EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

Brain tumour patient advocates representing 27 countries attended the IBTA’s Second World Summit of Brain Tumour Patient Advocates in Sitges near Barcelona, Spain, in 2015.

Below is a list of scientific conferences of interest to the international brain tumour community. For a list of patient conferences and events please scroll to the bottom of the page. If you know of a conference or event which is not listed, please email us at chair@theibta.org.

SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES

2016

July

24th Biennial Congress of the European Association for Cancer Research (EACR 24)
9-12 July 2016
Manchester, United Kingdom

September

13th Annual Meeting of the Asian Society for Neuro-Oncology
11-15 September 2016
Sydney, NSW, Australia

9th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Cooperative Trials Group for Neuro-Oncology (COGNO)
11-15 September 2016
Sydney, NSW, Australia

Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) 2016 Annual Meeting
24-28 September 2016
San Diego, California, USA

58th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2016
25-28 September 2016
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

6th Annual Brain Metastases Research and Emerging Therapy Conference
30 September - 1 October 2016
Marseille, France

October

European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2016 Congress
7-11 October 2016
Copenhagen, Denmark

12th Congress of EANO
12-16 October 2016
Mannheim/Heidelberg, Germany

November

21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO 2016)
17-20 November 2016
Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

2017

January

The Royal Marsden Study Day - Targeted Treatments for Paediatric Cancers
17 January 2017
London, UK

European Cancer Conference (ECCO) 2017
27-30 January 2017
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

February

The Royal Marsden Paediatric Neuro-Oncology Study Day
13 February 2017
London, UK

CNIO Frontiers Meeting: Primary and Secondary Brain Tumours
19-22 February 2017
Madrid, Spain

April

AACR 108th Annual Meeting 2017
Washington, DC, USA
1-5 April 2017

June

2017 ASCO Annual Meeting
Chicago, Illinois, USA
2-6 June 2017

October

14th Annual Meeting of the Asian Society for Neuro-Oncology (ASNO 2017)
29-31 October 2017
Osaka, Japan

 

PATIENT CONFERENCES AND EVENTS

2016

ABTA 2016 Patient and Family Conference
29-30 July 2016
Chicago, Illinois, USA

National Brain Tumor Society 2016 Scientific Summit
29 September 2016
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

10th International Brain Tumour Awareness Week
22-29 October 2016
Activities will be held around the world to raise awareness of brain tumours

Last updated 8 July 2016