Why Attend

Why Attend


The WSC is a global platform to showcase the most impactful research and clinical trials in cerebrovascular disease from all over the world. We welcome contributions from stroke support organizations and all members of multidisciplinary teams who provide care to patients with cerebrovascular disease.  As the leading forum for stroke research from all over the world, we look forward to your attendance and participation.

More Accessible

The transformation to an innovative online experience unlocks new opportunities for a congress that is more accessible than ever.

  • You can attend WSC 2021 from wherever you are based, without the need to travel or arrange your accommodation. Connect with colleagues from around the world from the comfort of your own home or place of work. All you need is a good internet connection!

The Latest Research

The most impactful research and clinical trials in cerebrovascular disease from all over the world will be presented and discussed with international experts at the 13th World Stroke Congress. Immerse yourself in an outstanding virtual experience dedicated to brain health.

Great Speakers & Exciting Sessions

The 2021 Congress brings together international speakers who are world-renowned experts in their field. You will have the chance to hear the latest news from them, connect and ask questions.

Be sure to regularly check the scientific programme, to find out which intriguing topics and interactive session formats you would like to attend.

Career Opportunities

Extend your network and benefit from interactions with colleagues who are looking to grow collaborations worldwide.

At the WSC 2021 Virtual Congress, even more people will have a chance to learn about your work and get in touch with you for follow-up – during or after the meeting dates.

Get ready to connect, interact and get noticed.

International Community

You will have plenty of opportunities to meet and interact with professionals who share your experiences, values and goals from all over the world.

Be part of the international community and establish long-term connections and new collaborations.

Continued Learning

The virtual format allows you to continue your educational experience for up to 3 months after the Congress dates:

  • Re-watch sessions, pause and rewind, to make sure you got all the details
  • Finish watching the presentations you didn’t reach
  • Continue reviewing the e-posters
  • Reach out to presenters and authors
  • Keep the conversations going