Plenary / Keynote Lectures
Plenary Lecture 1

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 1+2+3 (3F)

11:00-11:50

Metabolic surgery: Time to think differently about obesity and type 2 diabetes Francesco RUBINO King셲 College London, UK

* 40 Minutes for Presentation / There will be no Q&A time.



Plenary Lecture 2

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 1+2+3 (3F)

11:00-11:40

Molecular mechanism of obesity-linked comorbidities Takashi KADOWAKI The University of Tokyo, Japan

* 40 Minutes for Presentation / There will be no Q&A time.



Keynote Lecture 1

Chairperson: Joo-Ho LEE (Eulji University, Korea)
Friday 4 September | Room 1+2+3 (3F)

08:20-09:00

Importance of an effective multidisciplinary team in successful obesity management Lilian KOW Adelaide Bariatric Centre, Australia

* 30 Minutes for Presentation / 10 minutes for Q&A



Keynote Lecture 2

Chairperson: TBD
Friday 4 September | Room 1+2+3 (3F)

11:50-12:30

Curbing global obesity epidemic: Strategies to improve personal, population, and planetary health Frank HU Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, USA

* 30 Minutes for Presentation / 10 minutes for Q&A



Keynote Lecture 3

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 4+5+6 (5F)

08:20-09:00

TBD Lee KAPLAN MGH, Harvard University, USA

* 30 Minutes for Presentation / 10 minutes for Q&A



Keynote Lecture 4

Chairperson: TBD
Saturday 5 September | Room 1+2+3 (3F)

11:40-12:20

Adipose tissue expandability, lipotoxicity and fatty liver Antonio VIDAL-PUIG University of Cambridge, UK

* 30 Minutes for Presentation / 10 minutes for Q&A