Epilepsy Foundation Pipeline Conference


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Wednesday and Thursday, September 25-26, 2024

Location: Signia by Hilton, Atlanta, Georgia

Agenda and meeting registration information - COMING SOON

This premiere event is held every two years to bring together decision-makers in the field of epilepsy treatment, therapeutic innovation, and product development. This exciting meeting provides a forum for evaluating new therapies in development, exploring future advancements, and encouraging collaborations and partnerships.

FEATURING the Epilepsy Foundation's Annual Shark Tank Competition and presentation of the 2024 Lifetime Accelerator Award recipient.

  • 2024 Shark Tank Competition - Do you have an innovative idea to help people with epilepsy and seizures?  Throw it to the sharks!  LOI’s due May 20, 2024.
  • 2024 Epilepsy Foundation Lifetime Accelerator Award – Know someone who has demonstrated a lifelong commitment to bringing new therapies to people living with epilepsy?  Nominations due May 31, 2024.  Fill out the nomination form.
  • Travel Grants – The Epilepsy Foundation (EF), the Epilepsy Study Consortium, Inc, (ESCI) and the Pediatric Epilepsy Research Foundation® (PERF®) have pooled their funds to provide travel grants to the conference for: Epilepsy Fellow / Junior Faculty and Pediatric Epilepsy Fellows.  Applications are due by June 28, 2024.  See GUIDELINES to apply.

Speakers and attendees may include:

  • Emerging biotech and medical technology companies
  • Pharmaceutical and device companies
  • Government representatives (NIH, CDC), and
  • Researchers and innovators at the cutting-edge of epilepsy and CNS treatment advances

Example topics may include:

  • Personalized medicine
  • Health equity in clinical trials
  • New technology adoption

Pipeline talks - submissions due by July 22

To submit your request for a product update during the Epilepsy Foundation 2024 Pipeline Conference, please complete this FORM by July 22.

Note that due to the volume of requests anticipated this year we will accept proposals for either a 1) 10-minute presentation, 2) a category specific panel accompanied by a poster, or 3) poster only, all subject to availability.  You will be notified of the format type by August 12.

 For questions, contact pipeline@efa.org

The 2024 Epilepsy Pipeline Conference welcomes support and sponsorship from companies and philanthropic entities passionate about the new frontier of brain science and innovation in epilepsy treatments and diagnostics.  If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, please contact Allie Anderson at aanderson@efa.org

Thank You to Our 2022 Sponsors

2024 sponsors

Thank you for your support in making the 2022 Epilepsy Foundation Pipeline Conference a successful event and your commitment to the epilepsy community.

Authored By:

Epilepsy Foundation Research

on Monday, May 25, 2020

Reviewed By:

Epilepsy Foundation Research

on Wednesday, January 31, 2024


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