Preliminary Programme


Sunday | February 11, 2018

08:00 Registration starts
08:45-16:45 WORKSHOP I: MRI reading
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11:00-13:00 WORKSHOP II: Ultrasound and biopsies
Moderator: Jochen Walz, Jean-Michel Correas
11:00-13:00 WORKSHOP III: Fry or frozen
Moderators: Eric Barret, Rafael Sanchez Salas
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:00 FLAGSHIP POSTERS
Moderators: Martin Schostak, Selcuk Guven
16:00-17:00 FLAGSHIP VIDEOS: This is how I do it
Moderators: Roman Ganzer, Christiaan Overduin
17:00-17:30 Coffee Break
17:30-18:00 LECTURE: PSMA-targeted Imaging of Prostate Cancer: Implications for Diagnosis and Management of Localized Disease.”
Moderator: Jean de la Rosette
Speaker: Michael A. Gorin
18:00-18:30 INTRODUCTION / WELCOME MESSAGE
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18:30-20:00 Welcome Reception
Monday | February 12, 2018

08:00-09:30 PRESENTATIONS I: Evaluation prostate – MRI
Moderators: Aydin Mungan, Boris Hadaschik
  • MRI-US: how does it work, types and limitations: Wulphert Venderink
  • MRI-US fusion for treatment: current status and possibilities: Jochen Walz
  • MRI to avoid biopsies: Art Rastinehad
  • Beyond MRI – What is next: Peter Pinto
09:30-10:00 Coffee Break
10:00-12:30 PRESENTATIONS II: Evaluation prostate – Ultrasound
Moderators: Peter Pinto, Georg Salomon
  • 3D Shear wave elastography: Jean Michel Correas
  • High resolution ultrasound with 29 MHz: Jochen Walz
  • 3D contrast enhanced ultrasound and dispersion analysis: Jean-Michel Correas
  • Ultrafast ultrasound and Doppler data for visualization of microvacularity: Charlie Demene
  • Radiomics in TRUS: the reinvention of an old story?: Loch Tillmann
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION
12:30-14:00 Lunch Break
12:45-13:45 INDUSTRY SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
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14:00-15:30 PRESENTATIONS III: Ablation for PCa – What is new?
Moderators: Thomas Polascik, Tarik Esen
  • PCa multifocality: index lesion and prostatic environment: Rafael Sanchez Salas
  • Why (not) treat high risk patients: Gordon Muir
  • Defining security margins in ablative therapy: from ultrafocal to hemiablation: Andreas Blana
  • Novel treatment options in Focal Therapy: Eric Barret
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-17:00 SYMPOSIUM: Management of the metastatic prostate cancer patients
Moderators: Maurizio Brausi, Selcuk Guven
  • The new EAU guidelines: what has changed and what are the clinical implications?: Nicolas Mottet
  • Heterogeneity of disease, how to manage patients in real life practice: Speaker to be determined
  • An outline of the ongoing clinical studies in prostate cancer: Speaker to be determined
PANEL DISCUSSION
17:00-19:00 PRESENTATIONS IV: FT prostate – Unlimited
Moderators: Georg Salomon, Maurizio Brausi
  • Focal HIFU: Roland van Velthoven
  • Focal PDD: Jose Luis Dominguez-Escrig
  • Focal IRE: Matthijs Scheltema
  • Focal Cryo: Osamu Ukimura
  • Focal Radiation: György Kovács
  • Focal for Radiation Failure: Rafael Sanchez Salas
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION
Tuesday | February 13, 2018

08:30-10:00 PRESENTATIONS V: The road to success for Focal Therapy
Moderators: Avelino Fraga, Christoph Klingler
  • Patient reported outcome measures: Freddie Hamdy
  • Registry vs. RCT: Massimo Valerio
  • Financial implications: Rafael Sanchez Salas
  • PART (Partial prostate Ablation versus Radical prosTatectomy) feasibility study: Freddie Hamdy
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-12:30 PRESENTATIONS VI: Renal ablation
Moderators: Pilar Laguna, Can Öbek
  • Patient platform: Rachel Giles
  • Renal biopsies are (not) needed: Christoph Klingler
  • Indications for partial nefrectomy vs. ablation: Paolo Gontero
  • Follow up of ablation: Speaker to be determined
  • Which one is best: Cryo – IRE – RF?: Pilar Laguna
  • How to diagnose and treat ablation failure?: Thomas Polascik
12:30-12:45 CLOSING
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