Frontiers in Cancer Science 2018

12-14 November 2018   |   University Cultural Centre (UCC), National University of Singapore, 50 Kent Ridge Cres, Singapore 119279

Frontiers in Cancer Science 2018 welcomes you to our 10th 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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Omar ABDEL-WAHAB

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA

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Dafna BAR-SAGI

NYU Langone Health, USA

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Stephen B. BAYLIN

The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins, USA

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Karlene A. CIMPRICH

Stanford University, USA

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James DECAPRIO

Harvard Medical School, USA

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Vishva DIXIT

Genentech, USA

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Andrew FIRE

Stanford University, USA

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Elaine FUCHS

The Rockefeller University, USA

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Geoff LINDEMAN

The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia

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Hiroshi MAEDA

BioDynamics Research Foundation, Japan

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Paul MODRICH

Duke University, USA

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Anjana RAO

La Jolla Institute For Allergy & Immunology, USA

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Feyruz V. RASSOOL

University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA

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Andrew ROBERTS

The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia

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Manuel SERRANO

Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) Barcelona, Spain

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Tony TIGANIS

Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute, Australia

Local Speakers

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Ernesto GUCCIONE

Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

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Sudhakar JHA

Cancer Science Institute of Singapore

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H. Phillip KOEFFLER

National University Cancer Institute, Singapore

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Narayanan Gopalakrishna IYER

National Cancer Centre Singapore

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Prabha SAMPATH

Institute of Medical Biology

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TAM Wai Leong

Genome Institute of Singapore

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Patrick TAN

Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore

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Daniel TENEN

Cancer Science Institute of Singapore

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Vinay TERGAONKAR

Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

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Navin VERMA

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine

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Virgile VIASNOFF

Mechanobiology Institute

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David VIRSHUP

Duke-NUS Medical School

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Mei WANG

Duke-NUS Medical School

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Hanry YU

National Cancer Centre Singapore

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YU Qiang

Genome Institute of Singapore

Program

Hear innovative science and benefit from the vast knowledge shared at the FCS 2018!

Registration


Online registration is CLOSED.

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 (12-14 November 2018).

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 10 October 2018. 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 10 October 2018.

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

Abstract Submission

Abstract submission is CLOSED.

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.

Abstract submission is CLOSED.

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 2018 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 13 November 2018 and awards will be presented to the winners on 14 November 2018.

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 CLOSED.)

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 2018. 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 13 November, Tuesday.

4. Certificates of award and prizes will be presented to the winners at the end of the conference on 14 November, Wednesday.

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University Cultural Centre (UCC), National University of Singapore

Address

50 Kent Ridge Cres, Singapore 119279

How to get to UCC

Sponsors

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Media Partners:

 

Organizing Committee

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Philipp KALDIS (Chair)

Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

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Sudhakar JHA

Cancer Science Institute of Singapore

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David M. VIRSHUP

Duke-NUS Medical School

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ONG Sin Tiong

Duke-NUS Medical School

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TAM Wai Leong

Genome Institute of Singapore

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Ernesto GUCCIONE

Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

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Karen CRASTA

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine

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Kanaga SABAPATHY

National Cancer Centre Singapore

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H. Phillip KOEFFLER

National University Cancer Institute, Singapore