OVERVIEW WORLD CONGRESS
The international congress for specialists, with its interdisciplinary orientation, integrates science and research with the world of initial and advanced training and the world of practical application in one unique and prestigious sector event.
Orthopaedic technicians (orthotists and prosthetists), orthopaedic footwear technicians and engineers, doctors and therapists from all over the world are brought together quite specifically to share improved care options for the benefit of patients and to discuss the of healthcare. Speakers from the industry, the skilled trades, the academic, scientific and medical communities ensure that the agenda is set for treatments using modern aids, prostheses and orthoses – and not only in Germany.
Wide range of interprofessional advanced training programmes
|Pro and contra debates||Practice-oriented courses|
|Panel discussions||Free papers and symposia|
|Keynote lectures||Presentation and discussion of treatment examples|
by professional organisations from related disciplines
Multifunctional congress center
creates a congress world on a surface area of 10,000 square meters which is included in the exhibition area.
Digital ePoster exhibition
with short lectures
Save the Date!
12 to 15 May 2020
Congress Presidents 2020
For the first time in the history of the World Congress OTWorld, the chairmanship of the Programme Steering Committee is taken over by a dual leadership. The chair of the World Congress 2020 will be take over by Prof. Dr. med. Christoph Josten, Managing Director at Klinik und Poliklinik für Orthopädie, Unfallchirurgie und Plastische Chirurgie University Hospital Leipzig / German Association of Trauma Surgery (DGU), and CPO Michael Schäfer, CEO Pohlig GmbH and board member of the German Association of Orthopaedic Technology.