Schedule 2018

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07:30 to 08:00

RoomKuala Lumpur Convention Centre Park entrance
Yoga in KLCC Park
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07:30 to 09:00

RoomConference Hall 3
Sponsored Breakfast Roundtable -Best practice patient advocacy in Asia Pacific: the importance of collaborating for change
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
Organised by Amgen Inc. (United States)
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09:00 to 10:00

RoomPatient Group Pavillion
Patient Group Pavilion - Patients Voices - Session 13
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
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09:00 to 10:30

RoomPlenary Theatre
Bridging the gap between cancer control and hepatitis strategies to reduce the burden of liver cancer
Track 1 - Motivating prevention and healthy behaviours
Organised by Cancer Council Victoria (Australia)
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Room304-305
Cervical cancer screening programs in high and low resource settings
Track 2 - Advances in screening and early detection
Organised by University of Michigan School of Public Health (United States) and Cancer Society of Finland (Finland)
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Room403-404
Cancer workforce: strategies to provide integrated, people-centred cancer care
Track 3 - Improved and sustainable healthcare systems for better outcomes
Organised by World Health Organization (Switzerland) and Macmillan Cancer Support (United Kingdom)
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Room406-407
Understanding patient needs and building communities for better advocacy: the cancer and NCD experiences
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
Organised by the NCD Alliance (Switzerland), Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland), and Rethink Breast Cancer (Canada)
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Room408-409
Using effective partnerships to mobilise resources for cancer control
Track 5 - Raising funds and attracting resources
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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10:00 to 11:00

RoomPatient Group Pavillion
Patient Group Pavilion - Patients Voices - Session 14
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
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10:30 to 11:00

RoomAbstract Hub - Epod rooms
ePoster presentations Morning Break Day 3
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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RoomMeet'in Café
Meet'in Café - Keeping it real : implementing knowledge across different settings
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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RoomNCD Café
NCD Café - Moving to the Beat of the NCD Response: Building a Global Movement for Physical Activity
Organised by NCD Alliance (Switzerland)
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11:00 to 12:30

RoomPlenary Theatre
Plenary - The economics of prevention
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11:15 to 12:30

RoomPatient Group Pavillion
Patient Group Pavilion - Patients Voices - Session 15
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
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12:40 to 13:40

RoomAbstract Hub - Epod rooms
ePoster presentations Lunch Break Day 3
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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RoomMeet'in Café
Meet'in Café - Meet the plenary speakers: The economics of prevention
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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Room410
Sponsored Session - Tobacco tax wins - preventing cancer through joint action
Track 1 - Motivating prevention and healthy behaviours
Organised by The American Cancer Society (united States), and Cancer Research UK (United Kingdom)
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Room301
CEO Session - Innovation in fundraising: exploring creative resource mobilisation strategies
Track 5 - Raising funds and attracting resources
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland). For CEOs of UICC Full member organisations only.
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13:50 to 14:50

RoomPlenary Theatre
Big Debate 3 - Has time come to stop investing in chemoprevention trials?
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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Room305
ICISG General Assembly
Organised by International Cancer Information Service Group (United Kingdom)
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Room405
UICC Regional Meeting - North America and Global Collaborations
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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Room403
Full Implementation of the WHO FCTC Demand and Supply Reduction Measures to Mitigate the Global Smokeless Tobacco Burden
Track 1 - Motivating prevention and healthy behaviours
Organised by National Institute of Cancer Prevention and Research (India)
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RoomAbstract Hub - Theatre
Abstract Oral 3 - Advances in screening and early detection
Track 2 - Advances in screening and early detection
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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Room410
Cancer screening among Indigenous peoples
Track 2 - Advances in screening and early detection
Organised by Cancer screening among Indigenous peoples (New Zealand)
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Room408
Improving health system efficiency for breast and cervical cancer screening and early detection in Africa
Track 2 - Advances in screening and early detection
Organised by Southern Methodist University (United States)
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Room406-407
Access to medicines: cancer patients, human rights and the state
Track 3 - Improved and sustainable healthcare systems for better outcomes
Organised by Dutch Cancer Society (The Netherlands)
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Room409
Educating the cancer care professionals of the 21st century – implications for investment in transformative education to integrate NCDs and focus on novel global educational curricula in oncology
Track 3 - Improved and sustainable healthcare systems for better outcomes
Organised by World Health Organization (Switzerland) and Society of Surgical Oncology (United States)
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Room301
Toward integrating distress management into routine cancer care: Experiences among the Asian Pacific Psycho-oncology Network
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
Organised by Asia Pacific Psycho Oncology Network
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Room306
Helping patients meet gaps in financing their cancer journey
Track 5 - Raising funds and attracting resources
Organised by Cancer Patients Aid Association (India)
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Room404
Spotlight on innovative fundraising models
Track 5 - Raising funds and attracting resources
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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15:00 to 16:30

Room405
UICC Regional Meeting - Europe, including the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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Room306
From evidence to practice – opportunities and challenges in obesity-related cancer prevention
Track 1 - Motivating prevention and healthy behaviours
Organised by Cancer Council Victoria and McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer (Australia), Cancer Research UK and World Cancer Research Fund International (United Kingdom)
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Room406-407
The role of law in advancing Universal Health Coverage and strengthening cancer prevention and control
Track 1 - Motivating prevention and healthy behaviours
Organised by McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer (Australia)
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Room305
Models of health care for earlier diagnosis of symptomatic cancer
Track 2 - Advances in screening and early detection
Organised by Newcastle University (United Kingdom)
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Room409
Achieving sustainable and equitable cancer care: Leveraging policy to drive improvements in access and equity across health systems
Track 3 - Improved and sustainable healthcare systems for better outcomes
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland) and Cancer Council Victoria (Australia)
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Room304
Delivering equitable access to quality cancer care: Local Champions Driving Change
Track 3 - Improved and sustainable healthcare systems for better outcomes
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland) and European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology (Belgium)
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Room301
Investment on Childhood Cancer through global international cooperative actions
Track 3 - Improved and sustainable healthcare systems for better outcomes
Organised by International Society of Pediatric Oncology (Switzerland) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (United States)
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Room408
Reducing cancer disparities globally through innovative technology approaches
Track 3 - Improved and sustainable healthcare systems for better outcomes
Organised by Project ECHO, University of Arizona, Southern Methodist University (United States)
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Room302-303
Effective person-centred communication for engaging and empowering those affected by cancer.
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
Organised by Cancer Council Victoria (Australia)
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RoomPlenary Theatre
Film - Hippocratic: 18 Experiments in Gently Shaking the World
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
Produced by Moonshine Agency (Australia)
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RoomAbstract Hub - Theatre
Rapid Fire 5 - Access to care, empowering patients, cancer caregivers and cancer survivors
Track 4 - Maximising quality of life and death. Empowering patients and care givers
Organised by Union for International Cancer Control (Switzerland)
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Room403
Financing Models for Cancer Care: What approach is best, and how can we protect patients?
Track 5 - Raising funds and attracting resources
Organised by World Health Organization (Switzerland)
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16:30 to 17:30

RoomGlobal Village
World Cancer Congress - Closing reception
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