General Information


Wednesday to Friday, October 23-25, 2019


SwissTech Convention Center
Route Louis-Favre 2
1024 Ecublens

Website and Contact of SFCNS

Swiss Federation of Clinical Neuro-Societies SFCNS | |

President SFCNS

Prof. Karl Schaller, MD, Geneva

Scientific Committee

Prof. Karl Olof Lövblad, MD, Geneva, Congress President
Bigna Bölsterli, MD, Zurich
Prof. Do Cuénod Kim Quang, MD, Lausanne
Barbara Goeggel-Simonetti, MD, Bern/Bellinzona
Harald F. Grossmann, Basel
Prof. Doron Merkler, MD, Geneva
Prof. Krassen Nedeltchev, MD, Aarau
Prof. Andreas Raabe, MD, Bern
Prof. Kai Rösler, MD, Bern
Prof. Andrea Rossetti, MD, Lausanne
Prof. Christoph Stippich, MD, Zurich
Prof. Barbara Tettenborn, MD, St.Gallen
Prof. Dimitri Van De Ville, PhD, Lausanne
Prof. Sebastian Walther, MD, Bern
Rebekka Zimmermann, MD, Bern


The official congress language is English. Slides and presentations in the main topics have to be in English.
Workshops and Parallel Sessions may be presented in English, German or French.
Abstracts have to be in English.

Abstract Deadline

Abstracts will be selected for free communications or posters. A notification will be sent to the corresponding author.

The deadline for the submission of abstracts will be May 05, 2019. More details will follow.


Credits will be requested by the following societies:

  • Swiss Neurological Society | SNS
  • Swiss Society for Neurosurgery | SSNS
  • Swiss Association of Neuropsychology
  • Swiss Society of Radiology | SSR
  • Swiss Society of Neuropaediatrics | SSNP

Networking Event

The networking event will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at The Olympic Museum in Lausanne

Registration Fees

The registration will open in Spring 2019

  Early Bird
until 15.9.2019  
from 16.9.2019
 1 day 3 days  1 day 3 days
Member physicians 150.- 300.- 200.- 350.-
Non-member physicians 200.- 400.- 250.- 450.-
Member residents, SAYN | SYNS | YouCliN 60.- 120.- 80.- 160.-
Non-member residents 70.- 140.- 90.- 180.-
Students, MTM, PhD 50.- 100.- 70.- 140.-
SFND | IG-NOPPS 50.- 80.-

Fees in CHF

Members of the following societies may register in the category members:
Swiss Neurological Society SNS, Swiss Society of Neurosurgery SSNS, Swiss Society of Clinical Neurophysiology SSCN, Swiss Society of Neuropaediatrics SSNP, Swiss Society of Neuroradiology SSNR, Swiss Society of Neuropathology SSNPath, Swiss Society of Biological Psychiatry SSBPSwiss Headache Society SHS, Swiss Society of Neurorehabilitation SSNRehab, Swiss Association of Neuropsychology SANP, Swiss Society of Behavioural Neurology SSBN, Swiss Stroke Society SSS, Swiss League Against Epilepsy SLaE, Aphasie Suisse, Swiss Association of Young Neurologists SAYNSwiss Young Neurosurgeons Society SYNS, Young Clinical Neuroscientists YouCliN

Cancellation Policy

IMK must be informed about cancellations in written form until August 31, 2019. We will be able to reimburse 50% of the congress fees.
After August 31, 2019 no refunds will be made.

Confirmation of Participation

Attendants will receive an electronic confirmation of participation per e-mail after completing a questionnaire regarding the scientific content and the organization of the congress

Professional Congress Organizer (PCO)

IMK - Institute for medicine and communication Ltd.
Harald F. Grossmann
Münsterberg 1
CH-4001 Basel

Phone: +41 61 271 35 51 | Fax: +41 61 271 33 38 |