Main Session - Friday, July 1, 2016

08.15 - 09.00FID Plenary MeetingAuditorium Rossi
09.00 - 10.15Session 2: Hot topics in diabetes (supported by the Swiss Diabetes Foundation)
Chair: M. Brändle, St. Gallen; T. Temelkova-Kurktschiev, Sofia
Auditorium Rossi
09.00 - 09.25M. Roden, Düsseldorf
Adaptation of energy metabolism in NAFLD
09.25 - 09.50M. Brändle, St. Gallen
Health economics of diabetes for the beginner
09.50 - 10.15V. Schwitzgebel, Geneva
Monogenic diabetes
10.15 - 10.45Coffee breakKursraum 1, Foyer
10.45 - 12.30Symposium (Sponsored by Medtronic / Covidien)
Technological solutions to address challenges in diabetes and obesity
Chair: M. Laimer, Bern; P. Kempler, Budapest
Auditorium Rossi
R. Vigersky, Bethesda
What role for continuous glucose monitoring in T2 diabetes?
B. Guerci, Nancy
When intensive insulin therapy fails in type 2 diabetes: the role of pump therapy
T. Köstler, Schlieren/Basel
Update bariatric surgery: which conservative and surgical methods are available?
D. Kröll, Bern
Metabolic Surgery: An Update from surgical perspective, Panel discussion
12.15 - 14.00LunchKursraum 1, Foyer
12.30 - 14.00Poster SessionAuditorium Rossi, Foyer, U1
13.00 - 13.40Chair: T. Stulnig, Vienna; N. Lalic, Belgrade
Poster discussion
14.00 - 15.15Session 3: The role of alpha-cells in diabetes
Chair: J. Philippe, Geneva; M. Roden, Düsseldorf
Auditorium Rossi
14.00 - 14.25B. Thorens, Lausanne
Recognition and reaction to hypoglycemia
14.25 - 14.50F. Knop, Copenhagen
Regulation of glucagon secretion from the alpha-cells
14.50 - 15.15Y. Gosmain, Geneva
The alpha-cell in type 1 and type 2 diabetes
15.15 - 15.20Short breakKursraum 1, Foyer
15.20 - 17.30Session 4: From islets and transplantation to the artificial pancreas
Chair: R. Lehmann, Zurich; C. Stettler, Bern
Auditorium Rossi
15.20 - 16.00R. Lehmann, Zurich
Long-term follow-up of simultaneous islet-kidney transplantation
16.00 - 16.25N.S. Kenyon, Miami
Islet transplantation: from the beginning to the future
16.25 - 17.05C. Stettler, Bern
Artificial pancreas - Role of exercise and food
17.05 - 17.30J. Bolinder, Stockholm
From pancreas transplantation to diabetes technologies
17.30 - 17.50Coffee breakKursraum 1, Foyer
17.50 - 18.50Satellite symposium (Sponsored by AstraZeneca)
Sugar and the heart: A debate on heart and renal failure in diabetes
Auditorium Rossi
M. Donath, Basel (Endocrinologist) and T. Burkard, Basel (Cardiologist)
20.00DinnerRestaurant Gurten, Pavillon