Welcome Message

Dear colleagues and friends,

As the Secretary General of the International Society of Liver Surgeons, it is my great honor and pleasure to invite you to the International Liver Symposium of ISLS to be held in collaboration with Asan Liver Center from March 11 (Fri) to 12 (Sat), 2022 in Seoul, Korea.

We preparing for the upcoming Symposium to be held in person, but due to the continued global spread of COVID-19, we have taken the final decision to organize it as a virtual symposium for the safety of our participants.

We are working hard to provide an engaging Virtual Platform that will allow all participants to meet a large group of eminent experts to discuss emerging issues and exchange the latest information regardless of where they may be joining the symposium from. The symposium will propose its symbolic program, the Live Demonstration as well as Video sessions, E-posters, E-booths of partner companies introducing the latest technology trends.

While we are disappointed that we cannot meet you in person, we are making every effort to arrange a successful virtual symposium. We promise to meet you through the outstanding programs that we have prepared in our quest to provide participants with a chance to share the most up-to-date surgical accomplishments and advanced techniques in our field.

I hope that you will be many to join us at the symposium via online. Looking forward to seeing you virtually. Please always stay safe and healthy.

Sincerely yours,


Ki-Hun Kim, M.D., Ph.D.

Secretary General, International Society of Liver Surgeons (ISLS)

Professor and Director of Asan Liver Center,
Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver transplantation
Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center and Ulsan University, Seoul, Republic of Korea


Symposium Overview

Title International Liver Symposium of ISLS
in collaboration with Asan Liver Center
Date March 11 (Fri) - 12 (Sat), 2022
Format Virtual Symposium
Official Language Korean / English
Hosted by International Society of Liver Surgeons (ISLS)