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. Join us at #ECNP2023!

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.

meet the keynote speaker

Sheena Josselyn, Canada, is interested in understanding how the brain encodes, stores and uses information.

She will give the Keynote Lecture 'Making and breaking memories' on Saturday 7 October.

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New confirmed plenary speaker: Deanna Barch, USA

Deanna Barch is a clinical scientist whose research focuses on understanding normative patterns cognitive function and brain connectivity, as well as the mechanisms that lead to the challenges in behaviour and cognition seen in illnesses such as schizophrenia and depression.

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Official housing agency

c’accommodation (trademark of Colloquium Brussels) is the appointed official housing agency for the 36th ECNP Congress, Barcelona 2023 and is the only company offering accommodation on behalf of ECNP.

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Beware of fake and misleading websites and e-mails

Please be aware that there are several commercial registration agencies, entirely independent to ECNP, who create fake and misleading websites, offering registration for the ECNP Congress. Some companies also try to actively sell registration by phone. These organisations are not linked to ECNP and are using our name and /or logo without authorisation.

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Congress venue

The 36th ECNP Congress will take place on 7-10 October 2023 at:

Centre Convencions Internacional de Barcelona (CCIB)
Plaça de Willy Brandt 11-14
08019 Barcelona, Spain

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Let's talk about mental disorders in Europe

ECNP Congress is Europe's global event dedicated to innovation in the treatment of brain disorders!