ESMO Asia 2018: Abstracts

Abstract submission for ESMO Asia is closed

Abstracts accepted for Late-Breaking Abstract (LBA) submission

Submitters of preliminary versions receiving approval to proceed must submit the final LBA by 8 October 2018, 18:00 SGT (local Singapore Time) / 12:00 CEST (Central Summer European Time).

LBA outcome notifications

LBA outcome notifications are expected to be made available to first authors by mid/end October 2018. 

Presentation and publication of accepted abstracts 

The ESMO Asia 2018 Scientific Committee will select abstracts for presentation during the Congress based on the following possibilities:

  • Proffered Paper – Oral presentations by authors presenting original data of superior quality, followed by expert discussion and perspectives. 
  • Mini Oral – Short presentation by the authors with comment and interactive audience discussion led by an invited expert. 
  • Poster – Display sessions for review, discussion and questions. Rotated by category, posters will be displayed for one day of the Congress and the presenting authors must be available for Q&A for one hour to represent their work.

All accepted abstracts will be published in the ESMO Asia 2018 Abstract Book, a supplement to Annals of Oncology, except YO Patient case study Posters.

Detailed instructions for the preparation of visual presentations and posters will be made available on the ESMO Web site in September 2018 along with scheduling notices.

Publication schedule for accepted abstracts

  1. Abstracts accepted for presentation at ESMO Asia 2018 as Proffered Paper (oral Presentation), Mini Oral and Poster will be published online on the ESMO website at 00:05 hrs SGT (local Singapore Time)on Wednesday, 21 November 2018
  2. Late-breaking abstracts will be made public at 00:05 hrs SGT (local Singapore Time) on the day of presentation in the official ESMO Asia 2018 Congress programme.
  3. ESMO Press Programme and related abstract publication schedule, will be available 10 days before the Congress.