What: iCAN retreat is an internal iCAN meeting with a keynote talk by Fox Chase Cancer Center Director Jonathan Chernoff, PhD, presentations from the iCAN subprojects and affiliated studies, a poster session, and social activities. Come and share your research and strengthen your networks within the iCAN community!

When: Thursday 3.10.2024
Where: Hilton, Helsinki, Kalastajatorppa, Conference and Events Center, Kalastajatorpantie 1, 00330 HELSINKI, and online.

iCAN retreat is an internal event for iCAN Flagship Project researchers and board members, and the students of the doctoral education pilot iCANDOC.

Register here latest on 16.9.2024.
Participants are invited to submit abstracts for poster presentations and short talks latest on 25.8.2024.

09:15 09:45 News from iCAN: iCAN National Program, iCANDOC, iCAN Discovery Platform, sample pipeline, Patient and public involvement

09:45 – 10:30 Keynote talk, title tbc, Director Jonathan Chernoff

Session 2:  “Tumor profiling and preclinical models

10:45 – 12:15 2 iCAN subproject presentations

12:15 – 12:30  3-minute poster teasers

Session 3: “Towards clinical trials”

13:45 14:00 Vice-rector Anne Portaankorva

14:00  14:15  3-minute poster teasers

14:15  15:00 iCAN subproject presentations

15:00  15:15 3-minute poster teasers

Organising committee: Elena Kremneva (chair), Julia Kolikova, Pirjo Laakkonen, Sakari Vanharanta, Markku Varjosalo

iCAN core: Helene Wahl, Satu Sankkila, Marketta Liljeström

We are happy to answer your questions at ican-retreat@helsinki.fi