Welcome to the European Association for Cancer Research
Europe’s membership association for cancer researchers

A Matter of Life or Death: From Basic Cell Death Mechanisms to Novel Cancer Treatments

Amsterdam, Netherlands : 1 - 3 February 2018

Contact and FAQ

  • Can I have an official Letter of Invitation for visa or funding purposes?

    Please contact Roger Doxat-Pratt if you require an official Letter of Invitation for a visa or funding application. You should have already registered for the conference.

  • Can I have a receipt for my payment to attend the meeting?

    Receipts are automatically generated through the online payment process. However, if you have not received a receipt this can be obtained by contacting Roger Doxat-Pratt

  • Does registration include meals?

    Your registration fee includes lunches and coffee breaks on all 3 days of the conference, as well as a buffet dinner during the Networking Reception on Thursday 01 February.

    A ticket for the Conference Dinner on Friday 02 February can be purchased alongside registration.

  • How do I get a certificate of attendance?

    A Certificate of Attendance will be available for participants to print / download following the completion of a short evaluation survey. This will be emailed to all participants at the end of the conference. If you have any questions about your certificate, please contact Roger Doxat-Pratt.

  • When does onsite registration begin?

    You can register onsite and collect your conference bag from 11:00 – 13:00 on Thursday 01 February. If you are not able to register at this point then please contact Roger Doxat-Pratt with your arrival time.


  • What is the emergency evacuation procedure?

    The venue has 8 emergency exits: 4 on the ground floor, 2 on the first balcony and 2 on the second balcony. In the event of a fire or other emergency, a siren will sound throughout the building. Staff will assist participants to clear the building via the nearest emergency exit. The assembly point is on the bridge diagonally across from the venue.

Key dates

Bursary application deadline:
10 November 2017

Abstract submission deadline:
20 November 2017

Registration deadline:
05 January 2018


If you have any queries that are not answered on this website or in the Frequently Asked Questions, please contact the conference administrator:


Roger Doxat-Pratt
Conference and Fellowships Officer

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