THURSDAY 5/11/2020

12.30
Registration open

13.30
Welcome

How 3 years using the robotic platform changed my practice.

Filip Muysoms

Ghent, Belgium
13.45

Industry session I

15.00

Industry session II

15.30
Coffee or tea & exhibitors’ time

16.00

Surgical anatomy of the groin

Moderators

Nele Van De Winkel Leuven, Belgium
Andrew de Beaux Edinburgh, UK


Anterior groin anatomy in a cadaveric dissection

Yohann Renard

Reims, France

Posterior endoscopic groin anatomy

Malene Just Busse

Kolding, Denmark

Enhanced view TEP for groin hernia: indications

David Wardill

Geelong, Australia

Risk factors for chronic postoperative inguinal pain

Henry Hoffmann

Basel, Switzerland

Treatment of chronic pain after groin hernia repair

David Chen

Los Angeles, US

Q&A

17.30

Keynote lecture

Abdominal wall hernias in horses: incidence and treatment options

Hans Wilderjans

Moerbeke Waas, Belgium

18.00
Welcome reception & exhibitors’ time

FRIDAY 6/11/2020

08.15

LIVE surgery from Maria Middelares | robotic eTEP with suprapubic docking

Moderators

Malene Just Busse | Kolding, Denmark

Victor Radu | Bucharest, Romania

09.30

eTEP access

Moderators

Vedra Augenstein Charlotte USA
David Wardill | Geelong, Australia


robotic eTEP access : lateral docking

Mathias Allaeys

Ghent, Belgium

robotic eTEP access: suprapubic docking

Signe Rostad

Tonsberg, Norway

eTEP access for recurrent ventral hernias

Victor Radu

Bucharest, Romania

eTEP access for lateral hernias

Vlad Burdakov

Voskresenesk, Russia

Q&A

10.40
Coffee or tea & exhibitors’ time

11.00

LIVE surgery from Maria Middelares | incisional ventral hernia repair

Moderators

Signe Rostad | Tronsberg, Norway
Manuel López-Cano | Barcelona, Spain

12.00

Robotic ventral hernia repair options

Moderators

Mathias Allaeys | Ghent, Belgium
Victor Radu | Bucharest, Romania


Why robotic IPOM should be the index operation?

Vedra Augenstein

Charlotte, USA

I'll robotically TAPP that!

Conrad Ballecer

Phoenix, USA

Retromuscular lateral approach: rTARUP

Georgina Dinescu

Toulon, France

Robotic MILOS

Wolfgang Reinpold

Hamburg, Germany

SCOLA: endoscopic onlay repair

Flavio Malcher

New York, USA

Q&A

13.15
Lunch & exhibitors’ time

14.00

Industry session

14.30

LIVE surgery from Maria Middelares | hiatal (or parastomal)

Moderators
Georgina Dinescu | Toulon, France
Kyle Perry | Columbus, USA

16.30
Coffee or tea & exhibitors’ time

16.45

Diastasis recti

Moderators

David Chen | Los Angeles, USA
Henry Hoffmann | Basel, Switzerland


Classification of diastasis recti

Wolfgang Reinpold

Hamburg, Germany

Open repair of diastasis

Nele Van De Winkel

Leuven, Belgium

Robotic repair of diastasis

Flavio Malcher

New York, USA

Q&A

17.45

The importance of hernia registries

The importance of hernia registries

Hanna Nilsson

Göteborg, Sweden

The AWSOME registry

Filip Muysoms

Ghent, Belgium

20.00
Symposium event

SATURDAY 7/11/2020

09.00

The “other hernias"

Moderators

Hanna Nilsson | Götborg, Sweden
Barbara Defoort | Ghent, Belgium


Robotic hiatal hernia repair

Archana Ramaswamy

Minneapolis, USA

Robotic redo hiatal hernia repair

Kyle Perry

Columbus, USA

Robotic perineal hernia repair

Mathias Allaeys

Ghent, Belgium

Robotic parastomal hernia repair

Jan Lambrecht

Oslo, Norway

Prevention of parastomal hernias

Manuel López-Cano

Barcelona, Spain

Q&A

10.30
Coffee or tea & exhibitors’ time

11.00

Component separation techniques

Moderators

Jan Lambrecht | Oslo, Norway
Vlad Burdakov | Voskresensk, Russia


Cadaveric anatomy of the anterior abdominal wall

Yohann Renard

Reims, France

Radiological anatomy of the anterior abdomial wall.

Eric Pauli

Hershey, USA

Robotic anatomy of the abdominal wall

Filip Muysoms

Ghent, Belgium

Techniques for component separation

David Chen

Los Angeles, USA

Robotic TAR

Conrad Ballecer

Phoenix, USA

Avoiding component separation by peritoneal flaps

Andrew de Beaux

Edinburgh, UK

Q&A

12.45
Meeting conclusion

ArFiCo Surgical

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