Innovations in Oncology

Program Overview

The 3rd International Symposium "Innovations In Oncology" will open for registration on 26 June 2017 at 08:45 AM. On 27 June 2017 registration will be open from 08:30 AM.

June 26, 2017: 09:15 PM – 6:20 PM

  • Satellite Symposium "The Future Is Now" hosted by Roche

  • Session I: How To Do Screening and Risk Prediction

    Confirmed speakers:
    Ami Bhatt, University of Stanford
    C. Richard Boland, Baylor Center of Gastrointestinal Cancer Research, Dallas
    Richard Houlston, The Institute of Cancer Research, London
    Martha Shrubsole, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Science, Nashville


  • Panel Discussion I: What Will it Take to Eliminate CRC in the Next 20 Years?

  • Keynote Lecture: Otmar D. Wiestler, Helmholtz Association

  • Session II: Improving The Prognosis of CRC by Early Detection

    Confirmed speakers:
    Peer Bork, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg
    Hossam Haick, Israel Institute of Technology
    Maximilian Reiser, Ludwigs-Maximilians-University Munich
    Thomas Seufferlein, University Clinics Ulm


June 27, 2017: 9:00 AM – 6:10 PM

  • Keynote Lecture II

    Invited speaker:
    Ronald DePinho, President of MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston


  • Session III: Big Data To Smart Data

    Confirmed speakers:
    Gerrit A. Meijer, AACR GeniE / Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam
    Andrew Morris, University of Edinburgh

    Rolf Sijmons, University of Groningen

  • Panel Discussion II: Whom do we Need to Eliminate CRC in the Next 20 Years?

  • Session IV: ASCO-Hotline

    Confirmed speaker:
    Diana Lüftner, Charité University Clinics, Berlin


  • Session V: Oncology Pipeline

  • Session VI: Innovative In Therapy

    Confirmed speakers:
    Niels Halama, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg

    Eric Tran, Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, Providence Cancer Center, Portland

    Invited speakers:
    Aurelien Marabelle, Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif
    Pablo Umana, Roche Zürich