Brisbane Cancer Conference 2020

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Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

Merivale Street & Glenelg Street

South Brisbane, QLD 4101

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An opportunity to draw together cancer researchers in Brisbane and Queensland to advance collaborative efforts in cancer research.

About this Event

The Brisbane Cancer Conference will be held on 26 and 27 November 2020. Please arrive at 7:30am on the first day to check-in for an 8:00am start.

Please note that attendees will have a dedicated entrance to the Brisbane Conference and Exhibition Centre which is the Grey Street entrance. Cancer Conference attendees will not be allowed to enter through other doors.

Welcome to the 7th Brisbane Cancer Conference. With the establishment of the Brisbane Diamantina Health Partners as an NHMRC Advanced Health Research and Translation Centre, this meeting is an opportunity to draw together cancer researchers in Brisbane and Queensland to advance collaborative efforts in cancer research. The meeting comprises plenary lectures and workshops on recent scientific, technological, nursing and medical advances in the diagnosis and treatment of malignant disease.

VENUE LOCATION

The 2020 Brisbane Cancer Conference will be held at the Brisbane Convention and Conference Centre (BCEC) in the iconic South Bank Precinct.

Additional venue information:

BCEC Venue Information

BCEC Parking information

Public Transport to BCEC

BCEC Safe Event Guideline

PROGRAM INFORMATION

Thursday 26 November

On Thursday 26 November the meeting will start with Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Survivorship, and Immunotherapy meetings, amongst others, running from 8am – 12pm. There will be satellite symposia at lunch-time followed by plenary lectures from 2pm – 4pm and subsequently running workshops from 4:30pm – 6:30pm.

Conference Dinner - Thursday 26 November

A conference dinner will be held the evening of Thursday 26 November offering the opportunity to socialise with colleagues particularly from other institutions in the city and from Queensland.

Friday 27 November

The all-day meeting on 27 November will include plenary lectures followed by tumor site-specific workshops in the morning and afternoon. A key session will be lectures by Queensland oncology researchers that have contributed to global advances in our understanding of the epidemiology, molecular biology and treatment of malignant disease.

PROGRAM

2020 BCC Final Program

Additional information about the conference is on the Brisbane Cancer Conference website. 

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

For sponsorship opportunities: Brisbane Cancer Conference 2020 Prospectus and Invitation to Sponsor

Or email the Conference Coordinator, dianematthewsobyrne@gmail.com.

LOCAL ACCOMMODATION

Mantra South Bank

161 Grey Street, South Bank QLD 4101

Bookings: 1300 987 603 (Australia) / Mantra Website

Quest South Brisbane

46/50 Water Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101

Phone: +61 7 3007 8988

A discount off the current rates is given to attendees / guest speakers of a PA Research Foundation event. Book online using the link and steps below or phone and mention the "PA Research Foundation " or Promo Code "PAH" to receive the discounted rate of $133 to $255 with complimentary WIFI and secure parking (normally $25 per night).

  1. Go to Quest South Brisbane website
  2. Select the dates required
  3. Enter Promo code: PAH
  4. Click ‘Apply Discount’
  5. Book at your exclusive rate.

First in best dressed – once the Studios are sold out, only 1 BDR and 2 BDR will be available online.

FAQs

Who do I contact if I have questions?

For questions regarding the conference, please contact the Conference Coordinator, Diane O'Byrne: dianematthewsobyrne@gmail.com / 0497 291 896.

For questions regarding your registration, including cancelling your registration, please contact Sandra at the PA Research Foundation: sandra@pafoundation.org.au / 07 3180 1840.

What's the cancellation/refund policy?

If you can no longer attend the dinner, please inform us at least 7 days prior to the dinner. There are no refunds for cancellations made within 7 days of the dinner due to catering purposes. Eventbrite does not refund their fees if you change your mind or cannot attend the dinner. Full refunds will only be issued if the event is cancelled by the organiser.

If you can no longer attend the conference, please inform us at least 2 days prior to the conference.

If you need to cancel your registration, please do so through Eventbrite, or contact Sandra at the PA Research Foundation: sandra@pafoundation.org.au / 07 3180 1840.

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Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

Merivale Street & Glenelg Street

South Brisbane, QLD 4101

Australia

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