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

June

2016 ASCO Annual Meeting
3-7 June 2016
Chicago, Illinois, USA

17th International Symposium on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology (ISPNO 2016)
12-15 June 2016
Liverpool, United Kingdom

1st International Meeting on Meningioma
17-18 June 2016
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

18th Annual Meeting of the Brain Tumor Epidemiology Consortium (BTEC 2016): Immunefactors and viral interactions in brain cancer etiology and outcomes
21-23 June 2016
Barcelona, Spain

British Neuro-Oncology Society (BNOS) Conference 2016
29 June – 1 July 2016
Leeds, United Kingdom

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 Co-operative 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

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

European Cancer Conference (ECCO) 2017
27-30 January
Madrid, Spain

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

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

 

PATIENT CONFERENCES AND EVENTS

2016

ABTA Partners in Treatment and Care Meeting
30 April 2016
Arlington, Virginia, USA

National Brain Tumor Society "Head To The Hill"
2-3 May 2016
Washington DC, USA

ABTA Partners in Treatment and Care Meeting
21 May 2016
Denver, Colorado, USA

ABTA Partners in Treatment and Care Meeting
18 June 2016
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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

National Brain Tumour 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 27 May 2016