The call for sessions hit a new record, with 330 session proposals received from all over the globe.
This success shows a tremendous collaborative effort and engagement from the cancer and the NCD communities. They have come up with innovative and exciting proposals that present a wide breadth of cross-organisational and cross-sectoral initiatives, with proposed speakers from around the world.
The next World Cancer Congress (WCC) will be held in Geneva, Switzerland from 17 to 20 October 2022. UICC’s new President, Professor Anil D’Cruz, made this announcement at UICC’s virtual General Assembly on Tuesday 6th October.
Due to ongoing uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic and the disruption to travel and social gatherings into 2021, UICC has decided to suspend the World Cancer Congress planned for March 2021 in Oman.