Life Conference 2011 a educational conference on Ultrasound, Infertility & Fetal Medicine was organized on 28th, 29th, & 30th October 2011 at Hotel Atria, Bangalore. In keeping with the theme of the conference, "Sound Beyond Imagination", the conference covered trends and techniques in the fields of Ultrasound in the arena of Infertility and Fetal Medicine.
A robust scientific program with a host of National & International speakers like Prof Ioannis Messinis, Prof Sophia Kalantaridou and Dr Yorgos Nikas from Greece, Dr. Francesca Molina from Spain, Dr. Homeira Vafaei from Iran participated. Live demonstration Workshops on 28th October covering Imaging in Infertility by Dr Kuldeep Jain and Imaging of the Fetus and the Journey through the Trimesters by the doyennes of Ultrasound Dr. Suresh S and Dr B.S. Rama Murthy ensured that the 350 plus delegates were suitably engrossed.
Keynote Addresses on The future of Fetal Medicine by Dr. S. Suresh, and Cryopreservation of Ovarian Tissue - Protecting Procreative Rights by Sophia Kalataridou gave an insight into cutting edge technology of the future. The highlight of the Conference, a lecture by Prof. Yorgos Nikas on Three Dimensional Imaging of the Microcosmos of Human Reproduction with 3 D glasses provided to the audience marked a first time event in India. The Conference ended on a high note with a Lecture by Prof. Kypros Nicolaides on “The Inversion of the Antenatal Pyramid” through videoconferencing.