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SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM

THURSDAY 26th MARCH 2020 – The Pyrmont Theatre   

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0730 REGISTRATION OPENS AND ARRIVAL TEA/COFFEE AMONGST THE TRADE DISPLAYS IN THE GALLERY
0815 Door Opens
0830 - 0835 Official conference open and welcomeProf Michael Bourke

RICHARD HOPE MINI SYMPOSIUM: 
Is there a paradigm shift pending in lesion detection and diagnosis: endoscopist vs machine
CHAIRS: Dr Stephen Williams and Prof Cesare Hassan

0835 - 0855 The humans will prevail Prof Doug “Connor” Rex
0855 - 0915 It is the age of the machines Prof Cesare “T-800” Hassan
0915 - 0930 Discussion
0935 - 1030

LIVE ENDOSCOPY 1   

1030 - 1100 Morning tea amongst the trade displays in The Gallery
1100 - 1300

LIVE ENDOSCOPY 2 

Including clinical update 1: How to implement the 2019 international consensus guidelines on UGI bleeding into your practice  A/Prof Andrew Taylor
1300 - 1400 Lunch amongst the trade displays in The Gallery
1400 - 1530

LIVE ENDOSCOPY 3   

1530 - 1600 Afternoon tea and trade displays in The Gallery

SIES State of the Art Lecture 1 

1600 - 1630 Gastric Dysplasia and Early Cancer. Don’t miss and how to evaluate – Prof Raf Bisschops
1630 - 1640 General endoscopy quiz (prizes awarded on Friday afternoon) – 

MINI SYMPOSIUM:
Oesophageal potpourri

1640 - 1700 Achalasia –  A/Prof Reem Shariaha
1700 - 1720 Barrett’s Oesophagus –  Prof Raf Bisschops
1720 - 1740 Squamous neoplasia –  Prof Thierry Ponchon
1740 - 1800 Panel Discussion
1800 CLOSE
1815 Private boat transfer to Man O'War Steps Jetty, departing Convention Wharf, Darling Harbour
1900 - 2100 SIES WELCOME RECEPTION  Venue: Opera House, Yallamundi Room
2115 Private boat transfer to Darling Harbour, departing Man O'War Steps Jetty
Please note: Program is not final and is subject to change