Preliminary Programme

Sunday | February 11, 2018

08:00-17:00 Registration
09:00-17:00 WORKSHOP I: MRI reading
11:00-13:00 WORKSHOP II: Hyperthermia in GU cancer
11:00-13:00 WORKSHOP III: Optimal diagnostics – Fact or fiction
11:00-13:00 WORKSHOP IV: Ultrasound and biopsies
11:00-13:00 WORKSHOP V: Fry or frozen
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 FLAGSHIP POSTERS
15:30-17:00 FLAGSHIP VIDEOS: This is how I do it
17:00-17:30 Coffee Break
17:00-18:30 SYMPOSIUM I
18:30-19:00 LECTURE: We do (not) need FT for prostate cancer care
19:00-19:30 INTRODUCTION / WELCOME MESSAGE
19:30-21:00 Welcome Reception
Monday | February 12, 2018

08:00-09:30 PRESENTATIONS I: Evaluation prostate – MRI
  • MRI-US: how does it work, types and limitations
  • MRI-US fusion for treatment: current status and possibilities
  • MRI to avoid biopsies
  • Beyond MRI – What is next
09:30-10:00 Coffee Break
10:00-12:30 PRESENTATIONS II: Evaluation prostate – Ultrasound
  • 3D Shear wave elastography
  • High resolution ultrasound with 29 MHz
  • 3D contrast enhanced ultrasound and dispersion analysis
  • Ultrafast ultrasound and Doppler data for visualization of microvacularity
  • Radiomics in TRUS: the reinvention of an old story?
  • How to combine the data to real mpUS
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION
12:30-14:00 LUNCH SYMPOSIUM II
14:00-15:30 PRESENTATIONS III: Ablation for PCa – What is new?
  • PCa multifocality: index lesion and prostatic environment
  • Why (not) treat high risk patients
  • Defining security margins in ablative therapy: from ultrafocal to hemiablation
  • Novel treatment options in Focal Therapy
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-18:00 PRESENTATIONS IV: FT prostate – Unlimited
  • Focal HIFU
  • Focal PDD
  • Focal IRE
  • Focal Cryo
  • Focal Radiation
  • Focal for Radiation Failure
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION
18:00-19:00 SYMPOSIUM III
Tuesday | February 13, 2018

08:30-10:00 PRESENTATIONS V: The road to success for Focal Therapy
  • Patient reported outcome measures
  • Registry vs. RCT
  • Financial implications
  • From consensus to guidelines
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-12:30 PRESENTATIONS VI: Renal ablation
  • Patient platform
  • Renal biopsies are (not) needed
  • Indications for partial nefrectomy vs. ablation
  • Follow up of ablation
  • Which one is best: Cryo – IRE – RF?
  • How to diagnose and treat ablation failure?
12:30-12:45 CLOSING