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 chair@theibta.org.

PATIENT CONFERENCES AND EVENTS

2019

International Brain Tumour Awareness Week
26 October - 2 November 2019
Patient advocates around the world will be holding activities to promote awareness of brain tumours

SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES

2019

October

9th Annual Brain Metastases Research and Emerging Therapy Conference
4-5 October 2019
Marseille, France

Neuroscience 2019
19 - 23 October 2019
Chicago, USA

47th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery (ISPN2019)
20-24 October 2019
Birmingham, UK

International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) 2019
23 - 26 October 2019
Lyon, France

12th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Co-operative Trials Group for Neuro-Oncology (COGNO)
27 - 29 October 2019 (Patient Information Forum on 27 October)
Sydney, Australia

November

1st Asia Pacific Low Grade Glioma Network Meeting
1-2 November 2019
Singapore

2019 NCRI Cancer Conference
3 - 5 November 2019
Glasgow, UK

2019 Cancer Survivorship Symposium
8 November 2019
Chicago, Illinois, USA

2019 SNO-SCIDOT Joint Conference on Therapeutic Delivery to the CNS
20 - 21 November 2019
Phoenix, Arizona, USA

24th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO 2019)
20 - 24 November 2019
Phoenix, Arizona, USA

5th ESMO Asia Congress 2019
22-24 November 2019
Singapore

December

Inaugural Glioblastoma Drug Development Summit
10-11 December 2019
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

2020

January

The Royal Marsden Paediatric Solid Tumours Study Day
14 January 2020
London, UK

February

Workshop on Drug Delivery to the Brain
27 February 2020
Edinburgh, UK

March

EANO Winter School - Advances in Neuro-Oncology: how to translate into clinic
12-14 March 2020
Warsaw, Poland

May

20th Biennial Canadian Neuro-Oncology Meeting
14-17 May 2020
Ottawa, Canada

6th Congress of the European Academy of Neurology
23-26 May 2020
Paris, France

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2020 Annual Meeting
29 May-2 June 2020
Chicago, Illinois, USA

June

19th International Symposium on Pediatric Oncology (ISPNO 2020)
(Introductory video can be viewed here)
21-24 June 2020
Karuizawa, Nagano, Japan

August

2nd Harvard Asia-Pacific Neuro-Oncology CME Conference
3-7 August 2020
Lahaina, Hawaii, USA

September

15th Congress of the European Association of Neuro-Oncology (EANO)
10-13 September 2020
Glasgow, UK

October

17th Annual Meeting of the Asian Society for Neuro-Oncology
28-31 October 2020
Bali, Indonesia

November

25th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO 2020)
18-22 November 2020
Austin, Texas, USA

2021

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
Seoul, South Korea

November

25th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO 2021)
17-21 November 2021
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Last updated 11 November 2019