SNEAK PEEK OF THE 2020 ASTRO ANNUAL MEETING

Annual Meeting Schedule

Thursday, October 22

Virtual Platform Sneak Peak

Friday, October 23

NEW! Exhibit Hall Only Day – 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern time

Saturday, October 24 – Thursday, October 29

Full Virtual Platform Available
Exhibit Hall Open Daily 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern time

Friday, October 30 – Monday, November 30

Full Virtual Platform Available OnDemand

MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

  • COVID-19 Special Session

    Join us Wednesday, October 28, for a discussion on the pandemic’s impact on physicians and other health care professionals. Dr. Anthony Fauci (NIAID), Dr. Patrice Harris, (AMA), Dr. Amalia Del Riego Abreu (PAHO/WHO), and Dr. Rachel Levine, (ASTHO).
  • What to Expect at ASTRO 2020

    Take a look at the Annual Meeting Guide that includes a look at the virtual platform, as well as highlights on why it’s important to register for ASTRO 2020 -- a full and comprehensive event including world-class speakers, the top science in our field, a review of the year’s top research from other medical societies and more.
  • Presidential Symposium

    Focusing on the diverse challenges of cancer management in low- and middle-income countries and the hurdles facing patients living in rural America and the inner city, this session will address how current scientific advances can be applied in these environments.
  • Top Science and Education

    The Annual Meeting will present over 200 sessions and 2,500 abstracts through live, SimuLive and onDemand presentations including the Plenary and Clinical Trials sessions and digital posters with author narration and Q&A. Daily Cancer Break-throughs sessions will offer key science from other medical societies. Earn more than 200 hours of CME!
  • Interactive Exhibit Hall

    View the latest products and services in an engaging virtual Exhibit Hall, featuring product demos, live chats and the popular Industry-Expert Theaters and Industry Satellite Symposia.

NEW THIS YEAR

  • Networking

    The virtual platform offers many opportunities for networking, including a virtual happy hour Monday evening, a networking lounge, and public and one-on-one chats.
  • Storytelling

    These sessions allow ASTRO members to share their experiences through the art of storytelling and interact with attendees in a more personal way.
  • Innovation Hub

    New technologies, digital health innovation and informatics, artificial intelligence, entrepreneurship and other exciting topics will be presented here.
  • Keynote Address

    Professor and best-selling author, Ibram X. Kendi, PhD, has been added as a keynote speaker on Monday afternoon.
  • Cancer Breakthroughs

    On Saturday through Tuesday, experts from other medical societies will present highlights of the top science in their field from the past year.
  • Master Classes

    Take a deeper dive into topics such as Theranostics, Medical Marijuana and Leadership during these comprehensive half-day sessions.  

Future Annual Meeting Information

  • 2021 ASTRO Annual Meeting

    The 2021 ASTRO Annual Meeting will take place in Chicago at McCormick Place West over the dates of October 24 – 27, 2021. 

ASTRO 2020 UNRESTRICTED EDUCATIONAL GRANT SUPPORTERS

AstraZeneca

Merck & Co., Inc.

Novartis

Novocure

Pfizer

 


 

2020 ASTRO AMBASSADOR PROMOTIONAL SPONSORS

Accuray Akesis AstraZeneca BrainLab Bristol-Myers Squibb Elekta Mevion Novocure Philips RaySearch Laboratories RefleXion Siemens Healthineers Varian ViewRay Visibly Different

 


 

62ND ANNUAL MEETING GOLD PROMOTIONAL SPONSORS

Bristol-Myers Squibb

 


 

62ND ANNUAL MEETING SILVER PROMOTIONAL SPONSORS

Civco Genentech GenesisCare Nanobiotix Seattle Genetics Supportive Therapeutics

 


 

62ND ANNUAL MEETING BRONZE PROMOTIONAL SPONSORS

 


 


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