Frontiers in Cancer Science 2019

4-6 November 2019   |   Academia @SGH, 20 College Rd, Singapore 169856

Frontiers in Cancer Science 2019 welcomes you to our 11th International Conference.

We invite scientists, doctors, students and other delegates engaging in scientific research related to cancer
to join us at Singapore’s preferred cancer conference.

We bring together distinguished cancer researchers with complementary knowledge and expertise
from across the globe for the exchange of ideas and information.

Join us for a time of dynamic interactions and the opportunity to learn from leading cancer experts.

International Speakers

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Sung-Hee BAEK

Seoul National University, South Korea

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Yinon BEN-NERIAH

Lautenberg Center for Immunology & Cancer Research, Israel

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Maria Ken FIGUEROA

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, USA

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Sankar GHOSH

Columbia University Medical Center, USA

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Margaret GOODELL

Baylor College of Medicine, USA

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Michael N. HALL

Biozentrum University of Basel, Switzerland

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Lijian HUI

Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

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Ira MELLMAN

Genetech, USA

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Dorothy SIPKINS

Duke University, USA

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Nahum SONENBERG

McGill University, Canada

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Sabine TEJPAR

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

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Sir Gregory WINTER

Trinity College University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

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Jing YANG

University of California, San Diego, USA

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Arial ZENG

Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

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Bing ZHU

National Laboratory of Biomacromolecules Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Local Speakers

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Jason CHAN

Division of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore

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Polly CHEN

Cancer Science Institute of Singapore

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Valerie CHEW

SingHealth, Singapore

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Edward CHOW

Cancer Science Institute Singapore

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Ramanuj DASGUPTA

Genome Institute of Singapore

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Naiyang FU

Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore

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HONG Wan Jin

Institute of Molecular Cell Biology, Singapore

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William HWANG

National Cancer Centre Singapore

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Philipp KALDIS

Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

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Joanne NGEOW

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine

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Derrick ONG

National University of Singapore

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Jason PITT

Cancer Science Institute Singapore

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Steve ROZEN

Duke-NUS Medical School

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Daniel TAN

National Cancer Centre Singapore

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TEE Wee Wei

Institute of Molecular Cell Biology, Singapore

Program

Hear innovative science and benefit from the vast knowledge shared at the FCS 2019!

Registration


Online registration is OPEN.

Rates are quoted in Singapore dollars. All prices are subjected to 7% GST.
* Affiliates refer to staff members and students from the Organizing Institutes: CSI, Duke-NUS, GIS, IMCB, LKCMed, NCCS, NCIS, NUS and NUHS
1. Please note that entry to the conference is strictly by registration only.

2. Please note that entry to a single talk on a complimentary basis is STRICTLY not allowed.

3. The above rates are nett prices and cover the registration fees for the whole duration of the conference (4-6 November 2019).

4. Registrations will allow admission to all scientific sessions, poster sessions, exhibition booths and lunch receptions.

5. For group registrations, please contact the conference secretariat.

6. Conference badges can be collected at the reception counter at the commencement of the conference.

7. All registered participants are requested to display the conference badge visibly at all times during the conference for identification.

8. Registration passes are strictly not transferrable.

9. Unutilized registrations are strictly non-refundable.

10. For group registrations, if a registered delegate has left the organization, the registration MUST BE cancelled; replacements are not allowed. The cancellation and refund policy applies.

11. For all registrations, cancellations must be made latest by 14 October 2019. Cancellations are strictly not allowed after the above date.

1. Payments are debited to ‘National University of Singapore’.

2. Payments must be made online via a credit card at the point of online registration.

3. FCS accepts the following credit cards:

  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

4. After completing the registration form, you will be prompted to make payment online via a credit card.

5. In the event your payment fails, please kindly arrange for payment via another credit card.

6. After completing the online payment, you will receive an acknowledgment for your registration and payment. However, please note that registrations are not confirmed until funds are received.

7. Please allow 7 working days for the updating of your payment in our records.

8. Once payments have been received, a confirmation email will be sent to you informing that your registrations are confirmed.

9. For your records, please print a copy of the confirmation email.

10. For group registrations, an invoice will be sent after registration closes.

11. For other payment methods, please contact the conference secretariat.

1. Requests for cancellations and refunds must be submitted in writing to the conference secretariat latest by 14 October 2019.

2. Requests submitted after the above date will strictly not be entertained.

Abstract Submission

Abstract submission is OPEN.

1. Abstracts are limited to a total maximum of 300 words, excluding authors’ affiliations.

2. All abstract titles should be in Title Caps.

3. Please submit your abstracts as an attachment in MS Word Format.

4. Authors’ affiliations should be submitted in the following sample format.
    Peter Tan1,2
  1Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, 2Department of Medicine, National University of Singapore

5. Please avoid adding graphics, charts or photographs in your abstracts; they should only be included in your poster.

6. Please ensure that all special characters / symbols and formatting are properly displayed in your submission.

7. Please refer to the Abstract Template provided.

8. Dateline for Submission: 2nd September 2019

Abstract submission is OPEN.

1. Abstract submissions are free.

2. All abstracts submitted must represent scientific research relevant to the studies of cancer research.

3. Authors submitting abstracts are responsible for ensuring that all authors listed on the abstract have been notified of the submission.

4. Abstracts must be submitted by the presenting author.

5. Preliminary Selection: All abstracts received will be assessed by members of the Review Committee, who are authorized to decide if an abstract shall be accepted to participate in the FCS 2019 Posters Presentation and/or Oral Presentation.

6. Only submitters of accepted abstracts will be notified about the acceptance via email.

7. All accepted posters, poster presentations and oral presentations will be reviewed by the appointed panel of Poster Judges.

8. Results of the poster presentations and oral presentations will be announced on 5 November 2019 and awards will be presented to the winners on 6 November 2019.

9. Please ensure that the abstracts you have submitted are accurate; no revisions can be made after the abstract has been submitted.

10. Submission of your abstract/s implies that you have read, understood and comply with the Terms and Conditions as outlined.

Abstract submission is a simple two-step process.

Step 1: Prepare your abstract using the Abstract Template provided.
Please download the Abstract Template here.

Step 2: Complete and submit an Abstract Submission Form.
Please fill in your Abstract Submission Form here. (Abstract submission is OPEN.)

Abstract Submitter Registration:

1. The invitation to submit an abstract does not constitute an offer to pay travel, accommodation or registration costs associated with the Conference.

2. Submitters of accepted abstracts will receive registration waivers.

1. Those whose abstracts have been accepted will be notified via email between 16 and 30 September 2019. Dates are subject to change, please check back for updates.

2. Participants of the FCS Posters Presentations should print a physical poster that is A1-sized, colored and of portrait orientation and bring it along to be displayed at the conference.

3. Results will be announced on 5 November 2019, Tuesday. 

4. Two winners of the best poster award will be awarded travel awards (up to USD$2,000 each) to support travel to the 2019 AACR Meeting. 

5. Certificates of award and prizes will be presented to the winners at the end of the conference on 6 November 2019, Wednesday.

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Academia @SGH

Address

20 College Rd, Singapore 169856

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Organizing Committee

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Kanaga SABAPATHY (Chairman)

National Cancer Centre Singapore

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Sudhakar JHA

Cancer Science Institute of Singapore

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Philipp KALDIS

Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

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H. Phillip KOEFFLER

National University Cancer Institute, Singapore

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Joanne NGEOW

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine

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Sin Tiong ONG

Duke-NUS Medical School

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Wai Leong TAM

Genome Institute of Singapore

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Vinay TERGAONKAR

Institute for Molecular and Cell Biology

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David M. VIRSHUP

Duke-NUS Medical School