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Register to the ESSO 39 Congress now! 14/06/2019

Regular Rate Registration Deadline - 11 September 2019 (Click here to register now!)

Join us in Rotterdam for ESSO 39 and have the opportunity to meet some of the most renowned experts in the field of surgical oncology.

With a record number of submitted abstracts, this year’s congress promises to gather hundreds of surgical oncologists in Rotterdam around a unique scientific programme.

Educational workshops, debates, young mentorship sessions and scientific symposia will cover the state-of-the art and advances in the main tumour sites but also address interdisciplinary cutting-edge topics such as virtual reality, women in surgery, shared-decision making.

New to 2019, the Dragon’s Den session will give the opportunity for selected authors to pitch their trial proposal to a panel of experts.

Join the ESSO 39 networking events: This year's congress will feature the following unmissable events.

*           City Hall Reception on Tuesday, 8 October 2019 from 18:30 at the Rotterdam City Hall, one of the few old buildings left in the city centre. All participants and accompanying persons are welcome.

*           Welcome Reception on Wednesday, 9 October 2019 from 18:00 at the Congress Venue, all participants and accompanying persons are welcome.

*            Networking Event on Thursday, 10 October 2019 from 19:30 at the EUROMAST Tower (Sign up for this event and enjoy a fantastic evening in the Euromast Tower where tens of thousands of lights can be seen from the city of Rotterdam below)

              Price: 56 Euro/66 Euro (late fee)

Location: Rotterdam, The Nerthlands

Rotterdam is centrally located in the Netherlands. The city has its own international airport “Rotterdam-The Hague airport” but is also easily accessible from Amsterdam Schiphol airport with a 26’ fast train.

From London, you can reach Rotterdam with a direct Eurostar train in less than 3h30. There are also good connections from Paris or Brussels with Thalys.

The Postillion congress centre is located in the heart of the city and is well connected to the Central Station by public transport.         

Get to know more about Rotterdam here or visit the congress website at for regular updates.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

With best wishes,

The ESSO 39 Secretariat

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