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 6th Arab and Southern European Countries Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Limassol, Cyprus                                        From: 22/01/2018 to: 26/01/2018 University Post-graduate Course - Clinical Oncology: Sarcomas, Milan, Italy                                        From: 05/02/2018 to: 09/03/2018 University Post-graduate Course - Clinical Oncology: Head & neck cancers, Milan, Italy                                        From: 24/03/2018 to: 29/03/2018 17th ESO-ESMO Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Nauen OT Groß Behnitz (Berlin area), Germany                                        From: 18/04/2018 to: 22/04/2018 4th ESO-ESMO Latin-American Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Mexico City, Mexico                                        From: 6/10/2018 to: 8/10/2018 4th ESO-ESMO Breast Cancer in Young Women International Conference, Lugano, Switzerland






Thursday, 19 October 2017
  Arrivals (Late afternoon)              
 19:00  Introductory keynote lecture
Chris Wild: Global burden of cancer and new challenges
 20:00 Dinner
Friday, 20 October 2017

9:00-11:00 How to incorporate cancer control in the health care agenda?   

Mathias Uhlén: New possibilities for better prevention and early diagnosis offered by basic research - More basic aspects

 Jamal-Hanjani Mariam: New possibilities for better prevention and early diagnosis - More clinical aspects

E. Blair Holladay tbc: Central role of modern pathology realizing cancer control

 Richard Sullivan: Structural improvement for delivering local therapies: the basis

Tito Fojo (New York, US): Which role for “new systemic treatments”?
 11:00 Coffee break
 11:15 Round table: participants to be discussed
 12:45 Lunch

14:00-15:45 How to measure the progress, if any, in the global fight against cancer?

Overview on different situations:

Middle East, Princess Dina 
 China, Chen Zhou You-Lin Qiao (with Skype participation of Chen Zhou, former Health Minister)
  Latin America, Alejandro Mohar (Mexico)
  Africa, Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health of Nigeria tbc
  General picture, Ramanan Laxminarayan (Washington DC, US)
 Coffee break

 16:15 Robert Yates (Chatham House): Why Universal Health coverage must include oncology services
Cary Adams (UICC): City Project

 17:00 Round table: participants to be discussed        
 18:00 End daily programme

 20:00 Dinner

Saturday, 21 October 2017


Keynote lecture
Rifat Atun: How to fund cancer control globally

 9:30 Round table and discussion about different models for funding cancer control
Coffee break
Final discussion about implementation of decisions/proposals