From: 26/04/2017 to: 30/04/2017 3rd ESO-ESMO Latin-American Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, San Jose, Costa Rica                                        From: 7/05/2017 to: 7/05/2017 4th ESO Lung Cancer Observatory, Geneva, Switzerland                                        From: 18/05/2017 to: 19/05/2017 Eurasia Course on Gastrointestinal Malignancies, Moscow, Russian Federation                                        From: 22/05/2017 to: 26/05/2017 3rd ESOP-ESO Advanced Masterclass in Oncology Pharmacy, Lisbon, Portugal                                        From: 26/05/2017 to: 27/05/2017 ESMO Preceptorship on Immuno-Oncology 2017, Amsterdam, The Netherlands                                        From: 10/06/2017 to: 13/06/2017 Leukaemia and Lymphoma, Ascona, Switzerland                                        From: 21/06/2017 to: 23/06/2017 Masterclass in Oncology Basics for Beginners, Cambridge, United Kingdom                                        From: 30/06/2017 to: 05/07/2017 4th ESO-ESMO Eastern Europe and Balkan Region Masterclass in Medical Oncology, Belgrade, Serbia                                        From: 13/07/2017 to: 18/07/2017 ESMO-ESO Course on Medical Oncology for Medical Students, Valencia, Spain                                        From: 15/07/2017 to: 15/07/2017 Breast Cancer in Young Women: Joint DFCI-ESO Symposium, Boston, US                                        From: 28/08/2017 to: 08/09/2017 ESO-ESSO-ESTRO Multidisciplinary Course in Oncology for Medical Students, Antwerp, Belgium                                        From: 06/10/2017 to: 07/10/2017 Eastern Europe and Balkan Region Refresher Course on Breast Cancer, Krakow, Poland                                        From: 18/10/2017 to: 20/10/2017 4th Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Tbilisi, Georgia                                        From: 18/10/2017 to: 18/10/2017 ESO Breast Cancer Observatory, Tehran, Iran                                        From: 27/10/2017 to: 28/10/2017 9th Clinical Oncology Update - Onkologia 2017, Krakow, Poland                                        From: 02/11/2017 to: 04/11/2017 ESO-ESMO Advanced Breast Cancer Fourth International Consensus Conference (ABC4), Lisbon, Portugal                                        From: 02/12/2017 to: 04/12/2017 ESO-ESMO-RCE Clinical Update on Rare Adult Solid Cancers, Milan, Italy                                        From: 15/12/2017 to: 18/12/2017 1st Mediterranean Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Limassol, Cyprus

One hundred experts was invited to attend the meeting and contribute to the discussion. Participants was selected based on the following criteria: 

- Leading cancer clinicians and researchers as evidenced by impact factor, presentations at leading conferences and membership of boards 
  of regional/international organisations;
- Advocacy leaders who represent important patient organisations;
- Journalists with a strong track record of reporting cancer stories.

Bernhard Albrecht, Der Spiegel and freelancing, Hamburg, Germany
Ulrich Bahnsen, Science Correspondence, Die Zeit, Hamburg, Germany
Sarah Boseley, Health Editor of The Guardian, London, United Kingdom
Steve Connor, Science Editor, The Independent, London, United Kingdom
Clive Cookson, Science Editor, Financial Times, London, United Kingdom
Masaru Fujita, Staff Writer, Health and Medical News Department, Yomiuri Shimbun, Tokyo, Japan
Clifton Leaf, Staff Editor, The Op-Ed Page and Sunday Review, The New York Times, New York, USA
Theres Lüthi, Science Editor, NZZ am Sontag, Zurich, Switzerland
Mayka Sanchez, Journalist, El Pais, Madrid, Spain
Juan Shan, Health Journalist, China Daily, Beijing, China
Felix Straumann, Science Editor, Tages-Anzeiger, Zurich, Switzerland
Rabiya S. Tuma, Science Writer, The Economist and freelance, San Francisco, USA
Donata Francese, “Consulenti Associati”, Milan, Italy
Vera Martinella, Il Corriere della Sera, Milan, Italy
Daniela Ovadia, Fondamentale, Milan, Italy
Anna Wagstaff, Assistant Editor, Cancer World Magazine, European School of Oncology Editorial Office, Milan, Italy