World Cancer Congress

2014 WORLD CANCER CONGRESS

The Registration for the 2014 World Cancer Congress is open.

Building on the success of past Congresses, the 2014 World Cancer Congress will take place in Melbourne, Australia on 3-6 December 2014. It will be hosted by Cancer Council Australia. 

One of the key objectives of the 2014 World Cancer Congress will be to equip delegates with the tools and implements needed to effectively apply knowledge, take action at all levels and address priorities efficiently. It is in this spirit that the event’s theme has been chosen – Joining Forces – Accelerating Progress.

Click on the followings and find out the latest news about the Programme, learn more about the 14 Master Courses and find out who the world-class speakers are. For any other information related to the 2014 World Cancer Congress, click here to visit the website.
 


REGISTER NOW TO THE LARGEST CANCER CONTROL EVENT IN THE WORLD
 

The Earlybird Flat rate offer is now available. Do not miss this opportunity to attend the Congress. You have until September 3rd to enjoy a special discount.

  • UICC Members and Vanguards Partners AU $590
  • Standard rate AU $820

​Special deals for students, people from Low and Middle Income Countries and many more are available.
For more information, please visit www.worldcancercongress.org/registration  

The World Cancer Congress programme will cover the hottest and most current topics of cancer control, from prevention and screening, to cancer diagnosis and treatment, cancer survivorship and palliative care, as well as cancer control systems. Delegates will be able to participate in a highly interactive and innovative programme which will enable them to take their knowledge to a higher level, not only by learning and sharing but also by meeting the world most influential leaders and experts in cancer control and in global health.

The following activities are included in the Full participant registration:

  • Access to all sessions including “Lunch and Learn activities”
  • Access to the Global Village
  • Invitation to the Welcome Reception and Opening Ceremony
  • Delegate material (including printed Final Programme if requested in advance, access to Congress Smart Phone application which includes the e-networking Platform)
  • Invitation to apply for a UICC Master Course - BONUS
  • Access to all COSA sessions on Thursday 4 December (not including the COSA Trade and Exhibition area)
  • Opportunity to submit an Abstract and present it at the 2014 World Cancer Congress

BONUS - Master Courses
Click HERE for more information about Master Courses.


The Preliminary programme is now available to download. Click here to have look at the detailed programme.

IF YOU WANT TO REGISTER, PLEASE CLICK HERE


THE CALL FOR ABSTRACT AND THE Big sCREEN ARE NOW CLOSED

Abstracts:
The 2014 World Cancer Congress marks the first edition where submissions are open not only for scientific studies, but also practice policy, advocacy reports and fundraising reports. Submit your work now and get ready to present it in Melbourne. Thank you for reading the instructions below before submitting your abstract.

The Call for Abtract is now closed but the Call for Late Breaking Abstracts will be open from 29th July 2014 until 3rd October 2014.

Learn more about what abstracts we are looking for, the review and evaluation process and how to submit and abstract by clicking HERE.

Big sCreen:
The Big sCreen is the ultimate ‘showcasing’ and ‘best practice sharing’ opportunity where UICC members and non-members alike, can have their material shown on a cinema-sized screen in front of an international audience from over 100 countries, with the potential for their campaign to be an inspiration to others beyond its original intended audience.

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE Big sCreen 


 

Platinum sponsors for the 2014 World Cancer Congress

Find out all 2014 World Cancer Congress sponsors and partners here

Contact us Gilodi@uicc.org now if you would like to become a World Cancer Congress sponsor


Learn more about the event on worldcancercongress.org or contact congress@uicc.org.