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Schedule & Events

8:00 - 10:00 CET Therapeutic Plenary Session
Medical, Surgical and Non-Medical Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease
10:00 - 11:00 CET MDS Regional Assemblies
Discover the latest updates from each region of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society. 
11:00 - 13:00 CET Therapeutic Plenary Session
Management of Key Non-Motor Symptoms in Parkinson’s Disease
13:30 - 14:30 CET Corporate Therapeutic Symposia
14:30 - 16:30 CET Therapeutic Plenary Session
Practical Approach to Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders in Outpatient Clinics
17:00 - 18:30 CET Therapeutic Plenary Session
Therapeutic Strategies for the Future
19:00 - 21:30 CET Welcome Ceremony


Congress Highlights

Panel speakers deep in discussion at the International Congress.

Scientific Program 

The Scientific Program includes more than 60 educational sessions, including the esteemed Presidential Lectures, an inspiring keynote, real patients and cases, and more that delve into the most state-of-the-art research and practical skill applications. 

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An MDS Video Challenge panelist analyzes a challenging case live before the crowd.

MDS Video Challenge

Wednesday, August 30, 2023  19:00-22:00 CET

Learn from a series of unusual and interesting patients as a world-renowned panel of Movement Disorders experts guide you through unique cases, submitted from all over the world. Open to all registered delegates; there is no additional fee to attend.

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MDS Talks

Interactive presentations in a comfortable, lounge atmosphere.

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A crowd of delegates from around the globe clap at the International Congress.

Welcome Ceremony

Sunday, August 27, 2023  19:00-21:30 CET

All registered International Congress attendees are warmly invited to attend the Welcome Ceremony. Open to all registered delegates; there is no additional fee to attend.




Young Delegates Networking Event 

Meet and socialize with other up-and-coming experts in the field. 

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Health Professionals Networking Event

Join non-physician professionals who work with movement disorders patients from across a variety of disciplines. 

Neurosurgery SIG Networking Event

Convening specialists from the MDS Neurosurgery Special Interest Group.



Society Meetings
Get involved with MDS

Hear the latest from the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, including updates from your global region and opportunities to get involved. 

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Meeting delegates smile as they watch a movement disorders presentation.



Exhibits and Sponsored Sessions



Browse booths from a variety of companies and nonprofits in the movement disorders field.

Corportate Therapeutic Symposia

Learn the latest in therapeutics in these 60-minute, company-led informational sessions (Non-CME).

Innovation Showcases

Discover interesting advancements in these 30-minute, company-led presentations (non-CME).


Review final programs, abstracts and other content from previous years.

Program archives

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