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Thursday, 14 November

9:00 -10:30 Sponsored satellite symposium 1 Touchime Oncology


Are we moving towards true optimization of CDK4/6 inhibition in high-risk patients with HR+/HER2- advanced breast cancer?

  9:00 Introduction and welcome (Chair: P. Neven, BE)
  9:10 How can we select the most appropriate CDK4/6 inhibitor and treatment sequencing in patients with 
          HR+/HER2- ABC? (S. Dawood, AE - R. Bartsch, AT)
  9:35 How different are the AE profiles for the CDK4/6 inhibitors and what impact do they have on monitoring and
          adherence? (P. Neven, BE)
10:00 How might upcoming guidelines be updated in light of recent data? (P. Neven, BE - S. Dawood, AE - R.
          Bartsch, AT)
10:25 Summary and close (P. Neven, BE)

Symposium faculty
P. Neven, Universitair Ziekenhuis Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
S. Dawood, Dubai Medical College, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
R. Bartsch, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

11:00 -12:30
Sponsored satellite symposium 2 Novartis


Progress in HR+/HER2- advanced breast cancer: hopes and challenges in clinical practice

11:00 Welcome (L. Costa, PT)
11:05 Panel I. Progress in HR+ HER2- aBC: Translating cancer biology knowledge into benefit for patients
         - Presentation (R. de Boer, AU)
         - Interactive panel discussion (R. de Boer, AU - L. Costa, PT - P. Fasching, DE - M. Tuthill, UK - Andrew
           Wardley, UK)
11:35 Panel II. Progress in HR+ HER2- aBC: the evolving role of biomarkers
         - Presentation (P. Fasching, DE)
         - Interactive panel discussion (R. de Boer, AU - L. Costa, PT - P. Fasching, DE - M. Tuthill, UK - Andrew
           Wardley, UK)
12:05 Progress in HR+ HER2- aBC: how will the future look like?
         - Interactive panel discussion (R. de Boer, AU - L. Costa, PT - P. Fasching, DE - M. Tuthill, UK - Andrew
            Wardley, UK)
12:25 Closing remarks (L. Costa, PT)

Symposium faculty
Luis Costa
, Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Norte - Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisbon, Portugal
Richard De Boer, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
Peter Fasching, University Hospital Erlangen, Germany
Mark Tuthill, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
Andrew Wardley, The Christie Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom

18:00 -19:30 Sponsored satellite symposium 3 Daiichi Sankyo Europe


HER2 targeted therapies in metastatic Breast Cancer - Current Status and Emerging Options
Chair: Chris Twelves, UK

18:00 Introduction and objectives of the meeting (Chris Twelves, UK)
18:10 Current challenges in HER2 targeted therapies – where do we need further improvement?
          - The clinician’s perspective (Sofia Braga, PT)
          - The pathologist’s perspective (Giuseppe Viale, IT)
18:40 How can new technologies fill the medical gap in HER driven metastatic Breast Cancer? (Peter Fasching, DE)
18:55 Clinical study programs to optimize personalized medicine in Her2 metastatic breast cancer
          (Jean-Yves Pierga, FR)
19:10 Panel discussion (All and moderated by Chris Twelves, UK)
19:25 Key take away and closing (Chris Twelves, UK)

Symposium faculty
Chris Twelves, Clinical Cancer Pharmacology and Oncology, Leeds, United Kingdom
Giuseppe Viale, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Peter Fasching, University Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
Jean-Yves Pierga, Institut Curie, Paris, France
Sofia Braga, Minho University, Braga, Portugal

Friday, 15 November

18:00 -19:30 Sponsored satellite symposium 5 Pierre Fabre

Treatment options and recent advances in HER2-positive breast cancer
Chairs: Hans-Joachim Lück, DE and Cristina Saura, ES

18:00 Introductory comments (Hans-Joachim Lück, DE)
18:05 State of the art of early-stage therapy in HER2-positive breast cancer (John Crown, IE)
18:25 What can we learn from recent trials? (Edith Perez, US)
18:45 The evolving landscape of treatment of advanced HER2-positive disease (Cristina Saura, ES)
19:05 Optimizing the risks and benefits of treatments (Barbara Pistilli, FR)
19:25 Summary and Conclusions (Cristina Saura, ES)

Symposium faculty
John Crown, St Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Hans-Joachim Lück, Gynäkologisch Onkologische Schwerpunktpraxis, Hannover, Germany
Edith Perez, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, USA
Barbara Pistilli, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France
Cristina Saura, Instituto de Oncologia Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona, Spain