We organise and participate in a range of events throughout the year that are aimed at the stroke research community.

Here's a list of upcoming events:

11th World Stroke Congress (WSC)

Wednesday 17- Saturday 20 October 2018
Montreal, Canada

The 11th WSC promises to attract acclaimed experts in stroke from around the world. The congress will showcase a cutting-edge educational and scientific experience, focusing on the latest developments in stroke prevention, acute management and restorative care after stroke. Join WSC 2018 for four days of debates, discussions and collaborations in the exciting city of Montreal, Canada. .

13th UK Stroke Forum Conference

Tuesday 4 - Thursday 6 December 2018
International Centre, Telford

This year is the 13th UK Stroke Forum Conference. The UK Stroke Forum is a ‘must attend’ conference for any stroke care professional, giving you the opportunity to hear the latest developments in service delivery, engage with key players to influence the future of stroke care and learn from experts in the field.

Previous events

Our annual Keynote Lectures

Our annual Keynote Lectures are prestigious events that showcase some of the latest advancements being made in stroke research.

  • Keynote Lecture 2018: Living life well: Rehabilitation matters (Professor Marion Walker MBE)
  • Keynote Lecture 2017: From discovery to drugs: Developing new treatments for stroke (Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell)
  • Keynote Lecture 2016: One small vessel stroke? One giant problem for humankind (Professor Joanna Wardlaw, CBE)
  • Keynote Lecture 2015: Wither the brain after stroke - acute treatment and prevention (Professor Philip Bath)

Our knowledge brokerage events

Our round-table meetings bring key stakeholders to a shared view on topical research themes. Our priority-setting workshops helped shape our three priority areas of stroke research for 2014-19.