Program Summit 2023

Thursday September 21 & Friday September 22

Session 1

Evidence and education in 2023

Hosted by Vascular Medical & ASAHI
Commentator
James Spratt
Provoker
Bill Lombardi
Director
Daniel Weilenmann
Rising star
Vladimir Rubimbura
08:00
Welcome & introduction
Daniel Weilenmann & Hans Rickli
08.15
Complex coronary interventions: Need for Regulations?
Oliver Gämperli
08.30
Live case 1 - Wodka with Gouda

Sponsors: Vascular Medical / ASAHI - SIS Medical - InnovaHTS
Maksymilian Opolski & Paul Knaapen
09.00
Live case 2 - The CHIPSTERS

Sponsor: OrbusNeich
Gregor Leibundgut & Mihajlo Kovacic
09.30
Live case 3 - The flying carpet

Sponsor: Biotronik
Georgios Sianos & Arif Al Nooryani
10.00
The Battle - CTO&CHIP education
Referee: Bill Lombardi
It needs proctoring
Colm Hanratty
It needs a fellowship
Jasleen Tiwana
EAPCI - Efforts to standardize the education in PCI
Alaide Chieffo
10.30
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Session 2

The complex interventions in practice

Hosted by OrbusNeich
Commentator
Colm Hanratty
Provoker
Alexander Nap
Director
Johannes Rigger
Rising star
Kalaivani Mahadevan
11.00
What are the technical requirements to perform complex and high risk PCI?
Julian Strange
Back to Live Cases 1 - 3
11.30
Live case 4 - The winner takes it all

Sponsors: Terumo - OrbusNeich - InnovaHTS
Ricardo Santiago & Marin Postu
12.00
The Battle - Complex and CTO PCI
Referee: James Spratt
For experts only
Mohaned Egred
For everybody
Simon Wilson
12.30
Lunch break & visit of the exhibition
Session 3

Hemodynamic support in complex PCI

Commentator
Jasleen Tiwana
Provoker
Bill Lombardi
Director
Anja Øksnes
Rising star
Nathalie Noirclerc
13.30
Live case 5 - An EPIC Case

Sponsors: Boston Scientific - Teleflex - Shockwave
Stephane Rinfret & William Nicholson
14.00
Live case 6 - London calling

Sponsors: Vascular Medical / ASAHI - Biotronik
Elliot Smith & Sean Gallagher
14.30
Live case 7 - Let’s make it SAFER

Sponsor: Terumo
Mauro Carlino & Benjamin Faurie
15.00
The Battle - Hemodynamic support in Complex PCI
Referee: Stefan Harb
Liberal use
Bill Lombardi
Use is restricted
Alexander Nap
16.00
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Session 4

Lesion subsets and access in complex PCI

Hosted by Terumo
Commentator
Roberto Garbo
Provoker
Gabriele Gasparini
Director
Barbara Stähli
Rising star
Peter Dietrich
16.30
Back to live cases 5 - 7
The left main is a domaine for PCI: what’s the evidence?
Beatrice Vaquerizo
Bifurcation PCI step by step: do we really need it?
Gregor Leibundgut
The post CABG patient: a different animal?
Michael Behnes
The Battle - Access
Referee: Felix Woitek
Femoral access mandatory for complex PCI
Paul Knaapen
Radial access for every procedure
Gabriele Gasparini
CTO-PCI Legacy: How it all started, my personal view
Alfredo Galassi
18.15
Wrap up and information
Daniel Weilenmann
Gregor Leibundgut
19.00
Transport to dinner venue
19.30
Aperitive
20.00
Conference Dinner
Session 5

Imaging and Physiology

Hosted by Boston Scientific
Commentator
Beatrice Vaquerizo
Provoker
Paul Knaapen
Director
Stelios Pyxaras
Rising star
Alex Achim
08.00
Welcome & introduction
Gregor Leibundgut
08.00
Live Case 8 - From Heart & Seoul

Sponsor: Vascular Medical / ASAHI
Byung-Hee Hwang & Gyu Chul Oh
08.30
Live Case 9 - Ask the local guides

Sponsor: Boston Scientific
Johannes Rigger & Daniel Weilenmann
09.00
Live case 10 - Count Dracula

Sponsors: Terumo - Teleflex - Shockwave
Dan Ioanes & Lucian Zarma & Calin Iulian
The Battle - Physiology
Referee: Andrea Gagnor
No data to support wide spread use in all vessels
Maksymilian Opolski
Precision PCI needs physiology
Tim Schäufele
The Battle - Imaging
Referee: Julian Strange
The data do not justify the higher price
Ignacio J. Amat-Santos
Data supports better long term outcome
Roberto Garbo
10.30
Coffee break and visit of the exhibition
Session 6

Let’s rock the calcium

Commentator
Andrea Gagnor
Provoker
Bill Lombardi
Director
Mathieu Stadelmann
Rising star
Matthias Bossard
11.00
Live Case 11 - The German finish

Sponsors: Vascular Medical / ASAHI - SIS Medical
Mohamed Ayoub & Regine Brinkmann
11.30
Live Case 12 - Alex & Friends

Sponsors: Biotronik - OrbusNeich - B Braun
Special guest & Alexandre Avran
12.00
Live Case 13 - Samba and Caipirinha

Sponsors: Boston Scientific - B Braun
João Tinoco & Breno Falcão
Controverses in calcium modification
Moderator: John Hung
IVL: the soft way is best for vessel healing
James Spratt
Mechanical atherectomy: no way to not use it
Diego Arroyo
Crack the calcium: insight from the Victory and ISAAR Calc trials
Florim Cuculi
12.30
Lunch break and visit of the exhibition
Session 7

Stent-less PCI – leave nothing behind

Commentator
Alexandre Quadros
Provoker
Alexander Nap
Director
Florim Cuculi
Panelist
Jung-Kyu Han
13.30
Back to Live Cases 11- 13
DCB or DES in complex and CTO-PCI: what you should consider
Daniel Weilenmann
Scaffolds for PCI: back from the ash?
Matthias Lutz
Partner events series: CHIP Romania
Marin Postu
14.15
Coffee break and visit of the exhibition
Session 8

The Swiss CHIP complication case contest

Hosted by Biotronik
Commentator
Ricardo Santiago
Provoker
Amr Elhadidy
Provoker
Bill Lombardi
Provoker
Mauro Carlino
Provoker
Eric Eeckhout
Judge
João Silveira
14.30
An educative case I absolutely want to share with you
Case-in-the-box presentations (10 minutes each)
Case in the box 1 - Epicardial collateral perforation during LCx CTO PCI
Omer Göktekin
Case in the box 2 - Acute total LM occlusion after failed antegrade LAD recanalization
Florian Riede
Case in the box 3 - The LAST option to retrieve a stuck rotablator burr
Annette Maznyczka
Case in the box 4 - Retrograde salvage of a coronary perforation under hemodynamic support
Dona Adikari
Case in the box 5 - The super-power knuckle
Konstantin Schwarz
Case in the box 6 - Complicated perforation of the RCA
Nino Cocco
Case in the box 7 - CTO intervention while on ECMO support in a life-threatening situation
Sang-Hoon Shin
Case in the box 8 - How EP can end up in the coronaries
David Baghdasaryan
Case in the box 9 - A case of biatrial tamponade
Alex Achim
Case in the box 10 - When three coated coronary stents are not enough
Pedro Pio da Silveira
Case in the box 11 - CHIP CTO: same or another beast
Ho Lam
Case in the box 12 - Two holes with one gun
Mihai Cocoi
Case in the box 13 - Solving coronary perforation in a post CABG patient
Neisser Morales
16.30
And the winner is ...
João Silveira & Daniel Weilenmann
16.35
Wrap up & end of congress
Daniel Weilenmann, Gregor Leibundgut & Hans Rickli
16.45
Closing drinks