Scientific Program

Friday, November 17, 2023

09:00-09:20 Introduction
Itamar Raz, Israel
  Itamar Raz, Stefano Del Prato
09:20-11:00 Session 1: Type 1 Diabetes: Future Technologies and Treatments
09:20-09:40 Artificial pancreas – Devices to prevent hypoglycemia
Ram Weiss, Israel
09:40-10:00 Cure of T1D
Domenici Accili, USA
10:00-10:20 Small molecules potentially to prevent T1D
Zachary Bloomgarden, USA
10:20-10:40 New treatments emerging for type1 diabetes
Paolo Pozzilli, Italy
10:40-11:00 Roundtable discussion
11:00-11:20 Coffee Break
11:20-13:00 Session 2: Present and the Future in Treatment of Diabetes
11:20-11:40 Prevention
Ralph Defronzo, USA
11:40-12:00 Cure
Stefano Del Prato, Italy
12:00-12:20 Old drug new indications
Juliana Chan, Hong Kong
12:20-12:40 Residual Cardiovascular Risk in Type 2 Diabetes: How Long is the Journey Ahead?
Ralph Defronzo, USA
12:40-13:00 Roundtable discussion
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-16:00 Session 3: Obesity
14:00-14:20 Patient-to-patient variability of response
Lee Kaplan, USA
14:20-14:40 Is there a future for bariatric surgery?
Francesco Rubino, UK
14:40-15:00 Are mechanisms of weight loss equal in surgery and drugs?
Nicola Napoli, Italy
15:00-15:20 Pharmacotherapy and bariatric surgery: when to start medication?
Lawrence A. Leiter, Canada
15:20-15:40 Cure- Drugs/Surgery
Luc Van Gaal, Belgium
15:40-16:00 Roundtable discussion
16:00-16:15 Coffee Break
16:15-17:15 Session 4: Prevention / Cure of Target Organs
16:15-16:35 Building on GLP-1 receptor agonism to enhance efficacy and adherence.
Francesco Giorgino
16:35-16:55 SGLT2
Lambers Heerspink
16:55-17:15 Conclusion
Itamar Raz, Stefano Del Prato

Saturday, November 18, 2023

Hall 1: Bariatric Surgery
Francesco Rubino, Dror Diker
09:00-10:50 Session 5: Is there a future for bariatric surgery?
09:00-09:10 Introduction
Itamar Raz, Israel
09:10-09:30 New Metabolic/Bariatric Procedures. Are any ready for action?
Scott A. Shikora, USA
09:30-09:50 Modular endoscopic bariatric and metabolic therapies: Best of both worlds
Barham Abu Dayyeh, USA
09:50-10:10 Clinical strategies for the use and management of combination therapies (both medical and surgical)
Napoli Nicola, Italy
10:10-10:30 The “weight” of weight loss
Richard Pratley, USA
10:30-10:50 Roundtable discussion
10:50-11:10 Coffee Break
11:10-12:50 Session 6: Bariatric Surgery or Drugs
11:10-11:30 Metabolic Adaptation after Bariatric Surgery
Dror Diker, Israel
11:30-11:50 Multimodal treatment for obesity and diabetes
Dimitrios Pournaras, UK
11:50-12:10 Chronic insulin treatment versus bariatric surgery treatment
Philip Home, UK
12:10-12:30 Long-term cardiovascular effect and mortality
Luc Van Gaal, Belgium
12:30-12:50 Roundtable discussion
12:50-13:40 Lunch Break
13:40-17:0 Session 7: Debate
13:40-14:10 Can drugs replace surgery?
Yes- Dror Diker, Israel
No- Francesco Rubino, UK
14:10-14:40 Long-term effect on weight and related diseases.
Drug- Maurizio De Luca, Italy
Bariatric Surgery- Ricardo Cohen, Germany
14:40-15:10 Weight gains after bariatric surgery.
Drugs- Alex Miras, Ireland,
Devices- Nasser Sakran, Israel
15:10-15:40 Short- and long-term side effects
Devices- Nasser Sakran, Israel
Bariatric Surgery- Yoel Toledano, Israel
15:40-16:30 Roundtable discussion
16:30-17:00 Conclusion
Francesco Rubino, Dror Diker
Hall 2: Diabetes
Itamar Raz, Eberhard Standl
09:00-11:05 Session 5: Prevention and cure of diabetes
09:00-09:10 Introduction
Itamar Raz, Israel
09:10-09:30 Prevention and cure by excises
Itamar Raz, Israel
09:30-09:50 Prevention and cure by Nutrition
Iris Shai, Israel
09:50-10:10 Microbiome
Karsten Kristiansen, Denmark
10:10-10:25 Prevention of inflammation
Roni Weinberg Sibony, Israel
10:25-10:45 Prevention Hypoglycemia
Eberhard Standl, Germany
10:45-11:05 Roundtable discussion
11:05-11:20 Coffee Break
11:20-12:55 Session 6: Prevention and treatment of target organs
11:20-11:40 The Kidney
Gil Chernin, Israel
11:40-12:00 The Liver
Rifaat Safadi, Israel
12:00-12:20 Healthy brain aging with diabetes
Tali Cukierman-Yaffe, Israel
12:20-12:40 The Heart
Pam Taub, USA
12:40-12:55 Roundtable discussion
12:55-13:40 Lunch Break
13:40-15:00 Session 7: T1D
13:40-14:00 Prevention of T1D
Jay Skyler, USA
14:00-14:20 Prevention of Immune attack on stem cell
Matthias Hebrok, USA
14:20-14:40 New devices in the treatment of diabetes
Banshi Saboo, India
14:40-15:00 Roundtable discussion
15:00-15:15 Coffee Break
15:15-17:00 Session 8: Longevity
15:15-15:35 Old and new approaches in the management of hyperglycemia
Antonio Ceriello, Italy
15:35-15:55 Life extension
Einav Gross, Israel
15:55-16:15 Longevity
Nir Barzilai, USA
16:15-16:30 Roundtable discussion
16:30-17:00 Conclusion
Itamar Raz, Eberhard Standl