Neurosurgery United

Stronger Together

August 21-25, 2021 | Orlando

Join Your Colleagues in Orlando

The AANS heard your overwhelming interest in gathering together - in person - as a specialty. The best way to meet this need is to move the meeting to Orlando, Aug. 21-25, 2021.

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Meeting You Where You Are

Join your peers in Orlando for learning and collaboration. And for those who cannot travel, participate online with virtual access to key sessions.


Earn Up to

37.5 CME

  • Admission to all Plenary, Scientific, Section and 3D Sessions
  • Admission to International Symposia, Opening Session, Opening Reception and More
  • Access the Latest Technology in the Exhibit Hall
Live Agenda


Earn Up to

57.5 CME

  • All the Benefits of Live Attendance
  • PLUS: On-demand Access to Key Recorded Sessions
Best Value


Earn Up to

20 CME

  • Livestream Key Meeting Sessions
  • Curated Content for Physicians or Neurosurgical Team Members
  • Access Select Sessions Online for 30 Days
Virtual Agenda

A Memorable Trip to the Theme Park Capital of the World

The AANS knows that neurosurgeons are not the only people eager for in-person connection. Whether you are attending to visit with colleagues or bringing family, the meeting is conveniently located near several theme parks and outdoor experiences. Check back for details on special ticket packages for enhancing your visit.

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Schedule at a Glance

  • Plenary/Included in General Registration
  • Social Events
  • Ticketed Sessions
  • Exhibit Hall
  • APP Sessions

Book Housing in Orlando

Why secure a room early through the AANS Housing Bureau, onPeak? When you reserve a room before July 21, 2021, you get:

  • The lowest negotiated rates
  • Rooms minutes from the convention center
  • Locations near Orlando's top attractions
  • Relevant meeting information on check-in

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Important Dates

  • Housing Deadline: July 21, 2021
  • Advance Registration Rates End: Aug. 6, 2021
  • 2021 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting: Aug. 21-25, 2021

Making Your Health A Priority

The safety of meeting attendees and exhibitors remains a top priority. Read about the precautions and guidelines being put in place to ensure a safe and productive meeting.

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Plan to Exhibit in Orlando

Make plans now to exhibit in Orlando to showcase products and services to neurosurgeons and other health care professionals. Look for new and innovative ways to tie your products to the science presented at the meeting.

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The AANS welcomes the Asian Australasian Society of Neurological Surgeons (AASNS) and Federación Lationamericana de Sociedades de Neurocirugía (FLANC) as collaborating societies at the 2021 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting.