Additional Activities

Additional Activities

Early Career Scientist Networking Event 

This free event, hosted by the Early Career Scientist Committee, will allow all early career scientist attendees to meet colleagues and make early connections that can be fostered throughout the rest of the conference. Join us to learn about the yearly activities of the Early Career Scientist Committee, the society’s year-round commitment to young investigators, and how you can get involved.

Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020
9–10:30 p.m. 
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Meet-the-Expert Lunch

The Meet-the-Expert Lunch will focus on unique issues related to early career scientist career development and will give the opportunity to attendees to interact with experts in key fields of immunotherapy. Information will be provided on different relevant topics in a setting that fosters attendee/expert interactions and provides networking opportunities with leaders in the field. Experts will answer questions and lead informal dialogue during a one-hour roundtable lunch to help provide guidance and direction. Don't miss your chance to attend this free event, reserve your seat through your SITC 2020 registration. 

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020
12:45–2 p.m. 
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Career Connections Networking Reception

Don’t miss the Career Connections evening Networking Reception, for a chance to interact with prospective employers. This free meet-and-greet event is open to all Annual Meeting attendees and provides a unique opportunity for job seekers to connect with talent seekers in a social setting.

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020
8:30–9:30 p.m.
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Poster Receptions

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020
7–8:30 p.m. 

Friday, Nov. 13, 2020
7–8:30 p.m. 
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The CheckPoints Band Party

Comprised of SITC members who are luminaries in the field of cancer immunotherapy, The CheckPoints Band performance has become a mainstay of the SITC Annual Meeting experience for the past six years. All SITC 2020 attendees are welcome to attend. Playing your favorite modern and classic rock hits, The CheckPoints has developed a devout following of fans. New this year, The CheckPoints Band will take the stage the evening of Friday, Nov. 13, 2020. 

Friday, Nov. 13, 2020
8:30–10:30 p.m. 
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Membership Business Meeting

Join SITC President Mario Sznol, MD, and SITC Vice President Patrick Hwu, MD, for this annual gathering of members. Review highlights of the past year and learn more about the strategic direction of the society. All members are welcome to attend this free event. 

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020
8:05–9:05 a.m.
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Award Ceremony

The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer's (SITC) 35th Anniversary Award Ceremony celebrates the achievements of current and future leaders in the cancer immunotherapy field. The work of these dedicated individuals that include young investigators and luminaries in the field seeks to propel the field forward and build a solid foundation for future advances and soon, a cure. Celebrate your colleagues at this free event, all SITC 2020 attendees are encouraged to attend. 

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020
4–5 p.m. 
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35th Anniversary Reception

Join us in celebration of the society’s special anniversary year at the 35th Anniversary Reception, taking place the evening of Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, at the National Museum of American History. This reception promises an evening of networking and camaraderie, access to the impressive museum, heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks and dancing. Transportation will be provided. Tickets can be purchased in advance through your SITC 2020 registration. 

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020
7–10 p.m.
National Museum of American History
1300 Constitution Ave. North West
Washington, D.C. 20560

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