Virtual Congress

The XXV World Congress of Neurology will take place entirely online between 3-7 October 2021.

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Congress Time

The congress will officially run on Central European Time CET (GMT +02:00)  – Rome Time


The official language of The World Congress of Neurology is English.​

CME Accreditation

WCN 2021 has been successfully accredited for 35 European CME credits (ECMEC). Click here to learn more.

Sponsorship & Exhibition

An exhibition will be held concurrently within WCN 2021​. See the Sponsorship & Exhibition​ page for more details regarding support.

Prescriber / Non-Prescriber

Support from pharmaceutical partners helps make this event possible.  As such, it is important that we comply with the various codes and directives relating to the manufacturing, distribution, and marketing of pharmaceutical products. The European Union directive (2001/83/EC, article 86) provides guidelines relating to medicinal products for human use. Within these guidelines is the restriction that access to pharmaceutical product marketing activities must be limited to only those participants licensed/authorized to prescribe or supply medicinal products. All participants, with the exception of the exhibitors, are asked the following question during registration: Are you licensed/authorized to prescribe or supply prescription-only medicines?

Within the virtual event platform healthcare professional authorized to prescribe prescription medicines will be recognized with a letter P (Prescriber) indicated after their names.


Within the virtual event platform, all exhibitors (booth admins) will be recognized with a letter E (Exhibitor) indicated after their names.

Closed Captioning/Transcript Disclaimer

Video recordings published on the virtual platform will be transcribed automatically using the ‘Automatic speech recognition (ASR) feature in the platform.

Closed captioning and/or transcription is being provided solely for the convenience of our viewers. The World Congress of Neurology (WCN) does not review for accuracy any information that appears in a closed caption or transcript. WCN makes no representations or warranties and expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability with respect to, any errors or omissions in, or the accuracy, reliability, timeliness, or completeness of, any information that appears in a closed caption or transcript.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please be sure to check out our Frequently Asked Questions page ​or please visit the contact us page on the Congress website.