Monday, August 22, 2016

Registration Open (06:30 - 18:00) | Exhibits Open (09:30 - 19:00)
Hall 5E3
5th Floor
Hall 5BC
5th Floor
Hall 5D
5th Floor
Hall 5E1
5th Floor
Hall 5E2
5th Floor
2nd Floor
Theatre 1
1st Floor
Theatre 2
1st Floor
Convention Hall A
1st Floor
Convention Hall B
1st Floor
Convention Hall C
1st Floor


Early Morning Symposium - 07:00 - 08:15

Pancreatic Beta Cell Replacement Therapy: What Will We Be Doing in 2025? Fostering Innovation To Avoid Extinction: Current Trends In Health Professions Education Assessing and Managing Cardio-Metabolic Risk in Transplantation Financial Neutrality - but not financial incentives - To Further Promote Organ Donation Fibrosis- all you ever wanted to know (but were afraid to ask) Cochrane systematic reviews: useful for decision making?

Plenary 3 - 08:30 - 10:00 Hepatitis C Virus in Solid Organ Transplantation: Have the Rules Changed? (Hall 5BC 5th Floor)

Magnitude of the Problem (Solved & Unsolved Issues) in Solid Organ Transplantation • Marina Berenguer, Spain
Treatment of HCV Infection Before and/or After Organ Transplantation • Gregory T. Everson, United States
Impact of Antiviral Therapy on Hepatic and Extra-Hepatic Manifestations of Chronic HCV Infection • Simone I Strasser, Australia

Coffee Break and Poster Viewing - 10:00 - 10:30

President's Plenary and Awards - 10:30 - 12:30 (Hall 5BC 5th Floor)

Presidential Address • Philip J. O'Connell, Australia
Distribution of Awards

Industry Symposium: Expanding Treatment Options with Anti-T Lymphocyte Immunoglobulin (ATLG)

Lunch Break  - Exhibition - 12:30 - 13:30


State-of-the-Art Sessions - 13:30 - 15:00

Live Kidney Donation - Overcoming Immunological Barriers When Organ Donation Becomes Routine, Can We Take Ethical Practice for Granted? Facing Challenges in the Developing World What's New in VCA? Xenotransplantation Will Provide Solutions, Not Problems Two Decades of Living Donor Adult Liver Transplantation: Pushing the Limits Post-Transplant Viral Infections Epitopes - The Target of HLA Antibodies Moving Tolerance Into the Clinic Cardiac Perfusion Strategies

Coffee Break and Poster Viewing - 15:00 - 15:30


Oral Sessions - 15:30 - 17:00

Complications Pancreas/Islet Tx: Donor and Technical Aspects Increasing Donations: a Global Perspective Living Donor Transplant Enhanced Surgical Techniques in Transplantation (Videos) Tolerance, Immunological Aspects Chronic Allograft Injury Interplay Between Innate - adaptive immune cells Making it Work: Challenges in immunosuppression Diagnosis and Monitoring of Rejection (II)

TTS Business Meeting - 17:00 -18:00 - Convention Hall A (1st Floor)

Campfire & Poster Sessions - 18:00 - 19:00 - Hall 5FG (5th Floor)

Infectious Diseases
Ethical Dilemmas in Donation and Transplantation

Congress Networking Event ($) - 19:30 - 21:30 - Grand Hall (3rd Floor)