Sponsorship & Exhibits

The iMig 2018 Conference offers a tremendous opportunity to market to one of the largest international gatherings of researchers, educators, and professionals in the field of Mesothelioma: medical oncology, epidemiology, surgery, pathology, radiology, pulmonology, nursing, allied health professionals, and advocacy groups. Over 500 scientists, students, and industry leaders from around the world are expected to attend. Increase your visibility and organization’s profile by becoming a Sponsor and/or Exhibitor or by holding an Industry-Supported Symposium at this outstanding and important Conference.

Why you should participate as a Sponsor and/or Exhibitor

  • Increase your brand’s strength and image in the marketplace
  • Gain differentiation from your competitors
  • Target your message and marketing
  • Increase access to national and international markets
  • Support the international effort to find a cure for Mesothelioma

iMig 2018 will be the conference to attend in Mesothelioma!

Background Information

Past Event Information

Statistics on Past iMig Conferences (click to expand)

Attendance at Past iMig Conferences

Year Venue Attendance Year Venue Attendance
2018 Ottawa, Canada 500+ exp. 2008 Amsterdam, Netherlands 300
2016 Birmingham, UK 550 2006 Chicago, USA 300
2014 Cape Town, South Africa 350 2004 Brescia, Italy 250
2012 Boston, USA 500 2002 Perth, Australia 200
2010 Kyoto, Japan 400 1999 Grantham, UK 200

Demographics & Statistics from iMig 2016

Of the 550 participants in iMig 2016 in Birmingham, 65% were from Europe, 22% from North America, 10% from Asia and Oceania, 2% from the Middle East, 2% from South America, and 2% from Africa. This is typical for events held in Europe.
For iMig 2018, we expect to welcome 20-25% attendees from Canada, 15-20% from the United States, 15-20% from Europe, 15-20% from Australia, and 5-10% from South America.

Among the 550 participants in iMig 2016, the following categories were represented:

  • 18% Basic Research Scientists
  • 14% Industry
  • 13% Students & Trainees
  • 13% Medical Oncology
  • 8% Surgeons
  • 7% Lawyers
  • 7% Nurses
  • 5% Pulmonologists
  • 5% Advocacy
  • 5% Pathologists
  • 3% Allied Health Professionals
  • 1% Epidemiologists
  • 1% Radiologists
Past Sponsors & Exhibitors (click to expand)
  • Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization
  • Aduro Biotech
  • Asbestos Victims Support Groups Forum
  • AstraZeneca/MedImmune
  • AtriumMed
  • Bayer HealthCare
  • Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Boyes Turner
  • Brigham & Women's Hospital
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • British Lung Foundation
  • British Thoracic Oncology Group
  • Cancer Research UK
  • Cancer Research UK Leicester Centre
  • CareFusion
  • Castle Biosciences
  • Concordia Laboratories
  • Cure Meso
  • Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney & Strauss
  • Epizyme
  • Erasmus MC
  • Ethicon
  • Field Fisher Waterhouse
  • Foley Mansfield
  • Fujirebio
  • Handicare
  • Hope Foundation for Cancer Research
  • Hugh James
  • I-Flow
  • International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
  • International Thoracic Oncology Nursing Forum
  • Irwin Mitchell
  • June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund
  • Kazan McClain Satterley & Greenwood
  • Leigh Day
  • Levy Konigsberg
  • Levy Phillps
  • Lilly Oncology
  • Macmillan Cancer Support
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Medical Research Council
  • Medtronic/Covidien
  • Meso UK
  • MesobanK
  • Mesocare
  • Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation
  • Morphotek
  • Motley Rice
  • MSD Oncology
  • NIHR Clinical Research Network
  • Novum Law
  • Olympus
  • Roche Products
  • Rocket Medical
  • Sellas Life Sciences Group
  • Shein Law Group
  • Simmons Hanly Conroy
  • Slater & Gordon
  • SuperDimension
  • Thornton & Naumes
  • Tissuemed
  • Unite the Union
  • Verastem
  • Vogelzang Law
  • WL Gore

Click HERE to receive more information on the event, exhibit pricing, and other sponsorship options.


At any time, feel free to contact our dedicated Sponsorship and Exhibit Sales Manager to start discussing how you would like to support, and be involved in, iMig 2018.

Ms. Tess Brown
Sponsorship and Exhibit Sales Manager
iMig2018-Sponsorship at icsevents.com
Tel: +1-604-681-2153 x 195
Direct: +1-236-521-0029
Fax: +1-604-681-1049

Conference Secretariat:
International Conference Services Ltd. (ICS)
Suite 300, 1201 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC, V6E 2V2


The Conference Secretariat (International Conference Services, Ltd.) is the official housing bureau for iMig 2018 and will offer assistance with the coordination of housing requirements for the Conference. Discounted room rates have been negotiated for delegates and groups. All sponsors and exhibitors are asked to support the Conference by booking accommodations via the official Housing Bureau. Priority selection of hotel rooms will be granted to sponsors.

The Conference Secretariat retains the right to downgrade sponsorship levels if sponsors do not book through the official Housing Bureau. Accommodation booking will soon be available through the Conference website.

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