Thursday January 18, 2018
Friday January 19, 2018
Saturday January 20, 2018
13:00 - 14:00
FUTURE LEADERS MENTORING: WARMING UP

Chairs: S. Aliberti, J. Chalmers

> Session dedicated to a preselected group of European Interns in Respiratory Medicine

14:00 - 15:00
RISING STAR SESSION

Chairs: F. Blasi, G.W. Canonica, S. Centanni, T. Welte, J.C. Virchow

> 2 Lectures of 15’ by the winners of the rising stars call for abstracts dedicated to talented young researchers / clinicians under 42.

> Each lecture will be followed by 10’ question time and 5’ of comments and advices by the Chairmen.

15:00 - 15:40
OPENING LECTURE

Chair: T. Welte (Germany)

> Personalised medicine: how far are we?

S. Holgate (UK)

15:40 - 16:40
INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM
16:40 - 17:10
COFFEE BREAK
17:10 - 18:40
Session I • Bronchiectasis: is phenotyping useful for guiding the management?

Chairs: F. Blasi (Italy), F. C. Ringshausen (Germany)

17.10 - 17.35 Alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency: can we make the difference? Timm Greulich (Germany)
17.35 - 18.00 Imaging, pulmonary function testing, LCI and what else? Stefano Aliberti (Italy)
18.00 - 18.25 Severity scores in the real life management of bronchiectasis. James D. Chalmers (UK)
18.25 - 18.40 Discussion
18:40 - 19:10
KEYNOTE LECTURE

Chair: S. Aliberti (Italy)

Non tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM): state-of-the art

Michael Loebinger (United Kingdom)

19:10 - 19:45
NATIONAL SOCIETY SESSION

Chairs : F. Blasi, G. W. Canonica

>Respiratory research in Germany – Interventional options

Felix Herth (Germany)

19:45 - 21:00
OPENING RECEPTION
08:30 - 09:10
KEYNOTE LECTURE

Chair: F. Blasi (Italy)

> Can we really have a personalised therapy in Asthma?

J. C. Virchow (Germany)

09:10 - 10:40
SESSION II • New biomarkers, new drugs, new management

Chairs: F. Braido (Italy) and N. Roche (France)

09.10 - 09.35 Lung Cancer(s) TBA
09.35 – 10.00 IPF - Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Luca Richeldi (Italy)
10.00 - 10.25 Allergy and Asthma Leif Bjermer (Sweden)
10.25 - 10.40 Discussion
10:40 - 11:10
COFFEE BREAK
11:10 - 12:30
SESSION III • Pros and Cons in UPPER RESPIRATORY TRACT ALLERGY & asthma immunotherapy

Chairs : G. W. Canonica (Italy), D. Ryan (UK)

11.10- 11.30 PROS Johann Christian Virchow (Germany)
11.30 - 11.50 CONS Pierluigi Paggiaro (Italy)
11.50 - 12.00 Rebuttal PROS
12.00 - 12.10 Rebuttal CONS
12.10 - 12.30 Discussion
Interactive session with voting tools
12:30 - 13:00
LECTURE

Chair: G.W. Canonica (Italy)

Electronic Device efficacy in management of asthma patients

Fulvio Braido (Italy)

13:00 - 14:00
LUNCH
14:00 - 14:40
SESSION IV: COPD IN YEAR REVIEW

Chair: P. Santus (Italy)

COPD in Year Review

Antoni Torres (Spain)

14.30 – 14.40    Discussion

14:40 - 15:40
INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM
15:40 - 16:10
COFFEE BREAK
16:10 - 17:40
SESSION V: IMAGING GROUND ROUND

Chairs: M. Pistolesi (Italy), T. Welte (Germany)

Discussion of 4-5 cases (e.g. pulmonary embolism, emphysema, rare diseases, bronchiectasis, fungal infection and chronic sinusitis)

Nicola Sverzellati (Italy), Jens Vogel-Claussen (Germany)

Interactive session with voting tools

17:40 - 18:45
STROLLING POSTER SESSION

Chairs: F. Blasi, G.W. Canonica, S. Centanni, J. C. Virchow, T. Welte

08:30 - 09:00
KEYNOTE LECTURE

Chair: M. Cazzola (Italy)

Evidence based knowledge: the role of real life studies

Giovanni Sotgiu (Italy)

09:00 - 09:40
SESSION VI : Asthma in Year Review

Chair: T. Welte (Germany)

Asthma in Year Review

Guy Brusselle (Belgium)

09.30 – 09.40    Discussion

09:40 - 10:10
INDUSTRY SPONSORED LECTURE
10:10 - 10:40
COFFEE BREAK
10:40 - 12:00
SESSION VII • Phenotyping is still a target for personalised COPD management

Chairs: J. C. Virchow (Germany), N. Roche (France)

10.40 - 11.00 PROs Jose Luis Lopez-Campos (Spain)
11.00 - 11.20 CONs Stefano Centanni (Italy)
11.20 - 11.30 Rebuttal PROs
11.30 - 11.40 Rebuttal CONs
11.40-12.00 Discussion
Interactive session with voting tools
12:00 - 12:40
KEYNOTE LECTURE

Chair: F. di Marco (Italy)

> Stable COPD Treatment : Where Are We?

Nicolas Roche (France)

12:40 - 13:00
POSTER AWARDS AND CLOSING REMARKS

Chairs: F. Blasi, G.W. Canonica, S. Centanni, J. C. Virchow, T. Welte

13:00 - 14:00
FUTURE LEADERS MENTORING: REPORT and FEEDBACK

Chairs: S. Aliberti, J. D. Chalmers

Session dedicated to a preselected group of European Interns in Respiratory Medicine where they will report on the outcome of their mentoring programme. Session open to all participants.

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