Epilepsy Foundation Pipeline Conference


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Wednesday and Thursday, September 25-26, 2024

Early bird prices end July 31, 2024 

NOTE: If you are currently a 2024 Pipeline sponsor or would like to be a sponsor, please contact Allie Anderson BEFORE registering for the meeting at [email protected].


Category / TicketsEarly Bird rate in person (until 7/31/2024)General rate - virtualGeneral rate - in person
People with epilepsy, family members of people with epilepsy$25  $0$30
Nonprofit / Clinical Fellows / Advocate / Student  $120  $50$150
General Admission $650$500$700


Meeting Venue:  
Signia by Hilton, Atlanta 
159 Northside Drive, NW 
Atlanta, GA 30313

There are two hotel options this year: 
Complimentary shuttle available between Signia and REVERB for attendees 

Signia by Hilton, Atlanta (meeting venue
159 Northside Drive, NW 
Atlanta, GA 30313 
Book your group rate of $289 HERE 
Cutoff date August 25, 2024

REVERB by Hard Rock - approximately .6 miles or 14-minute walk from Signia.  Attendees are encouraged to use the complimentary shuttle between hotels.  
89 Centennial Olympic Park Drive, NW 
Atlanta, GA 30313 
Book your group rate of $185 HERE 
Cutoff date August 25, 2024

Agenda - 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!  Submissions are no longer being accepted for 2024.
  • 2024 Epilepsy Foundation Lifetime Accelerator Award – This award was established in 2012 to honor physicians, scientists, industry leaders, and others who have demonstrated a lifelong commitment to brining new therapies to people living with epilepsy. Recipients are chosen by an independent committee of global thought leaders and clinical investigators in epilepsy and seizure therapy discovery and development.  Submissions are no longer being accepted for 2024.
  • 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 [email protected]

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 [email protected]

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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