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12 - 15 May 2020

TAR 2020: Conference Information

The last TAR conference took place in Berlin in 2017 and was a great success, bringing together about 80 delegates from different countries, representing experts from a broad range of disciplines and institutions working on Technically Assisted Rehabilitation.

Call for Papers

We cordially invite you to take part at the 7th Technically Assisted Rehabilitation (TAR) Conference, to be held in Leipzig, Germany, from 14 to 15 May 2020.

Abstract Submission Information
(1.8 MB)
Abstract Template
(23.5 kB)

Publication of Abstracts and Conference Papers

Accepted abstracts and conference papers will be published online in the open access journal 'Current Directions in Biomedical Engineering' by de Gruyter publishing house.

TAR Conference President

Marc Kraft | TU Berlin, Medical Engineering, Berlin

TAR Programme Chair

Klaus-Peter Hoffmann | Fraunhofer IBMT, Sulzbach

Programme Committee

  • Malte Bellmann | Otto Bock HealthCare, Duderstadt
  • Frank Braatz | PFH Private University of Applied Sciences, Göttingen
  • Siegmar Blumentritt | PFH Private University of Applied Sciences, Göttingen tbc
  • Catherine Disselhorst-Klug | RWTH Aachen University, Aachen
  • Christian Dohle | Median Klinik, Berlin-Kladow tbc
  • Simona Ferrante | Politecnico di Milano, Milan tbc
  • Henrik Gollee | University of Glasgow, Glasgow tbc
  • David Hochmann | University of Applied Sciences, Münster
  • Klaus-Peter Hoffmann | Fraunhofer IBMT, Sulzbach
  • Thierry Keller | TECNALIA Research & Innovation, San Sebastian tbc
  • Marc Kraft | TU Berlin, Medical Engineering, Berlin
  • Jörg Krüger | Fraunhofer IPK, Berlin tbc
  • Zlatko Matjačić | University Rehabilitation Institute, Ljubljana tbc
  • Jan Mehrholz | University of Applied Health Sciences, Gera tbc
  • Knut Möller | Furtwangen University, Furtwangen tbc
  • Robert Riener | ETH Zuerich, Zuerich tbc
  • Rüdiger Rupp | Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidelberg
  • Thomas Schauer | TU Berlin, Control Systems, Berlin
  • Henning Schmidt | Fraunhofer IPK, Berlin
  • Axel Sigmund | German Association of Orthopaedic Technology, Dortmund
  • Thomas Stieglitz | University of Freiburg - IMTEK, Freiburg tbc
  • Manfred Thüring | TU Berlin, Cognitive Psychology & Cognitive Ergonomics, Berlin tbc
  • Michael Wahl | Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin tbc
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Stephanie Herr

Contact TAR Conference Office
Confairmed GmbH

Phone: +49 231 557050-83

Important Dates

Deadline abstract submission
Oct 31, 2019

Notification of acceptance/ rejection
Dec 20, 2019

Deadline conference paper submission
Jan 20, 2020

Notification of acceptance/ rejection
Mar 20, 2020