EPICON AGENDA

The schedule and agenda items are subject to change.  Check back here frequently for the most up-to-date information.

Friday, May 13, 2022

  • 12:00pm - EpiCon Registration Opens
  • 4:00pm - Exhibit Hall Open and Welcome Reception
  • 6:00pm - EpiCon Opening General Session - Welcome and What's Instore
  • 7:00pm - Stream for Epilepsy 

Saturday, May 14, 2022

  • 8:00am - EpiCon Breakfast
  • 9:00am - EpiCon General Session - Exercise, Sports & Epilepsy: Pro Athletes share their stories 
  • 10:00am - Exhibit Hall Open
  • 10:15am - EpiCon Tracks

                            1.  Future Brain Tech: The Coming Brain Revolution
                            2. Diversity and Epilepsy
                            3. Employment and Epilepsy: Know Your Rights
                            4.  How to Navigate Health Insurance 

  • 11:05am - Break
  • 11:15am - EpiCon Tracks

                            1. Authors Book Reading & Q&A
                            2. Rare Epilepsies: Know Your "brand" of Epilepsy
                            3. The Science of Sleep and How to get More
                            4. How to be an Advocate 

  • 12:30pm - Lunch
  • 2:00pm - EpiCon Tracks

                            1. Autonomous Vehicles: Tech, Adoption, and Laws
                            2. CBD and Medical Cannabis
                            3. Transitions: Epilepsy and College/Recent Grads
                            4. SUDEP: Everything You Need to Know 

  • 2:50pm - Break
  • 3:10pm - EpiCon Tracks

                            1. Drinking and Driving (and Epilepsy)
                           2. Epilepsy Surgery: Advancements, Options and Considerations
                           3. Mental Health
                           4. Partners of Someone Living with Epilepsy

  • 4:15pm - Break
  • 4:35pm - EpiCon General Session - Future Brain Tech: Predicting Seizures 
  • 8:00pm - EpiCon After Hours

Sunday, May 15, 2022

  • 8:00am - Breakfast
  • 9:00am - EpiCon General Session - Closing Session
  • Exhibit Hall Opens
  • 10:15am - Break
  • 10:30am - EpiCon Tracks

                             1.  Global Landscape: Canada & Australia
                             2. Future Brain Tech: How AI could decode the brain
                             3. Women & Epilepsy
                             4. To Disclose or Not to Disclose, That is the Question

  • 11:15am - Break
  • 11:30am - EpiCon Tracks

                             1. Makeup Tutorial Sponsored by Elaluz (pending) 
                            2. Continuum of Research: Bench to Bedside
                            3.  How to Leverage Social Media for Your Personal Brand
                            4. Men & Epilepsy

  • 1:00pm - Exhibit Hall Closed