Annual RIMS Conference: November 26 - 27, 2021

Digital edition

Welcome to the 26th Annual RIMS Conference 2021!

Dear colleagues,

It is with great pleasure that we announce that the next Annual RIMS Conference will take place from Friday, November 26 to Saturday, November 27, 2021 in a digital format. 

In 2021, the conference's main theme will be 'Transforming Rehabilitation in MS through Collective Learning: Maximising Stakeholder Engagementand focuses on the following 3 areas: Neuro-biological Effect of Rehabilitation,  Digital Health and Impact of COVID-19 on MS care.   

This digital edition will offer you a varied programme of interesting lectures, panel discussions and abstract presentations. The Special Interest Group meetings will take place on Saturday afternoon. Pre-registration for the event is required and can be done using the following link.

The RIMS Conference is the main European event for healthcare professionals, researchers and patient representatives to share their knowledge and experiences and to collaborate on topics related to rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis.

We hope to virtually meet you  in November 2021!

Yours sincerely,

Daphne Kos, RIMS President


  • September 28, 2021: Early bird deadline
  • As of November 16, 2021: Late registration fee

Abstract submission

  • September 1, 2021: Submission deadline
  • September 22, 2021: Notification regarding acceptance/non-acceptance

Conference Details

Digital edition

The lectures, meetings, debates and Q&A sessions will be streamed in high definition, directly to your computer. Just as with the live conference, the focus of the digital format will be on delivering high quality scientific content, interaction and networking as well as maintaining the unique RIMS atmosphere. 

SIG meetings

The Special Interest Groups will take place on Saturday, November 27 and are free of charge for conference participants. Select your preferred meeting while registering!


Participants are encouraged to submit an abstract (deadline: September 1) for oral and/or poster presentation. Abstract categories are Neuro-biological Effect on rehabilitation, Digital Health and Impact on COVID-19.

RIMS Board Members

Daphne Kos

RIMS President

Piet Eelen

SIG Coördinator

Giampaolo Brichetto


Jana Pöttgen

Fellowship Officer

Anders Skjerbaek


Letizia Leocani

RiGra Officer

Roshan das Nair

Membership Officer

Lars Hvid

Communication Officer

Main Partners

RIMS VZW is grateful to its sponsors & exhibitors for supporting its activities and the Annual Conference in particular, without any involvement in the elaboration of the scientific programme.

Our sponsors and exhibitors bring their expertise to the RIMS network and contribute to the success of the conference. 

If you are interested to sponsor the Conference or to attend as an exhibitor, please reach out to