Venue: Kuopio City Theatre, Kuopio, Finland Organizer: Finnish Epilepsy Society, the Finnish Association of Pediatric Neurology, the Finnish Epilepsy Association, the Brain Research Unit (University of Eastern Finland) and Kuopio Epilepsy Center/Kuopio University Hospital, an EpiCARE ERN member Date: 13.3.2024 - 15.3.2024 Homepage:

We are glad to invite you to participate in the Kuopio Epilepsy Symposium, which will take place on March 13-15, 2024 in Kuopio City Theatre, Kuopio, Finland. The KES2024 program will be entirely live streamed and all content available on-demand until May 15, 2024. View the Program.

The symposium will be the 10th in a series of epilepsy meetings organized jointly by the Finnish Epilepsy Society, the Finnish Association of Pediatric Neurology, the Finnish Epilepsy Association, the Brain Research Unit (University of Eastern Finland) and Kuopio Epilepsy Center/Kuopio University Hospital, an EpiCARE ERN member.

Nursing Program is also available.

We also offer a Workshop on Biomarkers for Epilepsies and Neurodegenerative Diseases. Click here for more details.

Feel free to Register Here for the symposium and participate in our Call for Abstracts. Don’t forget to check out our Collaborators and Supporters.

We hope to bring together people working in the different fields of epileptology and to update our understanding especially of rare and complex epilepsies. In addition, the symposium serves as the platform for the YES-ILAE activity for young doctors and researchers. We will be holding an abstract competition.

We warmly welcome you to the symposium and hope you will enjoy your stay with us.

Best Regards,

Reetta Kälviäinen
Professor in Neurology
Program Co-Chair

Jarkko Kirjavainen
Head of the Department
Program Co-Chair

Esa Mervaala
Professor in Clinical Neurophysiology
Program Co-Chair