19 - 22 May 2026 OTWorld

Press releases

10/07/2023 Extensive Expertise: OTWorld 2024 Provides an Interaction Platform for all Professionals in Orthopedic Treatment and Care OTWorld in Leipzig (14 to 17 May 2024) will be setting the course for the future of orthopaedic treatment and care. The event is the largest and most important international gathering in the industry with a unique combination of world congress and world-leading trade show that brings together the top experts working at the interface between the human body and technology in prosthetics and orthotics, medicine and therapy. Around 30 professional societies support the congress, which offers a wide range of further education opportunities for all professionals in orthopedic treatment and care and actively links science with practice. Continue reading
19/04/2023 OTWorld 2024: Call for Papers for the world congress Under the slogan "Join the progress", manufacturers, retailers and service providers in the field of modern medical aids and equipment will be getting together at OTWorld in Leipzig from 14 to 17 May 2024. The leading international Trade Show and world congress offer a mix of innovation and education for prosthetists and orthotists, orthopaedic footwear professionals, doctors, physiotherapists as well as healthcare suppliers and manufacturers. Scientific abstracts can now be submitted. Continue reading
16/06/2022 OTWorld 2022: Media Library With More Than 80 Expert Contributions Available Online We invite you to dip into the world of prosthetics and orthotics. The OTWorld media library will still be available until 31 July with selected contributions from more than 300 international speakers on outstanding orthopaedic treatment methods. It was impressively demonstrated at the OTWorld 2022 International Trade Show and world congress from 13 to 15 May in Leipzig how modern orthopaedic treatment and care can change people's lives. Continue reading
13/05/2022 OTWorld 2022: Industry Festival with an Explosion of Innovations Sensory prosthetics, a superhero suit for neurogenic disorders, sustainably produced orthoses made from recycled materials – the future of orthopaedic treatment and care was on display at OTWorld from 10 to 13 May. At the world congress and leading world trade show at Leipzig Exhibition Centre, health influencers such as Caroline Sprott, Ms Anna and Alex as well as prominent users of medical aids such as Fabian Hambüchen, Dirk Nowitzki, Markus Rehm, Johannes Floors and Samuel Koch demonstrated how orthopaedic treatment and care can change lives. 18,800 prosthetists and orthotists, orthopaedic footwear professionals, doctors, and physiotherapists from 86 countries were won over by displays and lectures from over 440 exhibitors and 300 congress presenters. Every third visitor to the trade show came from abroad. A delegation from war-torn Ukraine was also present. Continue reading
Nicole Wege
Press Spokesperson
Ruth Justen
Deputy Press Spokeswoman - Bundesinnungsverband für Orthopädie-Technik