Thursday, May 21


Opening Remarks

Nobuya Inagaki (Director of International Affairs, Japan Diabetes Society/ Kyoto University)
Yukio Tanizawa (President, the 2nd Japan-Korea Diabetes Forum and the 58th Annual Meeting of Japan Diabetes Society/ Yamaguchi University)

Poster Presentations (free discussion)
Welcome Reception will be held with Poster Presentations.

Friday, May 22


Welcome Message

Takashi Kadowaki (Chairman of the Board of Directors, Japan Diabetes Society/ The University of Tokyo)

Keynote Lecture-1
Role of mitochondrial dysfunction in adipocytes in the pathogenesis of metabolic syndrome

Chairman Yutaka Seino (Kansai Electric Power Hospital)
Speaker Ki-Up Lee (University of Ulsan College of Medicine)

Diabetes Mellitus in Eastern Asia: genetics, epidemiology and pathophysiology

Co-chairman Hak Yeon Bae (Chosun University Hospital)
Kohjiro Ueki (The University of Tokyo)
Speaker Kyong Soo Park(Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital)
[Genetic and metabolic determinants associated with development of type 2 diabetes in Korean]
Masamitsu Nakazato (Neurology, Respirology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Division of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Miyazaki)
[Identification of a novel pancreatic peptide to stimulate insulin secretion]
In-Kyu Lee (Dept. of Int. Med., Kyungpook National Univ. School of Med.)
[Increasing Pyruvate Dehydrogenase(PDH)Activity as a Potential Target of Metabolic Syndrome]
Hirotaka Watada (Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine, Metabolism & Endocrinology)
[The role of SLC30A8/ZnT8 on glucose and insulin metabolism]

Luncheon Seminar
Sponsored by: JDS and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited

Chairman Doo-Man Kim (Department of Internal Medicine, Hallym University Kangdong Sacred Heart Hospital)
Speaker Shin-ichiro Imai (Department of Developmental Biology, Department of Medicine(Joint), Washington University School of Medicine)
[The NAD World 2.0: The Importance of the Inter-Tissue Communication Mediated by NAMPT/NAD+/SIRT1 in Mammalian Aging/Longevity Control]

Special Lecture 2 (JDS) at Kaikyo Messe Shimonoseki

Chairman Yukio Tanizawa (Yamaguchi University Graduate Shool of Medicine)
  Philippe Froguel (Department of Genomics of Common Disease, Imperial College London and CNRS 8199-EGID, Pasteur Institute, Lille, France)
[Rare and frequent genetic events in obesity and diabetes]

Oral Sessions-1

Co-chairman Kyung Soo Ko (College of Medicine, Inje University)
  Hideki Katagiri (Tohoku University)

5 Short presentations (12 min each) from selected abstracts

Oral Sessions-2

Co-chairman Joong Yeol Park (University of Ulsan College of Medicine)
  Shinichi Harashima (Kyoto University)

5 Short presentations (12 min each) from selected abstract


Keynote Lecture-2

Chairman Nobuya Inagaki (Kyoto University)
Speaker Antonio Vidal-Puig (University of Cambridge, Institute of Metabolic Science, Metabolic Research Laboratories, Addenbrooke’s Hospital)
[Adipose tissue expandability, lipotoxicity and the Metabolic syndrome]

Closing Remarks

Hong Kyu Lee (Eulji University Medical College/Eulji Hospital)