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Patient Access to Cancer care Excellence

A Global Vision

Faster steps forward: towards cures for cancer and access to best treatment and care for individual patients.

Learn more about PACE


PACE hosts a variety of events meant to empower participants to understand the challenges and opportunities surrounding patient access to innovative cancer care and treatment. We bring together oncology policy thought leaders, patient advocates, scientists, and others to share their expertise and explore new ideas. From PACE Global Council meetings to forums on specific cancer-related issues, we'll share with you our activities and progress.

Past event
7-11 November 2015 | Milan, Italy

ISPOR 18th Annual European Congress

The 18th annual European Congress hosted by the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research will highlight how health outcomes research can impact decision making on health technology and policy.

Past event
20 October 2015 | London, United Kingdom

The Economist Health Care Forum: War on Cancer

War on Cancer 2015 will bring together the leaders in oncology from across the field and around Europe to explore and shape the dialogue on cancer. The programme will take a multi-faceted approach and examine leading initiatives in policy and financing, innovation in prevention, treatment and diagnosis and new methods of community engagement.

Past event
25-29 September 2015 | Vienna, Austria

European Cancer Congress

The European Cancer Congress is a biennial conference that combines the efforts of European oncology professionals with the aim of improving the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care of cancer patients.

Past event
6-9 September 2015 | Denver, CO

16th World Conference on Lung Cancer

While the field of lung cancer has seen many improvements in screening and treatment, the disease is still a huge global health problem. Hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, the World Conference on Lung Cancer will address all aspects of progress, from tobacco policy and prevention to treatment in all stages of lung cancer.

Past event
6-8 September 2015 | Santiago, Chile

ISPOR Latin America Conference

The 5th International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Latin America Conference will focus on increasing equitable access to health care in Latin America.

Past event
15-18 June 2015 | Philadelphia, PA

BIO International Convention

The BIO International Convention will gather more than 15,000 attendees from biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, academic institutions, patient advocates, and others to discuss the future of health care.

Past event
14-17 June 2015 | Oslo, Norway

HTAi Annual Conference

Health Technology Assessment International is the leading global scientific and professional society for those who produce, use, or encounter health technology assessment. This year's conference theme is "Global Efforts in Knowledge Transfer: HTA to Health Policy and Practice."

Past event
29 May-2 June | Chicago, IL

ASCO Annual Meeting

The American Society of Clinical Oncologists Annual Meeting brings together 30,000 oncology professionals from around the globe for educational sessions, announcements on groundbreaking research, and much more. This year’s theme, "Illumination & Innovation: Transforming Data into Learning," focuses on the application of knowledge to patient care.

Past event
4 February 2015 | Worldwide

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day honors cancer patients and survivors everywhere, and explores how we can implement what we already know in the areas of prevention, early detection, treatment, and care. In 2015, the focus will be on accelerating the fight against cancer.

Past event
3-6 December 2014 | Melbourne, Australia

World Cancer Congress

Finding solutions to reduce the burden of cancer requires that we join forces. The World Cancer Congress will convene global health experts and leaders to learn from each other and find solutions to accelerate our progress against cancer.

Past event
26-30 September 2014 | Madrid, Spain

European Society for Medical Oncology Congress

The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) annual meeting focused on how precision medicine in cancer care could benefit patients.

Past event
8-10 September 2014 | Brussels, Belgium

European Alliance for Personalised Medicine Conference

The European Alliance for Personalised Medicine brings together health care experts, organizations and institutions, and patient advocates to improve patient care by accelerating the development, delivery and uptake of personalised health care.

Past event
15-18 June 2014 | Washington, D.C.

HTAi 2014

HTAi is the leading global scientific and professional society for all those who produce, use, or encounter Health Technology Assessment. This year's annual conference focuses on optimizing patient-centered care in an era of economic uncertainty.