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ZEISS at ESTRO 2018, Barcelona.

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Booth #2600

Welcome to Barcelona, where the 37th Congress of the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) will take place from the 20th through the 24th of April 2018! We invite you to join the annual congress of European´s leading organization for radiotherapy and oncology.

ZEISS has organized several events focused on the latest technologies and trends.


IORT Experience Theater

joint event with ICO

Satellite Symposium

Meet the Experts


ZEISS IORT Experience Theater

Come to Barcelona early and participate in this joint event ICO "Catalan Institute of Oncology"

With this event we would like to give you the opportunity to give an insight into
the IORT with the INTRABEAM from ZEISS: From the right choice of patient, to the handling of the device and the precise implementation of the technique in your daily clinical routine.
In addition, we would like to network you with the experts in the field of IORT of the Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO) Barcelona under the direction of Prof. Dr. Ferran Guedea. You have the great opportunity to get firsthand information from surgeons, radiotherapists and medical physicists during this day and ask your questions.
Use this day to inform yourself about the IORT during various lectures, hands-on and live surgeries and gain hands-on experience with the ZEISS INTRABEAM System.

The ZEISS IORT Experience Theater will take place at the Catalan Institute of Oncology.

Friday, 20 Apr.
09:00 – 05:00 PM

Catalan Institute of Oncology

09:00 - 09:30 AM
Welcome & Introduction

Dr. Ferran Guedea | Chair of Radiation Oncology at the University of Barcelona, ICO Barcelona

Matthias Ahlgrimm | Vice President Radiotherapy, Carl Zeiss Meditec AG

Vincent-Luc Le Glaunec| Global Director Sales, Carl Zeiss Meditec AG

09:30 - 12:00 AM

Be part of a breast cancer Live-Case with oncoplastic breast surgery

Dr. Ferran Guedea & Team

Discussion & Follow-up Live-Case

Get the chance to discuss the Live-Case directly afterwars with the experts

Dr. Ferran Guedea & Team

12:00 - 13:00 PM Lunch                                                    
01:00 - 02:00 PM
Round tour at ICO

Get an insight of the ICO "Catalan Institute of Oncology"

Dr. Ferran Guedea & Team

02:00 - 03:30 PM
Lab sessions

Session 1: Hands-on in spinal metastasis

Matthias Benker | Global Head of Clinical Application Mngt., Carl Zeiss Meditec AG


Session 2: Practical training in abdominal cancer

Dr. Brigitte Both | Director Medical & Health Economy, Carl Zeiss Meditec AG


Session 3: Training on a breast phantom

Dr. Ferran Guedea


Session 4: INTRABEAM 600 Get your first hands-on experince

Dr. Steve Braun | Clinical Application Manager Europe, Carl Zeiss Meditec AG


03:30 - 05:00 PM
KOL Lectures

How to start with IORT in an oncology center

Dr. Ferran Guedea


How to start IORT in neurological tumors, practical considerations

Dr. Henning Kahl | Radiation Oncologist | Augsburg Hospital


How to start IORT in abdominal cancer, practical considerations

Dr. Sheen Cherian | Radiation Oncologist | Cleveland Clinic

Satellite Symposium

Attend the ZEISS symposium at ESTRO 2018!

Find out more about the latest clinical updates and trends and discuss with the
experts panel of renowned speakers in their field.

Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) from ZEISS: Latest results from various applications


Dr. med. Frank A. Giordano
University Medical Centre Mannheim, University Heidelberg, Germany

Dr. Sheen Cherian
Cleveland Clinic & Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital, Cleveland Clinic, USA


Sunday, 22 Apr.
01:15 – 02:15 PM
Room 111 CCIB 

Speakers & Topics:

Latest update on current guidelines in breast cancer and Mannheim study results
Dr. med. Frank A. Giordano
University Medical Centre Mannheim, University Heidelberg, Germany

5 years’ experience in IORT boost and single dose application in breast cancer
Prof. Dr. med. Florian Würschmidt
Radiological Alliance Hamburg, Germany

IORT in abdominal cancer. Results from a multicenter international study
Dr. Sheen Cherian
Cleveland Clinic, USA

INTRAGO results from the dose escalation & Spine-IORT phase I/II trial
Dr. med. Frank A. Giordano
University Medical Centre Mannheim, University Heidelberg, Germany


Discussing the future of IORT “Meet the expert”

In-booth panel discussion

Learn more about the future of the intraoperative radiotherapy technology!
Renowned experts share their first-hand experience with the latest technology. Ask your question and find out more about the latest developments.

How to start IORT in neurological tumors


Dr. Henning Kahl
Augsburg Hospital

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Saturday, 21 Apr.
10:00 – 10:30 AM
ZEISS Booth #2600

Targeted Intraoperative Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer


Prof. Dr. Jeffrey Tobias
University College London Hospital

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Saturday, 21 Apr.
03:45 – 04:15 PM
ZEISS Booth #2600

IORT in neurosurgical tumors | INTRAGO


Dr. med. Frank A. Giordano
University Medical Centre Mannheim, University Heidelberg

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Sunday, 22 Apr.
10:00 – 10:30 PM
ZEISS Booth #2600

NCCN Guidelines | IORT in colon and rectal tumors


Dr. Sheen Cherian
Cleveland Clinic

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Sunday, 22 Apr.
03:45 – 04:15 PM
ZEISS Booth #2600


Get your personal training on the INTRABEAM 600 & radiance software

Learn more about the Radiance software from GMV and get the newest updates.
Book your personal appointment with our experts.

All Hands-On session will be held in ZEISS Booth #2600

With radiance* the INTRABEAM 600 from ZEISS integrates the first available 3D treatment planning simulation software for IORT. For pre-, intra- and post-treatment operations, radiance offers the possibility of case selection and dose computation near critical organs with the Monte Carlo algorithm to correct tissue heterogeneity and enables easy documentation.


* radiance is a product of GMV Innovating Solutions S.L., Spain

Saturday, 21 Apr.
Sunday, 22 Apr.

11:00 – 12:00 AM
02:00 – 03:00 PM
04:00 – 05:00 PM
ZEISS Booth #2600

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Event Schedule

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Location and Date

How to find us at the ESTRO in Barcelona? Find out here!

CCIB Rambla Prim 1-17 08019 Barcelona, Spain