Opening of the congress

Hour Activity Speaker
07.00 REGISTRATION
07.30 Welcome B. Dillemans (BEL) / J. Himpens (BEL) / N. Kawahara (BRA)
07.40 How to define success and failure in bariatric surgery H. Buchwald (USA)
07.50 Weight regain: biology or behavior? Who is candidate for revision? N. Di Lorenzo (ITA)
08.00 Failure of metabolic and bariatric surgery: medical approach C. Le Roux (IRL)
08.10 Failure of metabolic and bariatric surgery: surgical approach R. Rosenthal (USA)
08.20 A quest for Algorithms in revisional surgery: establishing the framework for the algorithm B. Dillemans (BEL) / J. Himpens (BEL)

1. FAILED VBG/BAND

Hour Activity Speaker
Chair: M. Vix (FRA)
Moderators: M. Suter (CHE), J. Valk (NDL), N. Kawahara (IND)
08.30 Clinical & radiological assessment L. Angrisani (ITA)
. Surgical options VBG
08.40 Conversion to RNY Gastric Bypass B. Dillemans (BEL)
. Surgical options band
08.50 Rebanding F. Pattou (FRA)
09.00 Conversion to RNY Gastric Bypass A. Ramos (BRA)
09.10 Conversion to Omega Loop Bypass J-M. Chevallier (FRA)
09.20 Conversion to Sleeve D. Nocca (FRA)
09.30 Leaving the Band in place J-W. Greve (NLD)
09.40 One or two steps? M. Suter (CHE)
09.50 Tips & Tricks & Booby traps K. Higa (USA)
10.00 Wrapping up and voting M. Vix (FRA)
10.10 – 10.30 BREAK

Live transmission from OR 3 revisional cases

Hour Activity Speaker
Surgeons: to be assigned
Chair: G. Campos (USA)
Moderators: R. Ribeiro (PRT), S. Weiner (DEU), P. Omelanczuk (ARG)
10.30 – 12:00 Case 1
. Case 2
. Case 3
12.00 – 13.00 LUNCH

2. FAILED SLEEVE

Hour Activity Speaker
Chair: J. Himpens (BEL)
Moderators: J. Closset (BEL), R. Rosenthal (USA), C.F. Chaux (BRA)
13.00 Clinical & radiological assessment S. Weiner (DEU)
. Surgical options
13.10 Re-Sleeve M. Gagner (CAN)
13.20 Banding the Sleeve M. Bhandari (IND)
13.30 SADI-s A. Torres (ESP)
13.40 DS J. Himpens (BEL)
13.50 RNY Gastric Bypass P. Omelanczuk (BRA)
14.00 Omega Loop Bypass/ SASI K. Mahawar (GBR)
14.10 Bipartition S. Santoro (BRA)
14.20 Tips & Tricks & Booby traps C. Copaescu (ROU)
14.30 Wrapping up and voting J. Himpens (BEL)
14.40 –15.00 BREAK

Live transmission from OR 3 revisional cases

Hour Activity Speaker
15.00 - 16.30 Surgeons: to be assigned
Chair: S. Shikora (USA)
Moderators: N. Di Lorenzo (ITA), P. Hauters (BEL), R. Baratieri (BRA)
. case 1
. case 2
. case 3

3. CHALLENGING SITUATIONS & COMPLICATIONS

Hour Activity Speaker
A/Type 2 Diabetes evolution after bariatric procedures
Chair: D. Cummings (USA)
Moderators: G. Prager (AUT), M. Lannoo (BEL), A. De Paula (BRA)
16.30 Intestinal glucose absorption in bariatric surgery F. Pattou (FRA)
16.40 Bile acid physiology as driver for sustained metabolic improvement after bariatric surgery G. Campos (USA)
16.50 Why do we talk about diabetes remission and not cure? M. Lannoo (BEL)
17.00 Why does diabetes re-occur after a bariatric procedure? C. Le Roux (IRL)
17.10 The need for new guidelines governing the use of metabolic surgery D. Cummings (USA)
B/Reflux and Barrett after bariatric procedures
Chair: M. Gagner (CAN)
Moderators: H. Buchwald (USA), A. Ramos (BRA), L. Angrisani (ITA)
17.20 Do we have to worry? A. Genco (ITA)
17.30 Prevention of reflux/Barrett? D. Nocca (FRA)
17.40 Must we close the crura? L. Angrisani (ITA)
17.50 Endoscopic treatments options M. Neto (BRA)
18.00 Surgical treatment options N. Kawahara (BRA)
18.10 DEBATE: Is Barrett esophagitis the death-blow for Sleeve Gastrectomy?
Chair: R. Rosenthal (USA)
Panelists: A. Genco (ITA), K. Higa (USA), M. Gagner (CAN), G. Prager (AUT), M. Suter (CHE), H. Buchwald (USA)
18.30 Wrapping up and voting R. Rosenthal (USA)

CASE AND VIDEO PRESENTATION (BARIAlink)

Hour Activity Speaker
08.30 Why BARIAlink? B. Dillemans (BEL) / P. Tempelaere

SESSION 1

Hour Activity Speaker
Chair: A. Neimark (RUS)
Moderators: F. Akin (TUR), C. Stier (DEU), MJ Legrand (BEL), R de Souza (BRA)
08.40 - 08.55 Video Session 1
08.55 - 09.05 Video Session 2
09.05 - 09.20 Video Session 3
09.20 - 09.35 Video Session 4
09.35 - 09.50 Video Session 5
09.50 - 10.10 Video Session 6
10.10 - 10.30 BREAK

LIVE TRANSMISSION FROM OR
3 REVISIONAL CASES

Hour Activity Speaker
12.00 - 13.00 LUNCH

SESSION 2

Hour Activity Speaker
Chair: J. Horevoets (BEL)
Moderators: M. Solovyeva (RUS), R. Vilallonga (ESP), E. Van Vyve (BEL), M. Loureiro (BRA)
13.00 - 13.15 Video Session 1
13.15 - 13.30 Video Session 2
13.30 - 13.45 Video Session 3
13.45 - 14.00 Video Session 4
14.00 - 14.15 Video Session 5
14.15 - 14.40 Video Session 6
14.40 - 15.00 BREAK

LIVE TRANSMISSION FROM OR
3 REVISIONAL CASES

Hour Activity Speaker
14.40 - 15.00 BREAK

SESSION 3

Hour Activity Speaker
Chair: B. Khatsiev (RUS)
Moderators: A. Zaid (UAE), T. Lafullarde (BEL), T. Khewater (PAK), LF. Osorio (BRA)
16.30 - 16.45 Video Session 1
16.45 - 17.00 Video Session 2
17.00 - 17.15 Video Session 3
17.15 - 17.30 Video Session 4
17.30 - 17.45 Video Session 5
17.45 - 18.00 Video Session 6

4. FAILED RNY GASTRIC BYPASS

Hour Activity Speaker
Chair: B. Dillemans (BEL)
Moderators: G. Campos (USA), S. Shah (IND), M. Aceves (MEX)
08.00 Clinical & radiological assessment D. Van Der Fraenen (BEL)
. Surgical options: resizing pouch/stoma
08.10 Endoluminal C. Stier (DEU)
08.20 Laparoscopic S. Shah (IND)
. Surgical options: band placement
08.30 Adjustable B. Dillemans (BEL)
08.40 Non-adjustable E. Hazebroek (NED)
08.50 Distalization of the bypass B. Navez (BEL)
09.00 Conversion to Sleeve/DS/SADI K. Mannur (GBR)
09.10 Intestinal Hormonal issues in case of redo D. Cummings (USA)
09.20 Tips & Tricks & Booby traps K. Higa (USA)
09.30 Wrapping up and voting B. Dillemans (BEL)
09.40 – 10.00 BREAK

Live transmission from OR 3 revisional cases

Hour Activity Speaker
10.00 – 11.30 Surgeons: to be assigned
Chair: S. Shah (IND)
Moderators: C. Copaescu (ROU), J-W. Greve (NDL), G. Alvarez (BRA)
. Case 1
. Case 2
. Case 3

5. FAILED Other primary procedures

Hour Activity Speaker
Chair: L. Lemmens (BEL)
A. Celik (TUR), K. Gawdat (EGY), A. Koyaishi (BRA)
11.30 Nutritional complicatons L. El Kadre (BRA)
. Surgical options after failed OAGB / Mini Bypass
11.40 Reflux J-M. Chevallier (FRA)
11.50 Excessive weight loss N. Sakran (ISR)
12.00 Surgical options after failed BPD/DS Y. Yashkov (RUS)
12.10 Surgical options after failed SADI M. Bhandari (IND)
12.20 Wrapping up and voting L. Lemmens (BEL)
12.30 - 13.30 LUNCH

Live transmission from OR 3 revisional cases

Hour Activity Speaker
13.30-14.50 Surgeons: to be assigned
Chair: K. Gawdat (EGY)
Moderators: L. C. Bremm (BRA), P. Noel (FRA), J. Saey (BEL)
. Case 1
. Case 2
. Case 3
14.50 - 15.10 BREAK

6. NEW TECHNOLOGIES & SURGICAL APPROACHES

Hour Activity Speaker
Chair: S. Shikora (USA)
Moderators: M. Vix (FRA), J. Teixeira (USA), A. Neimark (RUS)
. Novel approaches
15.10 Endoscopic revisional procedures I M. Neto (BRA)
15.20 Endoscopic revisional procedures II S. Perretta (BRA)
15.30 Robotics
Technical aspects
C. Vaz (PRT)
15.40 Robotics
Critical review
S. Shikora (USA)
. Novel procedures
15.50 Ileal transposition A. de Paula (BRA)
16.00 Transit bipartition S. Santoro (BRA)
16.10 SASI T. Mahdy (EGY)
16.20 Jejuno-ileal bypass E. Taskin (TUR)
16.30 Gastric Clip P. Noel (FRA)
16.40 N-sleeve D. Nocca (FRA)
16.50 Magenstrasse B. Majerus (BEL)
17.00 SADI-S A Torres (ESP)
17.10 Diverted OAGB/minibypass R. Ribeiro (PRT)
17.20 Aspire-assist M. Gagner (CAN)
17.30 Novel procedures: where are we heading? J. Teixeira (USA)
17.40 Wrapping up and voting S. Shikora (USA)
18.00 Highlights of the meeting & summary of the voting outcomes B. Dillemans (BEL) / J. Himpens (BEL) / N. Kawahara
18.10 Attempt for an algorithm based on day one's framework
. HANDING OVER CERTIFICATES
. ADJOURN