WFN Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Council of Delegates Meeting 2023

The 2023 Annual General Meeting of the World Federation of Neurology and Council of Delegates meeting will take place on Sunday 15th October, 2023.

The meeting will be held in Montreal, Canada, alongside the XXVI World Congress of Neurology.


2023 WFN Elections

In January of this year, the Nominating Committee of the WFN invited nominations for the positions of Treasurer and one elected trustee.

The deadline for submitting candidates for nomination is 3rd April 2023. Details of candidates standing for election will be posted here once they are confirmed.

Voting Timetable

Voting will take place by remote online ballot. This method of voting enables all member societies to vote in the elections, regardless of whether or not they are attending the Council of Delegates meeting.  

Voting will be carried out in advance of the WFN Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Council of Delegates (CoD) and the election results announced at the CoD meeting.

  • Registration to attend the WFN AGM Council of Delegates Meeting and to vote will open on 1 September 2023.
  • Voting will open for 2 weeks between Friday 22nd September 2023 @ 1200 UTC and Sunday 8th October 2023 @ 1200 UTC

The method of voting and timetable provides voters ample time and opportunity to register, and equity when making their vote without adverse conditions such as differences in time zones, or stresses due to travel restrictions that may impact their sound decision-making.

For more details on the method of voting please contact


2022 Election Results

At the 2022 WFN Council of Delegates Meeting on 25 October 2022, the results of voting on the positions of Secretary General and one elected trustee were ratified.


Secretary General

4-year term to take office from January 1st, 2023

Dr Steve Lewis

Dr Steven Lewis


Elected Trustee

3-year term to take office immediately (25 October 2022)

Dr Chandrashekhar Meshram

Dr Chandrashekhar Meshram