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THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018


CONFERENCE  DAY 1 



8:30 - 10:10 AM

PLENARY SESSION

OPENING PLENARY
Chair/Organizer: Gina Zini, Pall Onundarson, Katrien Devreese
Gold Hall

8:30
Welcome.


8:40
Pathogenesis and Diagnosis of Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Marcel Levi. UCLH NHS, United Kingdom


9:10
The Era of Molecular Sequencing, Artificial Intelligence and Precision Medicine: How to Proceed?
Torsten Haferlach. MLL Munich Leukemia Laboratory


9:40
Laboratory Hematology Training Requirements in European Countries
Antonio D Almeida. Hospital da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal



10:15 - 10:35 AM

BREAK

COFFEE BREAK
Gold Foyer


10:30 - 12:00 PM

CONCURRENT SESSION

CONCURRENT 1: HEMOSTASIS/PLATELETS/THROMBOSIS
Chair/Organizer: Cecile Oury, Richard Marlar
Gold Hall

10:30
Thrombin Generation: Concept; Methodology; Pitfalls and Evolution
Coenraad Hemker. Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht (CARIM) The Netherlands


11:00
Update on the Pathogenesis and Laboratory Diagnosis of Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
Bernhard Lammle. Johannes Gutenberg University, Germany


11:30
Laboratory Perspectives on APS
Katrien Devreese. Ghent University Hospital, Belgium



CONCURRENT 2: CELLULAR ANALYSIS AND FLOW CYTOMETRY
Chair/Organizer: Michael Keeney, Maria Proytcheva
Copper Hall

10:30
Relevance of Hematomorphology in the Era of Advanced Cellular Analysis
Barbara Bain. St. Mary's Hospital, Imperial College, London


11:00
Image Processing and Pattern Recognition in the Morphological Analysis of Blood Cells.
Jose Rodellar. Technical University of Catalonia, Spain


11:30
Optimizing Flow Cytometry Assays for Minimal Residual Disease
Alberto Orfao. University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain



12:30 - 2:00 PM

WORKSHOP

HORIBA CORPORATE LUNCHEON WORKSHOP
Silver Hall


SEBIA CORPORATE LUNCHEON WORKSHOP
Copper Hall


2:15 - 3:30 PM

PLENARY SESSION

PRESIDENTIAL SYMPOSIUM
Chair/Organizer: Catherine Hayward, Charles Eby
Gold Hall

2:15
Berend Houwen Lecture: Flow Cytometric Immune Monitoring in Patient Care
Jacques J.M. van Dongen. Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), The Netherlands


2:50
Wallace H. Coulter Lecture:áReal World Evidence in Clinical Research: Challenges and Opportunities
Barbara Bierer. Harvard Medical School, United States



3:30 - 4:00 PM

BREAK

COFFEE BREAK
Grand Hall 1&2


4:00 - 5:30 PM

CONCURRENT SESSION

CONCURRENT 3: RED CELL DISORDERS
Chair/Organizer: Kees Harteveld, Carolyn Hoppe
Gold Hall

4:00
áCongenital Erythrocytosis
Celeste Bento. Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra, Portugal


4:30
Iron Overload in Thalassemia and other Conditions: Pathogenesis and Implications for Laboratory Testing
John Porter. UCL London, United Kingdom


5:00
Hepcidin Today
Rachel van Swelm. Radboud University Medical Center



CONCURRENT 4: MOLECULAR HEMATOLOGY
Chair/Organizer: Archana Agarwal, Deepak Mishra
Copper Hall

4:00
High Throughput Sequencing for Diagnosing Blood Disorders: Lessons Learned from Exploring the Causes of Bleeding Disorders
Kathleen Freson. University of Leuven, Belgium


4:30
Routine use of Next Generation Sequencing in the Work up of Select Blood Disorders
Manja Meggendorfer. MLL Munich Leukemia Laboratory, Munich, Germany


5:00
Genomics of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Olivier Bernard. INSERM, institut Gustave Roussy, France



5:30 - 7:00 PM

POSTER

WELCOME RECEPTION/ POSTER SESSION 1
Grand Hall 1&2




 
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