ECNP Congress

The annual ECNP Congress is Europe’s premier scientific meeting for disease-oriented brain research, annually attracting around 6,000 psychiatrists, neuroscientists, neurologists and psychologists from around the world. Join #ECNP2024!
ECNP is an independent scientific association dedicated to the science and treatment of disorders of the brain. It is the largest non-institutional supporter of applied and translational neuroscience research and education in Europe. Read more
Besides the congress, ECNP organises a wide range of scientific and educational activities, programmes and events across Europe, promoting the exchange of high-quality experimental and clinical research in applied and translational neuroscience and fostering young scientists and clinicians. View agenda

Scientific programme

All confirmed scientific sessions for #ECNP2024 are online.

At the heart of our programme are the prestigious Keynote and Plenary Lectures. 

Get ready to be captivated by cutting-edge presentations and discussions on neuroscience advancements.

Explore our current line-up here


ECNP Downloads Prize winner 2024

Congratulations to Lea Mertens, Germany, and team for winning the ECNP Downloads Prize with the paper 'Methodological challenges in psychedelic drug trials: Efficacy and safety of psilocybin in treatment-resistant major depression (EPIsoDE) – Rationale and study design'.

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Protein supply and demand at synapses

Meet Erin Schuman, Germany, plenary speaker at #ECNP2024. She has a long standing interest in the molecular and cell biological processes that control protein synthesis and degradation in neurons.

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Book your hotel now and avoid any last-minute rushes!

When registering for #ECNP2024, secure your accommodation through the official hotel reservation page on the ECNP Congress website. On this page you will find detailed information on all pre-selected hotels, including photos, location and distance to the congress venue.

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Beware of internet scams


Beware of agencies and websites offering services linked to the ECNP Congress in Milan (mostly registration and accommodation). These organisations are not linked to ECNP and are using our name and/or logo without authorisation. Note that and are the only official websites.

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John Cryan invites you to join #ECNP2024

Listen to John Cryan, chair of the Scientific Programme Committee for #ECNP2024, on why you should join the 37th ECNP Congress 2024.