The official language of the Conference is English; however, presentations can also be given in Spanish, and English ⇔ Spanish translation will be provided for all sessions.
Presentation slides MUST be in English.
Thursday, August 25: 09:00 – 20:00
Friday, August 26: 07:30 – 17:00
Saturday, August 27: 07:30 – 15:15
The Registration Desk is located in the foyer area on the 4th floor of the Riu Hotel.
The 7th Latin American Conference on Lung Cancer will be held at the Riu Plaza Panama.
The conference hotel, Hotel Riu Plaza Panama, is situated in the heart of Panama City’s financial quarter and is conveniently located very near banks and stores. With more than 600 guest rooms, 23 conference rooms with a capacity for up to 1,600 delegates, and wireless internet coverage throughout the entire property, the Hotel Riu Plaza Panama is the best property in Panama for LALCA 2016 delegates.
All Session Rooms (Panama 1 & 2), the Exhibit Hall (Panama 3 & 4) as well as Registration (Panama Foyer) are located on the 4th floor of the Riu Hotel. The Round Table Discussions on Saturday, August 27 will take place in Room Berlin on the 2nd floor.
Hotel Riu Plaza Panama Address:
Calle 50 con 53 este
Urb. Marbella, Ciudad de Panamá,
Tel: (507) 378 9000
Attendees are requested to wear their name badges at all times in order to participate in the Scientific Sessions and Exhibition. A 25.00 USD fee applies for any name badge reprints due to lost name badges.
Delegates can download their ‘Certificate of Attendance‘ after completing the online Conference evaluation via the conference website as of Saturday, August 27.
Thursday, August 25: 19:00 – 20:30 (Welcome Reception)
Friday, August 26: 10:30 – 17:00
Saturday, August 27: 10:30 – 17:00
The LALCA 2016 Exhibition is held in Panama 3 + 4 located on the 4th floor of the Riu Hotel.
Invited Speakers and Oral Presenters:
All speakers are asked to be in the session room at least 15 minutes prior to the start of their session. Please provide your presentation slides to the Speaker Preview Center, in the foyer on the 4th Floor, at least two (2) hours prior to your presentation. The use of personal laptops for presentations is not allowed as it can cause technical delays and cut into a presenter’s time.
Speaker Preview Center Hours:
Thursday, August 25 09:00 – 20:00
Friday, August 26 07:30 – 17:00
Saturday, August 27 07:30 – 17:00
Friday, August 26: 10:30 – 11:00 & 16:00 – 16:30
Saturday, August 27: 10:30 – 11:00 & 16:15 – :16:45
On Friday, August 26 and Saturday, August 27, refreshments are available for registered delegates in the Exhibit Hall during the morning and afternoon Networking Breaks.
Award Winners will be presented with their awards during the Closing Ceremony on Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 18:00 – 18:45.
Paola De La Iglesia, Argentina
PD1.04 (also presented as P2.19): Infrequent Staining
Patterns in ALK Immunohistochemistry: Correlation with
> Poster Discussion Session 1, Saturday, August 27
Stéfano Ciriglliano, Argentina
P2.05: The Synthetic Peptide CIGB-300 Inhibits NF-κB
Translocation Affecting the Survival and Chemoresistance
of NSCLC Cell Lines
> Poster Session 2, Saturday, August 27
Maurenis Hernandez, Cuba
P2.40: CIMAvaxEGF Vaccine for the Treatment
of Real-World NSCLC Patients
> Poster Session 2, Saturday, August 27
Wilson Ezequiel Neto, Brazil
P1.06: Lung Nodule Volumetry: Analysis of the Measurement
>Poster Session 1, Friday, August 26
Luiza Weis, Brazil
P1.36: Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer and Brain Metastases
> Poster Session 1, Friday, August 26
LALCA 2016 has partnered with IVI DMC2 Costa Rica & Panama & Columbia, a local tour specialist to provide delegates with the opportunities to explore Panama City and its surroundings.
For more information on booking a tour, please click here.
Early Registration Deadline August 15, 2016
|Abstract Submission||Now Closed|
|Registration & Accommodation||OPEN|
|Extended Abstract Submission Deadline|
|Abstract Notifications||July 15, 2016 – SENT|
|Accommodation Booking Deadline||July 31, 2016|
|Conference Dates||August 25 – 27, 2016|