October 26 - 30, 2017
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Abstract submission deadline: Thursday, September 7
Advance registration deadline: Friday, September 22
Assistance for Attendees with DisabilitiesThis AACR-NCI-EORTC conference is accessible to all registrants. Attendees with special requirements for transportation, hotel accommodations, or other facilities associated with the conference should notify the AACR in advance when registering or by emailing
PressMembers of the national and international media rely on the AACR-NCI-EORTC Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics conference to provide the most up-to-date information on drug development in oncology. At this year’s conference, the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Communications and Public Relations Department will be conducting a press program and staffing a press room. Reporters and PIOs from cancer and medical centers who are interested in registering for the conference should contact Lauren Riley at
firstname.lastname@example.org. The AACR does not release media lists, but will make available company-sponsored press releases on abstract presentations in the press room. For more information on the Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics press program, contact Jeff Molter at 267-210-3965 or
email@example.com, Julia Gunther at215-446-6896 or
firstname.lastname@example.org, or Lauren Riley at 215-446-7155 or
LocationThe conference will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center located in the heart of Center City Philadelphia. The Convention Center’s convenient location in the heart of downtown Philadelphia makes it easy to explore the city’s neighborhoods. Feel like a Philadelphian as you walk day and night through the vibrant streetscape and immerse yourself in America’s Old and New World. Picturesque and friendly streets are lined with parks,
rivers, shops, public art, restaurants and museums. Everything is within walking distance. From the biggest name brands to independent boutiques, not only is shopping in Philadelphia world-class, but clothing and shoe purchases are tax-free! Visit
www.discoverphl.com/deals/ to take advantage of local deals specifically designed for convention attendees.
Philadelphia is the city where the American Dream was founded. Philadelphia is where courageous visionaries crafted the model for modern-day democracy that inspires people globally to embrace the power of their individuality and our human potential. Philadelphia is home to iconic places such as Independence Hall, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that changed the world when the fathers of our nation used the location to debate and adopt both the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution.
You will be captivated by a 21st-century city where an inspired, young, creative culture is blooming and partnering with innovators and educators. With a spirit of independence, the city and region are giving birth to a new generation of energized people designing this Modern Renaissance City.
Code of Conduct, Policies, and ProceduresThe AACR-NCI-EORTC Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics conference will bring together an estimated 2,500 representatives from academia, industry, government, and advocacy organizations from across the globe. In order for all participants to have the opportunity to gain the most benefit from this conference, the AACR is committed to providing a safe and secure environment. Please review the following policies and procedures for conference participants. By registering for the 2017 AACR-NCI-EORTC Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics meeting, you agree to the following terms: