Program

Our full conference program is available in the downloadable PDF document here.

 

PRE DAY 1 – March 12, 2020

TimeActivity (Location)
6:00 - 9:00 pmConference Check-in/Registration
Icebreaker & Social Event
(Rogers Suite– Erickson Wing 6th floor)

DAY 1 – March 13, 2020

TimeActivity (Location)
8:00 am Conference check-in/registration opens
Coffee and Mingling
(Lobby outside Spirit Rooms)
8:45 amOpening Remarks from Dr. Wayne Beckham
9:00 - 10:00 amKeynote address from Dr. Karl Otto
Deep Learning: Important Concepts and Application to Automatic Segmentation of Medical Images
(Spirit Rooms)
10:00 - 10:40 am RT Therapist Session
(Spirit Rooms)
10:40 - 11:00 am Morning Break
11:00 am - 12:15 pmTechnologist Session + 1 Physicist Talk
(Spirit Rooms)
12:15 – 12:30 pmWesCan 2020 Group Photo
12:30 – 1:30 pmLunch Buffet
1:30 – 2:30 pmKeynote address from Caitlin Gillan
Square Peg, Round Hole: Conceptualizing AI’s Disruption to Practice
(Spirit Rooms)
2:30 – 3:15 pmPhysicist Session 1
(Spirit Rooms)
3:15 – 3:30 pmAfternoon Break
3:30 – 5:00 pmPhysics Student Session
(Spirit Rooms)
6:00 - 10:00 pmDinner Banquet & Awards
(Terrace Ballroom)

DAY 2 – March 14, 2020

TimeActivity (Location)
8:15 - 8:45 amCoffee and Mingling
(Spirit Rooms)
8:45 - 10:00 amPhysicist Session 2
(Spirit Rooms)
10:00 am - 10:30 amTransportation to BC Cancer – Victoria
Morning Break once arriving at BC Cancer – Victoria
10:30 am – 12:00 pmDemonstrations by:
- UltraRay on full product line from Klarity (CT Sim Room #2)
-CDR Systems (CT Sim Room #1)
12:00 – 12:30Tour of BC Cancer - Victoria Radiation Therapy Department
12:30 - 12:45 pmTransportation back to the Inn at Laurel Point
12:45 - 1:45 pm Lunch
1:30 - 2:00 pmBusiness meeting to discuss the future of WesCan 2021
(location TBD)
3:00 – 5:00 pmExplore Victoria Walk – several routes available
7:00 pmWesCan 2020 Pub Crawl

WesCan Self-guided walking tour

WesCan Guided walking tour (3-5 pm)

WesCan Pub Crawl (7 pm)

Note:

WesCan 2020 has been afford 7.5 continuing education credits with MDCB.