Annual Conference

This year ACCELERATE celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Annual Conference! The event is the perfect opportunity for discussion, knowledge-sharing, networking and engagement with the international, multi-stakeholder community of experts and advocates.

The Conference took place virtually on the 11th and 12th of February with over 300 participants from more than 20 countries worldwide.

Do you want to know more about it? Take a look at the Executive Summaries of the Breakout Sessions and the 2022 Scientific Work Plan here.

We look forward to meeting you at the 11th Annual Conference next year on the 9th and 10th of February in Brussels!


Paediatric Strategy Forums

The 9th Paediatric Strategy Forum for Medicinal Product Development in MAPK pathway inhibitors took place on the 28th and 29th of March 2022 virtually with the participation of over 200 international experts and advocates. Stay tuned for the summary and manuscript from all participants addressing the challenges and documenting the conclusions of the meeting!

We are now getting ready for the 10th Paediatric Strategy Forum for DNA Damage Repair Pathway Inhibitors that will take place in Amsterdam on the 27th and 28th of October! You can now submit your Expression of Interest here.


Educational Initiatives

The Fit For Filing (FFF) Working Group has developed a series of webinars on recommendations on the delivery of FFF trials focused on:​

  • Shape the academia-industry collaboration to overcome the challenges.​
  • Operational requirements including essential documents, CRF essential data​, data management​ and resources.

More details will follow soon. But for the dates!

  • September 15th
  • October 20th
  • November 10th

And there is more! A brand new comprehensive educational programme on strategy and regulatory science in pediatric drug development is already underway - stay tuned for exciting updates coming soon!

New Publications

Discover all the changes in the landscape of paediatric oncology, the achievements of the ACCELERATE Platform, and the challenges remaining in our latest manuscript.

ACCELERATE – Five years accelerating cancer drug development for children and adolescents


Did you miss any of our publications? You can find them here!

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