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2020 ILAE British Branch Annual Scientific Meeting

September 29 @ 8:00 am - October 1 @ 5:00 pm

Dates: Tuesday, 29th September until Thursday 1st October 2020


Location: City Hall, Cardiff, UK


Conference website:


Early Bird rates, bursaries and student rates available plus discounts for ILAE members.



Programme topics include:


  • Advances in technology in epilepsy
  • Epilepsy and sleep
  • Neurobiology of epilepsy
  • Can I control my seizures myself?
  • Memory problems in epilepsy in adults and children
  • Short update session: Esett results, Epilepsy services in the UK, SANAD 2
  • Absence seizures: synapse to society
  • Excellence in Epilepsy Award
  • Platform presentations session
  • Expert Led poster presentations
  • Neurosurgery network session


The Excellence in Epilepsy Award lecture will now take place during the Conference Dinner, which will be held during  the evening of Wednesday 30th  September at the Radisson Blu Hotel. The ticket is included in the registration rate but you can opt out of the dinner during registration.


Inviting abstract submissions:

  • General abstracts (various prizes available)
  • Basic science (Neurobiology of epilepsy) abstracts (prize £500)
  • Cases for Neurosurgery Network Meeting (Prize £250)

The Council of the ILAE British Branch also invite entries for the Gowers Award. These are for dissertations of up to 5000 words on any aspect of epilepsy. The awards are in the following category:

  • Gowers Clinical Science Award (prize £500)
  • Gowers Medical Student Award (prize £500)

Find out more, visit the conference website –

Enquires can be sent to


September 29 @ 8:00 am
October 1 @ 5:00 pm
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