Scientific Program

23 February 2018

As of 21 August 2017

The 13th International Conference of the Asian Clinical Oncology Society (ACOS 2018)
23-25 February 2018 Chiang Mai, Thailand

Friday 23 February 2018
8.30-9.00 Opening Ceremony
9.00-09.45 Keynote lecture 1
Liquid biopsies for solid tumors: Understanding tumor heterogeneity and real time monitoring of early resistance to targeted therapies.
Speaker: Yeul Hong Kim
09.45-10.15 Coffee Break/ Exhibition/ Poster Session
10.15-11.00 Plenary Session 1
What is new in colorectal cancer treatment?
Speaker: TBA
11.00-12.00 Industry Supported Symposium 1
12.00-12.15 Intermission
12.15-13.15 Industry Supported Symposium 2
Pfizer
13.15-14.00 Keynote lecture 2
Treatment of HCC in 2018
Speaker: TBA
14.00-15.00

Invited Session 1
Colorectal

Invited Session 2
Breast
Invited Session 3
Cancer screening and prevention
Invited Session 4
GU

Genomic-Molecular Landscape in Colorectal Cancer

  • Pathologist perspective
  • Surgical Oncologist perspective
  • Medical Oncologist
Optimal treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer

  • Hormonal positive Breast Cancer
  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer
  • Her-2 positive Breast Cancer
  • Technical details of EBUS
  • Lung Cancer Screening
  • Tobacco Cessation

Multidisciplinary management of muscle-invasive bladder cancer

  • Urologist
  • Medical oncologist
  • Radiation oncologist

 

15.00-15.30 Coffee Break/ Exhibition/ Poster Session
15.30-16.30 Invited Session 5
Bone Sarcoma
Invited Session 6
Non Colorectal
Invited Session 7
Thyroid
Invited Session 8
GU
  • Systemic therapy in Osteosarcoma
  • Update in targeted treatment in Sarcoma
Update Guideline and Management for gastric cancer in Asia
Speaker:

  • Surgeon perspective
  • Medical oncology perspective  West and East debate and guideline update
  •  The Genetics landscape of Thyroid Cancer
  • Evaluation and management of poorly differentiated Thyroid Cancer
  • Systemic Therapy for Metastatic Thyroid Cancer
Prostate cancer:

  • Role of MP MRI in Prostate
  • State-of-art in sequencing treatment of metastatic castration refractory prostate cancer
16.30-17.30 Industry Supported Symposium 3
18.00-20.00 Faculty Dinner (By Invitation Only)

Remark
Symposium time will be referred to the sponsor package benefit
60 minutes
45 minutes
45 minutes
45 minutes

24 February 2018

As of 21 August 2017

The 13th International Conference of the Asian Clinical Oncology Society (ACOS 2018)
23-25 February 2018 Chiang Mai, Thailand

Saturday 24 February 2018
07.30-08.15 Industry Supported Symposium 4
08.15-09.00 Plenary Session 2
Breast cancer outlook for 2018
Speaker: Martine Piccart
09.00-09.45 Coffee Break/ Exhibition/ Poster Session (Tea symposium)
09.45-10.30 Keynote lecture 3
New stage of the Companion Diagnostics.
Speaker: Yasushi Yatabe
10.30-11.30 Invited Session 9
Pancreas
Invited Session 10
Head and Neck
Invited Session 11
Gyne
Invited Session 12
Immunotherapy
Advanced surgery for head and neck cancer

Speaker:  Kodaganur S. Gopinath
Personalized medicine in head and neck cancer

Moderator: Imjai Chitanapanarux,

Metastasis to gynecologic tract: How to specify primary site?
Case Discussion

  • Gynecologic
  • Pathologist
  • Imaging Radiologist
  • Does immunotherapy cure advanced cancer?
  • Predictive biomarkers for immunotherapy
  • Practical management of toxicities of immunotherapy
11.30-12.30 Industry Supported Symposium 5
TTY Biopharm
12.30-12.45 Intermission
12.45-13.45 Industry Supported Symposium 6
Astrazeneca
13.45-14.45 Invited Session 13
Breast
Invited Session 14
Soft Tissue Sarcoma & GIST
Invited Session 15
Gyne
Invited Session 16
Pharmaco
  • Immunotherapy in Breast Cancer
    Speaker: Saranya Chumsri
  • Precision medicine for Breast Cancer: Mammaprin
  • Emerging Research Strategies in Breast Cancer
    Speaker: Martine Piccart
  •  How important of GIST Genotyping ?
  • Understanding Sarcoma Tumors
  • New Drug in Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Chemotherapy in gynecologic cancer: Asian view

  • Endometrial cancer
  • Ovarian cancer: See Hui Ti
  • Cervical cancer
  • Drug development in Thailand
  • Genetic Polymorphisms of relevance to management of East Asians with Cancer:
    Speaker: Bon-Cher GOH
  • Accessibility of high cost drug in Asia
14.45-15.15 Coffee Break/ Exhibition/ Poster Session
15.15-16.15 Abstract
Session 1
Abstract
Session 2
Abstract
Session 3
Abstract
Session 4
16.15-17.15 Invited Session 17
Imaging
Invited Session 18
Supportive care
Invited Session 19
Lung
Invited Session 20
HCC
 PET in oncology and CMU experience: CMU

  • BDMS experience
  • New paradigm of PET study in oncology
 Symptom control in cancer patients

  • Dyspnea treatment
  • Pain management
  • Alternative medicine: role of acupuncture
  • Adjuvant EGFR in Lung Cancer
  • Management of N2 disease
  • Proton therapy in Lung Cancer
Case discussion:  Multidisciplinary approach for HCC

  • Liver surgeon
  • Intervention radiologist
  • Radiation therapist
  • Medical Oncologist
17.15-18.15 Industry Supported Symposium 7
19.00-21.00 Gala Dinner


Remark
Symposium time will be referred to the sponsor package benefit
60 minutes
45 minutes
45 minutes
45 minutes

25 February 2018

As of 21 August 2017

The 13th International Conference of the Asian Clinical Oncology Society (ACOS 2018)
23-25 February 2018 Chiang Mai, Thailand

Sunday 25 February 2018
07.45-08.30 Industry Supported Symposium 8
08.30-09.30 Invited Session 21
Lung
Invited Session 22
Non Colorectal
Invited Session 23
NET
Invited Session 24
Colorectal
  • VATS for Lung Cancer / Malignant pleural effusion
  • Mediastinal germ cell
  • Thymic CA
Multi-disciplinary approach for locally advanced gastric cancer

Molecular genetic study and biomarker in Asia and integrative management of locally advance stage

Speaker:

  • Surgeon perspective: Han-Kwang Yang
  • Conversion Surgery: Kazuhiro Yoshida

Metastatic stage: How to approach?

Speaker:

  • Surgeon perspective: Sirikan Limpakan(Yamada)
  • Medical Oncologist perspective: Suebpong Tanasanvimon

Moderator: Sirikarn Limpakan (Yamada)

  • Pathological diagnosis of NEUROENDOCRINE CA Lung
  • Treatment of SCLC
  • Treatment of Large cell Neuroendocrine Cancer
Multidisciplinary approach for locally advanced rectal cancer

  • Surgeon perspective
  • Medical Oncologist perspective
  • Radiation oncologist perspectives
09.30-10.15 Plenary Session 3
Personalized, genotype-directed therapy for advanced non-small cell lung cancer
Speaker: Solange Peters
10.15-10.45 Coffee Break/ Exhibition/ Poster Session
10.45-11.45 Abstract & Poster Discussion Abstract & Poster Discussion
11.45-12.45 Industry Supported Symposium 9
13.00-14.00 Keynote lecture 4:  Soft tissue Sarcoma:  Jonathan  Trent
14.00-15.00 Invited Session 25
Lung
Invited Session 26
Breast
Invited Session 27
Imaging
Invited Session 28
Colorectal
 Metastases

  • Targeted Therapy in Advanced NSCLC (EGFR)
  • Targeted Therapy in Advanced NSCLC (ALK & ROS 1)
  • Immunotherapy in Lung Cancer
  • Treatment of young women with Breast Cancer
  • Breast Reconstruction
  •  Management of Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tumor Mutation Load as Predictive Marker for cancer Immunotherapy
  • Liquid Biopsy a step forward towards precision medicine
 Case Discussion

  • Colorectal in Lung Medical
  • Colorectal in Liver Medical
15.00 Adjourn


Remark
Symposium time will be referred to the sponsor package benefit
60 minutes
45 minutes
45 minutes
45 minutes

Highlight topics

• Immunotherapy
• Targeted Therapies
• Biomarker
• Molecular pathology
• Precision Medicine