The European Conferences on Tobacco or Health (ECToH) are held every three years and unites over 600 influential advocates, researchers, academics, non-governmental organisations, civil society, scientists, healthcare professionals and public officials working on all aspects of tobacco control from around Europe.
The next 8th ECToH will be held in 2020 in Berlin and will be hosted by the German Cancer Society.
The 7th ECToH was held in Porto in 2017, hosted by the Portuguese League against Cancer. It was opened by the President of the Portuguese League, the President of Portugal, the EU Commissioner for Health, Queen Leticia of Spain, among others. (See a video excerpt of the opening here.) Key messages from the Conference were published in the Oporto Declaration.