Scientific Program

*The program is subject to change.
March 18 (Mon) 08:50-09:00
Welcome Remark
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
08:50-09:00
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
March 18 (Mon) 09:00-12:30
Live Demonstration 1
Liver Resection - Laparoscopic vs. Robotic
Samsung Medical Center
Dong-A University Hospital
Moderators
Zenichi Morise (Japan)
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
Operator
Laparoscope
Gyu-seong Choi (Korea)
Operator
Robot
Kwan Woo Kim (Korea)
March 18 (Mon) 09:00-09:30
Live Demonstration 1: Case Presentation
Liver Resection - Laparoscopic vs. Robotic
Moderators
Zenichi Morise (Japan)
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
09:05-09:15
Laparoscope
Namkee Oh (Korea)
09:20-09:30
Robot
Eun Jeong Jang (Korea)
March 18 (Mon) 09:30-10:50
Liver Session 1
Techniques in Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery: How I Do It?
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Zenichi Morise (Japan)
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
1. Port Placement, Liver Traction Method, Inflow Control Specimen Removal
09:30-09:38
     - Robot
Ashwin Rammohan (India)
09:38-09:46
     - Laparoscope
Dong-Sik Kim (Korea)
09:46-09:50
     - Panel Discussion
2. Scope System including NIR Imaging
09:50-09:58
     - Robot
Gi Hong Choi (Korea)
09:58-10:06
     - Laparoscope
Takeshi Aoki (Japan)
10:06-10:10
     - Panel Discussion
3.Instruments for Parenchymal Division & Staplers / Inflow Control Method
10:10-10:18
     - Robot
Hugo Pinto Marques (Portugal)
10:18-10:26
     - Laparoscope
Masaki Ueno (Japan)
10:26-10:30
     - Panel Discussion
4. Management of Intraoperative Problems: When and How to Convert to Open Safely ?
10:30-10:38
     - Robot
Eduardo Fernandes (Brazil)
10:38-10:46
     - Laparoscope
Umberto Cillo (Italy)
10:46-10:50
     - Panel Discussion
09:30-10:50
Panelist
Juan Jose Nuñez Ju (Peru)
Dimitri Raptis (Saudi Arabia)
Ahmed Elsabbagh (Egypt)
Jinho Lee (Korea)
Lucas McCormack (Argentina)
Jai Young Cho (Korea)
Julian Choi (Austrailia)
March 18 (Mon) 10:50-11:10
Coffee Break
Grand Hall, B1F
March 18 (Mon) 11:10-12:30
Liver Session 2
Current Concepts of Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Dieter C. Broering (Saudi Arabia)
Roberto Troisi (Italy)
11:10-11:22
Robotic Liver Resection: Hurdles and Beyond
Fabrizio Di Benedetto (Italy)
11:22-11:34
The Future of Patient Care - Robotic Surgery Innovation in HPB and Beyond
Darla Hutton (United States)
11:34-11:46
Role of Laparoscopic Liver Resection : Transition to the Era of Robotic Surgery
Seok-Hwan Kim (Korea)
11:46-12:06
Debate: I Do It Better: Robotic vs. Laparoscopic Major Liver Surgery
(8 min.)
     - Robotic Surgery
Karim Halazun (United States)
(8 min.)
     - Laparoscopic Surgery
Andrea Ruzzenente (Italy)
(4 min.)
     - Discussion
12:06-12:18
Is there Still a Role for Open Liver Surgery in Advanced Liver Surgery
Guido Torzilli (Italy)
12:18-12:30
Extended Reality (Virtual Reality and Mixed Reality) Technology for Liver resection in MIS
Shigetoshi Naito (Japan)
March 18 (Mon) 12:30-12:45
Introduction of New ISLS Study Group Projects
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
12:30-12:45
Deniz Balci (Türkiye)
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
March 18 (Mon) 12:45-13:20
Luncheon Symposium 1
Revolution of Anatomic Liver Resection with Cutting-edge Da Vinci Robot Technology
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Gi Hong Choi (Korea)
12:45-13:20
Revolution of Anatomic Liver Resection with Cutting-edge Da Vinci Robot Technology
Ji Hoon Kim (Korea)
March 18 (Mon) 13:30-17:30
Live Demonstration 2
PPPD - Laparoscope vs. Robot
Severance Hospital
Asan Medical Center
Moderators
Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
Hugo Pinto Marques (Portugal)
Operator
Laparoscope
Chang Moo Kang (Korea)
Operator
Robot
Jae Hoon Lee (Korea)
March 18 (Mon) 13:30-14:00
Live Demonstration 2: Case Presentation
PPPD - Laparoscope vs. Robot
Moderators
Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
Hugo Pinto Marques (Portugal)
13:35-13:45
Laparoscope
David Espinosa (Korea)
13:50-14:00
Robot
Areum Shin (Korea)
March 18 (Mon) 14:00-15:30
BP Session 1
Basic Set-Up to Advanced Laparoscopic Pancreas Surgery
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
Hugo Pinto Marques (Portugal)
14:00-14:18
OR Set Up & Optimal Resection Sequence During Laparoscopic Pancreatoduodenectomy
Jaewoo Kwon (Korea)
14:18-14:36
Strategies for Minimizing Vessel Injury and Bleeding in Laparoscopic Pancreatoduodenectomy
Takao Ohtsuka (Japan)
14:36-14:54
Ideal Pancreatojejunostomy Method for Laparoscopic Pancreatoduodenectomy
Yuichi Nagakawa (Japan)
14:54-15:12
Postoperative Care Following Laparoscopic Pancreatoduodenectomy: Are there Distinctions From Open Surgery?
Orlando Torres (Brazil)
15:12-15:30
Cost and Benefit for Minimally Invasive Pancreatectomy
Goro Honda (Japan)
March 18 (Mon) 15:30-16:00
Coffee Break
Grand Hall, B1F
March 18 (Mon) 16:00-17:30
BP Session 2
Basic Set-Up to Advanced Robotic Pancreas Surgery
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Sang-Jae Park (Korea)
Alejandro Serrablo (Spain)
16:00-16:18
Precision Anatomy for Safe Approach to Pancreatoduodenectomy for totally Robotic Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Hiroaki Osakabe (Japan)
16:18-16:36
Principle of totally Robotic Pancreaticoduodenectomy in Vision, Trocar, and Device
Yosuke Inoue (Japan)
16:36-16:54
Why You Should Start totally Robotic Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Pros, Cons, Technical Tips
Jun Suh Lee (Korea)
16:54-17:12
Vascular Approaches to Ensure the Secure Resection of Totally Robotic Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Jin He (United States)
17:12-17:30
Unraveling the Potential: totally Robotic Pancreaticoduodenectomy in Challenging Cases
John Martinie (United States)
March 18 (Mon) 09:00-17:30
Video Session
Room 2 (Vista 3, B2F)
March 18 (Mon) 09:00-17:30
E-poster & Exhibition
Grand Hall, B1F
March 18 (Mon) 18:00-20:00
Welcome Dinner
Walker Hall, 1F
*The program is subject to change.
March 19 (Tue) 09:00-17:20
Live Demonstration 3
LDLT with Laparoscopic vs. Robotic Donor Hepatectomy
Asan Medical Center
Severance Hospital
Moderators
Deniz Balci (Türkiye)
Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
Operator
Laparoscope (Donor)
Recipient Operation
Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
ChulSoo Ahn (Korea)
Operator
Robot (Donor)
Recipient Operation
Gi Hong Choi (Korea)
Dong Jin Joo (Korea)
March 19 (Tue) 09:00-09:30
Live Demonstration 3: Case Presentation
LDLT with Laparoscopic vs. Robotic Donor Hepatectomy
Moderators
Deniz Balci (Türkiye)
Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
09:05-09:15
Laparoscopic Donor Hepatectomy
Recipient Operation
Sang-Hoon Kim (Korea)
Young-in Yoon (Korea)
09:20-09:30
Robotic Donor Hepatectomy
Recipient Operation
Na Reum Kim (Korea)
Eun-Ki Min (Korea)
March 19 (Tue) 09:30-10:45
LT Session 1
Current Concepts of Living Donor Liver Surgery
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Deniz Balci (Türkiye)
Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
09:30-09:42
Meaning of Open Donor Hepatectomy in the Minimally Invasive Era
Dong-Hwan Jung (Korea)
09:42-09:54
Tailoring Donor Hepatectomy to Ensure Donor Safety as well as Recipient Benefit: Different Scenario’s, Different Techniques
Prashant Vilas Bhangui (India)
09:54-10:06
Use of AI and Mix Reality to Shorten Learning Curve of Laparoscopic Donor Hepatectomy
Wei Chieh Alfred Kow (Singapore)
10:06-10:18
Learning Curve of Robotic Donor Hepatectomy and Tips for Shortening it
Dieter C. Broering (Saudi Arabia)
10:18-10:30
How to increase Safety in MI Major Liver Surgery: Vascular, Biliary and Bleeding Control
Olivier Scatton (France)
10:30-10:42
Minimally Invasive Donor Hepatectomy for Unusual Graft
Gyu-seong Choi (Korea)
March 19 (Tue) 10:45-11:05
Coffee Break
Grand Hall, B1F
March 19 (Tue) 11:05-12:20
LT Session 2
How to Expand the Donor Pool: The Impact of Minimally invasive Surgery, DCD and Rapid Procedure
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Jan Lerut (Belgium)
Henrik Petrowsky (Switzerland)
11:05-11:17
International Trends and Policies in Living Liver Donation in the Minimally Invasive Era
Nicolas Goldaracena
(United States)
11:17-11:29
Risk Management and Patient Safety in Minimally Invasive Surgery on Marginal Liver Donors
Young Seok Han (Korea)
11:29-11:41
Use of 3D Printing for Complex Donor Selection and Advanced Liver Surgery
Jiri Fronek (Czech Republic)
11:41-11:53
Impact of Using DCD Graft and its Potential: UK Perspective
Krishna Menon (United Kingdom)
11:53-12:05
Impact of Using DCD Graft and its Potential: USA Perspective
Akin Tekin (United States)
12:05-12:17
Rapid Procedure: A Potential Expansion of Donor Pool
Silvio Nadalin (Germany)
March 19 (Tue) 12:20-12:35
Upcoming ISLS Projects
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
12:20-12:35
Henrik Petrowsky (Switzerland)
Myron Schwartz (United States)
March 19 (Tue) 12:35-13:10
Luncheon Symposium 2
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
March 19 (Tue) 13:20-14:35
LT Session 3
Future of Liver Graft Modulation, Living Donors, Machines, Xenotransplantation
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Olivier Scatton (France)
Roberto Troisi (Italy)
13:20-13:32
LDLT Outflow Reconstruction; From Simple to Complex
Volkan Ince (Türkiye)
13:32-13:44
The Utility of Ductoplasty Based on Reconstruction Technique in LDLT
Jae Geun Lee (Korea)
13:44-13:56
Important Aspects of Pediatric LDLT Benchwork; Tips and Tricks
Mureo Kasahara (Japan)
13:56-14:08
Organ Repair and Regeneration During Ex Situ dynamic Preservation
Renato Romagnoli (Italy)
14:08-14:20
Machine Perfusion for Liver Preservation and Beyond
Constantino Fondevila (Spain)
14:20-14:32
Ex Vivo Human Livers or Liver Xenotransplantation?
Burçin Ekser (United States)
March 19 (Tue) 14:35-15:50
Update Session
Current Concepts of Advanced HPB Surgery and Transplantation
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Hong-Jin Kim (Korea)
Myron Schwartz (United States)
14:35-14:59
Bridging the Gap in Advanced Resections Perihilar CCC: Western and Eastern Perspectives
(10 min.)
     - Western Perspectives
Hauke Lang (Germany)
(10 min.)
     - Eastern Perspectives
Masayuki Otsuka (Japan)
(4 min.)
     - Discussion
14:59-15:23
Large intrahepatic CCC: Liver Transplantation or Liver Resection
(10 min.)
     - Transplantation
Sean Cleary (Canada)
(10 min.)
     - Resection
Utz Settmacher (Germany)
(4 min.)
     - Discussion
15:23-15:35
BCLC B-C HCC Resection or Downstaging to Transplantation
Albert Chan (Hong Kong)
15:35-15:47
Combined Immuno-ablation-surgical Management of HCC: The Future?
Parissa Tabrizian (United States)
March 19 (Tue) 15:50-16:05
Coffee Break
Grand Hall, B1F
March 19 (Tue) 16:05-17:20
LT Session 4
State-of-the-Art Reconstructions in LDLT
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
Moderators
Yaman Tokat (Türkiye)
Yang Won Nah (Korea)
16:05-16:20
How to Overcome Grade III or More Main Portal Vein Thrombosis
Shintaro Yagi (Japan)
16:20-16:35
Is External Drainage a Viable Treatment Option to Reduce Bile Duct Complications in LDLT?
Youngchul Yoon (Korea)
16:35-16:50
Graft Inflow Modulation: When and How? A Practical Approach
Cristiano Quintini
(United Arab Emirates)
16:50-17:05
What Is the Best Alternative Artery Option in Case of Hepatic Artery Thrombosis in LDLT?
Yuji Soejima (Japan)
17:05-17:20
Liver Transplantation: Moving toward Minimally Invasive Surgery
Kyung-Suk Suh (Korea)
March 19 (Tue) 09:00-17:20
Video Session
Room 2 (Vista 3, B2F)
March 19 (Tue) 09:00-17:20
E-poster & Exhibition
Grand Hall, B1F
March 19 (Tue) 17:20-17:30
Closing Ceremony
Room 1 (Vista 1+2, B2F)
17:20-17:30
Dong-Sik Kim (Korea)