ICC on Metastasis and Angiogenesis - May 26-27, 2011

You are cordially invited to attend the IDIBELL Cancer Conference on Metastasis and Angiogenesis. The meeting will be held at the Hesperia Tower Hotel, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona from May 26th to 27th, 2011. Guest speakers are leading scientists in the field of Oncology and Cancer Research, particularly in the study of Metastasis and Angiogenesis. The goal of this meeting is to highlight the latest advances in the biological mechanisms and the natural history of metastasis and angiogenesis in tumorigenesis, as well as to discuss in depth the molecular mechanisms involved in its development and the new treatments that are emerging recently. The conference that which lasts for two full days will bring together a selected group of nineteen speakers and a maximum of one hundred and fifty participants.

Applicants are encouraged to submit poster presentations, four of these abstracts will be selected for oral communications.

Confirmed invited speakers

  • Ralf Adams
  • Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine,


  • Kari Alitalo
  • University of Helsinki,

    Helsinki, Finland

  • Thomas Brabletz
  • University of Freiburg

    Freiburg, Germany

  • Peter Carmeliet
  • Vesalius Research Center VIB - KU

    Leuven, Belgium

  • Oriol Casanovas
  • Institut Català d'Oncologia (ICO),

    Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute IDIBELL),

    Barcelona, Spain

  • Gerhard Christofori
  • University of Basel,

    Basel, Switzerland

  • Elisabetta Dejana
  • University of Milan,

    Milan, Italy

  • Manel Esteller
  • Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program (PEBC),

    Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL),

    Barcelona, Spain

  • Holger Gerhardt
  • London Research Institute,

    London, UK

  • Johanna Joyce
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center,

    New York, USA

  • Raghu Kalluri
  • Harvard Medical School,

    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,

    Boston, USA

  • Robert Kerbel
  • Sunnybrook Research Institute (SRI),

    Toronto Ontario, Canada

  • Christoph Klein
  • University of Regensburg,


  • Jonathan M. Kurie
  • University of Texas

    MD Anderson Cancer Center,


  • Christopher J. Marshall
  • The Institute of Cancer Research,

    London, UK

  • Harold L. Moses
  • Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center,

    Nashville, TN, USA

  • Klaus Pantel
  • Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf

    Hamburg, Germany

  • Francesc Viñals Canals
  • Universitat de Barcelona

    Institut Català d'Oncologia (ICO)

    Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL)

    Barcelona, Spain

  • Robert A. Weinberg - The EMBO Lecture
  • Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

    Cambridge MA, USA

  • Danny R. Welch
  • University of Alabama,

    Birmingham AL, USA

Important dates

Registration and Abstract Submission opening
December 15th, 2010
Registration and Abstract Submission deadlines
Early Bird (300,00€) : March 15th, 2011

Latest News!

Early bird registration has been extended up to March 30th, 2011!
Standard (400,00€) : April 15th , 2011



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ICC on Metastasis and Angiogenesis 2011 / Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program