20th International AEK Cancer Congress, Feburary 27th - March 1st 2019

Translating Cancer Biology: From Basic Mechanism to Therapeutic Exploitation

20th International AEK Cancer Congress -
"Translating Cancer Biology: From Basic Mechanism to Therapeutic Exploitation"

Chair
Lars Zender (Tübingen)

Co-Chairs
Simone Fulda (Frankfurt)
Johannes Zuber (Vienna

Keynote Speaker
Ton Schumacher (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Joan Massagué (New York, USA)

Confirmed speakers
Andrea Ablasser (Lausanne, Switzerland)
Bruno Amati (Milan, Italy)
René Bernards (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Oliver Bischof (Paris, France)
Matthias Dobbelstein (Göttingen, Germany)
Mikala Egeblad (New York, USA)
Martin Eilers (Würzburg, Germany)
Gerard Evan (Cambridge, United Kingdom)
Florian Greten (Frankfurt, Germany)
Douglas Hanahan (Lausanne, Switzerland)
Mathias Heikenwälder (Heidelberg, Germany)
Michael T. Hemann (Cambridge, USA)
Jos Jonkers (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Michael Karin (San Diego, USA)
Luis Toledo Lazaro (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Scott Lowe (New York, USA)
Klaus Pantel (Hamburg, Germany)
Eli Pikarsky (Jerusalem, Israel)
Helmut Salih (Tübingen, Germany)

Congress Venue
EMBL Advanced Training Centre
Meyerhofstraße 1, D-69117 Heidelberg
 

Main Topics

  • Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
  • Cellular Senescence in Cancer
  • Metastasis
  • Novel Tools and Model Systems in Cancer Research
  • Replicative Stress and DNA Damage Response
  • Targeting Myc and Ras
  • Tumor Microenvironment

Important Information - Registration

  • Early bird registration deadline: December 13th, 2018
  • Reduced fees for DKG-members and Students