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Next CCIC Meeting: Vancouver, BC, June 18-20, 2018



On behalf of the Canadian Cancer Immunotherapy Consortium (CCIC) and ImmunoBC, we are delighted to announce a Joint Meeting of CCIC and ImmunoBC 2018, which will take place in Vancouver BC from June 18-20, 2018.This exciting partnership brings together the 11th Annual CCIC and the 10th Annual ImmunoBC symposia for 3 days of cross-disciplinary presentations and dialogue.

 

The first two days will be hosted by CCIC and will focus on the latest advances in adoptive cell therapy and cell engineering. The third day will be hosted by ImmunoBC and will deliver an outstanding BC-focused immunology program. You will have the option of registering for one or both meetings. This year will also feature a new and exciting career workshop designed specifically for trainees transitioning into the workforce. Trainee travel awards will also be available.

 

 

JOINT KEYNOTE:
Mark Davis – Stanford University

 

CCIC KEYNOTES:
Stan Riddell – Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
David Raulet – UC Berkeley

 

ImmunoBC KEYNOTE:
Cornelia Weyand – Standford

 

CCIC PLENARY SPEAKERS:
Richard Morgan – Bluebird bio
Karl Peggs – UCL
Eric Tran – Providence, Portland
Todd A. Fehniger – Wash U
David Rawlings – Seattle Children’s Hospital/UW
Christian Hinrichs – NIH/NCI
Els Verdegaal – Leiden U Medical Centre
Jonathan Bramson – McMaster
Jeanette Boudreau – Dalhousie
Michele Ardolino – U Ottawa

Tania Bubela – SFU

Peter Zanstra – UBC

 

A full list of the ImmunoBC speakers can be found here: http://immunobc.weebly.com/

 

An updated version of the conference agenda is available here: CCIC IBC Agenda_v4_march2018

 

 

Registration is now open at https://2mev.com/#!/events/ccic-and-immunobc-2018

 

Register to attend CCIC ONLY:

Early bird rate, before April 18th – $275

Standard rate, after April 18th – $300

 

Register to attend ImmunoBC ONLY: $65

 

Register to attend both CCIC & ImmunoBC:

Early bird rate, before April 18th – $340

Standard rate, after April 18th – $365

 


Hotel Info:
The Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier
138 Victory Ship Way
North Vancouver, BC
V7L 0B1

 

Airport Transportation:
The Canada Line rapid rail service connects Vancouver International Airport to Waterfront Station in 26 minutes. From there, enjoy a 12 minute Seabus ride to North Vancouver. Upon exiting the Seabus in North Vancouver, the Pinnacle Hotel is conveniently located just to the right of the Seabus terminal next to the Lonsdale Quay Market

 

 

Driving/Taxi:
If you wish to take a taxi, the trip takes approximately 45 minutes
We look forward to seeing you in Vancouver!

 

Sincerely,

 

For more information, please contact immunotherapy@bcgsc.ca

 

For CCIC:
Brad Nelson
Rob Holt
Pam Ohashi
Jonathan Bramson
Rejean Lapointe

 

For ImmunoBC:
Julian Lum
Ralph Pantophlet
Jonathon Choy
Kelly Brown
Agatha Jassem