URMC / Wilmot Cancer Institute / Giving / Discovery Ball / Event Details Event Details This year we are celebrating the Ball’s landmark 20th year by highlighting the necessity of funding fundamental science research of the Hallmarks of Cancer program. Co-chairs: Lois Taubman and Colleen Wilmot Saturday, May 4, 2019 Rochester Riverside Convention Center - 123 East Main Street, Rochester, NY 14604 A block of rooms has been reserved for guests at a discounted rate. Please reference the Wilmot Cancer Gala when making your reservations. To make your reservations, please click here: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/ROCHE/G-UORR If you need additional assistance, please contact us at 877-803-7534 or click here to find contact information by Region. New - Program Flow This year we have changed the order of events planned to maximize this important night! Please note the altered schedule of events below: 6:00pm Arrival and Registration During this time guests will register and find their seats in the ballroom. There will not be a formal cocktail hour or space as in years past. Time for registration has been shortened to a half hour. 6:30pm Program Start The formal program will begin promptly at 6:30pm. 7:15pm Dinner The formal program will break at 7:15pm for guests to enjoy dinner and time with friends at their table. 7:40pm Program Resumes 8:15pm After Party The after party will feature live entertainment, specialty cocktail and late-night food. New - Event Details More registration tables for quicker check in Break during the formal program to enjoy dinner with your table Shorter formal program Live entertainment More time after the formal program for entertainment and fun!