Editorial Article: World-leading speakers announced for the SelectScience Virtual Summit on Cancer and Immunology Research 2020

Register for free today to discover the latest science and technology advancements in coronavirus research, CAR T-cell therapy, genomics, liquid biopsies, imaging, drug delivery mechanisms, microbiome research and more

21 Apr 2020


Scientists worldwide are being invited to join us for the new Virtual Cancer and Immunology Research Summit 2020, taking place May 11-13, 2020. 

As the COVID-19 outbreak forces the postponement of more major science events, this free-to-attend online Summit offers a vital forum for scientists and manufacturers to continue to connect, share knowledge and provide technology solutions at this critical time. It follows the success of the recent SelectScience® Virtual Analytical Summit, which featured over 40 live presentations and drew a total of more than 8,000 attendees across three days. 

Register now to attend talks by world-leading scientists, video interviews, virtual exhibition booths, live Q&As and more. Catch up on the latest techniques and technologies in your field and play your part in improving science communication by leaving a lab product review for a chance to win a $400 Amazon Gift Card.

We'll also be announcing the winners of the 2020 Life Sciences Scientists' Choice Awards®, as voted for by scientists worldwide. It's not too late to have your say>>

Headline topics at the Summit include immunology and COVID-19, CAR T-cell therapy,  immunotherapy, genomic research and CRISPR technology, cancer diagnostics, liquid biopsies, cancer imaging, drug delivery mechanisms, the microbiome and more. We are delighted to announce our first confirmed speakers, with more being to be announced imminently.

  • Prof. Steve Conlan, Swansea University 
  • Dr. Herve Tiriac, University of California  
  • Dr. Laura Martin, Weill Cornell Medical College 
  • Dr. Marzia Del Re, University of Pisa 
  • Dr. Amanda Hummon, Ohio State University 
  • Dr. Aram Chung, Korea University 
  • Dr. Bruno Sainz, Autónoma University of Madrid (UAM) 
  • Dr. Peter O'Toole, University of York 
  • Dr. Will Brackenbury, University of York 
  • Dr. Nidhi Dey, University of York 
  • Dr. Leo Chan, Nexcelom Biosciences 
  • Greg Poore, University of California

Why attend?  

  • Discover the latest technology launches and innovations 
  • Keep up with cutting-edge research from expert speakers 
  • Access new application notes, posters, technical papers and more in our resource hubs 
  • Ask the experts – live Q&As with manufacturers and scientists 
  • Network with other scientists, globally 
  • Find out the winners of the 2020 Scientists' Choice Awards for Life Sciences 

Register for free to reserve a place today — you’ll be able to drop in and out as you wish during the Summit. 

Once you're registered, spread the word using #CancerImmunologySummit 

Further details of the event will follow – watch this space and follow our social media channels: FacebookLinkedInTwitter  

Manufacturers should contact sales@selectscience.net today for further information or to book booth space.