The updated programme of the International Congress
Thursday April 20
09:30. Inauguration of the conference
Dr. Jesús Cañavate Gea (General Director of Planning, Research, Pharmacy and Citizen Care, Spain)
Prof. Arturo Díaz Suárez (University of Murcia, Spain)
Dr. José Miguel Luengo Gallego (Mayor of municipality of San Javier, Spain)
Vicerrector UMU (University of Murcia, Spain)
10:00. Inaugural conference: Staying Active After Cancer: Lessons learned moving from Research to Implementation
Prof. Anna Campbell (Edinburgh Napier University, UK)
11:00. Coffe break
11:30. Invited conference: Physical exercise and cancer. Strategies in the development and implementation of a training program
Dr. Lucía Sagarra Romero (University San Jorge, Spain)
12:30. Invited conference: Outdoor against Cancer
Prof. David Jimenez-Pavón (Outdoor Against Cancer, Germany)
Dr. Petra Thaller (Outdoor Against Cancer, Germany)
13:30. Short Presentations
Alberto Costea. Never Surrender. Proyecto Pionero para la Región de Murcia en beneficio de pacientes Oncológicos.
Asociación Española contra el Cáncer.
16:00. Invited conference: Exercise and cancer, we are setting the bar very low
Dr. Mario Redondo (European University of Madrid, Spain)
17:00. Invited conference: Leonas del Guadalquivir
Prof. Juan Gavala González. University of Seville (Spain).
Association of women with breast cancer (AMAMA).
18:00. Final Conference: Types of exercise based on side effects in each cancer patient
Dr. Soraya Casla Barrio (Comillas Pontifical University, Spain)
19:00. Oral presentations
Friday April 21
09:30. Welcome and Opening
Prof. José María López Gullón. Sport4Cancer Coordinator, University of Murcia (ES).
Dr. Takis Damaskopoulos. Executive Director, European Institute of Interdisciplinary Research (FR).
09:40. Key note
Prof. Martin Curley. Former Director of the Digital Transformation and Open Innovation at the Health Service Executive, Ministry of Health Ireland, Dublin, Member of Royal Irish Academy, Former vice president at Intel Corporation and director of Intel Labs Europe, Professor of Innovation at Maynooth University.
10:00. Panel 1: EU policy Perspectives
Moderator: Dr. Takis Damaskopoulos. Executive Director EIIR (FR).
Dr. Rolf Alter. UN Committee of Experts on Public Administration, Former Director of Public Governance OECD (Paris), Former economist IMF in Washington, Member of the Advisory Board of the Global Risks Report of the World Economic Forum.
Prof. Martin Curley. Director of the Digital Transformation and Open Innovation at the Health Service Executive (HSE), Ministry of Health Ireland), Dublin (IE).
Annalisa Tardino. Identity and Democracy Group, Italy, Member of European Parliament.
Olga Monteagudo Piqueras. Head of Health Promotion and Education Service of the Region of Murcia (ES).
11:00. Coffe break.
11:30. Panel 2: Research, Social and Economics perspective
Moderator: Dr. Guillermo Felipe López Sánchez (University of Murcia, Spain).
Nicholas Coutts. Innovation Advisory Board member at UNLEASH - Innovation lab for SDGs, Former vice president IBM, London (UK).
Prof. Agnieszka Kolacinska-Wow. Member of BRESO (BREAST European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO), Brussels (BE).
Dr. Alessandra Pasquo. Senior Researcher, miRNA and tissue regeneration specialist (Cancer Diagnostics), Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA), Rome (IT).
Dr. Rachele Brancaleoni. Department of Emergency Surgery University Hospital Gemelli, Rome (IT).
Dr. Petra Thaller & Dr. David Jimenez-Pavón, Rock Your Health RYHELATH - The role of education
12:30. Panel 3: Industry and technology perspective
Moderator: Anna Sadowska. EIIR PL.
Dr. Fernando Ferreira. Invited Professor at NOVA University Lisbon (PT), Senior Researcher at Biomedical engineering department at the UNINOVA Institute, Caprice (PT).
Dr. Maria Eugenia (Xenia) Beltrán Jaunsarás. Biomedical Engineering (Univ. Politécnica de Madrid), MBA in Health International Management (Thunderbird, Arizona).
Gary McManus (online). Waterford Institute of Technology, (IE), AI analytics for mental health monitoring in cancer patients (H2020 project FAITH).
Dr. Jorge Oliveira. Immersive LTD (PT), Professor, School of Psychology and Life Sciences, Universidade Lusófona, Lisboa (PT) will present the VR therapy for mental diseases.
Dr. George Ioannidis. CEO of IN2 Digital Innovations GmbH "SUN: Social and hUman ceNtered XR system" and presentation of OACCUs app.
15:30. Panel 4: Practical Examples of initiatives and developments financed by EU and/or new project ideas
Moderator: Anna Sadowska. EIIR PL.
Dr. Rosario Genchi. University of Murcia (ES), Sport4Cancer project and beyond.
Anna Podeszwa. Founder and CEO Oncological Foundation, LaVie, Wroclaw (Poland).
Dr. Carina Shneider, Director CCIEurope (BE), European Network of Youth Cancer Survivors EU-CAYAS-NET project
Eléonore Le Roch, Project Manager, The Europe region World Physiotherapy, UCanACT
Dr. Petra Thaller & Dr. David Jimenez-Pavón, OAC Cooking Book of Connects Us (OACCUs).
16:30. Panel 5: Outdoor against Cancer
Prof. David Jimenez-Pavón. Outdoor Against Cancer.
Dr. Petra Thaller. Outdoor Against Cancer.
17:30. Panel 6: Implementation of online physical exercise programs in cancer patients
Dr. Mónica Castellanos Montealegre. University of Castilla-La Mancha (Spain).
21:00. Closure and cultural event. Opening Ceremony Mar Menor Games · Sport4Cancer
Saturday April 22
10:00. Event Mar Menor Games · Sport4Cancer.