34th International Epilepsy Congress

Virtual Congress

28 August - 1 September 2021

New Low Registration Fees


Register now - Regular registration deadline is 30 July.

The IEC is the most important biennial international event for the epilepsy community to share knowledge, skills and experience in order to provide better care for patients all around the world.

Why attend the IEC 2021?

Register now to attend the 34th International Epilepsy Congress. View deadlines and prices here

High-quality programme: IEC 2021 offers excellence in epilepsy education, with access to cutting-edge science, the latest updates and best practice, and providing a platform to hear from world-renowned experts. Sessions will facilitate interaction by asking questions, sharing your opinion, participating in polls, and more.

New research: Researchers from around the globe will present and publish the latest findings in poster or oral presentations.

Flexibility: The on-demand recordings of the sessions allow you to attend sessions at your own convenience. All of the content will be accessible for delegates during and after the congress.

Networking: IEC 2021 will offer abundant occasions for peer networking, allowing you to catch up with friends and colleagues, meet with new contacts and participate in networking events.

Industry innovation: Many industry partners are taking part in the congress to showcase the latest innovations and developments in our field.

Lower fees: Both the ILAE and the IBE have a mission to bring epilepsy education to the broadest audience and by reducing the registration fees, we hope that more colleagues from around the world will be able to attend. Members of ILAE and IBE Chapters can avail of further discounts.

Welcome from the Scientific and Organising Committee

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

On behalf of the Scientific and Organising Committee, it is our pleasure to invite you to attend the 34th International Epilepsy Congress, 28 August - 1 September 2021.

This biennial meeting, which is a joint collaboration of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) and the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE), affords delegates a unique opportunity for interaction with the finest minds in the field. It also allows delegates to gain insight into the latest research.

We look forward to welcoming you to the IEC 2021.



Samuel Wiebe (Canada) President, ILAE

Samuel Wiebe (Canada),
ILAE President


Martin Brodie (Scotland) President, IBE

Martin Brodie (Scotland),
IBE President




Fabrice Bartolomei (France)

Ingmar Blümcke (Germany)

J Helen Cross (United Kingdom)

Marian Galovic (Switzerland)

Shih-Hui Lim (Singapore)

Natela Okujava (Georgia)

Cristina Ruedell Reschke (Ireland)

Mary Secco (Canada)

Graeme Shears (Australia)

Eugen Trinka (Austria)