Innovations Tours and professional Get-together
For the first time OTWorld 2018 will be featuring guided tours of the show on specialist subjects of orthopaedic footwear technology.
Every two years OTWorld is the platform for presenting new products – particularly in the field of orthopaedic footwear technology. This year for the first time these will be brought together and presented in a “Innovation Report”.
This year will also see the premiere of innovations tours through the show. During these tours participants will visit the stands of various firms, devoted to the following subjects:
- Digital manufacturing and 3D printing in orthopaedic footwear technology
- Modern shopfitting ideas and product presentation
- Diabetic protective shoes
The tours in German will start daily at the Meeting Point Pedorthotists in Hall 1, Stand G24. The participation fee will be EUR 5.00, including a drink. Since the number of participants will be limited, may we please ask you to register in advance.
Professional Get-together Orthopaedic footwear technology & Pedorthotists
At OTWorld 2018 orthopaedic footwear professionals will have their own meeting point in Hall 1, whether to exchange notes with their colleagues, or daily from 4.00 p.m. over a beer at the end of the day. The professional Get-together is being supported by the Association for the Promotion of Research and Training Management in Orthopaedic Footwear Technology - “newsOST Competence Centre (Verein zur Förderung des Forschungs- und Bildungsmanagement Orthopädieschuhtechnik – Kompetenzzentrum „newsOST“) and the Master Schools of Siebenlehn and Hannover.