EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

Above: Brain tumour patient advocates from around the world attended the IBTA’s Third World Summit of Brain Tumour Patient Advocates in London, England, in October 2017. 

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

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis, many meetings and conferences around the world have been cancelled or postponed.  We are trying our best to keep up with this news but please make sure you check with conference organisers as to the status of their scheduled events.

PATIENT CONFERENCES AND EVENTS

2020

Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Webinar Series:
"When is Too Much? Knowing Your Limits During the Holiday Season"
16 December 2020
Online

SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES

2020

December

Webinar: Pushing the safety boundaries of surgery for glioblastoma: the FUTURE-GB trial
9 December 2020, 3.00pm GMT
Online

19th International Symposium on Pediatric Oncology (ISPNO 2020) NOW HYBRID (ONLINE+IN-PERSON) SEE WEBSITE FOR DETAILS
13-16 December 2020
Karuizawa, Nagano, Japan and online

2021

March

UICC World Cancer Congress - NOW CANCELLED FOR 2021
16-18 March 2021
Muscat, Oman

May

6th Quadrennial Meeting of the World Federation of Neuro-Oncology Societies (WFNOS) and 18th Meeting of the Asian Society for Neuro-Oncology (ASNO)
6-9 May 2021 Now postponed to 24-27 March 2022
Seoul, South Korea

April

SNO/NCI Joint Symposium: Targeting CNS Tumor Metabolism
6-7 April 2021
Maryland, USA

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre Neuro-oncology Conference 2021
19-20 April 2021
Cambridge, United Kingdom

June

2021 SNO Pediatric Conference – 6th Biennial Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Basic and Translational Research Conference
11-12 June 2021
Washington, D.C., USA

Posterior Fossa Society - First Global Meeting
11-13 June 2021
Liverpool, UK

Brain Tumors Meeting 2021
21-23 June 2021
Warsaw, Poland

September

15th Congress of the European Association of Neuro-Oncology (EANO)
23-26 September 2021
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

October

13th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Co-operative Trials Group for Neuro-Oncology (COGNO)
24–26 October 2021
Melbourne, Australia

November

Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO 2021) - SEE WEBSITE FOR UPDATES
17-21 November 2021
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Last updated 4 December 2020