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IASLC 2020 North America Conference on Lung Cancer
October 15-17, 2020 | Chicago, IL


We are pleased to invite you to the IASLC 2020 North America Conference on Lung Cancer (NACLC 2020) taking place October 15 – 17, 2020 at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park. The NACLC 2020 is a dynamic meeting with a long tradition. The conference is a fabulous opportunity to network across disciplines with other people with careers focused on thoracic malignancies and learn about the latest developments in prevention, detection and care with novel data presentations. Close to 1,000 participants are expected to attend to discuss important topics of multidisciplinary nature.

With stunning architecture, many world class museums, over 200 theaters, 200 independent art galleries, and over 7,000 restaurants serving award-winning food, Chicago is a fantastic host city for NACLC 2020.

Important Dates

  • Abstract Submission Opens: June 1, 2020 
  • Registration and Accommodation Opens: June 1, 2020
  • Abstract Submission Deadline:  July 31, 2020 (23:59 PST)      
  • Abstract Notifications: August 14, 2020
  • Early Registration Deadline: August 21, 2020 
  • Regular Registration Deadline: September 18, 2020
This meeting is designed to meet the educational needs of 700+ healthcare professionals who diagnose and treat patients with lung cancer, including medical oncologists, thoracic surgeons, pulmonologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists, pathologists, advanced practice nurses and physicians' assistants.

Credit Statement

The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Registration Will Open June 1

The registration fee for participants includes:

  • Access to all Scientific Sessions and the Industrial Exhibition
  • Conference Materials
  • Networking Breaks

Housing Information:  

The Conference will be held at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park. 

IASLC is committed to providing a high-quality housing experience for its attendees and exhibitors and contracts rooms for your housing needs.

The importance of reserving a hotel room at the official hotel is incredibly important. The IASLC makes every effort to keep participants expenses at the meeting, registration fees, and hotel rooms for the meeting as low as possible. They work hard to negotiate the best hotel rates and to make the best use of your registration dollars to keep the meetings affordable. When anyone pays the registration fee and reserves a room with an official IASLC hotel, he or she is helping to support not only the IASLC in 2020, but also future meetings.

Additional Requests: For any additional needs, or to request a suite, please send your request in writing to
[email protected]

Conference Co-Chairs for NACLC:
Julie Renee Brahmer, MD,  United States
Jessica Donington, MD, United States

NACLC Steering Committee:
Heather A. Wakelee, MD, United States
Everett E. Vokes, MD, United States


Jeanette Stensgaard
Conference Planning Manager