (Korea)
08:45-09:00
The Prevalence and Consequences of Recurrent or De-novo NAFLD After LT Yock Young Dan (Singapore)
09:00-09:10
Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY27] Symposium

202, 2F
Various Infectious Conditions in the Fields of HBP 
Chairperson(s)
TBD
08:00-08:15
Hydatid Cyst and Its Treatment Jonathan Koea (New Zealand)
08:15-08:30
Updates on Infectious Liver Abscess Razman Jarmin (Malaysia)
08:30-08:45
Opisthorchis Infection Prawat Kositamongkol (Thailand)
08:45-09:00
Pancreatitis and Infection Shuji Isaji (Japan)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 07:30-12:00

[CM] A-PHPBA & ILLS Consensus Meeting

203, 2F
Expert Consensus and Guidelines Conference on Minimally Invasive Donor Hepatectomy (MIDH) 
Chairperson(s)
Kyung-Suk Suh (Korea), Daniel Cherqui (France)
07:30-07:35
Opening Remarks Kyung-Suk Suh (Korea)
07:35-07:40
Opening Remarks Daniel Cherqui (France)
07:40-07:50
Methodology and CQ*s
*CQ = Clinical Question
Ruben Ciria (Spain)
Rationale and Donor Outcomes 
07:50-08:10
CQ 1-3: Donor Advantage, Risk and Complications Daniel Cherqui (France)
08:10-08:30
CQ 4-6: Short Term Recovery and Long Term Quality of Life Benjamin Samstein (USA)
Recipient Outcomes 
08:30-08:50
CQ 7: Does MIDH Compromise Recipient Outcomes? Olivier Soubrane (France)
Techniques 
08:50-09:10
CQ 8: Is Pure Laparoscopic Technique Applicable to All Types of Liver Grafts Kyung-Suk Suh (Korea)
09:10-09:30
CQ 9: Role of Hybrid and Hand Assisted Techniques Go Wakabayashi (Japan)
09:30-09:40
Refreshments
09:40-10:00
CQ 10: Anatomical Contraindications (Multiple Vessels or Bile Ducts…)
10:00-10:20
CQ11: Role and Rationale of Robotics
10:20-10:40
CQ 12-13: Best Transection Technique and Use of Pringle Maneuver
10:40-11:00
CQ 14: Best Method for Bile Duct Identification and Closure
11:00-11:20
CQ 15: Best Method for Vascular Division (Clips, Stapler, Suture) Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
Training and Certification 
11:20-11:40
CQ 16-18: Who Should Do It, What Training, What Certification?
11:40-12:00
Closing Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:10-09:30

[UP17] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Recent Updates in Benign Liver Diseases 
Chairperson(s)
Hee Chul Yu (Korea)
09:10-09:30
Genetic Profiling & Molecular Classification of Hepatic Adenoma: Its Clinical Significance Safi Dokmak (France)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:10-09:30

[UP18] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Biomedical Perspectives and Application in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma 
Chairperson(s)
Sang-Jae Park (Korea)
09:10-09:25
Genomic and Molecular Characterization of Pancreatic Cancer Daehee Hwang (Korea)
09:25-09:30
Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:10-09:30

[UP19] Update Lecture

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
What Is New in Intraductal Papillary Neoplasm of Bile Duct? 
Chairperson(s)
Keiichi Kubota (Japan), Yong-Jie Zhang (China)
09:10-09:25
Pathological Overview of IPNB for Surgeons Kee-Taek Jang (Korea)
09:25-09:30
Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:10-09:30

[UP20] Update Lecture

201, 2F
Bioengineering Techniques and Liver Transplantation 
Chairperson(s)
Dongho Choi (Korea)
09:10-09:30
Hepatocyte Transplantation and Cell Therapy for Liver Diseases Timothy Pruett (USA)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:10-09:30

[UP21] Update Lecture

202, 2F
Knowledge Is Power : Educating Surgeons 
Chairperson(s)
Joon Seong Park (Korea), Sudeep Shah (India)
09:10-09:25
Immune Therapy : Bench to Clinical Approach Eui-Cheol Shin (Korea)
09:25-09:30
Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:30-10:30

[OV16] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Yoonjin Hwang (Korea), Tian Yang (China)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:30-10:30

[OV17] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Chairperson(s)
TBD, Dae Wook Hwang (Korea)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:30-10:30

[OV18] Oral & Video

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Sang-Mok Lee (Korea), Palanisamy Senthilnathan (India)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:30-10:30

[OV19] Oral & Video

201, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Shin Hwang (Korea), Kiyoshi Hasegawa (Japan)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:30-10:30

[OV20] Oral & Video

202, 2F
Chairperson(s)
Dong-Shik Lee (Korea), Sa-ard Treepongkaruna (Thailand)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 11:00-12:00

[PL] Plenary Oral

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Chairperson(s)
Toar J.M. Lalisang (Indonesia), Hee Chul Yu (Korea)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 12:00-12:30

[CL] Closing & Awards Ceremony

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F