About ECNP

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...

ECNP offers membership to established scholars in the field and all those with an active interest in applied and translational neuroscience. Corresponding membership is also open for those not resident in Europe.  To our membership pages

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

Coronavirus update

ECNP is closely monitoring the coronavirus situation as it unfolds across Europe. Taking our cue from international and national health authorities, we are actively working to adapt our programmes and events to support global containment efforts. We will bring you updates as we have them. More info here.

The ECNP Office, due to the current situation, is now working from home. Since we cannot always answer your call, we kindly ask you to communicate through e-mail.


ECNP Mini-Conference at FENS 2020

ECNP hosts a Mini-Conference at the 12th FENS Forum of Neuroscience, Glasgow, UK, on Saturday 11 July 2020, at 10.00-15.00. The topic is 'Neuroscience applied and translational research'. Registration is free of charge!

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Beware of fake and misleading websites and e-mails

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

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Supporting EU Proposals

ECNP is uniquely placed to effectively communicate and disseminate the result and impact of a European research project, which is a critical proposal evaluation criterion. We currently support three major new pan-European research enterprises with high-impact dissemination.

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Why the ECNP Congress?

With around 6000 participants, the ECNP congress is Europe’s premier showcase for new research, treatments and technologies in applied brain science. Watch the video to find out more!