Please find information below about the 2020 ASCO Annual Meeting. If you are a public relations professional looking for meeting information, please see our For PR Professionals page.

Key Dates

  • Press Program Announced: April 29, 2020
  • Embargoed Presscast for Credentialed Media: 
    • Tuesday, May 12, 1:30-2:30 p.m. ET
    • Tuesday, May 26, 2:30-3:30 p.m. ET
  • ASCO Proceedings I and Publish Only Abstracts Released: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. ET
  • Late-Breaking Abstracts, including Plenary Abstracts Released: Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. ET

Embargo Schedule

Abstracts Embargo will lift:
Proceedings I Abstracts 5:00 p.m. ET - Wednesday, May 13
Publish Only Abstracts (online only, will not be printed in Proceedings I) 5:00 p.m. ET - Wednesday, May 13
Late-Breaking Abstracts (LBAs), including Plenary abstracts 5:00 p.m. ET - Thursday, May 28

Apply For or Renew ASCO Media Credentials to Access Embargoed Materials

Visit ASCO's Media Headquarters to apply for media credentials, register to attend the meeting, access embargoed meeting information, and locate presscast dial-in information. For questions about how to navigate the site, please contact ASCO Media Registration.

Meeting Information

2020 Press Releases

Press releases related to the Annual Meeting can be accessed here. Credentialed reporters can login to view embargoed press releases.
Please note, the individual press briefing presentations are included at the bottom of the releases. 

Media Resources

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