ECNP Congress

The annual ECNP Congress is Europe’s premier scientific meeting for disease-oriented brain research, annually attracting more than 5,000 psychiatrists, neuroscientists, neurologists and psychologists from around the world.

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. View website.

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.

Congress venue

The 38th ECNP Congress 2025 will take place at:

RAI Amsterdam
Europaplein 24
1078 GZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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ECNP vacancy: Junior project manager operations

Looking for a purposeful job to showcase your administrative skills and make a difference? Are you independent, meticulous, proactive, fluent in English, and based in the Utrecht area? ECNP wants you!

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The ECNP e-news from June is out

Exciting highlights include insights on ‘Immunology meets psychiatry’ with Marion Leboyer in the Brains on Brains podcast; call for abstracts for the ECNP Workshop on Applied Neuroscience; new ECNP-PsychX talk with Martin Voss on a differentiated approach to antipsychotics in Soteria; and much more...

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Beware of fake and misleading websites and e-mails

Beware of agencies and websites claiming to offer registration and accommodation services for the ECNP Congress. The only websites for the ECNP Congress are and We provide in house registration service through our website and our official housing agency is c’accommodation. If you suspect you are being targeted by a fraudulent website or have received possible scam e-mails, feel free to report ECNP by e-mail.

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Industry activities

The ECNP Congress is Europe’s premier showcase for the future of CNS treatments

ECNP invites companies and organisations involved in clinical and pre-clinical research into, and diagnosis and treatment of, disorders of the brain to contribute to the congress’s educational function.

Information about Industry Sessions, Exhibition and other support opportunities will be published in the fourth quarter of 2024.

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