Important Dates

2018 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting

Explore the Online Meeting Program

Explore the sessions and activities taking place at the 2018 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting. Browse sessions by day or search the online program by subspecialty track, presenter or session title.


Scientific Session Registration Now Open

Registration for Scientific Sessions including Practical Clinics, Breakfast Seminars, Dinner Symposia and more is now open. Register today to reserve your spot and start finalizing your plans to join us in historic New Orleans in 2018.


Reserve Your Housing Today

Reserve your housing today for the 2018 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans. Reservations through the AANS’ Online Housing Bureau offer the lowest negotiated rates, convenient locations and shuttle service to and from the convention center.


The AANS Welcomes Its International Partners

The 2018 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting features a collaboration with the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS) and the Continental Association of African Neurosurgical Societies (CAANS). Members of EANS and CAANS who choose to attend the meeting will be able to register at the AANS member rate.


Explore the Food, Culture and Music of New Orleans

Start planning your visit to New Orleans, one of the most unique and historic cities in the United States. The Big Easy offers something for every visitor with its excellent cuisine, distinctive architecture and lively jazz scene. Laissez les bons temps rouler!


What a Great Time to Visit!

New Orleans is celebrating its 300th anniversary. Check out the full list of Tricentennial events at