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Scientific Program

  Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3 Hall 4
08:00 - 09:15 Perihilar Cholangiocarcinoma
Colon Cancer Bariatric Metabolic Surgery Free Papers
(Upper GI)
08:00 - 08:15 left hepatectomy versus right hepatectomy for treatment of Klatskin tumor
Speaker: Mohamed Abdel Wa hab, Egypt
Complete Mesocolic Excision and D3 Lymphadenectomy – Does it worth?
Speaker: Ethem Gecim, Turkey
Chair: Feza Remzi, United States
Sleeve Gastrectomy I
Chairs: Halil Coskun, Turkey & Kaan Zengin, Turkey
08:15 - 08:30 Genomic Profiling for Targeted Therapy in Biliary Tract Cancers
Speaker: Mitesh Jivraj Borad, United States
Standart Sleeve Gastrectomy: Step by Step
Speaker: Tuna Bilecik, Turkey
08:30-08:45 Surgical treatment and results of hilar cholangiocarcinoma
Speaker: Alfredo Guglielmi, Italy
  Robotic sleeve gastrectomy. Is there any advantage?
Speaker: Varlik Erol, Turkey
08:45-09:00     Individualized approach in metabolic surgery
Speaker: Kamal Mahawar, United Kingdom
09:00 - 09:15 Discussion
09:15 - 10:45 Bilobar Colorectal Liver Metastasis
Colon Cancer Session
Chairs: Emre Balik, Turkey - Sam Atallah, United States
Sleeve Gastrectomy II
Chairs: Cuneyt Kayaalp, Turkey & Ayhan Mesci, Turkey
Pancreatic Cystic Diseases
09:15 - 09:30 Parenchyma Sparing Surgery
Speaker: Guido Torzilli, Italy
Prevention is better than the cure! Screening methods for colorectal cancer
Speaker: Ethem Gecim, Turkey
Role of re-sleeve gastrectomy in revision bariatric surgery
Speaker: Ahmet Turkcapar, Turkey
Management of IPMN – how conservative can we be?
Speaker: Thilo Hackert, Germany
09:30 - 09:45 Two Stage Hepatectomy Current trend of prophylactic colectomy for hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes
Speaker: Ahmet Rencuzogullari, Turkey
GERD and Baret’s esophagus after sleeve
Speaker: Gianfranco Silecchia, Italy
Current states of Interventional EUS
Speaker:Hiroyuki Isayama, Japan
09:45 - 10:00 Liver Venous Deprivation (PVE&HVE)
Speaker: Laurence Chiche
Tailoring Adjuvant Therapy in High-Risk Stage II Colon Cancer
Hiatal Hernia and Sleeve Gastrectomy
Speaker: Gianfranco Silecchia, Italy
10:00 - 10:15 ALLPS Procedure “Debating Pro and Cons of locally advanced colon cancer”
Chemotherapy should be the first-line treatment
Upfront surgery is standard of care
Speaker: Ilknur Bayraktar, Turkey
Why Sleeve gastrectomy should be chosen?
Speaker: Ayhan Mesci
10:15 - 10:30 Liver Transplantation & Rapid Procedure
Speaker: Pal-Dag Line, Norway
10:30 - 10:45 Discussion
10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30 Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Chairs: Aras Emre Canda, Turkey & Antoni Szczepanik, Poland
Sleeve Gastrectomy III
Chairs: Koray Tekin, Turkey & Toygar Toydemir, Turkey
Free Papers
(Liver Cancer)
11:00 - 11:15 Current Trend and Future Outlook of Systemic therapy in Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Speaker: Ahmed Omar Kaseb, United States
Prophylactic HIPEC in locally advanced colorectal cancer
Speaker: Ihab Saad, Egypt
Stenosis and its treatment after sleeve gastrectomy
Speaker: Halil Alis, Turkey
11:15 - 11:35 Hepatocellular cancer and liver transplantation: Do we need immunotherapy? If yes, when and How? (20min)
Speaker: Jan Lerut, Belgium
Role of primary tumor resection for Stage IV colorectal cancer
Speaker: Selman Sokmen, Turkey
Is Leak a nightmare after sleeve gastrectomy? How should it be treated?
Speaker: Halil Coskun, Turkey
11:35 - 11:50 Targeted Therapy in Hepatocellular cancer
Speaker: Mitesh Jivraj Borad, United States
“Debating Pro and Cons of potentially resectable colorectal cancer liver metastasis”
Results are better with initial neoadjuvant treatment
Upfront surgery should be the first-line treatment
Speaker: Feza Karakayali, Turkey
Bleeding after bariatric surgery
Speaker: Kory Topgul, Turkey
11:50 - 12:05 Living donor liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma
Speaker: Kiyoshi Hasegawa, Japan
How should uncontrolled weight loss after sleeve  be treated?
Speaker: Koray Tekin, Turkey
12:05 - 12:20 Combining TACE and Lenvatenib for advanced HCC
Speaker: Ming Kuang, China
New strategies in treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer    
12:20 - 12:30 Discussion
12:30 - 14:30 Opening Ceremony
14:30 - 16:00 Gallbladder Cancer
Cadaveric Liver Transplantation Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
Chair: Salim Demirci
Free Papers
(Metabolic Bariatric Surgery)
14:30 - 14:45 Management Updates: Gallbladder Cancer
Speaker: Timothy Michael Pawlik, United States
  Is surgery-only approach outdated in upper GI oncology? A surgeon‘s perspective
Speaker: Yogesh Vashist, Germany
14:45 - 15:00 Ten commandments in management of gall bladder cancer
Speaker: Vinay Kumar Kapoor, India
  Radiation Oncology in Esophageal Cancer in the curative setting
Speaker: Thomas Baptist Brunner, Austria
15:00 - 15:15 Laparoscopic liver resection for GB cancer
Speaker: Ho-Seong Han, Korea
  Surgical approach for GEJ tumors
Speaker: Akin Firat Kocaay, Turkey
15:15 - 15:30 Extended Cholecystectomy: how we do it?
Speaker: Thakur Deen Yadav, India
  Robot-assisted transmediastinal esophagectomy for esophageal cancer
Speaker: Yasuyuki Seto, Japan
15:45 - 16:00 Discussion
16:00 - 16:15 Coffee Break
16:15 - 17:30 Regional Therapy Concepts in Peritoneal Carcinomatosis
Chairs: Karl Aigner, Germany & Yogesh Vashist, Germany & Cem Terzi, Turkey
Liver Transplantation
Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
Chair: Birol Bostanci, Turkey
Free Papers
(Lower GI)
16:15 - 16:30 Hidden aspects for complete cytoreduction
Speaker: Erdal Polat, Turkey
Hypothermic oxygenated machine perfusion in liver transplantation: current indications and results
Speaker: Irinel Popescu, Romania
Caustic esophageal strictures - coloplasties and gastroplasties
Speaker: Felix Valter Nilton, Brasil
16:30 - 16:45 HIPEC – complications and outcome
Speaker: Mohamed Faheez, United Kingdom
Living donor liver transplant in Mansoura Egypt (960 case)
Speaker:Mohamed Abdel Wahab, Egypt
Endoscopic treatment options in esophageal disease: The perspective of an endoscopist surgeon
Speaker: Tahsin Dalgic, Turkey
16:45 - 17:00 Regional Perfusion therapy: techniques and outcome
Speaker: Yogesh Vashist, Germany
Antibody-mediated rejection in liver transplantation
Speaker:Yasutsugu Takada, Japan
Technical details of lymphadenectomy in MI gastrectomy
Speaker: Erol Piskin, Turkey
17:00 - 17:15 PIPAC: technique, indication and outcome
Speaker: Oliver Glehen, France
Surgical challenges in pediatric living donor liver transplantation for low weight babies: Technique of graft reduction and outcomes
Speaker: Ashok Thorat, India
Anastomotic techniques after MI gastrectomy
Speaker: Orcun Yalav, Turkey
17:15 - 17:30 Immune response following regional therapy         
Speaker: Kornelia Aigner, Germany
Regulations of living donor liver transplantation in the Middle East
Speaker:Tarek Ibrahim, Egypt
EIPL: techniques and evidences
Speaker: Ali Alemdar, Turkey

  Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3 Hall 4
08:00 - 09:00 Cholangiocarcinoma
Chair: Cem Terzi, Turkey
  Free Papers Video Session
08:00 - 08:15 Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: Current Multi-Modality Care
Speker: Timothy Michael Pawlik
Nonoperative management of rectal cancer: Who will benefit?
Speaker: Antoni Szcepanik, Poland
08:15 - 08:30 Cholangiocarcinoma: molecular pathogenesis and next horizon in therapeutics
Speaker: Si Young Song, Korea
08:30 - 09:00 State of Art Lecture - Speaker: Jacques Belghiti, France
09:00 - 10:30 Pancreatic Cancer – Challenges and Future Directions Chairs: Rectum Cancer Session I
Chairs: Dursun Bugra, Turkey & Feza Remzi, United States
Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
Chair: Mehmet Mihmanli, Turkey
Biomarker-Driven Approaches for the Treatment of Gastrointestinal Cancers
09:00 - 09:15 Moving the needle in pancreatic cancer treatment
Speaker:Dan Duda, United States
Tailored selection of the neoadjuvant therapy for rectal cancer
Speaker: Cem Terzi, Turkey
Do we need specialized centers for upper GI cancer?
Speaker: Taylan Ozgur Sezer, Turkey
Advances in Molecular Mechanisms and Novel Biomarkers  in Gastrointestinal cancers: value in clinical practice
Speaker: Renata Dobrila-Dintinjana, Crotia
09:15 - 09:30 Surgically aggressive approach for pancreatic cancer: is it still justified?
Speaker:Elena Usova, Ukraine
Onkolog – Düzenleme Komitesi
Linitis plastica: Can we treat it with surgery?
Speaker: Ebru Esen, Turkey
Multidisciplinary approach to advanced intraabdominal malignancies
Speaker: Levy Miroslav, Czech Republic
09:30 - 09:45 Significance of vascular resection for advanced pancreatic cancer
Speaker:Aleksandar Karamarkovic, Serbia
Optimal fractionation of preoperative radiotherapy and timing to surgery for resectabl rectal cancer
Speaker: Antoni Szczepanik, Poland
Liver directed treatment options for liver metastasis of gastric cancer
Speaker: M.Kadri Colakoglu, Turkey
FNAC in the diagnosis of Cancer: Successes and Challenges in LMIC oncology practice
Speaker: Babatunde Moses Duduyemi, Sierra Leone
09:45 - 10:00 Clinical and Translational Updates in Pancreatic Cancer
Speaker: Gabriela Chiorean, United States
Lateral lymph node dissection for rectal cancer
Speaker: Soichiro Ishihara, Japan
Surgical treatment after neoadjuvant therapy in locally advanced gastric cancer
Speaker: Viorel Scripcariu, Romania
10:00 - 10:15 Initial Steps of Pancreatobiliary Cancer Research Data Commons in Korea,
Speaker:Si Young Song, Korea
Locally advanced or recurrent disease: Pelvic exenteration, extralevator/ischiorectal abdominoperineal excision, and sacrectomy
Speaker: Aras Emre Canda, Turkey
Intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal metastasis of gastric cancer
Speaker: Emel Canbay, Turkey
10:15 - 10:30 Discussion
10:30 - 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 - 12:30 PANCREAS Rectum Cancer Session II
Chairs: Feza Yarbug Karakayali, Turkey, Soichiro Ishihara, Japan
Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
Chair: Ali Guner
Locoregional Therapies for Liver Cancer Beyond Resection
10:45 - 11:00 Perioperative therapy for pancreatic cancer,
Speaker: Gabriela Chiorean, United States
Does robotic rectal cancer surgery offer better postoperative and oncological outcomes?
Speaker: Emre Balik, Turkey
Natural orifice specimen extraction in laparoscopic GI surgery
Speaker: Cuneyt Kayaalp, Turkey
11:00 - 11:15 M1 disease in PDAC:
A contraindication for surgery?
Speaker:Dejan Radenkovic, Serbia
TaTME: Current status and future perspectives
Speaker: Sam Atallah, United States
Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in gastric cancer surgery
Speaker: Franco Roviello, Italy
11:15 - 11:30 Left-Sided Portal Hypertension After Pancreaticoduodenectomy with Combined Portal Vein Resection
Speaker: Shugo Mizuno, Japan
Are we doing it right? Tips and tricks for colorectal or coloanal anastomosis
Speaker: Mustafa Oncel, Turkey
AI imaging reconstruction to guide gastric cancer surgery
Speaker: Woo Jin Hyung, Korea
11:30 - 11:45 Pancreatobiliary maljunctions
Speaker: Volkan Adsay, Turkey
Treatment of anastomotic leakage and chronic sinus
Speaker: Cihangir Akyol, Turkey
Updated Japanase Gastric Cancer Treatment Guidelines
Speaker: Yasuhiro Kodera, Japan
11:45 - 12:00 In doubt take it out? Total pancreatectomy vs anastomosis in high-risk pancreatic remnant after pancreaticoduodenectomy"
Speaker: Roberto Salvia, Italy
Complications of colorectal surgery
Speaker: Christian Petkov, Bulgaria
12:00 - 12:15 A 40 Year celebration of central pancreatectomy-THE
Speaker:Calogero Iacono, Italy
12:15 - 12:30 Discussion
12:30 - 13:30 Coffee Break
13:30 - 15:30 Neoadjuvant therapy for liver cancers

Chairs/panel: Philip A.  Philip, Ahmed Kaseb, Hop S Tran Cao, Nuh Rahbari, Ender Dulundu, Faysal Dane, Guido Torzilli
Joint Session  Turkish HPB Association
(Liver Transplantation)
Gastric Bypass Session I
13:30 - 13:45 Speaker: Ahmed Kaseb, United States   Is Roux-n-Y gastric Bypass Gold Standard? Why?
Speaker: Bruno Dillemans, Belgium
13:45 - 14:00 Speaker: Nuh Rahbari, Germany   SADIS procedure: an update of a hypoabsorptive surgical approach.
Speaker: Antonio José Torres, Spain
14:00 - 14:15 Speaker: Dan Duda, United States   Standard OAGB  
14:15 - 14:30 Discussion
14:30 - 14:45 Speaker: Mitesh Jivraj Borad, United States   OAGB and its modification Bridged-OAGB
Speaker: Aziz Sumer, Turkey
14:45 - 15:00 Speaker: Thomas Baptist Brunner, Austria   SADI and Modifications
Speaker: Antonio José Torres, Spain
15:00 - 15:15 Speaker: Norihiro Kokudo, Japan      
15:15 - 15:30 Discussion
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 18:00 Minimally invasive HPB Surgery
New multidisciplinary therapy approaches for GI cancers
Chairs:  Kyoichi Takaori, Japan
Gabriela Chiorean, United States
Gastric Bypass Session II
Joint Session  Turkish HPB Association
(Hydatid disease of the liver)
16:00 - 16:15 Current status of laparoscopic liver resection
Speaker:Ho-Seong Han, Korea
Speaker: Philip A Philip, United States Roux-n-Y Gastric bypass or OAGB after failed sleeve gastrectomy?
Speaker: Ali Amanian, United States
16:15 - 16:30 Robotic surgery in Oncological process. Personal considerations after 12 years of activity          
Speaker: Emilio Vicente, Spain
Speaker: Kyoichi Takaori, Japan,
Speaker: Dan Duda, United States
Robotic Revisional Surgery
Speaker: Davide Lomanto, Singapore
16:30 - 16:45 Pro and contra of Robotic Liver Surgery
Speaker:Roberto Troisi, Italy
Speaker: Timothy Pawlik, United States
Speaker: Gabriela Chiorean, United States
Robotic SADI-S
Speaker: M.Mahir Ozmen, Turkey
16:45 - 17:00 Laparoscopic Whipple
Speaker: Mustafa Kerem, Turkey
  What we learned from GENEVA collaborative studies?
Speaker: Rishi Singhal
17:00 - 17:15 Robotic Pancreatico Jejunostomy vs Pancreatico Gastrostomy
Speaker: Marco Marino, Italy
17:15 - 17:30 Single-port laparoscopic pancreatectomy and splenectomy- NTUH experience
Speaker:Ching-Yao Yang, Korea
17:30 - 17:45 Laparoscopic spleen preserving distal pancreatectomy
Speaker: Baiju Senadhipan, India
17:45 - 18:00 Discussion

  Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3 Hall 4
08:00 - 09:00 Benign Biliary Disease Inflammatory Bowel Disease   Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS)
08:00 - 08:30 Acute Cholecystitis. How to treat it to avoid complications
Speaker: Isidoro Di Carlo, Italy
Advances in the surgical treatment of IBD
Speakers: Feza Remzi, United States
Chair: Lazar Gyorgy, Hungary
  Developing a Continuous Patient Quality Improvement Culture in a Health System
Speaker : Vijay Pranjivan Khatri, United States
08:30 - 09:00 State of Art Lecture - Speaker: Akimasa Nakao, Japan
09:00 - 10:30 Case Based Panel HCC
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Chairs: Omer Gunal, Turkey - Christian Petkov, Bulgaria
Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery (Video Session)
Chair: Enver İlhan
Free Paper
09:00 - 09:15   How to diagnose and monitor dysplasia in ulcerative colitis
Speaker: Sedat Boyacioglu, Turkey
Thoracoscopic Esophagectomy
Speaker: Orcun Yalav, Turkey
Artificial intelligence in radiology (What we are able to do in abdomen)
Speaker: Rabia Ergelen, Turkey
09:15 - 09:30   Evidence of minimally invasive IBD surgery
Speaker: Neriman Sengul, Turkey
Robotic Esophagectomy
Speaker: Erol Piskin, Turkey
09:30 - 09:45   How I do it: Minimally invasive surgery of ulcerative colitis
Speaker: Lazar Gyorgy, Hungary
Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
Speaker: Akin Firat Kocaay, Turkey
09:45 - 10:00   Management of complications of IPAA
Speaker: Feza Remzi, United States
Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
Speaker: Taylan Ozgur Sezer, Turkey
10:00 - 10:15   Mesenteric excision surgery or conservative limited resection in Crohn’s disease
Speaker: Cigdem Arslan, Turkey
Robotic Gastrectomy
Speaker: Cem Emir Guldogan, Turkey
10:15 - 10:30     Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
Speaker: Ilter Ozer, Turkey
10:30 - 10:45 Discussion
10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 13:00 Liver Cancer
Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery Video Session  Chairs: Feza Yarbug Karakayali, Turkey & Aras Emre Canda, Turkey Joint Session
11:00 - 11:15 New concepts and strategies for liver cancer treatment
Speaker: Dan Duda, United States
Endoscopic mucosal and submucosal dissection (ESD,EMD) for colon polyps
Speaker: Tahsin Dalgic, Turkey
  Vascular resections in pancreatic cancer
Speaker : Nikola Nikolov Vladov, Bulgaria
11:15 - 11:30 National registry of liver cancer in Japan: the use of real world data in cancer management
Speaker:Norihiro Kokudo, Japan
Endoluminal Robotic Surgery
Speaker: Sam Atallah, United States
11:30 - 11:45 Minimally-invasive mesohepatectomy for centrally-located liver tumors
Speaker:Nuh Rahbari, Germany
Top-Down approach in laporoscopic right hemicolectomy
Speaker: Costa Pereira Joaquim Manuel, Portugal
11:45 - 12:00 Up to date: Hepatic tumors from pathologist's sight
Speaker: Emine Bozkurtlar, Turkey
Robotic low anterior resection with intersphincteric resection and coloanal anastomosis
Speaker: Bilgi Baca, Turkey
12:00 - 12:15 Parenchyma sparing ALPPS – a new technical variant for regenerative surgery,
Speaker:Florin Botea, Romania
Laparoscopic pelvic exenteration
Speaker: Tayfun Bisgin, Turkey
12:15 - 12:30 Technical aspects of Inferior vena cava resection.
Speaker: Emilio Vicente, Spain
12:30-12:45 Extensive liver surgery ( video)
Speaker: Zoran Milošević, Serbia
12:45 - 13:00 Discussion
13:00 - 14:00 Coffee Break
14:00 - 16:15 Free Paper (Lower GI) Free Paper (Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Cancer) ?  
  Surgical Management of Chronic Pancreatitis
Speaker:Abdel Hadi Al Breizat, Jordan
  Management of Diabetic foot in Sudan: Overview
Mohamed Elmakki Ahmed Abdalla
16:15-17:15 Closing Ceremony

09:00 - 09:15 Opening Speech
09:15 - 11:00 The importance of Cytoreductive Surgery (CRS) and HIPEC in the treatment of peritoneal cancers
Moderators: Cem Terzi, Erdal Polat
09:15 - 09:30 What is CRS-HIPEC? How did we get to these days?
Speaker: Mehmet Fuzun, Turkey
09:30 - 09:45 CRS-HIPEC for pseudomyxoma peritonea
Speaker: Faheez Mohamed, United Kingdom
09:45 - 10:00 CRS-HIPEC for malignant mesothelioma
Speaker: Ali Ekrem Unal, Turkey
10:00 - 10::15 CRS-HIPEC for colorectal cancers
Speaker: Glehen Olivier, France
10:15 - 10:30 CRS and HIPEC for gynecological cancers
Speaker: Cihan Comba, Turkey
10:30 -10:45 CRS and HIPEC for gastric cancers
Speaker: Kursat Karadayi, Turkey
10:45 - 11:00 Discussion
11:00 - 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:30 Intraoperative management in SRC and HIPEC
How I do it?
Moderators: Faheez Mohamed, Yogesh Vashist
11:15 - 11:30 What should the anesthetist do during operation?
Speaker: Deniz Avan, Turkey
11:30 - 11:45 How I do CRS in the upper abdomen?
Speaker: Aras Emre Canda, Turkey
11:45 - 12:00 How I do CRS in the lower abdomen?
Speaker: Cem Terzi, Turkey
12:00 - 12:15 Where are the hidden implants?
Speaker: Erdal Polat, Turkey
12:15 - 12:30 Discussion
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 - 15:00 How should we administer drug to intraperitoneal?
Moderators: Cem Terzi, Ugur Duman
13:30 - 13:45 HIPEC
Speaker: Erdal Polat, Turkey
13:45 - 14:00 EPIC
Speaker: Aras Emre Canda, Turkey
14:00 - 14:15 NIPS
Speaker: Sezer Saglam, Turkey
14:15 - 14:30 PIPAC
Speaker: Glehen Olivier, France
14:30 - 14:45 Hypoxic Abdominal Perfusion Chemotherapy
Speaker: Yogesh Vashist, Germany
14:45 - 15:00 Discussion
15:00 - 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 - 16:15 Current discussions and future in SRC and HIPEC
Moderators:Glehen Olivier, Erdal Polat
15:15 - 15:30 Postoperative complications and management
Speaker: Faheez Mohamed, United Kingdom
15:30 - 15:45 Current oncological approach for peritoneal cancer
Speaker: Faysal Dane, Turkey
15:45 - 16:00 What did studies say us so far?
Speaker: Cem Terzi, Turkey
16:00 - 16:15 Ongoing studies for peritoneal cancer, new hopes?
Speaker: Omer Ozkan, Turkey
16:15-16:30 Discussion
16:30-16:45 Closing remarks

13:00 -15:00 Session I
Chairs: Ethem Gecim, Turkey & Feza Yarbug Karakayali, Turkey
13:00 - 13:15 Complete mesocolic excision for right colon cancer
Speaker: Feza Yarbug Karakayali, Turkey
13:15: - 13:30 Top-Down approach in laporoscopic right hemicolectomy
Speaker: Costa Pereira Joaquim Manuel, Portugal
13:30 - 13:45 Cancer of the descending colon; Laparoscopic left colectomy
Speaker: Nuri Okkobaz
13:45 - 14:00 Transverse colon cancer; How I do it?
Speaker: Cemil Burak Kulli, Turkey
14:00 - 14:15 Laparoscopic surgery in complex Crohn’s disease
Speaker: Lázár György, Hungary
14:15 - 14:30 Laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticular disease
Speaker: Abdulsamet Bozkurt, Turkey
14:30 - 14:45 Total coloproctectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
Speaker: Ahmet Rencuzogullari, Turkey
14:45 - 15:00 Discussion
15:00 - 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 - 17:15 Session II
Chairs: Selam Sokmen, Turkey & Feza Yarbug Karakayali, Turkey
15:15 - 15:30 TME for locally advanced rectal cancer and ICG in colorectal surgery
Speaker: Emre Balik, Turkey
15:30 - 15:45 Robotic low anterior resection for rectal cancer
Speaker: Mehmet Karabulut, Turkey
15:45 - 16:00 Combined transanal and transabdominal (TATA) TME for rectal cancer
Speaker: Sam Atallah, United States
16:00 - 16:15 Laparoscopic reversal of Hartmann’s procedure and closure of a temporary ileostomy
Speaker: Volkan Ozben
16:15-16:30 NICE and NOSE
Speaker: Tayfun Bisgin
16:30 - 16:45 MIS for colorectal surgery; The management of intraoperative complications
Speaker: Cigdem ARSLAN
16:45 - 17:00 Discussion
17:00 - 17:15 Closing Remarks

09:00 - 09:15 Opening Speech
09:15 - 10:30 Session I
Chairs: Mustafa Taskin, Turkey & Halil Ozguc, Turkey
09:15 - 09:30 Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery Indications: Should they be redefined from the beginning?
Speaker: Orcun Yalav, Turkey
09:30 - 09:45 Which operation for which patients?
Speaker: Evren Dilektasi, Turkey
09:45 - 10:00 Is preoperative the patient’s evaluation important? How much?
Speaker: Emir Gundogan, Turkey
10:00 - 10:15 Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery for Class I obese patients.
Speaker: Eren Taskin, Turkey
10:15 - 10:30 Discussion
10:30 - 11:30 Session II
10:30 - 10:45 Is there a standard sleeve gastrectomy?
Speaker: Gianfranco Silecchia, Italy
10:45 - 11:00 Standard Roux-n-Y Gastric Bypass
Speaker: Faki Akin, Turkey
11:00 - 11:15 Standard One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass
Speaker: Kamal Mahawar, United Kingdom
11:15 - 11:30 Discussion
11:30 - 11:45 Coffee Break
11:45 - 12:30 Session III
Chairs: Erhun Eyupoglu, Turkey & Tolga Muftuoglu, Turkey
11:45 - 12:00 Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy
Speaker: Varlık Erol, Turkey
12:00 - 12:15 Robotic Gastric Bypass
Speaker: Umut Barbaros, Turkey
12:15 - 12:30 Robotic Revisional Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Speaker: M.Mahir Ozmen, Turkey
12:30 - 12:45 Discussion
12:45 - 13:45 Lunch
13:45 - 15:30 Video Sessions: Revisional surgery
Chairs: Turgut Ipek, Turkey & Aziz Sumer, Turkey
13:45 - 14:00 Video 1: Band to Sleeve
Speaker: Samet Yardimci, Turkey
14:00 - 14:15 Video 2: Sleeve to roux n y gastric bypass
Speaker: Caghan Peksen, Turkey
14:15 - 14:30 Video 3: Sleeve to One anastomosis gastric bypass
Speaker: Osman Anil Savas, Turkey
14:30 - 14:45 Video 4: Sleeve to transit bipartition
Speaker: Fatih Can Karaca, Turkey
14:45 - 15:00 Video 5: Roux n y gastric bypass to sleeve
Speaker: RecepAktimur, Turkey
15:00 - 15:15 Video 6: Internal herniation after tour n y gastric bypass
Speaker: Talar Vartanoglu Aktokmakyan, Turkey
15:15 - 15:30 Discussion
15:30 - 15:45 Closing Remarks