Reference event

MS State of the Art Symposium

28 January 2023
250 people
Auditorium, Convention Foyer, Club Rooms


The symposium was held on 28 January 2023 with 250 participants. Registration took place in the Convention Foyer, the Auditorium served as the plenary hall. During the coffee breaks and the standing lunch in the Convention Foyer, the poster exhibition could be viewed simultaneously. The numerous workshops scheduled for the afternoon were held in the Club Rooms.

Seasonal Winter Cuisine

For starters, there were small seasonal appetisers and a warming parsnip cream soup. The choice for the main course included pumpkin gnocchi, sea bream with oven-roasted beetroot and pilaf rice, or beef shoulder with carrots and potatoes. Sweet favourites from our in-house patisserie rounded off the lunch.

Research award for groundbreaking findings

As a special highlight, in 2023, the first research prize of the Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Society was awarded. The prize is endowed with CHF 100'000 and honors a researcher who has made groundbreaking discoveries in the field of MS. With this prize, the MS Society makes a strong statement in support of Multiple Sclerosis research.

"The KKL Luzern is located directly next to Lucerne railway station and is easily accessible for all regions of Switzerland. The space, the technology and the event catering leave nothing to be desired."

–  Luana Pellegrini, Head of Congress and Event Management