2022 World Cancer Congress

Wednesday, 13 April 2022

Latest Info: On the road to the 2022 World Cancer Congress – see who is coming

Preparations for the 2022 World Cancer Congress are well underway, with experts and leaders from 80 different countries having already confirmed their presence.

On the road to the Congress, we invite you to hear from Prof. Pierre-Yves Dietrich from the Department of Oncology at the Geneva University Hospitals, who is co-leading the Congress programme as one of the most influential leaders in Switzerland in driving progress in cancer control. Here he explains why the World Cancer Congress is the ideal platform for the cancer community to collaborate and why it is important to attend.

Find out more about the preliminary programme here.

Be amongst the first 300 to register and save up to 50%. Only a few spots left!

How to get engaged

Abstracts submission until 14 April
You have only a few days to submit your work and compete for a chance to win an award. Read full guidelines here.

Cinema submissions are now open
Submit your film, animation, documentary or campaign video clip, and showcase your work in the Congress Cinema. Learn more.

New leaders’ offer
A complementary leaders’ centric programme has been specifically crafted to convene the most influential decision-makers in public health. Read more.

Hear from Kalina Duncan: What is the priority in cancer control for the US National Cancer Institute in 2022? 


Submit your abstract until 15 April

Submit your work and join hundreds of other experts in discussions to advance cancer control.

Top-ranked abstract authors will be recognized for their achievements at the UICC Awards.

Presenting at the Congress is an excellent opportunity to showcase your achievements and the ones of your organisation. If you have developed work in advocacy, fundraising, science or research on any aspect of cancer control, this is your chance to present your findings and efforts to an audience from over 130 countries.
SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT
Reasons to submit an abstract

  • Have an active role in the programme
  • Help advance the global fight against cancer by sharing your expertise
  • Connect with peers and gain new perspectives to take home
  • Spark new collaborations which could allow you to take your work to the next level
  • Have your abstract included in a rich eLibrary available on the Congress online platform
  • Compete for a UICC award on a global stage

We look forward to receiving your contribution in the coming days. To read the full guidelines, go here.

And more…

You can also register at a preferred rate – the first 300 participants to register can save up to 50%.

REGISTER NOW
Follow updates to the programme – new sessions are added weekly!
DISCOVER THE PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME

World Cancer Congress returns, for the first time since 2018! At a time of heightened uncertainty and unrest, there is an ever-greater need for the cancer community to unite in support of people living with cancer, caregivers and all those working to reduce the burden of cancer around the globe.

At the 2022 World Cancer Congress, you will have the opportunity to connect with global cancer leaders, foster collaborations with peers and meet renowned experts in all areas of cancer control.

The diverse programme will provide you with insights, tools and best practices across six themes. It will combine in-person and digital elements hosted on a dedicated online platform.

A complementary leaders’ programme has been specifically crafted to convene the most influential decision makers in public health. More here.

Be amongst the first 300 to register and benefit from a discount of up to 50%.

REGISTER NOW

Call for abstracts until 15 April

Play an active role at the Congress by submitting your abstract or report.

You will be able to show your work to a global audience and have the chance to win one of the UICC awards.

SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT

Follow updates to the programme – new sessions are added weekly!

DISCOVER THE PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME