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2020 WORLD CANCER CONGRESS

MUSCAT, OMAN, 20 - 22 OCTOBER 2020

CALL FOR SESSION PROPOSALS

UICC is looking forward to receiving your session proposal for the 2020 World Cancer Congress, to be held in Muscat, Oman, from 20 - 22 October 2020.

Thank you for completing the session proposal web form and submitting it by pressing the “Submit” button at the bottom of the page. The deadline for submissions is Thursday 31 October 2019 at 23:59 CEST.

Any incomplete form may not be taken into consideration by the Programme Committee who will act as the reviewing panel for all proposals.

Please ensure that you have read the guidelines which will help you submit a quality proposal for the 2020 World Cancer Congress.

NB: Please note that incomplete forms cannot be saved.

UICC will give a preference to proposed sessions that include the following:

  • Identified session’s learning objectives, aim and purpose
  • Emphasis on interaction 
  • Innovative thinking in line with the congress theme “the way forward”, as well as one of the programme’s themes
  • Tools/implements that may be used by the audience
  • Topics of global interest 
  • Cross-sector or cross-country or cross-organisation proposals

1. SESSION ORGANISER

A. Each proposed session should be coordinated by a session organiser:

Please make sure to select the country of the organisation represented by the session organiser

B. Would you like to list a specific organisation/institution as the session organiser?

NB: This will appear in the programme

In case of doubt, please consult the UICC members’ map.

2. SESSION FORMAT

Please select your preferred choice of session format, bearing in mind that the Session reviewer may propose an alternative:

2. THEMES

Please select the most appropriate theme for your session:

3. SESSION TITLE

The session title should objectively describe the content. It should be brief and in sentence case. Thank you for not using non-standard abbreviations and commercial names.

4. SESSION DESCRIPTION

a. Aim and purpose

Please write two to three sentences describing the aim and purpose of your proposed session, including a rationale for why this is a priority topic of global interest, how the session helps achieve the World Cancer Declaration targets and how it reflects the Congress theme The way forward

b. Audience

Please specify the type of audience you are targeting with your session.

c. Learning Objectives

Please define two or three learning objectives for the participants attending your session.

d. Knowledge Transfer

Will your session include any tools/implements that participants will be able to use and/or take away with them?

5. SESSION CHAIR

Please propose a Chair (moderator) for your session. The session chair could be the session organiser or one of the proposed speakers who would agree to endorse both roles. Please note that only one Chair per session will be accepted.

Session Chair
Please enter the country of the speaker’s organisation.

6. SESSION PANELLISTS / PROPOSED SPEAKERS

Thank you for ensuring that the proposed speakers and panellists have been contacted or will be contacted by the session organiser and that they are available and willing to present during the 2020 World Cancer Congress.

Please comment on the questions the speakers/panellists will attempt to answer, and why they have been specifically put forward.

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Please note that the organisation you enter is the one that will be published in the Programme.
If the organisation is an acronym, please detail the full name and add the acronym in brackets.
For example, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC).
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