08.30   Registration, coffee/tea

08.50   Welcome by Paul Smits

09.00   Session 1: Tumor and microbiome  

Chair: Iris Nagtegaal 

Willem Melchers
Humans as viromes:  HPV causing cancer, a failed evolutionary experiment
Annemarie Boleij
The microbiota: an underestimated factor in colon carcinogenesis
Hauke Smidt (WUR)
The microbiome in health and disease

10.15 Laptop presentations, part 1  and coffee/tea

11.30  Session 2: Tumor and  immune system (or Interaction Tumor- Immune system)

Chair: Joop Jansen

Harry Dolstra
In vitro expanded NK cells for cellular therapy
Marc Raaijmakers
Deconstructing niche contributions to oncogenesis in the hematopoietic system 
Sita Vermeulen
Trained immunity and DNA markers for BCG response in bladder cancer: a roundtrip between mechanism and evidence.

12.45  Lunch

13.45   Session 3: Tumor and optimal targeting

Chair: Carla van Herpen

C.M. (Marco) Timmers, PhD Chief Scientific Officer Synthon Biopharmaceuticals B.V 
Antibody-drug conjugates - novel treatment modalities in targeted cancer therapy
Nielka van Erp
Dose-optimization / individualization within oncology – an unmet need
Olga Husson
Psychosocial research targeting rare cancer populations: The example of adolescents and young adults

15.00 Laptop presentations, part 2 and coffee/tea

16.15 Keynote lecture Ton Schumacher, NKI /AvL 

16.50 College tour; interview by Koos van der Hoeven (Radboudumc) 

17.10 Drinks and Best Laptop presentation Award