Leading UICC Members such as Cancer Council Australia, the Quebec Cancer Foundation, McGill University, MontrÃ©al University, the Chinese Anti-Cancer Association, the French League Against Cancer & ALIAMÂ have proudly housed this biennial event which is usually themed around an inspiring and pertinent topic to the cancer and global health development agendas.
The 2016 World Cancer Congress held in Paris, France created countless opportunities for 3260 experts from 139 countriesÂ to meet and exchange on the latest successful interventionsÂ in global cancer control. The event programme also emphasised cancer controlÂ issuesÂ affectingÂ Europe and Francophone Africa to better respond to the needs of the Congress participants from these regions.Â
+3'500 cancer and healthÂ professionals are expected to attendÂ the next World Cancer CongressÂ that will take placeÂ inÂ Kuala Lumpur fromÂ 1-4 October 2018.
For the 2020 or 2022 Congresses, the call for submissions is closed.
Please find here below the main steps to follow when submitting your expression of interest:
- A letter of expression of interestÂ from the CEO of your organisation indicating institutional support and commitment
- A letter of support from the proposed convention bureauÂ mentioning the destinationâ€™s capacity in hosting an event of such calibre
- The confirmation that your organisation will provide a financial investment of USD 750,000.
All expressions of interest must be submitted by one or several UICC Full Members,Â in collaboration and with the support of the national/city convention bureau.
If you are interested in hosting a future Congress, please contact Mrs Jessica Mathieu, Head of Events & Congress at UICC: email@example.com.Â