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

Together in Hope 2019
2-4 August 2019
Houston, Texas, USA

American Brain Tumor Association 2019 National Conference
6-7 September 2019
Rosemont, Illinois, USA

Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Webinar Series
"Transitioning Between Pediatric Brain Tumours to an Adult Setting"
18 September 2019, 6.00-6.45pm GMT

Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Webinar Series
"Canadian Brain Tumour Registry: Past, Present & Future"
9 October 2019, 6.00-6.45pm GMT

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

August

DIPG Symposium
2-3 August 2019
Sydney, NSW, Australia

2nd Conference of the Society for Neuro-Oncology Sub-Saharan Africa (SNOSSA)
7-8 August 2019
Cape Town, South Africa

SNO Inaugural Conference on Brain Metastases
16-17 August 2019
New York, New York, USA

September

European Cancer Summit (ECCO) 2019
12 - 14 September 2019
Brussels, Belgium

2nd Annual Middle East Neuro-Oncology Conference
13-14 September 2019
Beirut, Lebanon

14th Congress of European Association of Neuro-Oncology (EANO)
19-22 September 2019
Lyon, France

16th Annual Meeting of the Asian Society for Neuro-Oncology (ASNO 2019)
26-29 September 2019
Taipei, Taiwan

ESMO 2019 Annual Congress
27 September - 1 October 2019
Barcelona, Spain

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

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

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

2020

January

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

May

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

November

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

Last updated 26 August 2019