The Central European Oncology Congress is a regional, multinational meeting intended for the continuing education of medical, radiation and surgical oncologists, other health professionals involved in cancer patient care and trainees.

CEOC2013 combines Best of ASCO presentations, multidisciplinary tumor boards, a forum for young oncologists, and satellite symposia by pharmaceutical companies.


02:00 PM - 07:00 PM Registration: Kvarner Crystal Ballroom
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM Welcoming Reception, Kvarner Terrace

FRIDAY, JUNE 14, 2013

08:30 AM - 08:35 AM Welcome and Introduction, Branimir I. Sikic (USA)
Morning session Lung Cancers - Chair: Robert Pirker (Austria)
08:35 AM - 09:30 AM David Gandara (USA): Best of ASCO 2013 in Lung Cancers
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Multidisciplinary Management of Cancers: Thoracic Cancers Tumor Board

Three cases moderated by Prof. Pirker (Austria) and discussed by the panel.

Faculty Panel:

- Medical Oncologists: David Gandara (USA), Dragana Jovanović (Serbia), Miroslav Samaržija (Croatia)

- Radiation Oncologists: Jacek Jassem (Poland), Antonio Juretić (Croatia)

- Surgical Oncologists: Zoran Slobodnjak (Croatia), Tomaž Štupnik (Slovenia)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Coffee break - Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Eduard Vrdoljak (Croatia): Best of ASCO Plenary presentations - New Drugs
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM NOVARTIS Satellite Symposium
Transforming the Treatment of Advanced Breast Cancer
Eduard Vrdoljak (Croatia)
12:30 PM - 01:15 PM Ian Tannock (Canada): Best of ASCO 2013 Genitourinary Tumors
01:15 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch and Poster Viewing
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM Lidija Beketić-Orešković (Croatia): Best of ASCO 2013 Gynecologic Cancers
02:45 PM - 03:30 PM Gabriela Kornek (Austria): Best of ASCO 2013 Head and Neck Cancers
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Forum for Young Oncologists - Chair: Mirko Šamija (Croatia)
Short Oral Presentations of Selected Abstracts
Six abstracts will be selected for 10-minute oral presentation and discussion
08:30 PM - 11:00 PM Congress Dinner, Kvarner Crystal Ballroom


Morning session Breast Cancer – Chair: Tanja Čufer (Slovenia)
08:30 AM - 09:15 AM Tanja Čufer (Slovenia): Best of ASCO 2013 Adjuvant Breast Cancer
09:15 AM - 10:00 AM Alexandru Eniu (Romania): Best of ASCO 2013 Metastatic Breast Cancer
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Coffee break and poster viewing
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Multidisciplinary Management of Cancers: Breast Cancer Combined Modality
Tumor Board

Three cases moderated by Prof. Čufer and discussed by the panel

Faculty Panel:

- Medical Oncologists: Alexandru Eniu (Romania), Damir Vrbanec (Croatia), Semir Bešlija (BiH)

- Radiation Oncologists: Lidija Beketić-Orešković (Croatia), Jacek Jassem (Poland), Eduard Vrdoljak (Croatia)

- Surgical Oncologist: Marko Snoj (Slovenia)

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM GLAXOSMITHKLINE Satellite Symposium
mRCC optimal treatment - patient tailored approach
Konstantinos Papazisis (Greece), Boštjan Šeruga (Slovenia
Moderator: Eduard Vrdoljak (Croatia)
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM PFIZER Satellite Symposium
Sutent in pNET treatment
Borislav Belev (Croatia)
12:45 PM - 01:30 PM Lunch
Afternoon session Gastrointestinal Cancers – Chair: Gyorgy Bodoky (Hungary)
01:30 PM - 02:15 PM Gyorgy Bodoky (Hungary): Best of ASCO 2013 Colorectal Cancers
02:15 PM - 03:00 PM George Fisher (USA): Best of ASCO 2013 Other Gastrointestinal Cancers
03:00 PM - 04:15 PM Multidisciplinary Management of Cancers:
Gastrointestinal Cancers Combined Modality Tumor Board

Three cases moderated by Prof. Čufer and discussed by the panel.

Faculty Panel:

- Medical Oncologists: Gyorgy Bodoky (Hungary), Stjepko Pleština (Croatia), Gabriela Kornek (Austria)

- Radiation Oncologists: Antonio Juretić (Croatia)

- Surgical Oncologists: Marko Zelić, Stipislav Jadrijević (Croatia)

04:15 PM - 04:30 PM Closing ceremony, Announcement of awards for young investigators