Session proposals

It is no longer possible to submit a session proposal for the 2020 ECNP Congress in Vienna (deadline was 1 March 2019).

If you would you like to give your input on the programme for future ECNP Congress, the submission of session proposals for the 2021 ECNP Congress will open in November.  

Session proposals can usually be submitted online on the following three formats:

Symposium proposalsession proposal
Your symposium proposal should include: 
• A symposium title 
• Four lecture titles and speakers (additionally, one back-up speaker) 
• A short outline explaining the topic (max. 250 words) 
• Optionally, one chair may be suggested

Educational update proposal
Educational updates focus on a continuous dialogue between participants and the presenters. Different angles of a subject are discussed and state-of-the-art summaries are provided, with emphasis on new information relevant for clinical practice. A multiple-choice system is used to make the sessions more interactive. 
Your educational update proposal should include:
• A session title 
• Two titles and speakers (additionally, one back-up speaker) 
• A short outline explaining the topic (max. 250 words) 
• Optionally, one moderator may be suggested 

Alternative proposal
During an alternative session a specific topic or important new information is shared in a more interactive way. Such a session could be, for example, a panel discussion or a debate.