There are people who are fighters since childhood, and that fighter character is maintained throughout his life. These people can show this character in several ways, some more obvious and visible to the rest of society and others, more discreet, in the form of determination and enthusiasm to overcome obstacles of all kinds.
In December 1923 three men met in Madrid and this was a key event in the further history of neuro-otology. The oldest of them was a recently retired professor from the chair of Histology in Madrid
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is my great pleasure to welcome you to Madrid and to the XXXI Bárány Society meeting to be held on September 6th-9th, 2020.