Meetings Archive

29th EACD Annual Meeting - Amsterdam, May 17-20, 2017 (Archive)

Dear colleague,

The EACD2017 conference in Amsterdam has been very successful. About 960 participants from 60 countries were involved The atmosphere in the conference was remarkable: there was lots of interaction between participants from different backgrounds and countries. The time scheduled for the 150 posters each day was used to get into contact with fellow researchers and to discuss new research developments. These personal contacts at an international conference are important for exchanging knowledge and building up collaboration in research and patient care.

26th Annual EACD Meeting, Vienna (Archive, 2014)

The 26th annual meeting of the EACD took place from July 3rd to July 5th 2014 in the congress centre of Messe Wien in Vienna, Austria.

“The Other Side” attracted 516 delegates from all over the world. About 73 % of the delegates came from Europe, the rest from North America, South America, Australasia, and a few delegates from the Middle East and Africa. Ten of the attendees from low-income countries received a bursary.

4th International Cerebral Palsy Conference

The conference was devoted to all aspects of Cerebral Palsy, from early diagnosis to standards of care and to new therapeutical approaches. In addition, special lectures were dedicated to the opportunities offered by recent advances of research in Neuroscience. Contribution for understanding and treating Cerebral Palsy from animal models, genetics, stem cells, cognitive neuroscience has been discussed.