World Cancer Congress 2014

Exclusive short term offer: register for AU $250 only for the 2014 World Cancer Congress, which will be held on 3 – 6 December 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.

Deadline extension! This short term discounted offer is only valid until 31st January 2014 for the first 500 participants registered. Don’t be the only UICC Member organisation not represented in Melbourne and REGISTER NOW. After this date, the registration rate will go up to AU $500 (UICC Members rate).


  • For the first time in 2014, the World Cancer Congress will be held in conjunction with the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA) Annual Scientific Meeting (1 – 3 December 2014). 
  • You could attend two leading international conferences perfectly complementing each other to get a global perspective on the latest advances in cancer control and learn how to implement it.
  • Apply to enrol on a 6-month certified online Master Courses. UICC is providing a unique training and education opportunity for UICC Members, who wish to acquire specialised knowledge and skills in different areas of cancer control. In conjunction with the World Cancer Congress, registered delegates can apply for one of the 12 different Master Courses, each led by exceptional course leaders. All Master –Courses will culminate in Melbourne with a one day workshop. 
  • Get international recognition for your work and make meaningful connections: Submit your abstract NOW and get ready to present on a global stage. The 2014 Congress marks the first edition where abstract submissions, on rolling acceptance, are open not only for scientific studies, but also practice policy, advocacy reports and fundraising reports. This is the chance to have a more active and engaged participation at the World Cancer Congress.
  • After a record-breaking number of proposals received as part of the call for sessions, the World Cancer Congress Preliminary Programme is now online, where you can discover sessions listed within each track, from prevention to screening, to diagnosis and treatment, survivorship and palliative care and cancer control systems. To be announced soon: ‘Big Debate’ topics, top plenary speakers and much more.


Bring a large delegation to:

  • Provide your team with a world-class education and training opportunity  
  • Demonstrate your organisation’s commitment and leadership role in the fight against cancer. 
  • Use your team to showcase your activities and expertise on a global stage. 
  • Ensure they connect with peers from across the whole spectrum of cancer control.


  • Group registrations: register and pay for your delegation before 31st January 2014 at the heavily discounted rate of AU $250 per person, and decide who will go at a later stage.
  • Master-Courses: enrol your staff on the certified UICC Master Courses 
  • Abstracts: ask your team members to submit abstracts in one of the three new categories, and get them to present in Melbourne to disseminate your organisation’s work
  • Exhibit*: secure a prime space for your organisation in the Global Village - offering the perfect dynamic setting to further engage a dialogue with the participants of the Congress
  • Stand-out*: step-up and become a Congress sponsor which will help you to network and engage influential leaders and key contacts from all over the world
  • Collect ideas and best practices: don’t miss out on anything and spread your team throughout the different outstanding sessions forming the programme 

*Privileged rates for UICC Members are available on Exhibition and Sponsorship opportunities.

If there is one event you need to attend in 2014, it’s the World Cancer Congress 
3 – 6 December 2014