Dr. Mariano Giménez is full Professor of Surgery at University of Buenos Aires and Director of DAICIM Foundation in Argentina, dedicated to Teaching, Treatment and Research into Interventional Radiology and Minimally Invasive Surgery. He is also Scientific Director of Percutaneous Surgery at IHU-IRCAD at Strasbourg University, France. He has authored more than 120 articles and book chapters. He is the Co-Chairman of the International Relations Committee of the AHPBA. Dr. Giménez directed over 160 scientific events and over 900 lectures given and surgery activities run for post graduate participants in 24 countries. He is former President of the Iberian – American Society of Interventionism (SIDI). His practice is focused in Percutaneous Image Guided Surgery and Minimally Invasive HPB Surgery.