The CNS Exhibit Hall is a hub for innovations in neurosurgical technology and technique. Network with more than 150 industry-leading companies that are changing neurosurgical practice today. Get your hands on the newest medical devices and watch them in action through demonstration theater presentations, industry sponsored lunch-and-learn sessions, and in-booth demonstrations throughout the hall.

Networking Events

Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall Hours:

Monday, October 8: 9:30 am–4:00 pm
Tuesday, October 9: 9:30 am–3:00 pm
Wednesday, October 10: 9:30 am–2:00 pm


  • CNS Xperience Lounge
  • Educational Update Sessions
  • Complimentary Sponsored Lunches
  • In-booth demonstrations

Click here to see your 2018 Annual Meeting Exhibitors.

International Reception

Saturday, October 6, 2018
5:00–6:30 pm

Enjoy cocktails and hors-d'oeuvres at this networking opportunity exclusively for our colleagues throughout the world. This reception will be held at the Marriott Marquis Houston so it is convenient for all international attendees and their guests to attend.*

*International attendees are considered those who live outside the US, Canada, or Mexico.

Opening Reception

Sunday, October 7, 2018
6:30–8:30 pm

Gather your friends and colleagues for live music, cocktails, and delicious hors-d'oeuvres at the Opening Reception. Kick off your Annual Meeting experience with this enjoyable networking opportunity.

The Opening Reception will follow General Scientific Session I; both will be held at the Marriott Marquis Houston. See you there! 

Resident Recruitment Social

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
6:15–7:15 pm

Come build relationships at this relaxed and informal networking event.

Residents, if you are within two to three years of completing your residency, this event is perfect for you! Establish a network of contacts with recruiters and practicing physicians who are looking to add to their practice.

This event is open to recruiting companies who are exhibiting at the meeting as well. Please contact us for more information.