Keynote lectures of 60 minutes will be given by a distinguished and renowned expert and will be devoted to a specific topic of major interest.
These sessions will usually last 90 minutes. They will focus on a particular topic and present the very latest data related to it. Symposia will include four speakers who first present their researches followed by a wrap-up discussion. These sessions will combine presentations by invited speakers and the best submitted papers accepted for the congress by the scientific committees.
Authors are invited to present their latest research findings or important ongoing research as posters; these will be grouped into areas of research by the WASAD scientific committee.
Guided Poster Tour
Authors were invited to submit abstracts on their latest research findings or important ongoing research. The guided poster tours were selected by the Scientific Committee based on a peer review of all abstract submissions.
The most interesting posters are grouped by topic and presented in 30-minute moderated tours. Each tour will consist of a maximum of 7 posters in the same general field and will take place during the coffee breaks from Thursday to Sunday.
Industry Sponsored Sessions
Industry sponsored sessions are organized by the industry in consultation with the scientific committee are considered for the congress days from Thursday to Sunday. These sessions are scheduled during the congress and will not interfere with the scientific program.