Programme

Co-chairs
Andrés Cervantes, Spain
Georgia Demetriou, South Africa
Hannah Simonds, South Africa
Scientific Committee
Andrés Cervantes, Spain
Georgia Demetriou, South Africa
Hannah Simonds, South Africa
Rolf A. Stahel, Switzerland
Daniel A. Vorobiof, South Africa/Israel
Faculty
Uwe Platzbecker, Germany Stein Kaasa, Norway
Alex A. Adjei, United States of America Solange Peters, Switzerland
Nicoletta Colombo, Italy Hannah Simonds, South Africa
Arndt Vogel, Germany Rolf A. Stahel, Switzerland
Caroline Robert, France Fortunato Ciardiello, Italy
Fatima Cardoso, Portugal Eric van Cutsem, Belgium
Andrés Cervantes, Spain Ronald De Wit, Netherlands
Kevin Harrington, United Kingdom Philippe Moreau, France
Georgia Demetriou, South Africa  

ACCREDITATION                                                    

The programme of this event will be accredited with ESMO-MORA category 1 points. Recertification is necessary for medical oncologists to remain professionally certified by ESMO. Recertification guarantees that a certified medical oncologist has continued to update her/his knowledge and continues to possess the necessary skills and standards for the practice of medical oncology. For further information please refer to www.esmo.org

The programme of this event will be accredited with CEU points by the University of Cape Town – for South African doctors.

Friday, 14th February 2020
07:30-08:00 pre-SUMMIT Workshops Registration
Pre-SUMMIT WORKSHOPS (by reservation only)
08:00-11:00 Workshop 1: Implementation of ESMO guidelines in Ovarian Cancer – challenges in Africa Nicoletta Colombo, IT

Keo Tabane, ZA

08:00-11:00 Workshop 2: Implementation of a Pain Control – challenges in Africa Stein Kaasa, NO

Rene Krause, ZA

08:00-11:00 Workshop 3: Implementation of ESMO guidelines in Malignant Lymphoma – challenges in Africa TBC

Johnny Malagu, ZA

11:15-12:15 Brunch and Satellite Symposium
SUMMIT Registration 10:00-12:30
SUMMIT PROGRAMME
Welcome & Introduction
12:30-12:40 Welcome address Hannah Simonds, ZA

Georgia Demetriou, ZA

Andrés Cervantes, ES

12:40-12:50 Introduction by ESMO President Solange Peters, CH
12:50-13:00
Session 1 Breast Cancer
Chairs: Fatima Cardoso, PT
13:00-13:30 Current standards and practice changing studies in Breast Cancer in 2019 Fatima Cardoso, PT
13:30-13:40 Cases presentation on Male Breast Cancer
13:40-13:50 Discussion
13:50-14:20 Current standards and practice changing studies in Advanced Breast Cancer Fatima Cardoso, PT
14:20-14:30 Case presentation on Triple Negative Breast Cancer
14:30-14:40 Panel Discussion
14:40-15:10 Coffee Break
Session 2 Workshop report back
Chairs :
15:10-15:20 Report back on workshop 1: Implementation of ESMO guidelines in Ovarian Cancer – challenges in Africa
15:20-15:30 Discussion
15:30-15:40 Report back on workshop 2: Implementation of a Pain Control – challenges in Africa
15:40-15:50 Discussion
15:50-16:00 Report back on workshop 3: Implementation of ESMO guidelines in Malignant Lymphoma – challenges in Africa Johnny Malagu, ZA
16:00-16:10 Discussion
Session 3 Development in Radiotherapy
Chairs:  Kevin Harrington, UK
16:10-16:40
16:40-17:10 Current Advances in Radiation Therapy in Head & Neck Cancers Kevin Harrington, UK
17:10-17:30 Panel  Discussion
17:30 Adjourn
17:40 Welcoming Cocktail
Saturday, 15th February 2020
Session 4 Myeloma
Chairs:
08:00-08:30 Current standards of care of Myeloma Philippe Moreau, FR
08:30-08:45 Case presentation on Myeloma
08:45-09:00 Discussion
09:00-09:30 Current standards of care and practice changing studies on Myelodysplastic Syndromes Uwe Platzbecker, DE
09:30-09:45 Case presentation on Myelodysplastic Syndromes  
09:45-10:00 Panel discussion
10:00-10:20 Coffee Break
Session 5 Development in Systemic Therapies
Chairs: 
10:20-10:45 State of the art in development of immunotherapy Alex. A. Adjei, US
10:45-11:10 Current Standards of care and practice changing studies in Advanced Melanoma Caroline Robert, FR
11:10-11:30 Case presentation on Advanced Melanoma
11:30-11:50 Current Standards of care and practice changing studies in Early Melanoma Caroline Robert, FR
11:50-12:10 Case presentation on Early Melanoma
12:10-12:20 Panel discussion
12:20-13:20 Lunch and Satellite Symposium
Session 6 Lung Cancer
Chairs:
13:20-13:50 Practice changing studies in Thoracic Malignancies in 2019 Solange Peters, CH
13:50-14:00 Case presentation on Lung Cancer
14:00-14:15 Discussion
14:15-14:45 Current Standard of Care in Thoracic Malignancies Rolf A. Stahel, CH
14:45-14:55 Case presentation on Thymoma
14:55-15:10 Discussion
15:10-15:30 Coffee break
Session 7 Gynaecological Cancers
Chairs: Nicoletta Colombo, IT
15:30-15:50 Current Standard of Care and Practice changing studies in Ovarian Cancers Nicoletta Colombo, IT
15:50-16:10 Case presentation on Ovarian Cancers
16:10-16:30 Current Standard of Care and Practice changing studies in Endometrial Carcinoma Nicoletta Colombo, IT
16:30-16:50 Case presentation on Endometrial Carcinoma  
16:50-17:05 Discussion
17:05-17:30 Pain Control Stein Kaasa, NO
17:30-17:45 Discussion
17:45 Adjourn
Sunday, 16th February 2020
Session 8 GI Cancers
Chairs:
08:00-08:20 Practice changing studies in GI Cancers in 2019 Andrés Cervantes, ES
08:20-08:50 Current Standard of Care of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Arndt Vogel, DE
08:50-09:00 Case presentation on Hepatocellular Carcinoma
09:00-09:15 Discussion
09:15-09:45 Current Standard of Care of Pancreatic Cancer Eric Van Cutsem, BE
09:45-09:55 Case presentation on Pancreatic Cancer
09:55-10:05 Discussion
10:05-10:25 Current Standard of Care of Advanced Colorectal Cancer Fortunato Ciardiello, IT
10:25-10:35 Case presentation on Advanced Colorectal Cancer
10:35-10:45 Panel Discussion
10:45-11:05 Coffee break
Session 9 Prostate Cancers
Chairs:
11:05-11:35 Standards of Care in Prostate Cancers
11:35-11:45 Case Presentation in Prostate Cancers  
11:45-12:00 Discussion
12:00-12:30 Practice changing studies in Prostate Cancers in 2019
12:30-12:40 Panel Discussion
12:40-12:45 Closing