World Cancer Leaders' Summit 2023

Welcome to the World Cancer Leaders' Summit registration platform.

The Summit is organised by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), its partners, the World Health Organisation (WHO), the International Agency of Research on Cancer (IARC), and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), and hosted by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), the American Cancer Society (ACS), the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), MD Anderson Cancer Center and Stand Up To Cancer.

The event will bring together 350 global leaders and key decision-makers from nearly 100 countries, including CEOs and senior leaders of major cancer societies, leagues, foundations, research institutes, hospitals, UN agencies and private corporations, as well as government representatives.

Participation is free and by invitation only. Capacity is limited.

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Monday, 16 October 2023

8:30am – 5:30pm
Partners & Networking Day (Day 1)

The first day of the Summit will accommodate a series of interactive sessions shaped with the Summit partners on different topics aligned with the Summit's theme, "Cancer Control in a changing world".

This day will also permit dedicated time to networking, creating and renewing connections with peers.

Tuesday, 17 October 2023

8:30am – 5:30pm
Summit Day (Day 2)

Composed of exclusive sessions, carried by high level speakers, revolving around the Summit theme: Cancer Control in a changing World. The theme aims to tackle pressing issues that have widened inequities and challenged progress in cancer control, such as the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change, globalisation, armed conflicts and economic crises.

6:00pm – 10:30pm
Gala Dinner (Day 2)

An exceptional Gala Dinner on the RMS Queen Mary! (exact time to be confirmed at a later stage)

Additional Information

Held in partnership with:

  • World Health Organization (WHO)
  • International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
  • International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

Co-hosted by:

  • American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • American Cancer Society (ACS)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Stand Up To Cancer