Day 1 - Thursday, 7th September 2017
Time Session
07.30 - 09.00 Registration and refreshments
08.45 - 09.00 Welcome and introduction
Chairs: Jian Farhadi & Jaume Masia
09.00 - 09.15 Keynote Address: Personalised breast cancer treatment
Chairs: Jian Farhadi & Jaume Masia
Peter Schmid
09.15 - 10.30 New horizons in breast cancer treatment
Chair: Maurice Nahabedian, Peter Schmid
  • The changing landscape of genetic testing Anjana Kulkarni
  • The impact of breast cancer profiling tests Peter Dubsky
  • Age adapted breast cancer treatment Mark Harries
  • Neoadjuvant radiotherapy Simon Wood, Céline Bourgier
  • How to understand lymphoedema Jaume Masia, Peter Mortimer
10.30 - 11.00 Break
11.00 - 12.00 Breast surgery
Chairs: Benjamin Sarfati, Michael Scheflan
  • Do we need quality control post-skin sparing mastectomy flaps? Christoph Tausch, Katja Pinker-Domenig
  • Updates/trends in oncoplastic breast surgery Tibor Kovacs, Peter Dubsky
  • Legal issues of risk reducing surgery Rupert Koller
12.00 - 13.00 The breast multidisciplinary meeting
Chair: Jian Farhadi, Roy De Vita
John Kim, Peter Dubsky, Mark Harries, Katja Pinker-Domenig,
Celine Bourgier, Phillip Blondeel
13.00 - 14.00 Break
14.00 - 14.45 Radiotherapy and implant reconstruction: timing of prosthesis exchange
Chairs: Céline Bourgier, Tony Connell
Peter Cordeiro, Maurice Nahabedian, Benjamin Sarfati
14.45 - 15.15 Pre-pectoral breast reconstruction
Chairs: Tibor Kovacs, Rupert Koller
Jesse Selber, Gemma Pons, Michael Atlan

15.15 - 15.45 Break
15.45 - 17.00 The future of implant technology
Chairs: Peter Cordeiro, Kamakshi Zeidler
  • Air expandersTony Connell
  • Light weight implants Michael Scheflan
  • What’s new on texture and gels? Sühan Ayhan, Michael Atlan
17.00 - 17.30 Surgical advances using biological matrices in breast reconstruction kindly supported by Integra
Jesse Selber, Roy de Vita
17.30 Close of day 1
Day 2 - Friday, 8th September 2017
Time Session
07.15 - 08.00 Breakfast Symposium: Advanced techniques in microsurgery kindly supported by Zeiss
Chairs: Joseph Dayan, Marco Innocenti
Phillip Blondeel, Stefan Hofer, Jinsup Eom
08.00 - 10.00 Efficiency in autologous breast reconstruction
Chairs: Gemma Pons, Maurice Nahabedian
  • Evidence based assessment for autologous breast reconstruction John Kim
  • Imaging and the choice of the ONE perforator Phillip Blondeel, Bob Allen
  • Decision making with ICG technology Jaume Masia
  • Efficient raising of the DIEP flap Frank DellaCroce, Venkat Ramakrishnan
  • Closure of the abdomen Stefan Hofer, Joseph Dayan
  • Aesthetic refinements: how to get it right the first time Fabio Santanelli di Pompeo
10.00 - 10.30 Refreshments and exhibition viewing
10.30 - 12.00 Innovation in autologous flaps
Chairs: Phillip Blondeel, Jinsup Eom
  • LTF flap Bob Allen
  • Apex flap Frank DellaCroce
  • Omentum flap Peter Sandbichler
  • DUG flap Joseph Dayan
  • Endoscopic DIEP flap Michael Atlan
  • The low DIEP flap Jinsup Eom
  • Neurotisation of DIEP flaps Rene van der Hulst, Suhail Kanchwala
12.00 - 12.45 Robotic surgery in breast and microsurgery
Chairs: Peter Cordeiro, Rene van der Hulst
Benjamin Sarfati, Marco Innocenti, Jesse Selber
12.45 - 13.45 Break
13.45 - 14.30 Evolution in education and the future provider of breast surgery: the panel discussion
Chairs: Jaume Masia, John Kim
Tibor Kovacs, Maurice Nahabedian, Simon Wood, Michael Scheflan
14.30 - 15.30 Free paper session: Surgical pearls in aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery
Chairs: Stefan Hofer, Fabio Santanelli di Pompeo
15.30 - 16.00 Break
16.00 – 17.30 How to address common problems in breast reconstruction
Chairs: Jesse Selber, Sühan Ayhan
  • Flat NAC area post DIEP flap Joseph Dayan
  • High riding abdominal scars Frank DellaCroce
  • How to get a good areloa projection in reconstruction Jinsup Eom
  • Recurrent seroma of breast and abdomen Maurice Nahabedian
  • Fat grafting to the reconstructed breast John Kim
  • Nipple flattening in implant reconstruction Roy de Vita
  • Recurrent capsular contracture with no autologous option Benjamin Sarfati
  • High riding IMF in implant reconstruction Peter Cordeiro
  • How to avoid/reduce the risk of nipple sparing flap necrosis Fabio Santanelli di Pompeo
  • Gliding the flap: aesthetic refinements Liza Wu
  • The venous anastomosis: quality or quantity? Bob Allen
17.30 Close of day 2
Day 3 - Saturday, 9th September 2017
Time Session
08.00 - 09.00 Breakfast symposium kindly supported by AirXpanders
Kamakshi Zeidler, Tony Connell
09.00 - 10.15 News in aesthetic breast surgery
Chairs: Dirk Richter, Charles Randquist
Novelties in mastopexy/reduction
  • How to maintain the upper pole without an implant Patrick Mallucci, Kamakshi Zeidler
Breast cancer screening prior to aesthetic surgery
Christoph Tausch
Fat in breast augmentation
  • Composite breast augmentation Eric Auclair, Ramon Llull
  • Augmentation by lipofilling only Klaus Ueberreiter
10.15 - 10.45 Break
10.45 - 11.15 Mummy makeover
Chairs: Tony Connell, Roy de Vita
Charles Randquist, Dirk Richter
11.15 - 12.15 ALCL update and panel discussion: what does the future hold?
Chairs: Charles Randquist, Patrick Mallucci
Joe O’Donoghue, Rene van der Hulst, Kamakshi Zeidler
12.15 - 13.15 Break
13.15 - 14.45 How to address common problems in aesthetic breast surgery
Chairs: Michael Atlan, Mark Ho-Asjoe
  • Breast augmentation with anatomical implant: my 3 easy ways to measure Patrick Mallucci, Charles Randquist
  • The very ptotic, empty breast Dirk Richter
  • How to correct nipple herniation in augmentation Ramon Llull
  • Use of lower pole advancement flap after implant removal Sühan Ayhan
  • How to address rippling in the thin envelope Eric Auclair, Klaus Ueberreiter
  • Periareolar mastopexy Michael Scheflan
  • How to correct the IMF Tony Connell, Charles Randquist
  • Indication of matrices in revision surgery Roy de Vita, Sühan Ayhan
14.45 - 15.00 What have I changed in my practice in the last year?
All Faculty
15.00 Close of conference Jian Farhadi, Jaume Masia