THURSDAY OCTOBER 28

08:45

Opening ceremony
Patrizio Lancellotti, Khalil Fattouch, Gilbert Habib, José Luis Zamorano, Mani Vannan, Philippe Pibarot

08:50

Local Host Presentation of the Venue
Marc Radermecker, Jean-Paul Lavigne, Patrizio Lancellotti

09:00

09:00
09:18
09:36
09:54
10:12

Symposium: Update on valvular heart disease registries: the big picture (ESC Core Curriculum in VHD)
Chairmen: Giovanni La Canna, Gilbert Habib, Michele De Bonis

The global burden of VHD in Europe. Bernard Iung
Tricuspid regurgitation: Less and less forgotten. José Luis Zamorano
Infective endocarditis: Changing epidemiology and outcome? Gilbert Habib
Bicuspid Aortic Valve: Insights from a large, worldwide registry? Jeroen Bax
Round table discussion with expert’s panel: Philippe Pibarot, Gilles Dreyfus, Thierry Le Tourneau, Agnès Pasquet, Prakash P. Punjab

10:30

Coffee break in the exhibition hall
Poster Display of accepted abstract

11:00

11:00
11:08
11:20
11:32
11:44
11:56
12:08

Case Base Session: Heart failure and mitral regurgitation
Chairmen: Jean-Olivier Defraigne, Erwan Donal

Case presentation. Raluca Elena Dulgheru
Imaging assessment. Eustacchio Agricola
Guidelines-directed medical treatment. Erwan Donal
When and why to provide cardiac resynchronization therapy. Patrizio Lancellotti
When and how for percutaneous treatment. Francesco Maisano
Is there any role left for surgery? Ottavio Alfieri
Round table discussion with expert’s panel: Rodolphe Durieux, Thomas Modine, Madalina Garbi, Jean-Paul Lavigne, Geu-Ru Hong

12:35

Industry symposium

13:30

Lunch break in the exhibition hall
Poster Display of accepted abstract

14:30

14:30
14:42
14:54
15:06
15:18
15:30

Challenges in Valvular Heart Disease
Chairmen: Arturo Evangelista, Bernard Cosyns, Joelle Kefer

Indication of familial screening in BAV. Thierry Le tourneau
Prophylaxis for infective endocarditis. Bernard Iung
Ejection fraction vs. strain in surgical indication. Victoria Delgado
Paradoxical Low-Flow, Low-Gradient AS: A Challenging Entity. Philippe Pibarot
New antithrombotic regimes for mechanical valves. John Chambers
Round table discussion with expert’s panel. Natzi Sakalihasan, Christophe Martinez, Anna Sonia Petronio, Julia Mascherbauer, Giovanni Esposito

16:00

16:00
16:00
16:15
16:30
16:45
17:00

Practical issues in transcatheter aortic valve treatment (ESC Core Curriculum in VHD)
Chairmen: Thomas Modine, José Luis Zamorano, Christophe Martine

TAVI vs. SAVR for low risk populations – The evidence. Philippe Pibarot
LBBB after TAVI – What to do? Joelle Kefer
TAVI versus SAVR in BAV. Thomas Modine
Tailoring antithrombotic therapy to the TAVI patient: New Guidelines. Cécile Oury
Round table discussion with expert’s panel: Samuel Bruls, Joelle Kefer, Philippe Kolh, Mathieu Lempereur

17:15

Coffee break in the exhibition hall
Poster Display of accepted abstract

17:45

17:45
17:55
18:05
18:15
18:25
18:35

Challenging the experts (ESC Core Curriculum in VHD)
Chairmen: Isidre Vilacosta, Michele De Bonnis, Mani Vannan

A patient with moderate aortic stenosis and systolic heart failure. Marie-Annick Clavel
A patient with moderate mitral regurgitation and LV systolic dysfunction. Giovanni La Canna
A patient with tricuspid regurgitation and RV dysfunction. Xiao Zhou
A patients with prosthetic heart valve and positive PET. Gilbert Habib
A symptomatic patient with paravalvular mitral regurgitation. Madalina Garbi
Round table discussion with expert’s panel: Laurent Davin, Vincent Tchana-Sato, Covadonga Fernández-Golfín, Gilbert Habib, Victoria Delgado

18:50

End of the sessions