ELCC 2018 European Lung Cancer Congress

Geneva, Switzerland - 11 Apr - 14 Apr 2018

ESMO and IASLC are pleased to have held the 8th edition of the European Lung Cancer Congress (ELCC), 11-14 April 2018, in Geneva, Switzerland.

The European Lung Cancer Congress is a collaborative effort of the most important multidisciplinary societies representing thoracic oncology specialists, all working towards a shared goal: to advance science, disseminate education and improve the practice of lung cancer specialists worldwide. 

Main themes:

  • Immunotherapy: towards combinations
  • SCLC and mesothelioma
  • Implementation of lung cancer screening
  • First-line treatment of oncogene and non-oncogene addicted tumours    
  • Molecular background of lung cancer
  • Biomarkers of NSCLC

Target audience:

  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Thoracic surgeons
  • Respiratory physicians / Pneumologists
  • Interventional radiologists
  • Pathologists


  • Maurice Pérol, Lyon, FR (ESMO)
  • Luis Paz-Ares, Madrid, ES (IASLC)
ELCC 2018 Organisers and Partners