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6th Medica Medicine + Sports Conference on 13 and 14 November 2018

Monday, 22 October, 2018

FESI is partner of the 6th MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE taking place at MEDICA, the world´s largest medical trade show with more than 128,000 visitors and 5,100 exhibitors. It’s going to be a fully packed 2 days for sports medicine experts, sports scientists and related disciplines. Do not miss out the benchmark event and highlight of this year’s MEDICA!


The 6th MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE will open its doors on 13th and 14th of November 2018 in Dusseldorf. Within 7 exciting conference sessions, leading sport medical professionals and international experts will provide new insights into the following topics:

  • Future Concepts in Professional Sports
  • Latest Innovations in Monitoring Vital Data & Sport Performance
  • Guided Innovation Tour MEDICA
  • Tailored Exercise Programs 
  • Exercise is Medicine – From Idea to Action – Panel Discussion
  • Corporate Fitness
  • Digital Innovations in Sports & Healthcare

The following experts amongst others will present:

  • Prof. Dr. med. Wilhelm Bloch | Head of Department, Molecular & Cellular Sports Medicine, German Sports University Cologne, Vice President DGSP 2011-2018
  • Dr. Birgit Böhm | Chair for Preventive Pediatrics, Technical University Munich
  • Prof. Dr. med. Mats Börjesson | Head of the Center for Health and Performance (CHP), Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University Gothenburg and Sahlgrenska University Hospital
  • Prof. Dr. Larry Durstine | Distinguished Professor Arnold School`s Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Past President American College of Sports Medicine
  • Prof. Dr. med. Andrea Ermolao | Head of Department, Sport and Exercise Medicine Division, Director of the School of Specialization of Sport and Exercise Medicine, University Padova
  • Philippe Furrer | Senior Manager International Olympic Committee (IOC), Head of Youth Engagement, Learn & Share for the Youth Olympic Games
  • Prof. Dr. Urs Granacher | Head Training and Exercise Science, University Potsdam, Chair PotAS commission for reform of German Professional Sports
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Cooperation partners of the conference are FESI (European Sporting Goods Industry), Exercise is Medicine (American College of Sports Medicine), German Sports Medicine Association (DGSP), German Society of Sports Science (DVS), WISS (BISP), FIMS (International Federation of Sports Medicine), EFSMA (European Sports Medicine Associations), epsi (Euopean Platform on Sports Innovation), Perform Better and WT Wearable Technologies.  
Register now for the 6th edition of the MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE: