From: 02/12/2017 to: 04/12/2017 ESO-ESMO-RCE Clinical Update on Rare Adult Solid Cancers, Milan, Italy                                        From: 15/12/2017 to: 18/12/2017 6th Arab and Southern European Countries Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Limassol, Cyprus                                        From: 22/01/2018 to: 26/01/2018 University Post-graduate Course - Clinical Oncology: Sarcomas, Milan, Italy                                        From: 05/02/2018 to: 09/02/2018 University Post-graduate Course - Clinical Oncology: Head & neck cancers, Milan, Italy                                        From: 23/02/2018 to: 25/02/2018 3rd ESO Masterclass in Cancer Patient Advocacy , Lisbon, Portugal                                        From: 24/03/2018 to: 29/03/2018 17th ESO-ESMO Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Nauen OT Groß Behnitz (Berlin area), Germany                                        From: 24/03/2018 to: 29/03/2018 11th ESO-EONS Masterclass in Oncology Nursing , Nauen OT Groß Behnitz (Berlin area), Germany                                        From: 18/04/2018 to: 22/04/2018 4th ESO-ESMO Latin-American Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Mexico City, Mexico                                        From: 17/05/2018 to: 18/05/2018 8th ESO-CNIO Conference on Familial Cancer, Madrid, Spain                                        From: 18/05/2018 to: 22/05/2018 3rd Masterclass on Systematic Reviews in Cancer Care, Guidelines and Research, Belfast, United Kingdom                                        From: 15/06/2018 to: 20/06/2018 5th ESO-ESMO Eastern Europe and Balkan Region Masterclass in Medical Oncology, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia                                        From: 16/06/2018 to: 21/06/2018 7th ESO-SIOP Europe Masterclass in Paediatric Oncology, Nauen OT Groß Behnitz (Berlin area), Germany                                        From: 19/07/2018 to: 25/07/2018 ESMO-ESO Course on Medical Oncology for Medical Students, Valencia, Spain                                        From: 27/08/2018 to: 07/09/2018 ESO-ESSO-ESTRO Multidisciplinary Course in Oncology for Medical Students, Poznan, Poland                                        From: 20/09/2018 to: 22/09/2018 1st ESO-EONS Eastern Europe and Balkan Region Masterclass in Oncology Nursing, Budapest, Hungary                                        From: 27/09/2018 to: 29/09/2018 Update Skills in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology, Leipzig, Germany                                        From: 6/10/2018 to: 8/10/2018 4th ESO-ESMO Breast Cancer in Young Women International Conference, Lugano, Switzerland                                        From: 30/10/2018 to: 31/10/2018 10th Clinical Oncology Update - Onkologia 2018, Krakow, Poland                                        From: 10/11/2018 to: 13/11/2018 ESO-ASCO Masterclass in Clinical Oncology, Yerevan, Armenia


Umberto Veronesi, Milan

Honorary President
Laudomia Del Drago, Rome

Ugo Rock, Milan

Marco Alloisio, Milan
Alberto Azario, Milan
Piergiuseppe Biandrino, Milan
Alberto Costa, Milan
Vincenzo Finizzola, Milan
Thomas Galdy, Florence
Fedele Gubitosi, Milan
Pierandrea Maestro, Milan
Laura Pellegrini, Rome
Rosanna Tarricone, Milan
Gualtiero Ventura, Milan
Luigi Vita Samory, Milan

Marco B. Lovati, Milan (Chairman)
Barbara Negri, Milan
Stefano Sarubbi, Milan


Franco Cavalli, Bellinzona

Chief Executive Officer
Alberto Costa, Milan

Scientific Director
Fedro A. Peccatori, Milan

Adriana Albini, Milan
Felipe A. Calvo, Madrid
Alexander M.M. Eggermont, Paris
Stan Kaye, Sutton
Peter Naredi, Göteborg
Larry Norton, New York
Christian Rolfo, Antwerp

Lena Sharp, Stockholm (EONS)
Stephan Stilgenbauer, Ulm
Eric P. Winer, Boston
Paul Workman, London



Franco Cavalli, Bellinzona

Alexander M.M. Eggermont, Paris
Mary Gospodarowicz, Toronto
You-Lin Qiao, Beijing
Richard Sullivan, London 
Edward Trimble, Rockville
Chris Wild, Lyon
Paul Workman, London


Cancer World 
Alberto Costa, Milan

Marco Siano, St. Gallen

Masterclass Clinical/Medical Oncology
Nicholas Pavlidis, Ioannina

Sharing Progress in Cancer Care
Matti Aapro, Geneva

World Oncology Forum
Franco Cavalli, Bellinzona


Eastern Europe and Balkan Region (EEBR)
Alexandru Eniu, Cluj-Napoca

David Zaridze, Moscow

Latin-America and Arab Countries
Matti Aapro, Geneva

Breast Cancer
Fatima Cardoso, Lisbon

Lung Cancer
Enriqueta Felip, Barcelona

Emanuele Zucca, Bellinzona
Prostate Cancer
Riccardo Valdagni, Milan

Rare Tumours
Paolo Casali, Milan

ESO’s initiatives and activities are defined by the ESO Executive Committee, the Scientific Committee and by the Department/Programme Coordinators.
For transparency, the ESO core collaborators declare potential conflict of interest that might rise in general when programmes are defined and developed.
The disclosures’ list is available here.


Chief Operating Officer
Chatrina Melcher

Administration Office
Lorena Camarini and Paolo Gatti

Event Organisation and Latin-American Programme
Luis Carvalho

Editorial Office
Jacopo Costa Buranelli

Event Organisation
Alice Ciocchini
Elena Fiore

Laura Richetti

Rare Tumours Programme
Marina Fregonese

Editorial and Media Office, Clinical Training Centres Fellowship Programme
Corinne Hall

EEBR, Lymphoma Programme and Event Organisation
Dolores Knupfer

Gabriele Maggini

Breast Cancer Programme, e-ESO and Event Organisation
Francesca Marangoni

SPCC, Eurasia Programme and Event Organisation

Daniela Mengato

Samuel William Russell-Edu

ABC Global Alliance, Prostate Cancer Programme and Event Organisation
Roberta Ventura

Certificate of Competence in Breast Cancer, Certificate of Advanced Studies
in Lung Cancer, WOF and
Event Organisation
Alexandra Zampetti