ECPC Annual Congress and Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Renaissance Hotel, Brussels

7 – 9 June 2019

SocialMediaDay 2

 

Draft Agenda

FRIDAY 7 JUNE

09:30 – 13:00 Pre-congress Workshops & Events

13:00 - 14:30 Lunch and registration

(Lunch is for all pre-congress participants only)

14:30 – 15:00 Opening Session moderated by Tamsin Rose

Chaired by ECPC President, Francesco de Lorenzo

15:00 – 15:30 European Commission Proposal on Health Technology Assessment Cooperation and Patient Involvement in HTA

Flora Giorgio, Head of Sector HTA, DG SANTE, European Commission

15:30 – 16:00 coffee break and group photo

16:00 – 16:30 Work-Life Balance Directive and European Pillar of Social Rights, from regulation to implementation

Efi Anastasiou, European Commission 

16:30 – 17:00 The era of new advanced cancer diagnostics

 Marc van der Bulcke, Head of Service, Cancer Centre, Sciensano 

17:00 – 17:30 Closing of the day

19:00 - 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 – 10:15 ECPC's highlights and achievements of the past year

ECPC President, Francesco de Lorenzo

10:15 - 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

  • 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 Matris, ECPC Board Member

Introduction to Digital Health

Kathi Apostolidis, ECPC Board Member

eSMART

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

12:00 – 12:30 Q&A

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch buffet

14:00 - 15:30 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

European Liquid Biopsy Academy

Danijela Koppers-Lalic, VU Medical Center, Cancer Center Amsterdam

What is biobanking and why it matters to cancer patients? Diagnostics, genomics and personalized medicine

Francesco Florindi, Strategy and Partnership Manager, BBMRI-ERIC

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break

 

16:00 – 16:30 HTA Educational module

Alex Filicevas, Head of EU Affairs, ECPC

16:30 – 17:00 Malnutrition and Cancer

Isabelle Manneh, Head of Health & Research Programmes, ECPC

17:00 - 17:30 Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy

19:15 - 23:00 Dinner

 

SUNDAY 9 JUNE

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

Chaired by Maude Andersson, ECPC Board Member

10:00 - 10:30 ECPC Website and Social Media presentation

Clémence Morinière, Communication and Partnerships Manager, ECPC

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

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

Introduction of the new ECPC Director

11:00 – 11:15 Activity Report

11:15 – 11:30 Financial Report, Audit Committee 

Pietro Presti, Audit Committee Chair, ECPC
Antonella Cardone, Director, ECPC

11:30 – 11:45 2019 Action Plan

Antonella Cardone, Director, ECPC

11:45 – 12:00 2019 Budget

Antonella Cardone, Director, ECPC

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