ESMO Congress 2019

Translating science into better cancer patient care​

Barcelona, Spain - 27 Sep - 01 Oct 2019

The ESMO Congress is the appointment in Europe for clinicians, researchers, patient advocates, journalists and the pharmaceutical industry from all over the world to get together, learn about the latest advances in oncology and translate science into better cancer patient care.


Please be aware of fraudulent websites offering Accommodation and Registration Services for the ESMO Congress 2019.

ESMO 2019 will be the global stage for excellence in translational research, presentation of practice-changing data and multidisciplinary discussions.

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Security and Safety

Barcelona is a safe city but also known for the risk of minor crimes such as pickpocketing. The Barcelona police force gives the following safety advice when attending a congress:

  • Always remove your congress badge upon leaving the venue
  • Be vigilant in crowds, restaurants and on public transportation; watch out for people creating distractions and diversions
  • Be careful not to leave your luggage unattended in any public place, including the hotel and Congress venue; keep your personal belongings with you, both inside and outside the venue
  • In case of emergency, call 112 (when inside the venue refer to the security staff or the police desk)​