Symposium Overview:

At the Fifteenth Annual European International Kidney Cancer Symposium, renal cell carcinoma experts from around the world will present the latest developments in research, treatment, and patient care. EIKCS is a forum for creative, innovative thinking about kidney cancer in an on-going effort to lead to practice-changing scientific and medical advances.



Friday, 24 April

·         Registration begins at 7.00 am

·         The KCA Symposium start and end timing TBD and will be added in Mid-February

Saturday, 25 April

·         Sessions start and end timing will be added in Mid-February.


Agenda: TBD


2020 EIKCS Scientific Program Committee

Co-Chair- Frede Donskov, M.D., Aarhus University Hospital

Lars Lund, M.D., Ph.D., Odense University Hospital

Co-Chair - Samra Turajlic, M.D., Ph.D., Royal Marsden Hospital

Gabriel Malouf, M.D., Ph.D., Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital

Christian Beisland, M.D, Ph.D., Haukeland University Hospital

Thomas Powles, M.D., MBBS, MRCP, Barts Cancer Institute

Guillermo de Velasco, M.D., Ph.D., University Hospital 12 de Octubre

Michael Staehler, M.D., Ph.D., University of Munich



  • The deadline for submitting abstracts is now closed


Registration Fees:



By February 28

By March 30

After March 30

Physician, Healthcare and Industry Professionals

$375 USD

$700 USD

$800 USD

Nurses, Residents and Fellows*

$125 USD

$350 USD

$450 USD

*Residents/Fellows must provide proof of status from their hospital/academic institution to receive the discounted rate 


Registration Options:


Or submit registration via mail, fax, or email:



Hotel Reservation Information:

Hilton Antwerp Old Town

Groenplaats 32

2000 Antwerpen


tel.+32 3 204 12 12

fax +32 3 204 12 13


Discounted rates-

  • Inform the reservation agent you are attending the European International Kidney Cancer Symposium in order to receive the discounted rate.


  • Discount room rates have been arranged for meeting attendees and exhibitors. Room rate is for single occupancy is € 201.39 double occupancy is € 213.78 per night.
    This rate include breakfast and VAT.


Online Reservations-

  • Group Bookings contact Damien Chane at
  • Reserve via telephone, please call: +32 32048 280. Inform the reservation agent you are attending the European International Kidney Cancer Symposium in order to receive the discounted rate.
  • Discount expires 28 January, 2020
Additional Hotel options-
  • NH Collection Antwerp Centre, Pelikaanstraat 84 2019 Antwerp +32 344 60 330 located 2km from the Hilton Antwerp Old Town
  • Booking link for groups under 10
  • Theater Hotel, Arenbergstraat 30, B-2000 Antwerpen +32 3 203 5410 (located within walking distance of the Hilton Antwerp Old Town)
  • Hampton by Hilton Antwerp Central Station (located 2km from the Hilton Antwerp Old Town)- booking link for groups under 10 -
  • Full refund if you cancel by 28 February, 2020. After 28 February, a cancellation fee of US$125  will be charged.
  • No refunds will be given after 30 March, 2020.
  • All cancellation requests must be submitted in writing, by fax +1 815-753-6900 or by email to:
  • Group Registrations, once purchased are non refundable, however they are transferable.
    The charge to your credit card will appear on your statement as "NIU Outreach, DeKalb, IL".