08:30-09:00 Conference, Upper GI
Moderators: Kadri ÇOLAKOĞLU, Cem Kaan PARSAK
Minimally Invasive Approaches for Gastroesophageal Junction (GEJ) Tumors: Challenges and Innovations Kazutaka OBAMA
09:00-10:30 Upper GI Panel
Moderators: Erdal Birol BOSTANCI, Raad Al MEHDI
1. Robotic Assisted Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy, Philip CHIU
2. Staging Laparoscopy in Gastric Cancer: Necessity, methods and results Özlem Zeliha SERT
3. Laparoscopic proximal gastrectomy and distal esophagectomy for locally advanced adenocarcinoma of esophagogastric junction (AEG), Lam Viet TRUNG
4. Gastric conservation surgery in proximal gastric cancers, Jaideep Raj RAO
5. Gastric Cancer and Minimally Invasive Approaches: Surgical Strategies and Long-Term Results, Aung Myint OO
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
10:30-12:00 Best Papers Presentations
Moderators: Philip CHIU, Davide LOMANTO, Mahir ÖZMEN, Asim SHABBIR, Kaya SARIBEYOĞLU, Aras Emre CANDA
OP81 Comparison of open versus laparoscopic approaches in salvage hepatectomy for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma after radiofrequency ablation, Jai Young Cho
OP82 Short- and long-term outcomes of robot-assisted minimally invasive esophagectomy, Shigeru Tsunoda
OP83 Comparative Analysis of Robotic Surgery and Laparoscopic Surgery for rectal cancer: A Propensity Score Matching Approach in a single center, Shigetaka Inoue
OP84 Endoluminal Surgery; Our colorectal ESD case series, Fevzi Cengiz
OP85 Feasibility and safety of laparoscopic surgery for patients with T4b colon cancer, Aoi Uchiyama
OP86 Gas-insufflation One-step Single-port Trans-Axillary Robotic Thyroidectomy (GOSTA), Dayoung YU
OP87 Single-port three-dimentional endoscopic-assisted ALND (3D E-ALND): Surgical Techniques and Preliminary Results, Chayanee Sae-lim
OP88 Holography Guided Laparoscopic and Robotic-Assisted Endoscopic Surgery Boosted Spatial Perception Using Extended Reality (VR/AR/MR) in The Metaverse, Maki Sugimoto
OP89 Clinical applications of intraoperative fluorescence imaging to robot-assisted hepatobiliary-pancreatic surgery, Takeaki Ishizawa
12:00-12:30 Conference
Moderators: Cihan URAS, Peter GOH
Future of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, Kazunori KASAMA
12:30-13:30 Luncheon Symposium
Moderators: Sujith WIJERATHNE
Benefits and advantage ofnew tripolar dissect and seal device in MIS, Aneta OBCOWSKA-HAMERSKA
12:30–13:00 ELSA-AGM Meeting
13:30-15:00 PANEL Metabolic Surgery
Moderators: Fatih Can KARACA , Errawan WIRADISURIA
1. Low BMI Diabetes Surgery- Early Challenges & Learnings ?, Ramen GOEL
2. One Anastomosis is better than the two? Updated Evidence OAGB VS RYGB, Gianfranco SILECCHIA
3. Sleeve-plus procedures: are they worth doing?, Kazunori KASAMA
4. Measuring and Improving Quality in BMS, Asim SHABBIR
5. The trials of MS and tribulations of liver disease where do we stand?, Raad ALMEHDI
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15.30-16.00 Conference
Moderators: Tahir ORUÇ, Ramen GOEL
Weight regain and revision: always a surgical indication? Nicola di LORENZO
16.00 -17:30 (Video) Panel
How I Do Perfect GERD Operation
Moderators: Turgut İPEK, AHM Towhidul ALAM
1. Updates in surgical management of GERD, K Vasudeavan VIMAL
2. Endoscopic techniques for the treatment of GERD, Hon Chi YIP
3. Long Term Results of Cruroplasty Reinforcement, Gianfranco SILECCHIA
4. Lessons Learned in Antireflux Surgery, Mehmet Ali YERDEL
5. Robotic Anti-reflux Surgery, Aung Myint OO
08:30-09:00 Conference CRS
Moderators: Mahir ÖZMEN ,Yoshiharu SAKAI
Robotic Beyond TME surgery, Jim KHAN
09:00-10:30 MIS Oncology
Moderators: Ali Ekrem ÜNAL , Tahsin ÇOLAK
1. MIS for T4 tumors, İsmail GÖĞENUR
2. Role of prophylactic HIPEC, Aras Emre CANDA
3. Laparoscopic CRS + HIPEC, Çiğdem ARSLAN
4. What is the Role of PIPAC in Peritoneal Cancer Treatment?, Craig LYNCH
5. Minimally invasive Hemihepatectomy after Liver Volume Modulation, Mohammed Abu HILAL
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
12:00-12:30 Presidental Lecture (SAGES)
Moderators: Emre BALIK, William CHEN
New technologies in colorectal surgery, Patricia SYLLA
12:30-13:30 Lunch
12:30–13:00 ELSA-AGM Meeting
13:30-15:00 CRS, rectal cancer PANEL
Moderators: Erhun EYUPOĞLU, K Vasudeavan VIMAL
1. Patient selection, management options, guideline, Çiğdem ARSLAN
2. Interventional endoscopy, Tahsin DALGIÇ
3. MIS in Early Rectal Cancer: Yoshihura SAKAI
4. Has the game changed in the management of rectal cancer? Oktar ASOĞLU
5. Discussion with Cases, Emre OZORAN
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15.30-16.00 Conference CRS
Moderators: İsmail GÖĞENUR, Abdullah Erdem CANDA
Robotic Exentration, Craig LYNCH
16.00 -17:30 Colorectal PANEL Session
Moderators: Melih PAKSOY, Lam Viet TRUNK
1. MIS for Diverticular disease, Aybala YILDIZ
2. Robotic CME: short and long term results, Guglielmo Niccolò PIOZZI
3. MIS for inflammatory bowel disease, Ahmet RENCÜZOĞULLARI
4. MIS for anastomotic complications, Ahmet Keşşaf ASLAR
5. Colorectal leaks, William CHEN
08:30-09:00 Conference
Moderators: Ediz ALTINLI, Barlian SUTEDJA
The tailored approach for Inguinal hernia repairs, Anil SHARMA
09.00-11:00 Endoluminal, Live Surgery
Koşuyolu EAH
Moderators: İlter ÖZER, Philip CHIU
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
12:00-12:30 Conference
Moderators: Emin AKSOY, Samuel AU
AI application to laparoscopic/robotic surgery, Yoshiharu SAKAI
12:30-13:30 Lunch
12:30–13:00 ELSA-AGM Meeting
13:30-15:00 HPB PANEL SESSION (MIS for Liver)
Moderators: Ender DULUNDU, Htun OO
1. Learning curves in lap/robotic liver Surgery, Mürşit DİNÇER
2. Current Status of Laparoscopic Liver Resection, Ho-Seong HAN
3. Robotic Liver Resections, Fabrizzio Di BENEDETTO
4. The role of laparoscopic surgery in liver hydatid cyst, Cüneyt KAYAALP
5. MI Liver Surgery: Different approaches and similar results, Mohammed Abu HILAL
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15.30-16.00 Conference
Moderators: Sezai YILMAZ , Yahya Al AZRI
Pushing Boundaries in MI HPB surgery, Mohammed Abu HILAL
16.00 -17:30 Video Panel
How I Do Perfect HPB Operation?
Moderators: Cüneyt KAYAALP, Akiko UMEZAWA
1. Tips and tricks for safe laparoscopic cholecystectomy, guidelines and bailout procedures, Sajid MALIK
2. Tips & Tricks for laparoscopic major hepatectomy, Kuo-Hsin CHEN
3. Tips &Tricks for laparoscopic/Robotic distal pancreatectomy Ender DULUNDU
4. Tips and tricks for robotic pancreaticoduodectomy, Erol PİŞKİN
5. Tips and tricks for laparoscopic management of Liver hydatid cyst Yahya ALAZRI
6. Tips and tricks for laparoscopic bilioenteric anastomosis, Beslen GÖKSOY
08:30-10:30 Hernia Live Surgery
Moderators: Melih PAKSOY , Rolf HARTUNG
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
Moderators: Metin ERTEM, Kanokkan TEPMALAI
Robotic Surgery in Hernia;Is It Different Than Laparoscopy? What Are The Indications? Davide LOMANTO
12:30-13:30 Lunch
12:30–13:00 ELSA-AGM Meeting
13:30-15:00 Emergency Panel Session
Moderators: Jamshid SHAMSIYEV , Mehmet KURTOĞLU
1. Laparoscopy for Abdominal trauma, Mehmet ERYILMAZ
2. Laparoscopic Appendectomy, Cem Emir GÜLDOĞAN
3. Laparoscopy for Small bowel obstruction, Kaya SARIBEYOĞLU
4. Emergency Lapararoscopy for Acute Diverticulitis, Ali Fuat Kaan GÖK
5. Transvaginal Appendectomy, Çiğdem ARSLAN
6. Laparoscopy for incarcerated abdominal hernias, Deniz ATASOY
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-16:00 Conference, EAES
Moderators: Yoshihura SAKAI, Erman AYTAÇ
Robots in Cancer Surgery: what evidence says?, Mahir OZMEN
16.00 -17:30 PANEL Session (IFSES, SAGES, EAES, ELSA)
Moderators: Davide LOMANTO, Patricia SYLLA
1. Laparoscopic resection of splenic flexure colon cancer, Jun Gi Kim
2. Robotic gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer: feasibility and technical considerations, Kazutaka OBAMA
3. Vascular exploration and reconstruction in Laparoscopic HBP surgery, Kuo-Hsin CHEN
4. The PALES' journey towards safe laparoscopy and surgical excellence Raymund AG ONG
5. Encountering and Overcoming the Difficult Situations in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Sarder NAYEEM
Laparoscopic Suturing Course
  Course Director: Kiyotaka IMAMURA
13:30-13:45 Welcome and Introduction
13:45-14:00 Lecture 1: Handling the thread: Basic tying knot, square knot, slip knot, surgeon knot, Kiyotako IMAMURA
14:00-14:30 Hands-on training 1, Kiyotako IMAMURA, Emre GÜNDOĞDU, Kadri ÇOLAKOĞLU
14:30-14:45 Lecture 2: Handling the needle: Basic suturing, interrupted, continuous, Kiyotako IMAMURA
14:45-15:15 Hands-on training 2, Kiyotako IMAMURA, Emre GÜNDOĞDU, Kadri ÇOLAKOĞLU
15:15-15:30 Lecture 3: How to suture anywhere like wall and the roof, Kiyotako IMAMURA
15:30-16:30 Hands-on training 3, Kiyotako IMAMURA, Emre GÜNDOĞDU, Kadri ÇOLAKOĞLU
16:30-16:45 Questions, Feedback and Conclusion
  Instructors: Kyotako IMAMURA, Recep AKTIMUR, Emre GÜNDOĞDU

* Friendly supported by Karl STORZ

Transanal Endoscopic Operation (TEO) Course
  Course Directors: Aras Emre CANDA, Tayfun BİŞGİN
13:30-13:40 Welcome and introduction ,Tayfun Bişgin Aras Emre Canda
13:40-14:00 Introduction to TES: Past and Future, Patricia Sylla
14:00-14:10 Indications: Polyps, early rectal cancer, local excision after neoadjuvant treatment, İlknur Bayraktar
14:20-14:30 Full-thickness or submucosal excision, İsmail Cem Eray
14:30-14:40 Other indications: GIST, rectovaginal/urethral fistula, anastomotic complications, Aras Emre Canda
14:40-15:00 Introduction to TEO platform, Aras Emre Canda
15:00-15:10 Coffee Break
15:10-15:20 Preoperative assessment and preparation, Gurbankhan Muslumov
15:20-15:45 Video: Surgical technique – excision, Patricia Sylla
15:45-16:00 Video: Surgical technique – closing the defect, Tayfun Bişgin
16:00-16:10 Troubleshooting and complications in TEO, Çiğdem Arslan
16:10-17:20 Hands-on training
Tayfun Bişgin, Feza Karakayalı, Aras Emre Canda, Gurbankhan Muslumov, İsmail Cem Eray, İlknur Bayraktar
  • Scopes, optics, diathermy, needle holders, suction irrigation
  • How to set up the system
  • Full-thickness excision
  • Closure techniques
  • Suturing
17:20-17:30 Questions, Feedback, and Conclusion

* Friendly supported by Karl STORZ

We strongly recommend attending the following precourse presentations in the congress program for the course participants:

5 October Thursday

       1. ESD for early rectal cancer, Hon Chi YIP
       2. TAMIS for early rectal cancer, Feza KARAKAYALI
       3. TEO for early rectal cancer, Aras Emre CANDA

       3. TES: TAMIS & TEO early rectal cancer, Gurbankhan MUSLUMOV

Moderators: Mustafa ATABEY, Sajid MALIK
17:00-18:30 Free Papers
OP55 Retromuscular local anesthesia technique (RLAT) in Laparoscopic Retro-muscular Inguinal Hernia Repair (LRMIR) Saud Mohammed Alghamdi
OP56 Laparoscopic Retromuscular Inguinal Hernia (LRMIHR) repair using Phasix TM and Polypropylene mesh: 5 years outcome Saud Mohammed Alghamdi
OP57 Risk factors for the occurrence of peritoneal tear in patients undergoing laparoscopic total extraperitoneal inguinal hernia repair SEZER BULUT
OP58 Laparoscopic Repair of İnguinal Hernia TEP versus TAPP: Retrospective Analyze of 186 Patients Süleyman Şen
OP59 Botulinum Toxin Type A Injection for Large Ventral Hernia Mesh Repair Sean Lee
OP60 Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair with Poly-4-Hydroxybutyrate Absorbable Barrier Composite Mesh Nadia Abdulaziz Aljomah
17:00-18:30 Free Papers
OP61 Inguinal Canal Fat for or Cord Lipoma Nadia Abdulaziz Aljomah
OP62 Five years outcome of Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair with Phasix ST Saud Mohammed Alghamdi
OP63 The efficacy of Laparoscopic percutaneous extraperitoneal closure for contralateral inguinal hernia in adults Manabu Okawada
OP64 Mesh fixation versus non-fixation in laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair. Comparison of postoperative results of a county hospital Yasir Musa Kesgin
OP65 Female Inguinal Hernia Saud Mohammed Alghamdi
OP66 Laparoscopic Retromuscular Ventral Hernia Repair with Phasix ST, Ventralight, and Omera: 5 years outcome Saud Mohammed Alghamdi
Moderators: Alp YILDIZ, Ilgar ISMAYILOV
17:00-18:30 Free Papers
OP67 Pelvic peritonization and transperineal pelvic drainage as safety measures during a laparoscopic low anterior resection (LAR) for rectal cancer: a retrospective analysis Zaman Mamedli
OP68 Feasible Approach Angles for Rectal Transection Using a Flexible Linear Stapler during Laparoscopic Lower Rectal Cancer Surgery: A Practical Analysis with Virtual 3-Dimensional Simulation Heon Kyun Ha
OP69 Transanal minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS) for rectal tumor under spinal anesthesia: long-term follow-up results. Taek Gu Lee
OP70 Oncologic outcome of laparoscopic versus open surgery for locally advanced T4 colon cancer: multicenter observational study Naksong Sung
OP71 Laparoscopic surgery for diverticulitis with colo-vesical fistula Ryo Miyazaki
OP72 The effect of colonoscopic detorsion on anastomotic success in sigmoid volvulus surgery: Single-center experience Farid Mohamad Hamad
OP73 Complications after pressurized intraperitoneal aerosol chemotherapy is lower in experienced centers on laparoscopy and peritoneal carcinomatosis surgery Semra Demirli Atici
Moderators: Serhat MERİÇ, Aunt Myint OO
17:00-18:30 Free Papers
OP74 Development of an AI-Powered Informed Consent Platform Yusuke Watanabe
OP75 Augmented reality of 3D endoscopic images and 3D-CT images on a glasses-free 3D display improved spatial recognition in urologic robotic surgery Takuya Sueyoshi
OP76 Laparoscopy for Trauma: Initial Experience in the Philippines Ismael Kiamko Naghizadeh Mahani
OP77 Thoracoscopic repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia in neonates and children: our experience. Mozammel Hoque
OP78 Cystic Plate First Technique: Early Mobilization Of The Gallbladder To Achieve The Critical View Of Safety Earl Nathaniel Paz Cruz
OP04 Laparoscopic common bile duct exploration as the standard technique for common bile duct stones. Akiko Umezawa
OP80 Port-site morbidities following extraction of gallbladder from umbilical port and epigastric port in laparoscopic cholecystectomy – a double-blinded randomized controlled trial Ashesh kumar Jha
Moderators: Çağhan PEKŞEN, Jose Macario V. FAYLONA
17:00-18:30 Free Papers
VP01 Laparoscopic modified subtotal cholecystectomy is a safe method in the management of mirizzi syndrome type I Ali Kemal Kayapınar
VP02 Laparoscopic Three Port Hepatectomy With Round Ligament Suspension Technique Earl Nathaniel Paz Cruz
VP03 Intrapancreatic Spleen Mimicking Insulinoma Monica Maria Barcelon Bejasa
VP04 Laparoscopic modified blumgarts technique for pancreatojejunostomy for Whipple’s procedure Saurabh Bansal
VP05 Laparoscopic Roux En Y lateral pancreatojejunostomy in Chronic calcific pancreatitis - Our initial experience Saurabh Bansal
VP06 Surprises in minimally invasive surgery: Intestinal Malrotations ilkay Halıcıoğlu
Moderators: Ebru ESEN, Kristina ZADAROZHNA
17:00-18:30 Free Papers
VP07 Laparoscopic conversion surgery for gastric cancer after long palliative chemotherapy You Jin Jang
VP08 Botulinium toxin implementation in intragastric surgery for bulbus lesions Salim Ilksen Başçeken
VP09 Laparoscopy in a Gastric Cancer Dilemma Nikka Cruz Santos
VP10 Endo-laparoscopic Management of a Rare Multifocal Gastric GIST Al Jazzer Maulana Angas
VP11 Laparosopic Toupet's fundoplication- Tips, tricks and our Experience Saurabh Bansal
VP12 Robotic total gastrectomy Mahir Ozmen
Moderators: AF Kaan GOK, Gaffour MUBAREK
17:00-18:30 Free Papers
VP13 Early outcome of direct defect closure in Laparoscopic TEP direct inguinal hernioplasty. Sajid Malik
VP14 Minimally invasive repair for lateral ventral hernia: tailored approach Sajid Malik
VP15 Prophylactic sublay mesh placement during stoma closure to prevent incisional hernias Sergey Gordeyev
VP16 Hybrid technique for emergency irreduced inguinal hernia: laparoscopic view from the hernia sac Ali Cihat Yıldırım
VP17 Recurrent Lateral Wall Hernia in a Class III Obese Presenting with Large Bowel Obstruction Camille Damian Ingusan
VP18 Two Holes in One: A One Step Endo-Laparoscopic Approach to Primary Ventral Hernia and Inguinal Hernia Repair Joseph Angelo Guillermo Kiat
VP19 Adrenal Aldosteronism: The Silent Culprit Behind Hypertension's Mystery Caghan Peksen
Moderators: İsmail Cem ERAY, Jaideep Raj RAO
17:00-18:30 Free Papers
VP026 Attempts at standardization of robot-assisted colon cancer surgery Tokuyuki Yamashita
VP027 ICG guided completion cholecystectomies, does it help? Camille Damian Ingusan
VP028 Single incision laparoscopic anterior resection for early stage rectosigmoid carcinoma Glenford Gemanil Calayag
VP029 Spontaneous Hepatic Abscess Rupture secondary to Obstructing Choledocholithiasis in Severe Cholangitis Julian Franco Flores
VP030 Indocyanine Green (ICG) Dye as a useful tool in identifying Biliary Anatomy in Difficult Gallbladders Al-jazzer Angas
VP031 Video presentation of laparoscopic subtotal gastrectomy, natural orifice specimen extraction surgery(NOSES) for gastrik cancer Cemil Yüksel