Program

The program of the symposium will contain lectures, pro-con debates, round table discussions, case presentations and meet-the-expert sessions.
These will be the main topics day by day.

Main Program (PDF to download)

Sunday, January 28, 2024

15:00 - 15:45 Registration and Welcome Coffee
15:45 - 16:00 Welcome and Introduction
16:00 - 18:30 Afternoon Session | Sepsis and Inflammation
18:30 - 19:15 Get Together Cocktail

 

Monday, January 29, 2024

08:00 - 10:30 Morning Session | Intensive Care Medicine: Quo vadis?
11:00 - 12:00 Meet the expert session | Impella in cardoigenic shock / cardiac arrest: Tips and tricks
15:00 - 16:00 Meet the expert session | Hemodynamic effects of PEEP in ARDS
16:00 - 18:30 Afternoon Session | Fluid management of the critically ill patient: Is less more?
from 19:30 Speakers Dinner (for invited guests only)

 

Tuesday, January 30, 2024

08:00 - 10:30 Morning Session | Artificial Intelligence and Digital Support in the ICU
10:30 - 11:00 Industry flash by ADVITOS : Blood purification with acidosis correction for the critically ill patient
11:00 - 12:00 Meet the expert session | RRT when, how and how long ?
15:00 - 16:00 Meet the expert session | EEG in the ICU
16:00 - 18:30 Afternoon Session | The post cardiac surgery patient in the ICU

 

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

08:00 - 10:30 Morning Session | Hemodynamic monitoring in the ICU: New Perspectives
11:00 - 12:00 Meet the expert session | Blood purification, yes or no?
15:00 - 16:00 Meet the expert session |  ICU management in practice

16:00 - 17:30


17:30 - 18:30

Afternoon Session | Brain injury: Assessment and Critical Care Management

Keynote Lecture: Reforming medical education in a poor country at war

from 19:15 Networking Event (for all guests)

 

Thursday, February 01, 2024

08:00 - 10:30 Morning Session | The liver is failing: Why? what can I do?
11:00 - 12:00 Meet the expert session | Monitoring during assisted breathing
15:00 - 16:00 Meet the expert session | Setting the ventilator according to patient's (tidal) recruitability
16:00 - 18:30 Afternoon Session | Assessment of the Lung at the Bed Side

 

Friday, February 02, 2024

08:00 - 10:30 Morning Session | Haemato-oncology for the intensivist
10:30 - 10:45 Closing remarks and Farewell


Speakers

We are pleased to welcome the following speakers to the International Winter Symposium 2024 in Lech:

Prof. Jean-Daniel Chiche, MD, Lausanne / CH
Prof. Maurizio Cecconi, MD, Milano / IT
Prof. Ricard Ferrer Rocas, MD, Barcelona  /ES
Prof. Raimund Helbok, MD, Linz / AT
Prof. Melanie Meersch-Dini, MD, Münster / DE
Prof. Francesco Mojoli, MD, Pavia / IT
Prof. Xavier Monnet, MD, Paris / FR
Dr. Lise Piquiloud Imboden, MD, Lausanne / CH
Prof. Susanna Price, MD, London / UK
Prof. Peter Schellongowski, MD, Wien / AT
Prof. Peter Suter, MD, Geneva / CH
Prof. Jukka Takala, MD, Bern / CH
Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, Brussels / BE
Prof. Julia Wendon, MD, London / UK