The Interaction Conference is an integrated industry and academic conference targeted towards those who manage or direct projects related to oncology clinical trials. The main objective of this conference is to foster a partnership through the learning experience between the pharmaceutical industry, clinical research organizations and clinical sites. It is hoped that by enhancing or developing various partnerships and sharing knowledge and experience amongst clinical research professionals, a more thorough understanding of the process will be attained, improving clinical trials metrics and quality, enhancing Canada's reputation in oncology clinical research and ultimately benefiting patients and the broader community as a whole.