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Monday 24 June 2019

08:30 - 09:30
Invited session 01: Keynote session
08:30 - 09:00
Human Reproduction keynote lecture
Speaker to be announced
09:00 - 09:30
Gene editing - past, present and future
Ben Davies, United Kingdom

09:30 - 10:00
Coffee break (in the exhibit hall)

10:00 - 11:30
6 parallel selected oral communication sessions

11:45 - 13:00
Industry sponsored symposium

11:45 - 12:45
Invited session 02: Optimizing ART success in poor prognosis patients
11:45 - 12:15
Planning IVF treatment in the context of female ageing
Scott Nelson, United Kingdom
12:15 - 12:45
Poor ovarian reserve: Do adjuvant therapies really work?
Frank J. Broekmans, The Netherlands

11:45 - 12:15
Invited session 03: Data reporting session
12:15 - 12:45
Lecture title to be announced
Speaker to be announced

11:45 - 12:15
Invited session 04: Fertility Society of Australia exchange lecture
11:45 - 12:15
Oocyte-secreted serum biomarkers and potential in women
Angelique Riepsamen, Australia

11:45 - 12:45
Invited session 05: Fertilization in the research and human IVF laboratories
11:45 - 12:15
Breakthroughs in human fertilization
Enrica Bianchi, United Kingdom
12:15 - 12:45
The first 24 hours of human development in vitro
Markus Montag, Germany

13:00 - 14:00
Lunch break (in the exhibit hall)

14:00 - 15:15
Industry sponsored symposium

14:00 - 15:00
Invited session 06: Understanding miscarriage after ART
14:00 - 14:30
Implications for further ART cycles?
Antonis Makrigiannakis, Greece
14:30 - 15:00
Is it all in the genes?
Johannes Zschocke, Austria

14:00 - 15:00
Invited session 07: Nurses/Midwives invited session: Commercialisation of egg freezing: A debate
14:00 - 14:30
Pro
Speaker to be announced
14:30 - 15:00
Contra
Petra De Sutter, Belgium

14:00 - 15:00
Invited session 08: Oocyte ageing in vivo and in vitro
14:00 - 14:30
Oocyte quality during reproductive aging: Are the chromosomal abnormalities the only problem
Sergio Ledda, Italy
14:30 - 15:00
The impact of DNA damage on oocytes and eggs
Keith Jones, United Kingdom

14:00 - 15:00
Selected oral communication session

15:15 - 16:30
6 parallel selected oral communication sessions

16:30 - 17:00
Coffee break (in the exhibit hall)

17:00 - 18:15
Industry sponsored symposium

17:00 - 18:00
Invited session 09: Navigating between hope and hype in science communication: Ethical issues in publicising research
17:00 - 17:30
The problem of science hype and what to do about it
Timothy Caulfield, Canada
17:30 - 18:00
Research finding, hype and public policy: Presenting evidence to policy makers
Sarah Norcross, United Kingdom

17:00 - 18:00
Invited session 10: Donor identity - Who is telling who?
17:00 - 17:30
Lessons from three decades of non-anonymity
Claudia Lampic, Sweden
17:30 - 18:00
Donor detectives
Astrid Indekeu, Belgium

17:00 - 18:00
Invited session 11: Are IVF children different?
17:00 - 17:30
Alarming findings when using administrative databases and national registries
John P.A. Ioannidis, U.S.A.
17:30 - 18:00
ART children-long term reassurance?
Christina Bergh, Sweden

17:00 - 18:00
Selected oral communication session