General Information


The Scientific Programme of the 21st Annual Meeting of the Swiss Stroke Society is accredited with 7 credits by the Swiss Neurological Society and with 8 credits by the Swiss Society of Neurosurgery.

Congress Venue

The 21st Annual Meeting of the Swiss Stroke Society, the Swiss Stroke Trialists’ Meeting & Swiss Symposium of the Stroke Nursing Network will take place at University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV), Rue du Bugnon 46, 1011 Lausanne.

Industrial Exhibition

The industrial exhibition is located in immediate vicinity to congress activities such as lecture hall and catering area. Companies are given ample opportunity to display their latest products, services and technical innovations. Please contact industry[at] for further information.


The congress organisers cannot accept liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss or damage of property belonging to conference participants, either during, or as a result of the meeting. Please check the validity of your own insurance.


The congress language is English. Presentations and posters have to be done in English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided.

Swiss Stroke Society Dinner

21st Annual Meeting of the Swiss Stroke Society is delighted to invite you to the official Swiss Stroke Society Dinner on Thursday, 11 January 2018 at 18.30.

The event will take place at the CHUV. Join this exciting evening and use the opportunity to network with friends and colleagues.

Participation in the Swiss Stroke Society Dinner requires registration (Regular delegates CHF 80.00). Onsite registration at the Secretariat is possible.

Transport in Lausanne

The University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV) is easily accessible by metro. From train station Lausanne take M2 metro line in the direction of “Croisettes” or “Sallaz” to the CHUV.

By car, from the highway, please park at Vennes (Park&Ride) and then take the M2 in the direction “Ouchy” to the CHUV stop.