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The conference will be held at the "The Cairns Convention Centre " which is located in Cairns, Tropical North Queensland, Australia.
Cairns is a diverse, modern and colourful tropical city and the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef which is undisputed as one of the world's most important natural assets with over 2,800 individual reefs and 616 islands. The wet tropical rainforest which surrounds Cairns is one of the most diverse and beautiful examples of Mother Nature. It is home to the largest range of plants and animals and the oldest rainforest on earth.
Conference Times and Dates
A Satellite meeting of the Australasian Familial Breast Cancer Group (KConFab) will take place from 26 - 27 August, beginning with a Welcome Reception on the 25th August. We encourage you to attend if you are able. A joint registration package for both meetings will be available. The KConFab 2013 meeting Website is not yet available.
Johan T. den Dunnen
Leiden University Medical Centre
Co-lead, Australian Pancreatic Cancer Genome Initiative, a member of the
International Cancer Genome Consortium, Head, Pancreatic Cancer Research, Cancer Program, Garvan Institute of Medical Research; Professor, Conjoint Appointee University of New South Wales. Consultant
Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) and Upper GI Surgeon, Sydney; Chairman, NSW
Pancreatic Cancer Network.
Director of the Queensland Centre for Medical Genomics, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland.
Head of the Laboratory of Translational Genetics, KU Leuven, Belgium
Associate Professor, Oncological Sciences
Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Others to be advised
Cairns Convention Centre
Corner Wharf & Sheridan Streets
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
KConFab Satellite Meeting (Australasian Familial Breast Cancer Group)
- Sunday 25th August 2013: Welcome Reception 6.00 - 7.30 PM
- Meeting begins Monday 26th August 2013
- Crossover with InSiGHT on Wednesday 28th August 2013 before end.
Wednesday 28th August 2013
Thursday 29th August
- InSiGHT Registration opens: 8.30 AM
- Human Variome Project: themes related to cancer genetics & KConFab crossover
- Registration & Welcome Reception 6.00 - 8.00 PM
Friday 30th August
- Registration Open: 8.00 AM
- Meeting begins: 8.30 AM - 4.00 PM
- Excursion begins: 4.00 PM (TBC)
- Meeting continues
- Conference Dinner: Cairns Shipping Terminal (TBC)
Saturday 31st August
- Meeting continues
- Meeting ends: midday (TBC)
We have secured ample exhibition space - please contact us to discuss any opportunities.