NEW at the World Cancer Congress: the Big sCreen

The Big sCreen is a great opportunity for all organisations to spread their messages through a projection of crafted short films or campaign videos that have had a marked impact.

Communicating effectively is a key component of the global fight against cancer. Don’t miss this opportunity to share your successful films with experts from all over the world, and inspire others to do the same in their country, so they can have an impact too.

Submit your film now by clicking HERE.

UICC is thrilled to have received 200 session proposals for the 2014 World Cancer Congress. The quality of work put in by UICC members in proposing sessions for the programme is impressive. Thank you for your commitment and support in making the Programme a success.

UICC would like to thank members for their participation and engagement in helping to build the programme for what promises to be one of the most important cancer congresses in the world.

All proposals are currently being reviewed by the Programme Committee. Due to the extension of the deadline, notifications to all session organisers on the status of their proposals will be communicated early August.

Now, you can start promoting the 2014 World Cancer Congress (3 - 6 December 2014) amongst your own network and ensure you have marked the dates in your calendar.

Why you should be at the 2014 World Cancer Congress:

  • 98% of the 2012 World Cancer Congress participants would recommend the event to a colleague 
  • Leading international conference on the latest information on global advances in cancer control 
  • Support UICC's global advocacy campaign to ensure cancer is addressed as part of the global public health and development agenda
  • Network and exchange with participants representing the whole spectrum of cancer control – cancer control experts, practitioners and advocates 
  • Strengthen and share your knowledge in your area of expertise AND learn about topics of cancer control and global health that are not specifically your field of work
  • Build for the future: meet new partners & welcome tomorrow's leaders
  • Discover Australia, a country that is at the forefront of the global fight against cancer, but that is also one of the most fascinating and contrasting land to visit

As an UICC member, you receive these benefits during Congress:

  • SAVE money on Congress registrations
  • GET EXCLUSIVE access to members’ meeting rooms where you can hold meetings during key times at the center of the Global Village
  • MORE SAVING by registering a whole delegation. 
  • PLUS look out for the on-line news to have an overview of the daily activities and support other members’ sessions and presentations.

Please visit for regular updates, testimonials from past participants, innovations, how to get involved and much more.