Industry Compliance

The European Academy of Neurology is highly committed to organize fully compliant and independent educational and scientific congresses and meetings.

EFPIA - e4ethics

The Sponsor showcasing pharmaceutical (or pharma-dependent) products is advised to consult the advice of the Healthcare Professionals (HCP) Code presented by the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) before applying.

We kindly also want to draw your attention to this article about EFPIA e4ethics merging with the MedTech Europe Conference Vetting System here.

It is the exhibitors' or sponsors' responsible to comply with all national and international laws and regulations that pertain to its particular industry, and that prior to their application a compliance officer has approved the specific sponsorship items.

EAN is not liable in any way for sponsors not complying to legal, ethical and industry standards.

Message for Italian Sponsors

Any Italian pharmaceutical company supporting or participating in a congress abroad, is subjected to an authorisation by AIFA (Italian Drug Agency), according to an Italian Government Decree (Decreto Legislativo 219/06 art. 124).

The request of authorisation must be submitted within 60 day before the starting date of the event.

In compliance with the given instructions please contact for the AIFA application documents:


Gianni Frontani & Anna Lupidi

Via Arrigo Davila n.130
00179 Roma, Italy
Phone +39 06 442 493 21
Fax +39 06 99331533
E-Mail: gfrontani(at) - alupidi(at)