SATURDAY, AUGUST 7

ANSWER FOR CANCER RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM
9:30AM – 11:30AM

AFC Symposium
Dr. Nelson
Sage Steele

Hosted by Dr. William Nelson Marion I. Knott Professor of Oncology
Director, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
ESPN “SportsCenter” Anchor Sage Steele

The V Scientific Advisory Committee, comprised of some of the nation’s leading physicians and research scientists from prominent universities and cancer centers, discuss current advances in immunotherapy and discoveries into clinical applications, new diagnostics, targeted data and alternative treatments for cancer.

By focusing on brilliant young investigators, the Scientific Advisory Committee works toward accomplishing the goal of the Foundation: achieving Victory Over Cancer.®

The V Foundation has proudly awarded more than $260 million for cutting edge research and holds the highest possible 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest evaluator of charities. It is among the top 2% of all charities evaluated.

The V Foundation is also a GuideStar Platinum-rated charity.

Symposium Partners
AFC Partners- Mobile

SONOMA EPICUREAN MARKETPLACE
11:30AM– 2:00PM

Sonoma Epicurean
Sonoma Epicurean - Pride Mountain Vineyards

Enjoy vintners and chefs representing the new V signature event series: The Sonoma Epicurean, launching in March 2022 in Healdsburg, CA. 

The event series will feature curated and hands-on experiences with Michelin-star and award- winning chefs, local artisans and world-class vintners with focus on lifestyle, wellness and sustainability.

Sonoma Epicurean - Dustin Valette
_Sonoma Epicurean - Tomatoes
Sonoma Epicurean - Kyle & Katina Connaughton

GALA DINNER & LIVE AUCTION
5:00PM – 9:30PM

Auction Gala
Auction Gala - Coach K

Hosted by the all-time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history, Mike “Coach K” Krzyzewski
ESPN college Basketball Analyst Jay Bilas
ESPN “SportsCenter” Anchor Sage Steele
Retired Executive Chairman of ESPN, Inc. George Bodenheimer

Guests will enjoy an elaborate multi-course dinner prepared by celebrity Chef Michael Mina and paired with the exceptional Nickel & Nickel Estate wines. They will also have the opportunity to raise a paddle for uniquely cultivated wine and experiential packages while raising critical funds for cancer. Our fundraising will support immunotherapy research. 

Auction Gala Partners
N&N Partners- Mobile
Auction Gala - Chef Michael Mina
Auction Gala - Beth Nickel
Auction Gala - George Bodenheimer

DOLCE LOUNGE
9:30PM - 11:00PM

Fountain Courtyard at Nickel & Nickel featuring Miami’s dynamic mix-master, DJ Lucian White

CORONA NIGHTCLUB
10:00PM - 2:00AM

Cap off the evening with the ever-popular after-party featuring electronic duo GoldFish, with special guests Cracked Ice