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Wednesday 5th February Arrivals

Welcome Dinner and Programme Introductions

Thursday 6th February Scientific Programme

Optional event, Mountaintop Party Night

Friday 7th February Scientific Programme

Optional event, Rifugio Stoppani Lunch

Saturday 8th February Scientific Programme

Inclusive event, Farewell Dinner and ALPS 2020 recap

Sunday 9th February Departures
Date Time ACTIVITY  / TOPIC Session Title Speaker Name
Thursday 6th February 07.30 – 08.00 Registration and Speaker Check-In
08.00 – 08.15 Liver Function and Regeneration Preoperative measurement of liver function Joris Erdmann
08.15 – 08.30 Regenerative liver surgery: Methods to improve the function of a small liver remnant Erik Schadde
08.30 – 08.45 Liver regeneration in the treatment of colorectal liver metastasis: The LIGRO trial Per Sandström
08.45 – 09.00 The DRAGON trial: progress from LIGRO Marc Bemelmans
09.00 – 09.15 Colorectal Liver Metastases: Novel Assessment Tools for Technical Resectability (The CoNoR study) Kat Parmar
09.15 – 09.20 Free Paper (FP01)
16.30 – 17.00 Coffee and Poster Session 1 E-Posters (AB01 – AB08)
17.00 – 17.20 Improving Quality Standardising high-quality pancreatic surgery across a large healthcare system Matthew Weiss
17.20 – 17.40 Centralisation in HPB surgery: Easy to say, hard to do Alice Wei
17.40 – 18.00 Why we need outcome studies in colorectal cancer liver metastases surgical research? Peter Naredi
18.00 – 18.20 Should we follow up colorectal cancer to detect colorectal liver metastasis Andrew Renehan
18.20 – 18.25 Commentary on colorectal cancer follow up John Primrose
18.25 – 18.35 Free Papers (FP02, FP03)
19.15- 00.00 Mountaintop Party Night at Chalet Fiat (Separate booking and pre-payment required)
Date Time ACTIVITY  / TOPIC Session Title Speaker Name
Friday 7th February 07.30 – 08.00 Speaker Check-In
08.00 – 08.20 Translational science in HPB disease Gall bladder carcinoma: From bench to bedside Philip de Reuver
08.20 – 08.40 Unbiased genetic characterisation of the PSC-CC transition Rachel Guest
08.40 – 09.00 Strengths and pitfalls with pancreatic cancer pdx models Peter Naredi
09.00 – 09.20 Organoid personalised therapeutics: An integrated translational platform Fieke Froeling / Dennis Plenker
09.20 – 09.40 Pancreatic tumour organoids to study cancer cachexia and its link with chemotherapy resistance Sander Rensen
09.40 – 09.45 Free Paper (FP04)
13.00 – 15.00 Rifugio Stoppani Lunch (Separate booking and pre-payment required)
16.00 – 17.00 Coffee and Poster Session 2 E-Posters (AB09 – AB22)
17.00 – 17.10 ILLS/MIS Liver Introduction Go Wakabayashi
17.10 – 17.30 Robotics v laparoscopy for major liver resection: Are we comparing apples and oranges? Alice Wei
17.30 – 17.50 Robotic liver surgery Matthew Weiss
17.50 – 18.10 For a safe wider implementation of laparoscopic liver surgery Mo Abu Hilal
18.10 – 18.30 Why we needed another association: The story of the International Laparoscopic Liver Society (ILLS) Nick O’Rourke
18.30 – 18.40 Free Papers (FP05, FP06)
19.30 – Late Dinner in the hotel
Date Time ACTIVITY  / TOPIC Session Title Speaker Name
Saturday 8th february 07.30 – 08.00 Speaker Check-In
08.00 – 08.20 New approaches and concepts in HPB disease Building a robot assisted pancreatic programme Quintus Molenaar
08.20 – 08.40 Microbiome and IPMN Peter Allen
08.40 – 09.00 Diagnostic and intraoperative targeted molecular imaging for pancreatic cancer Rutger-Jan Swijnenburg
09.00 – 09.10 Value of intraoperative ultrasound in liver surgery compared to preoperative imaging Gregor Stavrou
09.10 – 09.25 A great imitator: IgG4 disease in the management of perihilar cholangiocarcinoma Eva Roos
09.25 – 09.40 Free Papers (FP07, FP08, FP09)
16.00 – 17.00 Coffee and Poster Session 3 E-Posters (AB23 – AB35)
17.00 – 17.30 Eclectic Mix Is the liver male and the pancreas female? Nick O’Rourke
17.30 – 18.00 Surgical innovation: Where we have gone wrong Karen Nugent
18.00 – 18.30 Understanding the new genomics David Tuveson
19.00 – 19.30 Colorectal cancer in Africa Peter Kingham
19.30 – 19.45 Reflections  Various
20.00 – Late ALPS Farewell Dinner and 2020 Recap
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