12th Annual Re-Evolution Summit - EXHIBIT REGISTRATION

Houston, TX US
January 25, 2024 to January 26, 2024


You are NOT confirmed to exhibit until you register.

Registration deadline: 


Dear Corporate Partner,

It is our pleasure to invite you to exhibit at our 12th Annual Re-Evolution Summit hosted at the Houston Methodist Research Institute on Thursday and Friday, January 25 and 26, 2024. On behalf of our Course Director, Dr. Mahesh Ramchandani, and the Office of Continuing Medical Education (CME) we graciously extend the opportunity for you to join us as an exhibitor and/or sponsor!

We estimate that this annual conference will attract approximately 75 in-person attendees and virtual attendees – all potential customers for your products and services.

I encourage you to take full advantage of this excellent opportunity to network with your target market as an exhibitor. Exhibiting companies will have the opportunity to share their educational materials and interact with participants.

Due to our limited number of exhibit openings, we hope you will take this opportunity and contact us now to register.

Please feel free to contact jvalencia3@houstonmethodist.org if you have any questions or need additional information.

Mahesh Ramchandani, MD
Houston Methodist Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Cardiac Surgery Section Chief
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center


Date and Time
Thursday and Friday, January 25 & 26, 2024 | 7:00am – 5:00pm

Exhibit Location
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Ave.
2nd Floor Pre-Function Space
Houston, TX 77030


  • One 6’ x 3’ table-top exhibit with two chairs
  • Exhibiting companies may send a maximum of two (2) representatives to staff their exhibit table.
  • Recognition in the webpage and activity materials

Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Recognition in the conference syllabus and website

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NOTE: Companies may purchase one exhibit and one sponsorship only.

Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/25/2024 - 7:00am CST
Event ends: 
01/26/2024 - 5:00pm CST
AGENDA │ Thursday, January 25, 2024
Time TopicsSpeaker
7:00 AMRegistration and Breakfast
7:50 AMWelcome and Announcements
Session I: Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Basics
Moderator: Mahesh Ramchandani
8:00 AMECS ClubJoe Zacharias
Mattia Glauber
8:15 AMMinimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery: The Case For and Against itJoe Zacharias
Moritz Wyler von Ballmoos
8:30 AMCannulation strategies/myocardial protectionEric Skipper
8:45 AMImaging in MICSMoritz Wyler von Ballmoos
10:30 AMPanel Discussion
9:30 AMBreak
Session 2: Mitral, Tricuspid, Tumors
Moderator: Qasim Al Abri
10:00 AMMICS Mitral Repair and How to Deal with MACMario Castillo-Sang
10:20 AMMICS Mitral without Cross-clampNiv Ad
10:40 AMMICS Tricuspid Valve/ ASD/ TumorsJoe Zacharias
11:00 AMRobotic MitralNirav Patel 
11:20 AMEndoscopic MitralNermir Granov
11:40 AMPanel Discussion 
12:00 PMLunch w/ Keynote address Nikolaos Bonaros, President of ISMICS
Session 3: Lab
1:00 PMHands-on Lab
5:00 PMAdjourn
7:00 PMDinner @ Dr. Ramchandani's 
AGENDA │ Friday, January 26, 2024
Time TopicsSpeaker
7:00 AMRegistration and Breakfast.   
7:50 AMWelcome and Announcements
Session 4: Coronary
Moderator: Nirav Patel
8:00 AMMICS CAB - North AmericaPiroze Davierwala
8:15 AMCurrent Status and Development of Minimally Invasive Coronary Bypass Surgery in China Fang Wan
8:30 AMRobotic assisted CABFrancis Sutter
8:45 AMMultivessel MICS CAB (Arrested heart) Fahd Makhdom
9:00 AMTECABHusam Balkhy
9:15 AMPanel Discussion
9:45 AMBreak
Session 5: Aortic Value
Moderator: Moritz Wyler von Ballmoos
10:15 AMRAMT AVRWilliam Kent
10:30 AMRapid Deployment ValvesMattia Glauber
10:45 AMEndoscopic AVRFarhad Bakhtiary
11:00 AMTransapical Beating - Heart Septal MyectomyJing Fang
11:15 AMKeynote: Mini AVR/ MVR Manuel Wilbring
Utz Kappert
11:35 AMPanel Discussion 
12:00 PMLunch - ERASMarc Gerdisch
Session 6: Lab
1:00 PMHands-on Lab 
5:00 PMAdjourn
7:00 PM - 9:00 PMDinner @ The Westin
Training and building a MICS program
Ashok Venkataraman
Aly Ghoneim
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Avenue
John F. Bookout Auditorium, 2nd Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States



We gratefully acknowledge the following companies for supporting our 12th Annual Re-Evolution Summit:

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Registration Instructions

  • STEP 1 - Select the applicable fee and add to cart to complete the checkout process.
  • STEP 2 - Once registered, on the week of the conference you will receive an email from Jalissa (jvalencia3@houstonmethodist.org) for more details on exhibiting.