Industry Sponsored Symposia

Industry Sponsored Symposia


Friday, June 8th, 2018

Main Conference Hall: Zeus 


12.00 – 13.30 INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM 1 “Recent Advances in Fibrosing Interstitial Lung Diseases”


Co-chairs: Martin Kolb and Demosthenes Bouros

12:00–12:20 Welcome and introduction. Demosthenes Bouros and Martin Kolb

12:20–12:40 Recent advances in the management of IPF: What questions remain unanswered? Michael Kreuter

12:40–12:55 Treating the individual and not only the disease: Is care for IPF personalised enough? Marlies Wijsenbeek

12:55–13:15 Other progressive fibrosing interstitial lung diseases: What does the future look like? Vincent Cottin

13:15–13:25 Questions and answers. All

13:25–13:30 Summary and close. Martin Kolb and Demosthenes Bouros


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17.00 – 18.30 INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM 2 “IPF and beyond – latest insights”


17:00-17:05         Welcome/introduction, A. Wells

17:05-17:25         Diagnosis and management of IPF: Recent insights,  K. Antoniou

17:25-17:45         Recent advances in the diagnosis and management of unclassifiable ILD and IPAF, V. Cottin

17:45-18.05         Advances in the diagnosis and management of fibrosing sarcoidosis, A. Wells

18:05-18.25         Panel discussion/Q&A, All

18.25-18:30         Close,  K. Antoniou


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Friday, June 8th, 2018

Parallel Conference Hall: Minos North & South


19.00 – 19.30  INDUSTRY SPONSORED LECTURE “Trilogy of new evidence in the new era of COPD management”

Chair: Th. Vassilakopoulos

Speaker: N. Tzanakis


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Saturday, June 9th, 2018

Parallel Conference Hall: Minos North & South

12.00 – 13.00 INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM “ The Next Day for Asthma and COPD Patients:Transferring Data from Clinical Studies into Daily Practice”

Chair: N. Tzanakis 

-       Blood Eosinophils as Therapeutic Biomarker  in Severe Asthma, K. Antoniou

-       How does the IMPACT study change the management of COPD?, Th. Vassilakopoulos


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All sponsored lectures & symposia taking place in Parallel Conference Hall will be conducted in the Greek language - no interpretation available.





Important Dates

Congress Dates: June 07th - 9th 2018 

Abstract Submission launch: July 2017 

Registration & Hotel launch: July 2017 

Deadline for abstract submission: April 1st 2018 

Deadline for early registration fee: March 9th 2018 

Deadline for middle registration fee: April 30th 2018 

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