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The exhibitors are listed below in alphabetic order. The exhibition will be focused in two areas; the ground floor Forum and Level 1 foyer.
Powered by robotics, 1080 Sprint, Quantum and Synchro control speed, load, inertia in both the concentric as well as the eccentric phase to provide safer and more effective training, testing and rehabilitation than traditional equipment. Real-time data and our cloud-based platform let you assess, adjust and plan while athletes and patients get instant feedback.
AMTI’s industry-leading force platforms and joint simulators are trusted by researchers and clinicians worldwide. Our innovative OPTIMA system revolutionizes multi-axis force measurement technology producing the most accurate force platforms on the market. Our smart platform technology and simple digital integration ensures the most accurate output in a convenient package.
AnyBody Technology provides software and consultancy for musculoskeletal analysis of daily activities. A validated full-body model with an unprecedented level of detail computes in-vivo kinematics and dynamic individual muscle and joint forces. The body model is scalable and open, enabling subject-specific accuracy.
APDM Wearable Technologies offers sensor-based solutions for quantifying human movement. APDM’s research-grade sensors and sophisticated algorithms are designed to streamline biomechanical research through automated movement analysis. Motion Studio provides access to raw inertial data, Mobility Lab generates outcomes measures for gait and balance, and Moveo Explorer produces full-body kinematic data.
APL Bioengineering is an open access journal devoted to research at the intersection of Biology, Physics, and Engineering. From drug delivery and tissue engineering to biosensors and biomedical devices, APL Bioengineering is the new home for the bioengineering and biomedical research communities.
ATI Industrial Automation is the world-leading engineering-based developer of robotic accessories and robot arm tooling, including Multi-Axis Force/Torque Sensing Systems, Automatic Tool Changers, Utility Couplers, Robotic Deburring Tools, Robotic Collision Sensors, and more. Our robot end-effector products are found in thousands of successful applications around the world.
Our Multi-Axis Force/Torque Sensors measure all components of force and torque (Fx, Fy, Fz, Tx, Ty, and Tz) and are used in a wide variety of applications including: product testing, biomedical research, rehabilitation research, teleoperation, haptics, and robotics. Key features include: High overload protection, high-speed output, and high signal-to-noise ratio.
Aurora Scientific has provided solutions for measuring the dynamic physical properties of muscle and connective tissue for over 30 years. Our muscle mechanics systems range from testing single myocytes to large-animal in-vivo measurements. Our custom-made software and hardware produce highly precise repeatable data that help our clients to consistently progress in the field of muscle physiology.
BETA CAE Systems transformed Simulation and Analysis world by introducing revolutionary automation software tools and practices into CAE for the Automotive Industry, almost 30 years ago.
Committed to our mission to enable engineers to deliver results of high value, we continue to offer state-of-the-art, high-performance software and best-in-class services. Our Simulation Solutions liberate innovation of low risk and high Return-On-Investment.
We first established our reputation in the Automotive sector and now we are proud for the deployment of our software also in the Aerospace, Defence, Biomechanics, Electronics, Energy and other Industries. Our solutions exceed their requirements in all the simulation disciplines, and allow them to develop the right product, for the right market, at the right time.
Biomomentum manufactures and commercializes testing devices for the mechanical characterization of biomaterials and cartilage. The Mach-1™ multiaxial mechanical tester is the only all-in-one device designed for compression, tension, shear, friction, torsion and indentation mapping.
Biomomentum also offers a full-service approach to biomechanical testing.
BoB (Biomechanics of Bodies) is a musculoskeletal modelling system, developed in the MATLAB environment, which consists of a human skeleton, joints connecting the bones and over 600 of the major locomotor muscles. BoB is easy to use for teaching and has advanced features for research.
Bone & Joint Research (BJR) is owned and published by The British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery. BJR is a gold open access journal that accepts papers across the whole spectrum of the musculoskeletal sciences. BJR’s current Impact Factor is 2.597.
BTS Bioengineering is the motion analysis Company that develops turn-key 3D Motion Capture, tri-axial Force Plate, Video and wireless EMG, hardware and software systems for research, clinical and sports. Our fully integrated solutions measure the mechanics&dynamics of human movement, providing quantitative objective data and tracking the exact status of any movement.
CADFEM Group offers worldwide services and products for simulation based engineering. The group has been growing to 19 companies with 500 employees in 30 different locations worldwide since its foundation in 1985.
CADFEM provides the entire ANSYS portfolio for FEA, CFD, electromagnetics or system simulation including a complete set of simulation instruments like hardware, consulting services, local training and know-how transfer.
With our company CADFEM Medical we offer software-tools for automated patient-specific simulations and with our University Certificate “Computational Medical Engineering” a unique interdisciplinary career-integrated short study course to acquire medical and technical skills for the successful use of simulation in medicine.
CED have been producing data acquisition systems for engineering, electrophysiology and other life sciences applications for over 45 years. We understand research often involves approaching a problem in a new way, so our systems are designed to provide a platform that you can configure easily to match your unique needs.
CELLINK is one of the leading 3D Bioprinting companies in the world and the first company to commercialize a universal bioink for bioprinting of human tissues and organs. CELLINK manufactures state of the art, cost effective 3D Bioprinters that are used by world renowned research institutions in 400+ labs.
GAITRite®’s CLASSIC & RE: Portable single layer rollout Gait Analysis Systems measuring temporal-spatial parameters, easy accurate data collection, multiple reports. Connects to PC via USB, allows 2 cameras, use with/without assistive devices, offering optional external synchronization.
GAITRite® CIRFace: Next Generation Research Application! WiFi based, Unlimited Layouts - Steps, Turns, Elevations.
A leading innovator in 3D motion capture system for research, clinical & aerospace applications. Our systems track and analyse 3D movements in every kind of environment from large fixed laboratories, through sunlit sports pitches, to the ultimate challenge of space, providing users with the highest precision and lowest data latency.
Delsys have been at the forefront of innovative developments in Electromyography (EMG) for over 20-years; establishing the foundation for signal-quality, novel technologies and unmatched reliability.
Technologies such as the Delsys Trigno, Delsys Bagnoli and dEMG provide the research community with innovative tools to study human motion and motor control.
Dunn Labortechnik stands for competent support, reliable and flexible service, high quality products and fast delivery. We offer equipment, disposables/glassware and immunoreagents for cell culture, molecular biology, chemistry and life sciences including cellular biomechanical systems for 2D/3D cultures, incubators/roller apparatus, safety cabinets and liquid handling systems for various applications.
The European Society of Biomechanics was founded in 1976 at a meeting in Brussels of 20 scientists from 11 countries. Our goal is to encourage research, disseminate knowledge and promote progress in Biomechanics. It is now the largest Biomechanics society in Europe with over 1000 members.
Combining smart sensors and biomechanics, Gait Up provides objective motion analysis solutions for Sports and Health with wearables that rival accuracy of legacy motion labs.
Gait Up sells wearable sensors for elderly movement analysis. Main products include clinical gait analysis and clinical grade physical activity monitoring. Custom solutions are also available.
GOM UK supply full-field metrology for inspection and component testing applications.
Vision based hardware and software packaged together for scanning and/ or tracking movements of surfaces and points.
GOM measurement systems collect high accuracy data, used widely throughout industry, particularly the automotive, aerospace and consumer goods sectors.
h/p/cosmos stands for convincing technology, advanced design and safety in the production of running machines, treadmills, ladder-ergometers, motion analysis and diagnostic systems as well as rehabilitation equipment.
We are also specialized in manufacturing biomechanical treadmills like the gaitway 3D. Universities & scientists all over the world value the precision & stability of our treadmills.
The World’s first and only wireless force plates. Android App enabled for rapid data capture allowing you to screen an entire team in minutes. Our plates blend research quality precision with fully intuitive and dynamic software. Hawkin Dynamics is the future of athlete monitoring.
HUR is the world-leading supplier of smart exercise and testing solutions for active ageing, rehabilitation and inclusive wellness, with 30 years of experience, 10.000 installations worldwide, and an ongoing collaboration with universities, knowledge institutes and strategic partners. HUR - For Lifelong Strength.
IME positions itself as a partner over the entire product life cycle of electrospun medical devices. With our integral offering of technology, equipment and process development as well as R&D support, prototyping and manufacturing services we aim to enable and realize the envisioned medical devices for our customers.
Instron is a leading provider of test equipment for the material and structural testing markets. A global company providing single-source convenience, Instron manufactures and services products used to test the mechanical properties and performances of various materials, components and structures in a wide array of environments.
IOP Publishing provides a range of journals, books, websites, magazines, conference proceedings and services through which leading-edge scientific research is distributed worldwide.
Extending to more than 20 journals IOP biosciences is dedicated to providing the essential content covering all areas of medical physics, biophysics and biomedical engineering.
Kistler’s unique piezoelectric measuring technology has been helping to improve training methods in sports institutions, clinics and Olympic training centers for over 50 years.
Thanks to their extreme durability, accuracy and sensitivity, Kistler force plate systems deliver reliable, reproducible results and ensure that scientists can rely on a futureproof measuring solution.
Lode supplies high quality, reliable and accurate medical and sports performance products for more than 65 years. With that, Lode supports medical professionals, researchers, movement scientists and coaches. Lode develops customer-oriented, innovative and sustainable products that are easy to use, enabling professionals to focus entirely on their clients.
Materialise Medical, which has pioneered many of the leading medical applications of 3D printing, enables researchers, engineers and clinicians to revolutionize innovative patient-specific treatment that helps improve and save lives. Materialise Medical’s open and flexible platform of software and services, Materialise Mimics, forms the foundation of certified Medical 3D Printing, in clinical as well as research environments, offering virtual planning software tools, 3D-printed anatomical models, and patient-specific surgical guides and implants. For additional information, please visit: www.materialise.com/en/medical
MbientLab is a wearable technology provider for healthcare. We provide sensing solutions for physical therapy, kinemics, biomechanics, medical research, and data collection in clinical trials. Popular solutions include a smart knee sleeve that measures range of motion, an adhesive sensor for gait analysis, and a wristband that predicts falls in primary care patients.
We are the global leader in virtual reality and robotics research and rehabilitation, combining almost 20 years of experience in high-level technologies. We excel in building the most versatile devices, integrating latest technologies and ensuring real-time data collection. Our support package empowers every stage of your research on human movement.
Moticon is specialized in professional wearable products for sensing foot dynamics in the sports and health space. Moticon is fundamentally changing the way professional motion analysis is conducted. This allows us to help enhance the quality of motion that makes every individual athlete or patient feel fitter and healthier.
Motion Analysis Corporation is the world’s largest manufacturer of high performance optical instrumentation systems that test and measure the movement of objects. Our systems combine proprietary hardware, software and electro-optical techniques with standard computer and camera hardware. These systems evaluate motion in a wide variety of applications.
Optimize test design and develop products faster with innovative solutions for biomaterials/medical device testing, biomechanics research and more. Whether you are characterizing new materials, testing implantable devices for regulatory compliance or researching joint wear, you will find the testing solution you need from MTS at Stand #48.
The National Center for Simulation in Rehabilitation Research enables individuals to complement experimental studies of movement with simulation and biomechanical models. It provides the state-of-the-art simulation tool OpenSim; training opportunities; and seed grants. The Center is one of six funded by the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s Medical Rehabilitation Research Resource Network.
NDI is a global-leading innovator and manufacturer of advanced real-time 3D motion tracking systems. Our Optotrak Certus® optical tracker delivers exceptionally accurate and precise sub-millimetre measurement data. For over 35 years NDI’s solutions have been trusted by thousands of researchers—and cited in thousands of published papers—across the globe.
Noraxon USA is a leader in human movement metrics and biomechanics research solutions. The company’s patented hardware is fully portable and integrated with its myoRESEARCH®3 data analysis software, creating a modular, customizable approach to the study of human movement in its most natural environment. Noraxon serves the global biomechanics community across academic, medical/clinical, ergonomic, elite sports and human-performance applications. Learn more at www.noraxon.com
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With more than 35 years of experience, novel is the global leader in accurate and reliable systems for measuring loads on the human body. Well-known universities and prominent research institutions in medicine and biomechanics worldwide rely on novel’s technology.
OptiTrack™ is the largest motion capture provider in the world, offering high-performance optical tracking at the most affordable prices in the industry. The OptiTrack product line includes motion capture software and high-speed tracking cameras, as well as contract engineering services.
Orpyx LogR™ is a modern solution designed for the accurate, efficient, and mobile measurement of foot and plantar pressure analysis. The system is used by researchers in a variety of different applications that include footwear and orthotic design, biomechanics, sports performance, gait and balance assessments, posture research, rehabilitation, injury prevention, fall prevention, and more.
The Zeno Electronic Walkway powered by PKMAS software is the world's most popular “gait mat” technology. No other equipment has this versatility… capture, walking, running, jumping, turning, balance, sit-to-stand, the Gait Variability Index, etc.
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The Royal Society journals offer high quality author service and peer review; fast decision times; open access options; promotion by a dedicated press office; and broad dissemination to an international audience. To find out more, please visit stand #69 where we will be happy to answer your questions.
Rtec-Instruments develops and manufactures advanced imaging and surface mechanical property measurement solutions for research and industrial applications. Based out of Silicon Valley, we are a leading provider of test instrumentation such as tribometer, optical profilometer, scratch tester, micro hardness tester.
PACIFIC RESEARCH - SAWBONES WORLDWIDE offers a complete range of biomechanical composite analogue bones and blocks for mechanical testing. Designed to simulate the physical properties of human bone; these materials offer a more reliable test bed for biomechanical studies than cadaveric specimens.
SCANCO Medical has been a pioneer in the field of high-resolution computed tomography for more than two decades. Starting with the first installation in Switzerland in 1988 we now have systems for medical and industrial applications operating on six continents.
Simulation Solutions, specialists in simulation for biomechanics and orthopaedics, will be demonstrating the Cleveland Clinic simVITRO orthopaedic biomechanical testing system, designed for robotic testing of tissues and joints: knee, spine, hip, shoulder, elbow, hand/wrist, and foot/ankle. Together with the Prosim simulator range we have solutions to answer your toughest clinical questions.
Spraybase® is a leading supplier of customisable benchtop instruments for Electrospraying, Electrospinning and Melt Electrospinning. Using a range of materials, we can generate particles, fibers, and 3D scaffolds. Our CE-marked products are designed for unparalleled ease of use, safety, reproducibility and flexibility in the fields of Biomedical and Tissue Engineering.
Springer Nature is one of the world’s leading global research, educational and professional publishers, home to an array of respected and trusted brands providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. Springer Nature is the world’s largest academic book publisher and numbers almost 13,000 staff in over 50 countries.
At Twinery, we develop apparel and soft goods innovations that transform the human/textile interface, putting ground breaking, life-improving technologies right next to your skin.
Spryng is an active compression lifestyle brand from Twinery with a vision to improve the human experience. Our solution uses pneumatic compression technology, combined with a patented WaveTech compression pattern, to enhance recovery, improve blood circulation and reduce swelling. The solution strives to help fitness enthusiasts and athletes recover faster and recover on-the-go.
STT Systems is a leading company in the development of inertial & optical motion capture systems. With 15 years of experience and a strong innovative spirit, we provide cutting-edge & affordable solutions. Meet our 3D, real time, motion analaysis systems for: gait, cycling, running, golf, clinical or any biomechanics purpose.
The Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference (SB3C) is a yearly gathering of researchers and students in Academia, Government and Industry, who are interested in improving our understanding of human health. The 2019 SB3C conference will be held at Seven Springs, Pennsylvania USA, from June 25th – 28th.
The Simpleware product group at Synopsys develops software and provides services for the conversion of 3D scan data (MRI, CT, micro-CT...) into high-quality design, simulation and 3D printing models. Simpleware is used for a wide range of biomechanics applications, including the design of medical devices, orthopaedics, and consumer product development.
ElectroForce® mechanical test systems by TA Instruments deliver industry-leading performance, versatility and durability. Offered in a range of force capacities, they are ideal for determining mechanical or fatigue properties of biomaterials, tissues, and medical devices. BioDynamic® bioreactors, the most versatile bioreactors outside the body, simultaneously stimulate and characterize tissue-engineered constructs in a sterile environment.
Taylor & Francis partners with world-class authors, from leading scientists and researchers, to scholars and professionals operating at the top of their fields. We publish in all areas of the Medicine, Science and Technology sectors. Our journal programme in Biomechanics is burgeoning and thriving and includes the fully Open Access title International Biomechanics.
Tekscan manufactures a range of pressure assessment and clinical/research evaluation tools. Our unique systems use thin, flexible, high-resolution sensors to observe gait abnormalities, determine treatment efficacy, study joint function, and more. Our new Strideway system has simplified the gait analysis process with a platform that is flexible in length.
ASME is a not-for-profit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community. The Alliance of Advanced Biomedical Engineering (AABME) is an ASME initiative bringing together practitioners in the growing discipline of biomedical engineering.
The MotionMonitor provides turnkey, customized motion capture systems. All data are integrated, collect, and analysed in real-time using The MotionMonitor xGen software. This system provides the ability to create hybrid motion capture solutions, combining the benefits of two different kinematic tracking technologies. The real-time nature facilitates complex biofeedback capabilities.
The $4 million Mobility Unlimited Challenge aims to change the lives of people with lower-limb paralysis through innovative personal mobility devices incorporating intelligent systems. The Challenge is seeking teams around the world to create game-changing technology that will help radically improve the mobility and independence of people with paralysis.
Since 1961, TSI Inc. has served a global market by investigating, identifying and solving measurement problems.
So we offer a complete range of fluid mechanics solutions like Particle Image Velocimetry, shadowgraphy and Phase Doppler Particle Analyzer (PDPA) solutions for spray characterizations, flow studies inside lung models and many more for the field of biomechanics.
ULTIMUV is a unique project that provides extensive care helping people on their way to change, offering expert diagnostics, motion programs, quality nutritional supplements and professional guidance. ULTIMUV is for all who are searching for healthy and harmonious way of life.
Vald Performance’s mission is to improve human measurement. We do so by humanising technologies, making them accessible to the world’s best practitioners and helping them objectify their decisions. With more objective decision-making, we aim to help make the world’s best become better.
Vicon delivers highly accurate 3D movement analysis systems for use in dynamic injury assessment and evaluating therapy progress.
Vicon Vantage, offers the highest resolution, frame rates and accuracy available, allowing detailed motion capture in almost any environment. Vicon’s Vero camera, combines size, power, and price performance into one amazing solution.
Welters Personalised Footwear Ltd, specialists in bespoke orthopaedic insoles/footwear, are based in Naas, Co. Kildare and Merrion Road, Dublin.
All products are handmade in Ireland, using latest technology, German craftmanship forming the optium orthotics prescribed for the individual. Gait analysis, pressure points, static and dynamic movement, hip alignment, are considered.
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CellScale offer both Mechanical test systems and Mechano-bioreactors. Mechanical test systems are optimised to characterise the mechanical properties of biomaterials. Mechano-bioreactors provide insights into the response of cells and tissues to mechanical stimulation and are optimised for high-throughput, real-time imaging, 3D scaffold use, and multi-modal stimulation.
Xsens motion capture solution including the proprietary MVN Analyze software. MVN Analyze is a Full-body human measurement system based on inertial sensors, biomechanical models, and sensor fusion algorithms. Xsens MVN Analyze is optimized for use in research, sports science, ergonomics and rehabilitation. It is easy to use, short setup time and instant validated data output. The system can be used anywhere.
Zwick Roell manufactures and supports a wide range of materials testing machines, systems and accessories for use in research, quality control, production environments and academia.
To complement our products we provide technical support, planned maintenance cover, UKAS calibration and comprehensive operator training.