8th World Congress of Biomechanics, Dublin, Ireland 2018

The 8th World Congress of Biomechanics is the largest global forum for research on the mechanics of biological systems, from the cell and molecular level to tissues, organs and the whole body.

The five day scientific programme at the World Congress of Biomechanics will cover a wide spectrum of the sector. An expected attendance of 4,000 + delegates from across the globe in one location will provide an excellent opportunity for knowledge sharing, debate and engagement. The congress takes place every four years, and has been running for the past 25 years as the leading international event in this
multi-disciplinary field. When in Dublin from the 8 - 12 July in 2018, the congress will take place at the Convention Centre Dublin, a modern purpose built venue, in the heart of Dublin city.

Topics covered:
- Imaging and Device Biomechanics
- Biofluid and Biotransport
- Multiscale Biomechanics
- Organ Biomechanics
- Tissue Biomechanics
- Cellular Biomechanics
- Molecular Biomechanics
- Whole Body Biomechanics

with applications in:
- Musculoskeletal
- Cardiovascular
- Emerging Areas
- Tissue Engineering
- Sport Biomechanics, Injury and Rehabilitation
- Locomotion and Human Movement

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS Deadline 19th December 2017.
Congress Plenary speakers can be found at with a vast listing of the invited speakers currently involved in the various sessions at

The Congress also offers excellent networking opportunities with a large exhibition hall as focus for all daily social activities with poster zone, lounges and catering spaces.
Exhibition and sponsorship opportunities can be found online at
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The World Congress is supported by many of the global and regional biomechanic societies, coming together in one location for this unique event.

19th Dec 2017 - Call for Abstracts Closes
20th April 2018 - Early Bird Fee Registration Closes



Time: 13:00 to 18:30

Venue details: The Convention Centre Dublin, Spencer Dock North Wall Quay, Dublin, D01 T1W6, Ireland

Full Delegate Early Bird Fee until 20.Apr.2018: EUR 560,
Student Early Bird Fee until 20.Apr.2018: EUR 355,
Full Delegate Standard Fee until 8.June.2018: EUR 660,
Student Standard Fee until 8.June.2018: EUR 455,
Full Delegate Late Fee from 9.June.2018: EUR 710,
Student Late Fee from 9.June.2018: EUR 480

Speakers: Professor Toni Arndt, Professor Elazer Edelman, Professor David Elad, Professor Jay Humphrey, Professor Takuji Ishikawa, Professor Chwee Teck Lim, Professor Lori Setton, Professor Julie Steele, Professor Merryn Tawhai, Professor Xavier Trepat, Professor Clemens van Blitterswijk