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  • IX Footwear Biomechanics Symposium - Registration now online

    Dear Biomch-lers,

    The Footwear Biomechanics Group, a technical group of the International
    Society of Biomechanics, would like to invite you to attend the IX
    Footwear Biomechanics Symposium, in Stellenbosch on July 10 - 12, 2009.

    Registration is now available online. Early registration fees apply till
    May 15th. Please follow the link below to the registration page:

    The symposium will offer invited keynotes by Dr. Peter Cavanagh, Dr.
    Benno Nigg, and Dr. Martyn Shorten. Additional highlights also include
    an invited Soccer Footwear session organized by Thorsten Sterzing to
    coincide with the upcoming World Cup in South Africa. Also, to celebrate
    his retirement, Bart van Gheluwe has agreed to give a personal overview
    on "Foot Biomechanics and Podiatry: Research Meets the Clinical World".

    There will be more than 60 oral and poster presentations in the
    symposium on a range of topics:
    - fit
    - pressure distribution
    - running
    - comfort
    - gait
    - impact
    - stability
    - etc.

    Hope to see you there!

    Best wishes,

    Darren Stefanyshyn
    Chairperson, Footwear Biomechanics Group

    FBG website:
    Symposium website: