ECPC Annual Congress and Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Renaissance Hotel, Brussels

7 – 9 June 2019

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Draft Agenda

FRIDAY 7 JUNE

09:00 – 14:00 Pre-congress Workshops & Events

  • Social Disparities in Cancer
  • Urothelial Cancer
  • Rare Cancers

14:30 - 16:00 Registration to the Congress

16:00 – 16:30 Group Photo

16:30 – 17:45 Opening Session moderated by Tamsin Rose

16:30 – 16:40 Welcome Address

Chaired by ECPC President, Francesco De Lorenzo

16:40 - 16:50 Introduction to the congress programme

Antonella Cardone, ECPC Director

16:50 - 17:20 ECPC's achievements in the past year

ECPC President, Francesco De Lorenzo

17:20 – 17.45 Q&A

17:45 – 18.30 Health Technology Assessment moderated by Tamsin Rose

Chaired by Jana Pelouchova, ECPC Board Member

  • European Commission Proposal on Health Technology Assessment Cooperation and Patient Involvement in HTA

Flora Giorgio, Head of Sector HTA, DG SANTE, European Commission (TBC) 

  • Standards and Values for patient involvement

Karen Facey, Evidence-Based Health Policy Consultant, HTAi Board Member, SHTG Member (TBC)

18:15 – 18:30 Q&A

20:00 - 22:00 Dinner

SATURDAY 8 JUNE

09:00 - 09:30 Registration to the Congress

09:30 - 09:40 Introduction to the programme of the day moderated by Tamsin Rose

09:40 - 11:00 Social Disparities & Work-Life Balance Directive moderated by Tamsin Rose   

Chaired by: Kathi Apostolidis, Vice-President ECPC and Francoise Meunier, Vice-President FEAM 

  • Work-Life Directive and European Pillar of Social Rights, from regulation to implementation

European Commission Speaker (TBI)

  • Europe of Social Disparities

 Antonella Cardone, ECPC Director

 Roberto De Miro, Chair of the ECPC Legal Network for Cancer Patients

  • Embracing Carers

Mihaela Militaru, Senior Director, EU Patient Advocacy, Merck Group

11:00- 11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 - 12:10 Digital Health moderated by Tamsin Rose

Chaired by Ken Mastris, ECPC Board Member

  • Overview of Digital Health

Saskia Timmer, Director, Changing Healthcare (TBC)

  • eSMART

Roma Maguire, Professor of Digital health and Care, University of Strathclyde 

  • Artificial Intelligence and ECPC activities

Presented by IBM (TBI)

12:10 – 12:30 Q&A

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch buffet

14:00 - 15:00 Personalised medicine moderated by Tamsin Rose

Chaired by Matti Järvinen, ECPC Board Member

  • Keeping the Person and Patient in Personalised Precision Medicine 

Denis Horgan, Executive Director, European Alliance for Personalised Medicine

  • The era of new advanced cancer diagnostics

Marc van der Bulcke, Head of Service, Cancer Centre, Sciensano (TBC)

  • European Liquid Biopsy Academy

Danijela Koppers-Lalic, VU Medical Center, Cancer Center Amsterdam (TBC)

15:00 – 15:30 HTA Educational module

Alex Filicevas, Head of EU Affairs, ECPC

15:30 – 16:00 Malnutrition and Cancer

Isabelle Manneh, Head of Health & Research Programmes, ECPC

16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break

16:30 - 17:30 Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy

19:15 - 23:00 Dinner

 

SUNDAY 9 JUNE

09:00 - 10:30 ECPC Members share their best practices moderated by Tamsin Rose

Chaired by Maude Andersson, ECPC Board Member

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 13:00 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

11:00 – 11:15 Activity Report

11:15 – 11:30 Financial Report

11:30 – 11:45 2019 Action Plan

11:45 – 12:00 2019 Budget

12:00 – 12:15 AGM Release of responsibility of the current board

12:15 – 12:45 The past President introduces the new board

12:45 – 13:00 Conclusions and closing of the AGM