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

One hundred experts was invited to attend the meeting and contribute to the discussion. Participants was selected based on the following criteria: 

- Leading cancer clinicians and researchers as evidenced by impact factor, presentations at leading conferences and membership of boards 
  of regional/international organisations;
- Advocacy leaders who represent important patient organisations;
- Journalists with a strong track record of reporting cancer stories.

Bernhard Albrecht, Der Spiegel and freelancing, Hamburg, Germany
Ulrich Bahnsen, Science Correspondence, Die Zeit, Hamburg, Germany
Sarah Boseley, Health Editor of The Guardian, London, United Kingdom
Steve Connor, Science Editor, The Independent, London, United Kingdom
Clive Cookson, Science Editor, Financial Times, London, United Kingdom
Masaru Fujita, Staff Writer, Health and Medical News Department, Yomiuri Shimbun, Tokyo, Japan
Clifton Leaf, Staff Editor, The Op-Ed Page and Sunday Review, The New York Times, New York, USA
Theres Lüthi, Science Editor, NZZ am Sontag, Zurich, Switzerland
Mayka Sanchez, Journalist, El Pais, Madrid, Spain
Juan Shan, Health Journalist, China Daily, Beijing, China
Felix Straumann, Science Editor, Tages-Anzeiger, Zurich, Switzerland
Rabiya S. Tuma, Science Writer, The Economist and freelance, San Francisco, USA
Donata Francese, “Consulenti Associati”, Milan, Italy
Vera Martinella, Il Corriere della Sera, Milan, Italy
Daniela Ovadia, Fondamentale, Milan, Italy
Anna Wagstaff, Assistant Editor, Cancer World Magazine, European School of Oncology Editorial Office, Milan, Italy