Biomechanics in Athlete Development Summit


Vonlanthen Group of Companies (link) is ISTA Global Business Partner for their upcoming ‘Biomechanics in Athlete Development Summit’ on 22-23th of March 2018 in Vienna, Austria. This Summit is designed to provide current, practice-based information to professionals with an interest in the application of technological devices and innovations for sports biomechanics, strength and conditioning, and physiotherapy. It will feature highly professional speakers recognized in the areas of sports performance, sports technology, and kinesiology. Finally, there will be a special focus on technological advances in athlete development, monitoring, profiling and testing. The target audience includes: biomechanics, technology leads, performance specialists, strength and conditioning coaches, athletic trainers, physical therapists, exercise physiologists, personal trainers, coaches, physical education teachers, performance analysts, and other professionals working within active sports. Key Practical Learning Points of the Summit: • A practical approach to the application of technology for improved human performance • Evaluation and monitoring of strength and conditioning in high level football players: means, methods and applications • Biomechanical support for football in a youth academy environment • Innovations to monitor and develop Olympic and Paralympic athletes • Markers of knee stability and neuromuscular control in soccer specific multidirectional movements • Use of the sEMG in clinical assessment and biofeedback training and its relevance for daily physiotherapy practice • Monitoring performance in female athletes - technology available and implementation • Mechanical testing in footwear • Biomechanical Performance Analysis in the field - Modern mobile multiparametric approaches with EMG, inertial sensors and kinetic analysis • How biomechanics and technology are utilized to optimise Olympic and Paralympic medal success • Monitoring and biomechanical profiling in an elite football academy • The athlete centred approach to long term athletic development • The complex calf – diagnostics for better rehab • How to monitor your athletes for free (or almost) • Testing on Olympic Athletes from a Performance Engineering point of view Please find more information about this summit here: It is an honour and privilege to invite you to participate in this Summit. We are looking forward to welcoming you at the Summit in Vienna!

Thu March 22, 2018 08:00 am To: Fri - March 23, 2018
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