​Preliminary Timetable

​Preliminary Timetable

TIMETABLE – WCITD 2019

Opening / Closing CeremonyConsensus SessionSpecial Symposium
Research TrackClinical TrackIndustry Supported Session
Conference Obesity/Diabetes stigmaBreakout Session

Monday, 8 April, 2019

TimeSutton HallNassau HallRegent Hall
08:00-08:30Welcome to WCITD 2019
08:30-10:40TYPE 2 DIABETES: EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF SURGICAL AND NON-SURGICAL THERAPIES
10:40-11:10Coffee Break / Exhibition / E-Poster Viewing
11:10-14:00WCITD 2019 Plenary From Guidelines to Implementation Policy Track (Part 1)

METABOLIC SURGERY: CURRENT UPTAKE AND BARRIERS TO ACCESS

14:00-15:30Break / Exhibition / E-Poster ViewingIndustry Supported Symposium Not included in the main event CME/CPD 14:15-15:15lIndustry Supported Symposium Not included in the main event CME/CPD 14:15-15:15
15:30-17:30WCITD 2019 Plenary Research Track (Part 1)

STATE OF THE ART ON MECHANISMS OF ACTION OF METABOLIC SURGERY

17:30-18:00Coffee Break / Exhibition / E-Poster Viewing
18:00-19:50WCITD 2019 Plenary Clinical Track (Part 2)

NOVEL OPERATIONS AND DEVICE-BASED INTERVENTIONS

19:50-21:00WCITD 2019 Networking Reception and E-Poster Presentations

Tuesday, 9 April, 2019

TimeSutton HallNassau HallRegent Hall
07:00-08:00Industry Supported Symposium

Not included in the main event CME/CPD

08:00-10:50WCITD 2019 Special Symposium

THE GUT IN THE PHYSIOLOGY AND PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF METABOLIC DISEASES

10:50-11:20Coffee Break / Exhibition / E-Poster Viewing
11:20-12:40WCITD 2019 Plenary

DIABETES REMISSION: CONSENSUS UPDATE (ADA-DUK)

12:40-13:40Research Track: Plenary Session

NEW PERSPECTIVES IN METABOLIC SURGERY

13:40-15:00Break/ E-Poster ViewingIndustry Supported Symposium Not included in the main event CME/CPD (13:55-14:45)Break/ E-Poster Viewing
16:45-17:15Coffee Break / Exhibition / E-Poster Viewing
17:15-19:45Breakout Session 1Breakout Session 2Breakout Session 3
CLINICAL: CLINICAL OUTCOMES OF METABOLIC/DIABETES SURGERYTHE SCIENCE BEHIND METABOLIC SURGERY – THE MECHANISMS OF ACTION OF METABOLIC SURGERYCONSENSUS ON STANDARDIZATION OF NOVEL PROCEDURES

Wednesday, 10 April, 2019

TimeSutton HallNassau HallRegent Hall
07:00-08:00Industry Supported Symposium

Not included in the main event CME/CPD

08:00-10:10WCITD 2019 Plenary CONFERENCE OBESITY/ DIABETES STIGMA PART 1
10:10-10-40Coffee Break / Exhibition / E-Poster Viewing
10:40-13:35WCITD 2019 Plenary CONFERENCE OBESITY/ DIABETES STIGMA PART 2
13:35-13:50WCITD 2019 Plenary

METABOLIC SURGERY – FROM GUIDELINES TO IMPLEMENTATION PRESENTATION OF EXECUTIVE SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS

13:50-14:00Closing Remarks
14:00-15:00Break
15:00-18:00Consensus Session only for Delegates on Expert Panels

ROOM A: FACE-TO-FACE MEETING FOR CONSENSUS ON DIABETES REMISSION

Consensus Sessions only for Delegates on Expert Panels

ROOM B: FACE-TO-FACE MEETING FOR CONSENSUS ON STANDARDIZATION OF NOVEL PROCEDURES/DEVICES

Consensus Sessions only for Delegates on Expert Panels

ROOM C: FACE- TO-FACE MEETING FOR STATEMENT ON ENDING STIGMA/DISCRIMINATION