THE III SIENA THINK TANK

A VISION OF I.O.
CALL FOR ACTIONS


October 3-5, 2019

At Hotel Garden
Siena

The event is focused at sharing with the enlarged scientific community the research findings and initiatives of the NIBIT Foundation research team in the context of the rapidly evolving field of cancer immunotherapy worldwide.
The Think Tank will be organized in collaboration with The Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy and the World Immunotherapy Council.
During the event world-wide acknowledged scientists in the field of cancer immunotherapy will debate about pre-selected scientific, translational and clinical research topics, engaging the attendees in highly interactive discussions.

Aims of the meeting will be foster:
• Reaching a scientific consensus on future insights in highly selected I-O topics
• Implementing new collaborations (pre-clinical/clinical/educational) among participants and with the organizational support of the scientific Co-Organizing entities
• Presenting research projects/ideas by pre-selected (also through WIC) young investigators in the identified topics of the meeting to be discussed and eventually hosted in Institutions participating to the Think Tank
• Generating a Consensus/White paper manuscript.

Topics

  • Different career trajectories within the IO community

  • Epigenetic immune modeling/re-modeling

  • Emerging Topics: Reverse translational research

  • Emerging Topics: New technologies

  • Focus on glioblastoma: the path ahead

  • Focus on mesothelioma: the path ahead

  • Cellular immunotherapy

  • Young Investigators proposal

  • The 4th Siena I-O Think Tank 2020