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27 - 29 October 2020

OTWorld.connect - Programme 2020

From 27 - 29 October OTWorld.connect will offer opportunities for continuing education and knowledge exchange. As planned, the scientific congress programme will be digitally presented - in German and English. More than 250 presenters from over 20 countries are invited to an interactive exchange of ideas.

The new sector-political forum will discuss current topics with its high-profile participants and will also be presented in an online version.

Workshops will show innovations from the O&P sector.

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Programme 2020

Time / Place Title Info Chair / Keynote
08:30 - 09:00 Channel 4 Congress type icon Session
Opening Ceremony
09:00 - 10:00 Channel 2 Congress type icon Free Paper
Prosthetics
Sigmund, Axel
Budny, Tymoteusz
Channel 3 Congress type icon Factory Talk
Sitzschalenversorgung - gestern, heute, morgen
Wiese, Klaus
09:30 - 10:30 Channel 1 Congress type icon Symposium
The impact of emerging technologies in prosthetics and mircosurgery on amputee care
Braatz, Frank
10:15 - 11:15 Channel 2 Congress type icon Free Paper
Orthotics
Götz, Jürgen
Pfefferkorn, Ingo
Channel 3 Congress type icon Panel Discussion
Digitalisierung Evidenz und ein Deutsches medizinisches Register für die Versorgung Amputierter
Schneider, Urs
Block, Julia
10:45 - 11:45 Channel 1 Congress type icon Symposium
The short residual limb in the upper and lower extremities
Sibbel, Bernd
Schröter, Patrick
11:30 - 12:30 Channel 3 Congress type icon Course
Funktionelle Therapie des Fußes nach dem Spiraldynamik-Konzept
Wippert, Jens
11:45 - 12:45 Channel 2 Congress type icon Free Paper
Open Topics
Hochmann, David
Ernst, Jennifer
12:00 - 12:45 Channel 1 Congress type icon Symposium
Education in change - Integration of new technologies
Sigmund, Axel
Grun, Lars
12:45 - 13:15 Channel 3 Congress type icon How to Treat
Qualitätssicherung im Versorgungsalltag der oberen Extremität - Armprothetik nach VQSA
In cooperation with Association for Quality Assurance in Upper Limb Prosthetics (VQSA)
Alimusaj, Merkur
Schäfer, Michael
13:00 - 14:00 Channel 2 Congress type icon Course
Lower leg amputations and prosthetic devices
In cooperation with ISPO Germany e.V.
Greitemann, Bernhard
Channel 4 Congress type icon Panel Discussion
The new normal: quality of treatment after coronavirus
Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology, in cooperation with German Society for Treatment with Orthopaedic Devices e.V. (DGIHV)
13:30 - 14:30 Channel 3 Congress type icon Interactive Format
Zukunft der klinischen und technischen Funktionsprüfung von Orthesen und Prothesen
Alimusaj, Merkur
Schneider, Urs
13:30 - 14:40 Channel 1 Congress type icon Free Paper
Versorgung in Zeiten von Covid-19
Heitzmann, Daniel
Münch, Thomas
14:30 - 15:30 Channel 2 Congress type icon Keynote Speech
The golden twenties and the future of healthcare - New tasks, new opportunities
Leisse, Oliver
14:45 - 15:45 Channel 3 Congress type icon Free Paper
Prothetik untere Extremität
Roth, Andreas
Heitzmann, Daniel
16:00 - 17:00 Channel 1 Congress type icon Global interdisciplinary leaders
Advanced upper limb prosthetics
Miguelez, John
Schäfer, Michael
Channel 2 Congress type icon Satellite-Symposium
Transfemoral socket design in the US and Germany: What is state of the art?
In cooperation with The American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists
Alimusaj, Merkur
Kaluf, Brian
Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
Verletzungen der kindlichen Wirbelsäule - selten, aber herausfordernd!
Bühren, Volker
Ruf, Michael
17:00 - 18:00 Congress type icon ePoster exhibition | permanently available
Poster prasentations - Pedriatic treatment
Congress type icon ePoster exhibition | permanently available
Poster presentations - Orthotics
Congress type icon ePoster exhibition | permanently available
Poster - Rehabilitation technology
Congress type icon ePoster exhibition | permanently available
Poster presentations - Prosthetics
Congress type icon ePoster exhibition | permanently available
Poster presentations - Open topics
Congress type icon ePoster exhibition | permanently available
Poster presentations - Rehabiltation
Time / Place Title Info Chair / Keynote
08:00 - 08:30 Channel 4 Congress type icon Live-Studio
Werden wir wahrgenommen? Die Relevanz im System
Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology
09:00 - 10:00 Channel 1 Congress type icon Course
Digital methods for capturing shapes
In cooperation with Advanced Training Association for Orthopaedic Technology (FOT)
Stockmann, Norbert
Mitzenheim, Thomas
Channel 2 Congress type icon Free Paper
Biomechanics
Heitzmann, Daniel
Bergschmidt, Philipp
Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
Amputationschirurgie und konservative Versorgung von Stümpfen
In cooperation with German Association of Trauma Surgery (DGU)
Braatz, Frank
Alimusaj, Merkur
10:15 - 10:45 Channel 2 Congress type icon Interactive Format
Digital design in orthopaedic technology / orthopaedic footwear technology
Volkery, Michael
Naumann, Frank
Channel 3 Congress type icon Session
Eröffnung der Jugend.Akademie Technische Orthopädie
Sigmund, Axel
Grun, Lars
10:15 - 11:15 Channel 1 Congress type icon Symposium
Conservative treatment in orthopaedic footwear technology
In cooperation with German Society for Treatment with Orthopaedic Devices e.V. (DGIHV)
Engelhardt, Martin
Greitemann, Bernhard
11:00 - 12:00 Channel 4 Congress type icon Panel Discussion
Hilfsmittelversorgung #systemrelevant
Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology
11:15 - 12:15 Channel 2 Congress type icon Symposium
Function-enhancing approaches in prosthetic treatment
Schäfer, Michael
Schneider, Urs
11:30 - 12:30 Channel 1 Congress type icon Free Paper
Rehabilitation
Middeldorf, Stefan
Lastring, Ludger
12:15 - 13:15 Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
Kompressionstherapie und diabetischer Fuß – gemeinsam den Alltag der Patienten gestalten
Schraeder, Dirk Theodor
Riedel, Uwe
13:30 - 14:30 Channel 1 Congress type icon Symposium
Pediatric neuroorthopaedics
Alimusaj, Merkur
Braatz, Frank
Channel 2 Congress type icon Factory Talk
Prosthetic treatment – past, present and future
In cooperation with Advanced Training Association for Orthopaedic Technology (FOT)
Bethmann, Ralph
Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
TAR Conference: Assistive Technologies and Prosthetics
TAR Conference - Technically Assisted Rehabilitation
Rupp, Rüdiger
Bellmann, Malte
14:45 - 15:15 Channel 3 Congress type icon Keynote Speech
TAR Conference: The quest for a bionic hand - recent achievements and future perspectives
TAR Conference - Technically Assisted Rehabilitation
Micera, Silvestro
14:45 - 15:45 Channel 2 Congress type icon Course
Orthotic treatment of neurogenic scoliosis
Döderlein, Leonhard
Fuchs, Alfons
Channel 4 Congress type icon Panel Discussion
The MDR is on its way – is the industry ready for it?
Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology, in cooperation with German Society for Treatment with Orthopaedic Devices e.V. (DGIHV)
15:30 - 16:30 Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
TAR Conference: Rehabilitation robotics and orthotics
TAR Conference - Technically Assisted Rehabilitation
Disselhorst-Klug, Catherine
Hochmann, David
16:00 - 16:45 Channel 1 Congress type icon Keynote Speech
Trends in lower limb prosthetics research: Enhancing adaptability through powered and semi-powered devices
Goldfarb, Michael
16:00 - 17:00 Channel 2 Congress type icon Satellite-Symposium
Assessments, documentation and clinical sciences for research alongside routine care
In cooperation with The American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists
Alimusaj, Merkur
Kaluf, Brian
16:45 - 17:45 Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
Kindliche Verletzungen des Kniegelenks
Hepp, Pierre
Bühren, Volker
17:00 - 18:00 Congress type icon ePoster exhibition | permanently available
TAR Conference: TAR Poster Presentation
TAR Conference - Technically Assisted Rehabilitation
17:15 - 18:00 Channel 4 Congress type icon Live-Studio
First coronavirus, then the MDR
Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology
Time / Place Title Info Chair / Keynote
08:00 - 08:30 Channel 4 Congress type icon Live-Studio
Challenges and solutions in the time with Corona
Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology
09:00 - 10:00 Channel 1 Congress type icon Course
Wound coverage and requirements for prosthetic treatment
Steen, Michael
Greitemann, Bernhard
Channel 2 Congress type icon Satellite-Symposium
A comprehensive approach for the ankle – foot surgery meets technical orthopaedics
In cooperation with German Society for Foot and Ankle Surgery (GFFC)
Stinus, Hartmut
Walther, Markus
Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
Die kindliche Wachstumslenkung - ein schwieriges Unterfangen?
Landauer, Franz
Schumann, Eckehard
10:15 - 10:45 Channel 3 Congress type icon Course
Qualitätsstandard Prothetik untere Extremität - Aus der Praxis für die Praxis: Ein Workshop mit Patient
Merbold, Daniel
10:15 - 11:00 Channel 1 Congress type icon Keynote Speech
Participation, accessibility and inclusion
Aguayo-Krauthausen, Raúl
11:00 - 12:00 Channel 2 Congress type icon Course
Digital workshop processes – the paperless workshop
In cooperation with Advanced Training Association for Orthopaedic Technology (FOT)
Pfefferkorn, Ingo
Dötzer, Roland
Channel 4 Congress type icon Panel Discussion
Wie geht es der Branche? Was sagen Zahlen, Daten, Fakten?
Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology
11:15 - 12:15 Channel 1 Congress type icon Free Paper
Orthotics lower extremities
Lastring, Ludger
Braatz, Frank
12:00 - 13:00 Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
Sensorimotor insoles
Möller, Michael
12:15 - 13:15 Channel 2 Congress type icon Symposium
Rehabilitation in sports
In cooperation with Gesellschaft für Orthopädisch-Traumatologische Sportmedizin e.V. (GOTS)
Engelhardt, Martin
Lutter, Christoph
12:30 - 13:15 Channel 1 Congress type icon Interactive Format
Education standards
In cooperation with International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO)
Tardif, Claude
13:15 - 13:45 Channel 3 Congress type icon Keynote Speech
TAR Conference: Targeted Muscle Reinnervation (TMR)
TAR Conference - Technically Assisted Rehabilitation
Aszmann, Oskar
13:30 - 14:30 Channel 1 Congress type icon Symposium
Digital concepts from practice for practice
Kienzle, Christian
Möller, Michael
Channel 2 Congress type icon Factory Talk
Orthotic treatment – past, present and future
Landauer, Franz
14:00 - 15:00 Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
TAR Conference: Innovation clusters INOPRO and INTAKT
TAR Conference - Technically Assisted Rehabilitation
Russold, Michael Friedrich
Ruff, Roman
14:45 - 15:45 Channel 2 Congress type icon Symposium
New approaches in rehabilitation
Simmel, Stefan
Middeldorf, Stefan
Channel 4 Congress type icon Panel Discussion
Global focus: international treatment quality – the coronavirus crisis and other challenges
Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology
15:00 - 15:30 Channel 3 Congress type icon Keynote Speech
TAR Conference: Towards a long-term communication with the brain in the blind - Challenges and future prospects
TAR Conference - Technically Assisted Rehabilitation
Fernández Jover, Eduardo
16:00 - 17:00 Channel 1 Congress type icon Free Paper
Prosthetics - Components
Ernst, Jennifer
Gawron, Olaf
Channel 2 Congress type icon Symposium
Osseointegration
Bauche, Matthias
Schäfer, Michael
Channel 3 Congress type icon Symposium
TAR Conference: Human technology interaction
TAR Conference - Technically Assisted Rehabilitation
Braatz, Frank
Seel, Thomas
17:15 - 18:00 Channel 4 Congress type icon Live-Studio
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Sector-political Forum - Presented by the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology