european psychiatric association

EPA 2021 Florence

The 29th European Congress of Psychiatry will take place on 10-13 April 2021 in Florence, Italy.

On this occasion, international experts will gather to discuss advantages and challenges of new models and tools in different settings and cultural contexts, guided by the congress motto: “Personalising and Integrating Mental Health Care in the Digital Era“.

Session proposal submission

The submission system is now open! Submit your proposals for symposia, workshops, and courses to be included in the EPA 2021 scientific programme on the congress website.

The deadline for submission is 31 May 2020.

Key congress dates

  • 31 May 2020: Proposal submission deadline
  • 10-13 April 2021: 29th European Congress of Psychiatry

Information and contact

Find all information and latest updates on the 2021 Congress website. For any questions, please get in contact with the Congress Secretariat here.

2021 Scientific Programme Committee (SPC)

  • Philip Gorwood, SPC ChairFrance
  • Peter Falkai, SPC Co-ChairGermany
  • Silvana Galderisi, Italy
  • Mario Maj, Italy
  • Tamas Kurimay, Hungary
  • Stephanie Le Hellard, Norway
  • Andrea Raballo, Italy
  • Heleen Riper, The Netherlands
  • Judit Simon, Austria
  • Jari Tiihonen, Sweden
  • Simavi Vahip, Turkey
  • Til Wykes, United Kingdom

2021 Advisory Scientific Programme Committee (ASPC)

  • Julian Beezhold, United Kingdom
  • Istvan Bitter, Hungary
  • Geert Dom, Belgium
  • Andrea Fiorillo, Italy
  • Sophia Frangou, USA
  • Wolfgang Gaebel, Germany
  • Cécile Hanon, France
  • Helen Herrmann, Australia
  • Hilkka Kärkkäinen, Finland
  • Miia Männikkö, Finland
  • Petr Morozov, Russia
  • Diego Palao Vidal, Spain
  • Mariana Pinto da Costa, United Kingdom
  • Martina Rojnic Kuzman, Croatia
  • Jerzy Samochowiec, Poland
  • Norman Sartorius, Switzerland
  • Meryam Schouler-Ocak, Germany
  • Agata Szulc, Poland
  • Danuta Wasserman, Sweden
  • Jan Wise, United Kingdom

2021 Local Organising Committee (LOC)

  • Silvana Galderisi, Naples – LOC Chair
  • Mario Maj, Naples – Honorary LOC Chair
  • Armida Mucci, Naples – LOC Secretary
  • Eugenio Aguglia, Catania
  • Bernardo Carpiniello, Cagliari
  • Liliana Dell’Osso, Pisa
  • Massimo Di Giannantonio, Chieti
  • Andrea Fiorillo, Naples
  • Claudio Mencacci, Milan
  • Palmiero Monteleone, Salerno
  • Valdo Ricca, Florence
  • Alessandro Rossi, L’Aquila
  • Alberto Siracusano, Rome
  • Giovanni Stanghellini, Florence
  • Enrico Zanalda, Turin