Scientific Program

Session (by Specialty)

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

[PG01] Post Graduate Course Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Beginner Course 
09:00-09:15
Difficult Scoring System for Laparoscopic Liver Resection: What's the Limit Go Wakabayashi (Japan)
09:15-09:30
What Preparation Is Needed to Become a Laparoscopic Liver Surgeon Kenneth Chok (Hong Kong)
09:30-09:45
Prevention and Management of intraoperative Bleeding Alfred Kow (Singapore)
09:45-10:00
Tips for Making Better View: Lesions on the Unfavorable Location Yuta Abe (Japan)
10:00-10:15
How to Use Laparoscopic Ultrasonography Il Young Park (Korea)
10:15-10:30
Discussion
Sep. 4 (Wed) 10:40-12:30

[PG02] Post Graduate Course Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Advanced Course  
10:50-11:05
Major Anatomical Laparoscopic Liver Resection Kuohsin Chen (Taiwan)
11:05-11:20
Laparoscopic Central Hepatectomy Yang Seok Koh (Korea)
11:20-11:35
Laparoscopic Hepatectomy for Minor Liver Resection Jai Young Cho (Korea)
11:35-11:50
Laparoscopic Donor Hepatectomy Choon Hyuck David Kwon (USA)
11:50-12:00
Discussion
Sep. 4 (Wed) 13:30-17:30

[UV02] Unedited Video Liver

Grand Ballroom 103-105, 1F
I. How Do I Do?: Lap Glissonian Pedicle Isolation and Division 
13:00-13:05
[Case1] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique Yutaro Kato (Japan)
13:05-13:35
Video Presentation Yutaro Kato (Japan)
13:35-14:10
[Case2] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique Chung Yip Chan (Singapore)
13:40-14:10
Video Presentation Chung Yip Chan (Singapore)
14:10-14:25
Discussion
II. How Do I Do?: Lap Right Posterior Sectinectomy 
14:25-14:30
[Case1] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique Osamu Itano (Japan)
14:30-15:00
Video Presentation Osamu Itano (Japan)
15:00-15:05
[Case2] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique Yang Seok Koh (Korea)
15:05-15:35
Video Presentation Yang Seok Koh (Korea)
15:35-15:50
Discussion
III. How Do I Do?: Hilar Dissection and Bile Duct Division in Lap Living Donor Hepatectomy 
15:50-15:55
[Case1] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
15:55-16:25
Video Presentation Ki-Hun Kim (Korea)
16:25-16:30
[Case2] What's the Difference and Advantage in My Technique Gyu-Seong Choi (Korea)
16:30-17:00
Video Presentation Gyu-Seong Choi (Korea)
17:00-17:15
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:00-08:00

[ME01] Meet the Experts Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
How to Deal with Metastatic Liver Tumors 
07:00-07:20
Liver Resection for Non-CRC/Non-NET Liver Metastases William R. Jarnagin (USA)
07:20-07:40
Management of NET Liver Metastasis Palepu Jagannath (India)
07:40-08:00
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY01] Symposium Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Updates in Innovative Techniques for Liver Surgery 
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) 13:30-15:00

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

203, 2F
How to Develop and Promote Laparoscopic Liver Resection in the Asia-Pacific Region 
How to Establish Guideline of Patient Slesction for Laparoscopic Hepatectomy Wifanto S Jeo (Indonesia)
Standardization of Techniques for Laparoscopic Hepatectomy Hiroyuki Nitta (Japan)
What Are the Latest Developments in Laparoscopic Hepatectomy? Wanguang Zhang (China)
Laparcosopy Will Replace Open?: Comparison of Technical and Oncological Outcomes between Them Ho-Seong Han (Korea)
Discussions
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:20-16:40

[UP06] Update Lecture Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
The Future Is Coming 
16:40-17:00
Artificial Intelligence(AI) in Liver Imaging Sungwon Kim (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[SY06] Symposium Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Intriguing and Challenging Situations for Treatment of Colorectal Liver Metastasis 
16:40-17:00
RFA for Colorectal Liver Metastasis Hyunchul Rhim (Korea)
17:00-17:20
How to Deal with Vanishing Lesions after Chemotherapy Christopher Christophi (Australia)
17:20-17:40
Aggressive Surgical Treatments for Colorectal Liver Metastasis Itaru Endo (Japan)
17:40-17:50
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 07:00-08:00

[ME06] Meet the Experts Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Liver Surgery - That's Complicated 
07:00-07:20
How to Assess the Operation Risk in Hepatectomy Masakazu Yamamoto (Japan)
07:20-07:40
How to Manage Postoperative Complications after Liver Surgery Xiao-ping Chen (China)
07:40-08:00
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY10] Symposium Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Evidence-Based Minimal Invasive Hepatectomy 
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) 11:30-12:30

[SY15] Symposium Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
What's Making a Paradigm Shift in HCC? 
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) 15:20-16:20

[DE03] Debate Session Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Management of HCC 
HCC Staging and Treatment Algorhithm: 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) 16:20-17:50

[SY18] Symposium Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Surgical Challenges in the Hepatectomy for HCC 
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
Atypical Anatomical Liver Resection in a Small Liver Remnant Masaki Kaibori (Japan)
17:40-17:50
Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY23] Symposium Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Evolvements in Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma 
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
Updates in Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy
09:00-09:10
Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:10-09:30

[UP16] Update Lecture Liver

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Recent Updates in Benign Liver Diseases 
09:10-09:30
Genetic Profiling & Molecular Classification of Hepatic Adenoma: Its Clinical Significance Safi Dokmak (France)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:00-08:00

[ME02] Meet the Experts Pancreas

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

[ME05] Meet the Experts Pancreas

202, 2F
Optimal Extent of Resection for Pancreatic Cancer 
07:00-07:20
Head Cancer Sun-Whe Kim (Korea)
07:20-07:40
Body & Tail Cancer Satoshi Hirano (Japan)
07:40-08:00
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY02] Symposium Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Evidence of Oncologic Effectiveness of Radical Resection for Pancreatic Cancer 
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) 16:20-16:40

[UP07] Update Lecture Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Update on IPMN 
16:20-16:35
Surveillance Strategy for IPMN: Evidence-Based Approach Jin-Young Jang (Korea)
16:35-16:40
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[SY07] Symposium Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Clinical Practice for Borderline/Locally Advanced Resectable Pancreatic Cancer 
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. 6 (Fri) 07:00-08:00

[ME07] Meet the Experts Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Which Is an Ideal Modality for Minimally Invasive Surgery?: Robotic vs. Laparoscopic Pancreatectomy 
07:00-07:20
Laparoscopic Surgery Palanivelu Chinnusamy (India)
07:20-07:40
Robotic Surgery Chung Ngai Tang (Hong Kong)
07:40-08:00
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY11] Symposium Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Updates in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor 
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) 11:30-11:50

[UP11] Update Lecture Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Minimally Invasive Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer 
11:30-11:45
Current Status and Prospect of Minimally Invasive Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer
11:45-11:50
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:50-12:10

[UP13] Update Lecture Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Surgical Treatment for Acute Pancreatitis 
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 Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Update in Postoperative Pancreatic Fistula Definition 
12:10-12:25
Current ISGPF Definition of POPF is Enough? Shailesh Shrikhande (India)
12:25-12:30
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[DE04] Debate Session Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Upfront Surgery vs. Neoadjuvant Tretment for Resectable Pancreatic Cancer 
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) 16:20-17:50

[SY19] Symposium Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Surgical Strategy for IPMN 
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. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY24] Symposium Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
New Treatment Modalities for Pancreatic Cancer 
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) 09:10-09:30

[UP17] Update Lecture Pancreas

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Biomedical Perspectives and Application in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma 
09:10-09:25
Genomic and Molecular Characterization of Pancreatic Cancer
09:25-09:30
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY03] Symposium Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Palliative Management of Unresectable Periampullary Tumor 
Surgical vs Non Surgical Palliation of Advanced Periampullary Tumor : In View of Quality of Life Anil Agarwal (India)
Minimally Invasive Surgery for Palliation of Malignant Biliary Obstruction Tae Ho Hong (Korea)
Palliation for Duodenal Obstruction : When & How Ippei Matsumoto (Japan)
Palliative Pancreaticoduodenectomy Yi-Ming Shyr (Taiwan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:20-16:40

[UP08] Update Lecture Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
How to Balance Efficacy and Toxicity of Chemotherapy in Bile Duct Cancer 
Current Evidence on Postoperative Adjuvant Treatment in Biliary Tract Cancer Joon Seong Park (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[SY08] Symposium Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Biliary Stricture: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of Biliary Strictures 
How Can We Reduce Biliary Stricture? Sadiq S Sikora (India)
Surgical Treatment of Biliary Stricture Indah Situmorang (Indonesia)
Endoscopic Management of Biliary Stricture Dong Ki Lee (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[DE01] Debate Session Biliary

202, 2F
The Need for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in CBD Stone Patients without GB Stone 
Surgery Ramesh Singh Bhandari (Nepal)
Observation Kwangbum Cho (Korea)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY12] Symposium Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Panel Discussion : Controversial Issues in the Published Guideline of GB Cancer 
What Kind of Treatment Will You Do If You Accidentally Find T1b Gallbladder Cancer? Masayuki Ohtsuka (Japan)
The Two Sides of Cholecystectomy for GB Cancer : Open and Laparoscopic Seung Eun Lee (Korea)
Is Tailored Radical Cholecystectomy Possible according to the New T2 Definition Guanyu Wang (China)
Case Discussion Woohyung Lee (Korea)
Case Discussion Kazuto Shibuya (Japan)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:30-12:30

[DE02] Debate Session Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Gallbladder Polyps > 1cm : Is Cholecystectomy Necessary? 
Cholecystectomy Paleswan Joshi Lakhey (Nepal)
Observation Jong Kyun Lee (Korea)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[DE05] Debate Session Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Ampullectomy Versus Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Early Ampullary Cancer 
Transduodenal Ampullectomy Kyeong Geun Lee (Korea)
Pancreaticoduodenectomy Yusuke Yamamoto (Japan)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[SY20] Symposium Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Novel Surgical Techniques to Imporve Curative Resection of Klatskin Tumor (Video) 
Transheptic Hilar Approach Shin Hwang (Korea)
Laparoscopic Radical Resection for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
3D Printing and Augmented Reality Navigation Surgery for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Jiahong Dong (China)
Vascular Resection during Curative intent Resection for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Masato Nagino (Japan)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY25] Symposium Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Enhanced Recovery after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 
Simple Maneuver to Reduce Pain after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy; How Can Surgeons Do Better? Shridhar Ganpathi Iyer (Singapore)
Strategy to Reduce Preoperative NPO Time and Postoperative PONV, Pain in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: the Role of Anesthesiologist Jeong Soo Lee (Korea)
Day Care vs Overnight Stay after Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy; Personal Experience and Limitation in Practice Aswini Kumar Pujahari (India)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:10-09:30

[UP18] Update Lecture Biliary

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
What Is New in Intraductal Papillary Neoplasm of Bile Duct? 
Pathological Overview of IPNB for Surgeons Kee-Taek Jang (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 07:00-08:00

[ME04] Meet the Experts Transplant

201, 2F
The Art of Liver Transplantation-How I Do It 
07:00-07:20
Living Donor Heptectomy Wei-Chen Lee (Taiwan)
07:20-07:40
Recipient Operation in LDLT Jae-Won Joh (Korea)
07:40-08:00
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY04] Symposium Transplant

201, 2F
How to Improve Oncologic Outcomes of Liver Transplantation for HCC 
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) 16:20-16:40

[UP09] Update Lecture Transplant

201, 2F
Bioengineering Techniques and Liver Transplantation 
16:20-16:40
Bioartificial Liver: From Bench to Clinic David Mulligan (USA)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:40-17:50

[SY09] Symposium Transplant

201, 2F
What's New in Liver Transplantation for Non-HCC Malignancies? 
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. 6 (Fri) 07:00-08:00

[ME09] Meet the Experts Transplant

201, 2F
Technical Pearls and Pitfalls in Liver Transplantation 
07:00-07:20
Graft Selection and Modification for Pediatric LDLT Mureo Kasahara (Japan)
07:20-07:40
Special Technical Considerations in Recipient Operation for Children Nam-Joon Yi (Korea)
07:40-08:00
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY13] Symposium Transplant

201, 2F
Living Donor: From Ethics to Outcome 
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) 11:30-12:30

[UP12] Update Lecture Transplant

201, 2F
Update in Immunology for Liver Transplantation 
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) 15:20-16:20

[DE06] Debate Session Transplant

201, 2F
Post-Liver Transplantation Prophylaxis for Viral Hepatitis 
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
16:10-16:20
Discussion
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[SY21] Symposium Transplant

201, 2F
Panel Discussion: Hepatic Venous Outflow Reconstruction in Living Donor Liver Transplantation 
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
HK 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
HK Center Kelvin Kwok-Chai NG (Hong Kong)
17:25-17:30
Turkish Center Deniz Balci (Turkey)
17:30-17:35
Indian Center
17:35-17:50
Panel Discussion
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY26] Symposium Transplant

201, 2F
Upcoming Issues in Liver Transplantation for Alcoholic Liver Disease (ALD) and Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) 
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) 09:10-09:30

[UP19] Update Lecture Transplant

201, 2F
Bioengineering Techniques and Liver Transplantation 
09:10-09:30
Hepatocyte Transplantation and Cell Therapy for Liver Diseases Timothy Pruett (USA)
Sep. 4 (Wed) 08:30-12:30

[UV01] Unedited Video HBP

Grand Ballroom 103-105, 1F
Learn the Details and Tips for Various MIS Pancreatoduodenectomy 
Conventional Laparoscopic PD Yuichi Nagakawa (Japan)
Artery First Laparoscopic PD
Pure Robotic PD Shin-E Wang (Taiwan)
Laparoscopic and Robotic Hybrid PD Jin-Young Jang (Korea)
Sep. 4 (Wed) 13:30-15:20

[PG03] Post Graduate Course HBP

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Knack and Tips for Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery: Laparoscopic Surgery 
13:30-13:50
Single Incision Cholecystectomy InSeok Choi (Korea)
13:50-14:10
Laparoscopic Spleen-Preserving Distal Pancreatectomy Ching-Yao Yang (Taiwan)
14:10-14:30
Laparoscopic RAMPS for Left-sided Pancreatic Cancer Taeho Hong (Korea)
14:30-14:50
Laparoscopic Pancreatoduodenectomy Palanisamy Senthilnathan (India)
14:50-15:10
Laparosciopic Surgery for Choledochal Cyst Masafumi Nakamura (Japan)
15:10-15:20
Discussion
Sep. 4 (Wed) 15:40-17:30

[PG04] Post Graduate Course HBP

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Knack and Tips for Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery: Advanced Open Surgery 
15:40-16:00
Pancreaticoduodenectomy with Artery First Approach Sa-ard Treepongkaruna (Thailand)
16:00-16:20
Bile Duct Margin-Free Resection for Bismuth Type III and IV Klatskin Tumor Tomoki Ebata (Japan)
16:20-16:40
Pancreatectomy with Major Vessel Resection & Anastomosis Winston Woon (Singapore)
16:40-17:00
Total Mesopancreas Excision during Pancreaticoduodenectomy Manabu Kawai (Japan)
17:00-17:20
Extended Cholecystectomy for Various GB Cancers Krishnan Raman (Malaysia)
17:20-17:30
Discussion
Sep. 5 (Thu) 11:00-12:30

[SY05] Symposium HBP

202, 2F
The Current Knowledge and Methods for the Safest Cholecystectomy 
KSQIP-Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Hyeon Kook Lee (Korea)
The Appropriate Indicators of Surgical Difficulty during Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Japan - Korea - Tiwan Survey) Yukio Iwashita (Japan)
Intraoperative Techniqe to Identity the Bile Duct Ting Pong Fung (Hong Kong)
Management of Bile Duct Injury during Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy ; All Inclusive of Interventional & Surgical Approaches Boonchoo Sirichindakul (Thailand)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 08:40-10:10

[SY14] Symposium HBP

202, 2F
International Panel Discussion: Training and Educating HPB Surgeons to Meet the International Standards 
08:40-09:00
The Need for Common Standards for HPB Training in Asia and Pacific Region Christopher Christophi (Australia)
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?
Masafumi Nakamura (Japan)
Christopher Christophi (Australia)
Avinash Supe (India)
Yinmo Yang (China)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:30-12:30

[SY16] Symposium HBP

202, 2F
HBP Surgeon’s Burnout 
11:50-12:05
The Problem of Burnout among HBP Surgeons Kenichi Hakamada (Japan)
12:05-12:15
Young Active Surgeon's View Dai Hoon Han (Korea)
12:15-12:25
Mentor Surgeon’s View Po-Da Chen (Taiwan)
12:25-12:30
Q&A
Sep. 6 (Fri) 15:20-16:20

[SY17] Symposium HBP

202, 2F
Training System of Robotic Surgery and Development of New Robotic Platform 
Training Program of Robotic HBP Surgery
Development of Korean Robotic Surgery System(Revo-I) Woo-Jung Lee (Korea)
Application of Deep Learning in the Surgical Field Kwang Gi Kim (Korea)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 16:20-17:50

[SY22] Symposium HBP

202, 2F
Robotic Surgery (Vedio Session) 
Robotic Hepatectomy 1 Yao-Ming Wu (Taiwan)
Robotic Hepatectomy 2 Gi Hong Choi (Korea)
Robotic Pancreatectomy 1 Cheng-Ming Peng (Taiwan)
Robotic Pancreatectomy 2 Rong Liu (China)
Sep. 7 (Sat) 08:00-09:10

[SY27] Symposium HBP

202, 2F
Various Infectious Conditions in the Fields of HBP 
Hydatid Cyst and Its Treatment
Updates on Infectious Liver Abscess Razman Bin Jarmin (Malaysia)
Opisthorchis Infection Prawat Kositamongkol (Thailand)
Pancreatitis and Infection
Sep. 7 (Sat) 09:10-09:30

[UP20] Update Lecture HBP

202, 2F
Knowledge Is Power : Educating Surgeons 
Immune Therapy : Bench to Clinical Approach Eui-Cheol Shin (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 08:50-09:50

[OC] Opening Ceremony & Presidential Lecture General

Auditorium, 3F
Opening Ceremony 
08:50-09:10
Opening Ceremony
Presidential Lecture Ⅰ 
09:10-09:30
Progress and Future in Living Donor Liver Transplantation Kyung-Suk Suh (Korea)
Presidential Lecture Ⅱ 
09:30-09:50
Asian-Pacific Contribution to HBP Surgery Dong Wook Choi (Korea)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 09:50-10:40

[LL] Living Legend Lecture General

Auditorium, 3F
Living Legend Lecture 
09:50-10:15
TBD Sung-Gyu Lee (Korea)
10:15-10:40
History and Advancement of Pancreatic Surgery Akimasa Nakao (Japan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 12:30-13:30

[LS] Luncheon Symposium General

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

[UP01] Update Lecture General

Grand Ballroom 101-102, 1F
Update Lecture 
Chronic Pancreatitis or resection and management of Pancreas Malignancy Martin Smith (South Africa)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-13:50

[UP02] Update Lecture General

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Neoadjuvant vs. Upfront Durgery in Resectable Pancreatic Cancer Michiaki Unno (Japan)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-13:50

[UP03] Update Lecture General

Grand Ballroom 104-105, 1F
Management in Spleen Neoplasm: Is Vaccination Needed before Surgery Toar J.M. Lalisang (Indonesia)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 13:30-13:50

[UP04] Update Lecture General

201, 2F
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 General

202, 2F
Precision Medicine in HBP Malignancy Bhawna Sirohi (UK)
Sep. 5 (Thu) 16:20-16:40

[UP10] Update Lecture General

202, 2F
Current Concepts and Clinical Implication of Intraductal Papillary Neoplasm of Bile Duct (IPNB) Keiichi Kubota (Japan)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 10:30-11:50

[JS03] A-PHPBA&IHPBA Joint Symposium General

203, 2F
A-PHPBA&IHPBA Joint Symposium 
Trends and Regional Differences of Epidemiology Xabier Aretxabala (Chile)
Etiology and Genetic Mechanism William R. Jarnagin (USA)
Difficulty and Standardization of Pathologic Diagnosis
Current Evidence and Controversies in Surgical Treatment Seung Eun Lee (Korea)
Role of chemotherapy and Radiotherapy Bhawna Sirohi (UK)
Need and Proposal of International Collaboration Study Palepu Jagannath (India)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 11:50-12:10

[UP14] Update Lecture General

203, 2F
Update Lecture 
11:50-12:10
Role of Neoadjuvant Therapy in Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer Dejan Radenkovic (Serbia)
Sep. 6 (Fri) 12:30-13:30

[LS] Luncheon Symposium General

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

[BO] Best Oral General

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

[IV] Invited Video Lecture by Legendary Surgeons General

202, 2F
Invited Video Lecture by Legendary Surgeons 
13:30-13:45
TBD
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. 7 (Sat) 11:00-12:00

[PL] Plenary Oral General

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F
Sep. 7 (Sat) 12:00-12:30

[CA] Closing & Awards Ceremony General

Grand Ballroom 103, 1F