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29th to 31st January 2020 – Clayton Hotel, Dublin.

Abstracts open 1st August and close on 1st October, 2019.

Registration and hotel booking opens 1st September 2019.


BTOG 2020 Call for Thoracic Oncology Abstracts

Abstracts open on 1st August 2019 and close on 1st October 2019

Click the link below to submit your abstract:

Invitation to submit original, previously unpublished research or audit carried out by your department or group as a poster abstract to BTOG 2020.  Accepted abstracts will be published in a journal supplement.


Basic Science Case Reports Development of new national research Diagnosis & Staging
Impact on clinical practice Mesothelioma Molecular Targeted Therapy Multi-disciplinary focus
New developments and procedures NSCLC Chemotherapy NSCLC Immunotherapy Nursing/AHP
Radiotherapy SCLC Screening & Early Diagnosis State of the art management of thoracic malignancies
Supportive Care Surgery Survivorship Thymic Tumours
Tobacco Control Trials in Progress


Abstract maximum  is 300 words (excluding abstract title and one diagram or table).

BTOG’s position on Encore Abstracts

  1. The abstract/poster must not have been previously published (in original or amended form).
  2. With the exception of National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses 2019, an abstract/poster submitted/presented at another conference and then submitted to BTOG 2020 must contain additional information or data to the original.  This must be declared on the submission.

Dates:  Wednesday 29th to Friday 31st January 2020

Venue:  Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin

Timetable to follow.

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Register for BTOG 2020

*Please note hotel accommodation is not included in registration fees

Registration includes name badge, conference bag including on-site programme book, poster abstract supplement, access to all sessions on day/s registered, refreshments and lunches on day/s registered. The conference dinner must be pre-booked separately – not included.

Registration Rates

Registration Rates for Healthcare Professionals

Full rate is for Consultants, Professors and Associate Specialists
Concessionary rate is for Nurses (specialist, research, other), allied health professionals, radiographers and doctors in training (up to and including specialist registrar grade)

Full rate Concessionary rate
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday £350 £230
Wednesday and Thursday £275 £180
Thursday and Friday £350 £230
Wednesday only £75 £50
Thursday only £200 £130
Friday only £200 £130
Thursday Conference Dinner £50 £50

Registration Rates for Industry Sponsors/Exhibitors (not included in the sponsorship level)

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday £500
Wednesday £150
Thursday £200
Friday £200
Thursday Conference Dinner £50

Registration Rates for Industry Non-sponsors/Non-exhibitors

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday £750
Wednesday £250
Thursday £250
Friday £250
Thursday Conference Dinner £50


As an eligible body for VAT purposes the supply of education at BTOG educational events is exempt from VAT.

Hotel Booking

Venue – The Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin.

Booking link BTOG 2020 Venue Hotel


Alternative hotel details - see below.


Alternative Hotel

Mespil Hotel, Mespil Road, Dublin 4 (5 minute walk from venue hotel)
Reserved block for BTOG 2020 delegates – to make a booking: please quote reference: VENU290120
Please note the bookings can be made with the hotel direct only either by telephone or email / +353 1 4884600.
Rates: €166 for single room B&B/ €181 for twin/double occupancy B&B

Continuing Professional Development – CPD

Details to follow.

To be the first to know about CPD accreditation for BTOG2020, join BTOG and our mailing list and follow us on Twitter

Travel Information

This information is taken from the Clayton Hotel website:

Ideally located in Dublin 4, minutes from St Stephens Green and within walking distance of Aviva Stadium, the RDS and main business districts, Clayton Hotel Burlington Road is the ideal base whatever your reason for visiting the Irish capital. The Aircoach and Dublin Bus route 7B, 7D, 11, 46a, 116 and 145 stop directly outside the hotel and the Luas Green Line (tram) stops nearby at Charlemont linking to St Stephens Green, Dundrum, Sandyford and Cherrywood business parks.

Getting Here From Dublin Airport

Option 1: Aircoach departs up to every 15 minutes and stops outside our front door. Journey time both to and from the airport is approximately 35 minutes.

Option 2: a taxi from the airport typically costs €35 and takes 30 minutes but will vary with traffic. Please note all taxis take cash but not all will take credit cards, a dispatcher is available at the rank for assistance.

Driving Directions From Dublin Airport: Exit the airport and take the M1 motorway towards the city centre. Just before the railway bridge on Drumcondra Road, take a left onto Clonliffe Road. Continue along East Wall Road which takes you to the East Link Bridge (toll). Come off the East Link bridge and continue to roundabout and take a right onto Sean Moore Road. Continue to the traffic lights and turn right, then take the first left onto Church Avenue. Continue through the next set of traffic lights onto London Bridge Road. Turn left onto Bath Avenue, then Haddington Road, reaching Mespil Road with the canal on your right-hand side. Take the last left before you reach the traffic lights, onto Sussex Road, and continue along for 400m. The hotel is on the left-hand side. Clayton Hotel Burlington Road offers on-site car parking facilities for resident guests and visitors which is operated on a first come first served basis.

Driving Directions

The hotel is located south of the Grand Canal on Sussex Road (off Upper Leeson Street) in Dublin 4.

For detailed driving directions to Clayton Hotel Burlington Road please visit the AA Routeplanner.


On-site parking is available for resident guests and visitors which is operated on a first come, first served basis. The hourly rate for visitor parking is €3. Hotel residents can avail of the special overnight rate of €13 per night per vehicle.

Public Transport

Dublin Bus stop 848 is outside the front gates and served by routes 7b, 7d, 11, 46a, 116 and 145 offering frequent connections to the heart of Dublin and beyond. For detailed Public Transport information please visit the Transport for Ireland Journey Planner.

Hotel Address

Clayton Hotel Burlington Road
Leeson Street Upper,
Dublin 4,
D04 A318



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