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Scientific Program

Friday, April 5, 2024 – starting at 13:00 CEST
(Paris – 13:00, Hong Kong – 19:00, San Diego – 04:00, New York – 07:00, Buenos Aires – 08:00)

13:00 Welcome
Milton Leong, Hong Kong and Zeev Shoham, Israel
13:00-13:30 Session 1: Giants in Reproductive Medicine
13:00-13:15 Howard Jacobs, UKpresented by Seang Lin Tan, Canada
13:15-13:30 Paul Devroey and Andre van SteirteghemPresented by Bart Fauser, The Netherlands
13:30-14:10 Session 2: AI in reproductive medicine: what next?
13:30-13:50 Assessment sex-Based disparities in embryo selection algorithms: A comprehensive analysis of morphokinetic parameters and algorithmic fairnessTeodora Popa, UK
13:50-14:10 What is coming? Views from the visionarieBart Fauser, The Netherlands
14:10-14:20 Break
14:20-14:45 Session 3: Medicine Female Technology
14:20-14:45 MedFemTech: The PharmaKelle Moley, Denmark
14:45-15:35 Session 4: Challenges in planned oocyte cryopreservation
14:45-15:35 Poor response and poor prognosis among patients undergoing planned oocyte cryopreservationAriel Weissman, Israel
Avi Tsafrir, Israel
Eran Horowitz, Israel
Yuval Fouks, Australia and Israel
15:35-15:45 Break
15:45-17:05 Session 5: New standard of care: Luteal phase support in ART (An Abbott industrial session)
Translated recordings (click on language to play): CHINESE, PORTUGUESE, RUSSIAN, SPANISH, UKRAINIAN
15:45-16:35 Luteal Phase Support-The last ARTistic touch
Roberto de Azevedo Antunes, Brazil
16:35-17:05 From Yam to effective luteal phase support-Insight into production and molecular action
Pim Muijselaar, The Netherlands
17:05 Closing remarks
Milton Leong, Hong Kong and Zeev Shoham, Israel

Saturday, April 6, 2024 – starting at 10:00 CEST
(Paris – 10:00, Hong Kong – 16:00, San Diego – 01:00, New York – 04:00, Buenos Aires – 05:00)

10:00-11:25 Session 6: Improving our lab technologies
10:00-10:30 The future of embryo culture. Views from the visionary
David Gardner, Australia
10:30-11:00 Robust and Simple in Vitro Maturation of Ovarian Tissue Oocytes
Sherman Silber, USA
11:00-11:25 Stem cells and testicular tissue transplantation: Views from the expert
Kyle Orwig, USA
11:25-11:35 Break
11:35-13:00 Session 7: Imaging and new technologies
11:35-12:05 Endometriosis and Adenomyosis – variation in theme?
Linda Giudice, USA
12:05-12:40 Advancements in Ultrasound Diagnosis for Endometriosis and Adenomyosis: Current Insights
Mathew Leonardi, Canada
12:40-13:00 Lugano RIF Workshop
Jason Franasiak, USA
13:00-13:10 Break
13:10-14:20 Session 8: Exploring Genetic Pathways: Polar Body NGS vs. Trophectoderm NGS in the Context of Miscarriages and Aneuploidy Reassessment
13:10-13:50 Polar Body NGS vs Trophectoderm NGS
Robert Fischer, Germany
13:50-14:20 Rethinking miscarriages: Are aneuploidies as causal as has been thought
Norbert Gleicher, USA
14:20 Closing remarks
Milton Leong, Hong Kong and Zeev Shoham, Israel