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CEO Roundtable on Cancer

Join us for CEO Roundtable on Cancer – XVII

November 13 - 14, 2018 | SAS World Headquarters | Cary, NC

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Bob Bradway Martin Murphy and Joaquin Duato at CEO Roundtable 2017
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Woman Panelist at CEO Roundtable 2017

"Bold and venturesome" were the words President George H.W. Bush, our founder, used to describe the spirit we must bring to our work to confront and conquer cancer.

Our work continues as we make preparations for the CEO Roundtable on Cancer – XVII.

Registration opens in September.

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Tuesday, Nov. 13 
5:45 - 8 p.m.
Reception & Dinner at The Umstead Hotel in Cary, NC
Wednesday, Nov. 14 
8 a.m. - Noon
Annual Meeting, SAS Campus in Cary, NC
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Reception and Dinner – Nov. 13

The Umstead Hotel

Meeting Location – Nov. 14
SAS Executive Briefing Center
Building C
820 SAS Campus Drive
Cary, NC 27513

Map of SAS campus (PDF)
Area map with driving directions and access to Google Maps.
Print Parking Permit (PDF)


CEO Roundtable on Cancer XVII is invitation-only and nontransferable. Since it is essential that Members of the CEO Roundtable have representation at the meeting, if a Member is unable to attend, you may delegate someone from your senior leadership team to attend in your place. Guest invitations are not transferable.

If you are unable to attend, please let us know.

On Wednesday, Nov. 14, registration will begin at 7 a.m. in the foyer of the SAS Executive Briefing Center. Please note that the meeting will be videotaped and podcasts will be available afterward. You will be asked to sign a release form as part of registration.

Attendee List

See who will be at the meeting. Download a PDF.


Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) is about a 10-minute drive from SAS.

On Wednesday, Nov. 14, shuttle service will be available beginning at 6:45 a.m. from The Umstead to SAS campus and will run every 15 minutes.

If you have a car, there will be reserved parking spaces for you at the SAS Executive Briefing Center (Building C). Please let the security gate know that you are attending CEO Roundtable on Cancer XVII

Following the CEO Roundtable on Wednesday, we will offer a shuttle to the airport from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Luggage storage will be available on-site at the SAS Executive Briefing Center (Building C) for those departing directly from the meeting.


Tuesday, Nov. 13
The reception will begin at 5:45 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7:15 p.m. Both will be held at The Umstead Hotel, Ballroom 1.

Wednesday, Nov. 14
A continental breakfast will be available starting at 7 a.m. at the SAS Executive Briefing Center (Building C).

A buffet lunch will be available at 12 p.m. following the meeting in the Executive Dining Room.


Hotel arrangements are the responsibility of individual attendees. Please reserve a room as soon as possible and mention that you are attending CEO Roundtable on Cancer - XVII. The special CEO Roundtable rate at the Umstead is only available through October 23.

The Umstead Hotel
100 Woodland Pond
Cary, NC 27513
Phone: 919-447-4000
Reservations Toll-Free Number: 866-877-4141
Online reservations

Embassy Suites by Hilton
Raleigh Durham Research Triangle
201 Harrison Oaks Boulevard
Cary, North Carolina, 27513
Phone: 919-677-1840

The Mayton Inn
301 S Academy Street,
Cary, North Carolina 27511
Phone: 919-670-5000

Attire and Weather

Meeting attire is business dress. The climate in Cary is mild in November, with an average low of 40°F and an average high of 62°F.

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Please contact: Therese Martin, Program Manager, CEO Roundtable on Cancer


SAS is a tobacco-free campus and is proud to support the CEO Roundtable on Cancer – XVII. Video and podcasts will be available post-meeting. Release forms will be provided at the meeting.

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