Program Summit 2024

Thursday 5th & friday 6th, September

DAY 1 | THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 5TH, 2024

Grüntzig’s Legacy: A Journey from POBA to CHIP and back

08:00

Welcome & introduction

Gregor Leibundgut & Daniel Weilenmann

08:30

SESSION 1 – COMPLETE REVASCULARIZATION IN 2024
Commentator
Benjamin Faurie
Provoker
Emmanouil Brilakis
Director
Diego Arroyo
Chipstar
Nathalie Noirclerc
+ What happened to the live cases of 2023?

Gregor Leibundgut

08:30

Live Case 1 – Dutch Investment
From Univeristy Hospital Basel, Switzerland

Anja Øksnes & Paul Knaapen

09:00

Live Case 2 – Escargot or Pasta?
From Kantonsspital Liestal, Switzerland

Antoinette Neylon & Gabriele Gasparini

10:00

Live Case 3 – The Brothers
+ Complete Revascularization is the gold standard: where is the evidence and how to achieve?

Emmanouil Brilakis

Hot Seat

Referee: Georgios Sianos

+ Benefit of CTO PCI beyond symptoms.

Michael Behnes

+ Interrogation.

Maksymilian Opolski

+ Bifurcation PCI: double stent approach is old fashionned.

Stefan Harb

+ Interrogation.

Angela McInerney

10:30

Coffee Break and visit of the Exhibition

11:00

SESSION 2 – THE COMPLEX INTERVENTIONS IN PRACTICE

Commentator
Andrea Gagnor
Provoker
Alexander Nap
Director
Florian Riede
Chipstar
Vladimir Rubimbura

The Debate: CTO wires debate

Referee: Marin Postu

+ Polymeric CTO wires are enough for CTO PCI.

Roberto Garbo

+ Different wires for specific tasks are mandatory.

Mihajlo Kovacic

12:30

Lunch and visit of the Exhibition

13:30

SESSION 3 – LESION SUBSETS AND ACCESS IN COMPLEX PCI

Commentator
Bill Lombardi
Provoker
Anja Øksnes
Director
Oliver Gämperli
Chipstar
Mohamed Sinani

13:30

Live Case 4 – Schnitzel or Sausage
From Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland

Johannes Rigger & Daniel Weilenmann

14:00

Live Case 5 – Paella with Gouda
From University Hospital Basel, Switzerland

Ignacio Amat Santos & Alexander Nap

14:30

Live Case 6 – On the sunny side of life
From Bayamón Heart and Lung Institute, Puerto Rico

Ricky Santiago

Hot Seat

Referee: Bill Lombardi

+ Keep is simple and cheap: NC and pressure is all you need.

Florim Cuculi

+ Interrogation.

John Hung

+ Keep it safe and long lasting: differential approach.

James Spratt

+ Interrogation.

Juri Avramovic

16:00

Coffee Break and visit of the Exhibition

16:30

SESSION 4 – CIRCULATORY SUPPORT IN COMPLEX PCI

Commentator
Achim Büttner
Provoker
Gabriele Gasparini
Director
Kalaivani Mahadevan
Chipstar
Peter Dietrich
The Debate and Rebuttal: Circulatory Support

Referee: Felix Woitek

+ Few evidence supporting circulatory support: do not harm the patient please!

Elliott Smith

+ Enough evidence supporting circulatory support: protect the patient please!

Kristian Wachtell

+ The psychology of success.

Kalaivani Mahadevan

+ CTO-PCI Legacy series: How it all started, my personal view.

Gerald Werner & Carlo Di Mario

18:15

Wrap up and Information

Gregor Leibundgut

19:00

End of the first conference day

19:30

Conference dinner

DAY 2 | FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 6TH, 2024

08:00

Welcome

Daniel Weilenmann

08:10

SESSION 5 – IMAGING AND PHYSIOLOGY
Commentator
Amr Elhadidy
Provoker
Paul Knaapen
Director
Barbara Stähli
Chipstar
Hussein Sliman

08:10

Live Case 7 – The Guest Case

08:40

Live Case 8 – The local Case
From Univeristy Hospital Basel, Switzerland

Kalavani Mahadevan & Roberto Garbo

09:10

Live Case 9 – The President’s Case
From Mediclin Heart Center, Lahr, Germany

Kambis Mashayekhi

Hot Seat

Referee: Pierfrancesco Agostoni

+ Preprocedural planning in calcific coronary artery disease is a must.

Maksymilian Opolski

Interrogation.

Göran Olivecrona

+ Periprocedural imaging and physiology is enough.

Stelios Pyxaras

Interrogation.

Claudiu Ungureanu

+ Functional assessment in CHIP: ready for prime time ?

Tim Schäufele

10:30

Coffee Break and visit of the Exhibition

11:00

SESSION 6 – LET’S ROCK THE CALCIUM
Commentator
Omer Goktekin
Provoker
Bill Lombardi
Director
Gregor Fahrni
Chipstar
Matthias Bossard

11:30

Live Case 10 – Sensei Podcast
From University Hospital Basel, Switzerland

Emmanouil Brilakis & Gregor Leibundgut

12:00

Live Case 11 – From the automotive Metropolis
Controversies in plaque modification
+ Plaque modification: rational and solution.

Simon Wilson

12:30

Lunch and visit of the Exhibition

13:30

SESSION 7 – STENT-LESS PCI – LEAVE NOTHING BEHIND
Commentator
Bill Lombardi
Provokers
Alexandre Quadros
Director
Nico Cocco
Judge
Alexander Geppert
The Debate and Rebuttal: Stentless PCI

Referee: Patrick Siegrist

+ DCB: this is now state of the art.

Bernardo Cortese

+ Scaffolds: this is now state of the art.

Felix Woitek

+ DES is the only safe and durable solution.

Lorenz Räber

+ Interrogation.

James Spratt

14:00

SESSION 8 – THE SWISS CHIP COMPLICATION CASE CONTEST 2023D
Commentator
Bernardo Cortese
Provokers
Alexandru Achim & Bill Lombardi
Judgje
João Brum-Silveira
«An educative case I absolutely want to share with you»
+ Presentation of 10 Cases in the box

16:15

And the winner is…

João Brum-Silveira & Bernardo Cortese

16:20

Wrap up and end of congress

Gregor Leibundgut & Daniel Weilenmann

16:30

Closing