Registration Now Open for AES 2018 Annual Meeting

As the largest gathering on epilepsy in the world, the American Epilepsy Society's Annual Meeting is the event for epilepsy professionals in academia, clinical practice, industry, and advocacy.

This is where you belong. Join us in New Orleans November 30 - December 4 for an opportunity to learn and network with the brightest minds in epilepsy. 

Something For Everyone

With 16 investigators workshops, 14 skills workshops, more than 40 special interest group sessions, and some of the best symposia we have ever offered, there is something for everyone at AES 2018. Browse the program and start planning your meeting experience today!

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Join Us in Nawlins

Plan your trip to attend the world's largest gathering of epilepsy professionals.

For Exhibitors

The AES Annual Meeting will be the premier gathering of epilepsy professionals in 2018. AES offers a high-value outreach opportunity for our industry partners.

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ICW/Concurrent Meetings

AES offers organizations hosting invitation-only events to request meeting space located conveniently to Annual Meeting activities. AES will begin accepting requests for meeting space in August 2018.

Know Before You Go
Travel Info

Getting to the Big Easy is, well, easy, with more than 50 nonstop flights to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport and 150 daily departures. With taxis, shuttles, and the iconic New Orleans street car, getting around the city is a snap too.

Staying in New Orleans

The AES preferred hotels are conveniently located near the convention center, waterfront, and the French Quarter.


Program Changes

Several popular educational sessions have a new date and time this year. Look for the flag icon on our program page to see which sessions have changed before booking your travel.

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Continuing Educational Credit

Select Annual Meeting programs offer credit for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and/or pharmacists. 

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Education Program

The AES Annual Meeting offers high-quality educational programming across diverse work settings, professional roles, and experience levels. Whether you are just starting with the specialty, have a limited background in epilepsy, or are highly fluent with complex topics, you will find sessions and content relevant to your needs.

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Annual Meeting Archives

Explore the archives of scientific abstracts and e-posters spanning the breadth and depth of the epilepsy specialty as well as recordings and handouts from past meetings.