[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] WeRob 2017 Call for Abstracts
omalleym at rice.edu
Tue Jul 25 15:23:54 PDT 2017
Dear Colleagues and Friends,
For the first time the International Symposium on Wearable and Rehabilitation Robotics (WeRob 2017), co-sponsored by IEEE, will be held in the USA, and TIRR Memorial Hermann hospital and the University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHealth) Department of PM&R are honored to host it.
Abstract Submissions open till August 01, 2017.
Please visit this website: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.werob2017.org&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=BiOS_E17rmk7RmFb6-gSozbI9dAisgLrodkl6ywtxeI&s=vymtLJFRHhd5-647hOpuer3yuOn_NgVYNS0LU1Id8xE&e= .
We hope that you and your colleagues will consider joining us in November.
Gerard E. Francisco, MD
Jose Contreras-Vidal, PhD
Marcie K. O’Malley, PhD
Jose L. Pons, PhD
WeRob 2017 Conference Co-Chairs
The International Symposium on Wearable & Rehabilitation Robotics (WeRob2017)
Co-sponsored by IEEE
$50 off full registration until Sept 1 using Promo Code: “TIRRmh”
Date: November 5-8, 2017
Host: TIRR Memorial Hermann
JW Marriott Houston Downtown
806 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002
T: 713.360.3691 M: 281.451.8220
Physicians, Researchers, Engineers, Clinicians, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Consumers, Industry, Manufacturers, Government officials
About the Symposium
The 2017 International Symposium on Wearable & Rehabilitation Robotics (WeRob2017) will be held for the first time in the USA, and will expand its scope to include rehabilitation robotics. Through the sponsorship of TIRR Memorial Hermann, it will be held from November 5-8, 2017, in Houston, Texas. There will be interactive workshops with engineers, clinicians and end users to promote collaboration among different disciplines, and a product theater demonstrating the latest in wearable exoskeletons and rehabilitation robots. The symposium will showcase the expertise of international speakers from academia, government, industry, and rehabilitation centers, as well as the experience and feedback of end users of robotic devices.
Pediatric application of robots
Recent innovations in Wearable Robotic Technology
Human-robot interaction and interfaces
Solutions for the needs of persons with disabilities and the aging population
Abstract Submission Deadline: August 1, 2017 at 5p.m. EDT
Abstract Notification by: August 30, 2017
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