Session Formats

Keynote Lectures

Keynote lectures of 45 minutes will be given by a distinguished and renowned expert and will be devoted to a specific topic of major interest.

Plenary Symposia

These sessions of 90 minutes will focus on a particular topic and present the very latest data related to it. The symposia will include four speakers who present their research followed by discussion. These sessions will combine presentations by invited speakers and the best submitted papers accepted for the congress by the scientific committees.


Authors present their latest research findings or ongoing research as posters or eposters.

Industry Sponsored Sessions

Industry sponsored sessions are organized by the industry in consultation with the congress chair and the scientific committee.

Information for speakers

We kindly ask all speakers to come to their assigned room 15 minutes before the session starts. Please have your presentation ready in MS Powerpoint on a USB stick. Please do not bring your own laptop. Someone will be available to assist you with uploading your presentation.