2019 AGENDA

Tuesday, September 24 2019
08.30 – 09.00 Registration (tea and coffee)
09.00 – 09.25 Welcome from leadership
09.25 – 12.00 Integrative Early Detection trough multiple technologies
(Session will have a short break between 10.20 – 10.40)

Chairs:

  • TBA

Speakers:

  • TBA
12.00 – 13.00

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch Break & Poster Viewing

Networking Session

14.00 – 16.35 Prognostic Early Detection
(Session will have a short break between 14.55 – 15.15)

Chairs:

  • TBA

Speakers:

  • TBA
17.30 – 19.30 Poster Session and Reception -Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center – McCaw Hall
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
08.30 – 09.00 Tea and coffee
09.00 – 09.25 Welcome & Recap
09.25 – 12.00 Signals from beyond the tumor
(Session will have a short break between 10.20 – 10.40)

Chairs:

  • TBA

Speakers:

  • TBA
12.00 – 13.15

13.15 – 14.00

Lunch Break

Special Session: TBA

14.15 – 16.50 Integrative Susceptibility for Early Detection
(Session will have a short break between 15.05 – 15.25)

Chairs:

  • TBA

Speakers:

  • TBA
17.30 – 19.30 Dinner Reception -Location TBA
Thursday 4 October 2018
08.30 – 09.00 Tea and coffee
09.00 – 09.25 Welcome
09.25 – 12.00 Fostering a translational mentality in Early Detection Research
(Session will have a short break between 10.20 – 10.40)

Chairs:

  • TBA

Speakers:

  • TBA
12.00 – 13.30 Lunch Break
13.30 – 15.30 Final Discussion

Chairs:

  • Bree Mitchell, Oregon Health and Science University
  • Sharoon Piterri, Canary Center at Stanford
  • Ashok Venkitaraman, University of Cambridge

The purpose of the session is to:

  • Explore the challenges and barriers to progress which have emerged over the course of the conference
  • Identify where gaps exist in our knowledge and expertise
  • Define these roadblocks as tractable challenges and as calls-to-action for the whole cancer research community
  • Explore how these challenges might be addressed through collaboration and integration of ideas from multiple disciplines, research areas and sectors
  • Consider the above with a mind-set of achieving meaningful progress towards impact on health
  • Provide input which will influence funders’ thinking around how they should develop and implement funding strategy in this field
15.30 Meeting close