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World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer
The Official Partner of the World Congress on GI Cancer
29 June – 2 July 2022 | Barcelona, Spain

The ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer represents the year’s premier gathering of international oncology professionals who are dedicated to improving the lives of patients impacted by diseases of the GI tract. The Congress is the leading global platform for discussing the latest emerging data and new research in this rapidly advancing scientific field.

We are happy to announce that we will return to Barcelona for a face-to-face meeting in 2022 at the CCIB - Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona - Plaça de Willy Brandt, 11-14, 08019 Barcelona, Spain.

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Highlights

As the premier global gathering in the field, the Congress brings together leading gastroenterology, oncology, pathology, and hepatology experts, clinicians, and surgeons, as well as clinical researchers from across the globe to share pioneering research, approaches, and best practices in treating patients with cancers of the gastrointestinal tract.

The program provides all stakeholders with opportunities to learn, debate, discuss, and network in this very active scientific field where recent progress has led to improvements in patient outcomes.

3.200+
Delegates
20+
Scientific Sessions
95+
Countries
4
Practice-Changing Days
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Who Should Attend?
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The Congress is specifically designed for practicing clinicians dedicated to enhancing their knowledge and advancing the treatment and management of cancers of the gastrointestinal tract.

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Physicians
Medical Oncologists
Radiation Oncologists
Pathologists
Hepatologists
Gastroenterologists
Surgeons
Clinical Researchers
Meet the Chairs

Comprised of some of the world’s leading experts in gastrointestinal cancer, the Scientific Committee has developed a comprehensive programme to ensure you learn and discuss the most advanced approaches known today.

Founding Chair
Eric Van Cutsem
Leuven, Belgium
Chair
Josep Tabernero
Barcelona, Spain
Vice Chair
Michel Ducreux
Paris, France
"This remains the best GI cancer meeting in Europe and is hugely relevant to my needs."
"This is the best Gastrointestinal Cancer Meeting in Oncology!"
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The Scientific Programme
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Through didactic lectures, tandem talks, debates, keynote lectures, and selected abstract presentations, the Scientific Programme examines a range of gastrointestinal malignancies and offers a mix of dynamic education and exchange:

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Pancreatic Cancer
Cancer of the Bile Ducts
Clinical Trials Methodology and Endpoints
Esophageal Cancer
Gastric Cancer
Rare Tumors
Liver Malignancies
Prevention of GI Cancer
Molecular Profiling of Colorectal Cancer
Multimodality Therapy for Rectal Cancer
Immunotherapy for GI Cancers
Peritoneal Metastases
Hepatocellular Cancer
Colorectal Cancer

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