On June 1, 2019, the University of Stuttgart established the new Institute for Modelling and Simulation of Biomechanical Systems. We would like to take this occasion to invite you to Stuttgart for a “Musculoskeletal System Symposium”. The goal is to bring together young and renowned international researchers to discuss and improve our understanding of the musculoskeletal system as a whole. The symposium will take place from July 16 - 18, 2020. We are all looking forward to welcoming you in Stuttgart (link to website).

The confirmed speakers are:
  • Bilston, Lynne, NeuRA, Sydney, Australia
  • Blemker, Silvia, University of Virginia, USA
  • Ehlers, Wolfgang, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Enoka, Roger, University of Colorado, USA
  • Fridén, Jan, Paraplegie.ch, Schweiz
  • Geyer, Hartmut, CMU, Pittsburgh, USA
  • Gollhofer, Albert, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
  • Heckman, CJ, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
  • Hunter, Peter, Auckland Bioengineering Institute, NZ
  • Lieber, Richard, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Chicago, USA
  • Lloyd, David, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
  • Pivonka, Peter, QUT, Brisbane, Australia
  • Taylor, William, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland
  • Viceconti, Marco, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Willie, Bettina, McGill, Montreal, Canada


For further details please contact:
Oliver Röhrle (roehrle@simtech.uni-stuttgart.de) or Syn Schmitt (schmitt@simtech.uni-stuttgart.de)