Endorsed Meetings

The Society endorses related meetings for diffusion to its members and for the possibility for the organizers to use the ESB logo and the phrase “under the patronage of the ESB” in their printed materials.
Proposals for endorsements must be submitted to:

Harry van Lenthe, Chair of the Meetings Committee: harry.vanlenthe@kuleuven.be


LIST OF meetings endorsed by the ESB

Mechanics of development
5-7 February 2018
Buckinghamshire, UK

This meeting will discuss the role of mechanobiology in embryonic development providing a platform for leaders in the field, as well as early career scientists see.

Registration for this meeting is free.


CMBBE2018 – 15th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, and 3rd Conference on Imaging and Visualization
26-29 March 2018
Lisbon, Portugal

The two events will run together as a single conference on computational biomechanics, imaging and visualization.

ESB members pay a substantially reduced registration fee.


5th SIMBIO-M International Conference
18-19 June 2018
Stratford-Upon-Avon, United Kingdom

This conference is organized every other year, aiming at introducing new technologies, advances and tools in the fields of Biomechanics and Biomedical engineering. The focus is on research and in particular introduction of young researchers into the applications world.

ESB members receive a 50 euro (PhD students) to 110 euro (industry) reduction on the registration fee.


Past meetings endorsed by the ESB

icSPORTS 2017 – 5th International Congress on Sport Sciences Research and Technology Support
30-31 October 2017
Funchal, Madeira, Portugal

This congress intends to be a meeting point for both academics, sport professionals and practitioners to exchange ideas and develop synergies.

ESB members receive a 60 euro reduction on the registration fee.

3D Printing & Bio-printing in Healthcare
12-13 October 2017
Dusseldorf, Germany

ECCOMAS Thematic Conference “Multiscale Problems in Biomechanics and Mechanobiology”
11-13 September 2017
Vienna, Austria

ICCB2017 – 7th International Conference on Computational Bioengineering 
6-8 September 2017
Compiègne, France

HRV2017 – 52nd Human Response to Vibration Conference & Workshop
5-6 September 2017
Shrivenham, UK

2nd Barcelona VPH Summer School 2017
22-26 May 2017
Barcelona, Spain

icSPORTS 2016 – 4th International Congress on Sport Sciences Research and Technology Support
7-9 November 2016
Porto, Portugal

3D Printing in Healthcare
20-21 October 2016
Amsterdam, Netherlands

CMBBE2016 – The 14th International Symposium, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering
20-22 September 2016
Tel Aviv, Israel

EORS2016 – European Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting
14-16 September 2016
Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy

MNF2016 – 5th International Conference on Micro and Nano Flows
11-14 September 2016
Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy

First ESB-ITA Thematic Symposium Frontier Biomechanical Challenges in Cardiovascular Physiopathology
8-9 September 2016
Palermo, Italy

Barcelona VPH Summer School 2016
30 May – 3 June 2016
Barcelona, Spain

icSPORTS 2015 – 3rd International Congress on Sport Sciences Research and Technology Support
15-17 November 2015
Lisbon, Portugal

MEIbioeng 15 Conference
7-8 September 2015
Leeds, UK

The International Symposium on Bone Regeneration
11-13 June 2015
Berlin, Germany

3rd SIMBIO-M International Conference
19-20 June 2014
Marseille, France

Shape – Symposium on Statistical Shape Models and Applications
11-13 June 2014
MedTech Lab,
Delémont, Switzerland

IMechE – Knee Surgery and Rehabilitation in 2013: How is engineering driving improved treatment?
11-12 November 2013
Institution of Mechanical Engineers,
1 Birdcage Walk, London, UK

KMM-VIN – Skeletal Tissue Engineering Mechanics, with Links to Biology, Chemestry, and Medecine?
23-27 September, 2013
CISM, Udine, Italy

3rd SIMBIO-M International Conference
16-18 September 2013
Coventry University, UK

NSpine 2013 – The Comprehensive Spine Course
5-8 September 2013
Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery,
Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK

ESMAC2013 – 22nd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Movement Analysis in Adults and Children
2-7 September 2013
University of Strathclyde,
Glasgow, Scotland, UK

CMBBE 2013 – 11th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering
3-7 April 2013, Marriott City Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

International Conference of the Polish Society of Biomechanics-2012
16-19 Sept 2012, Bialystok, Poland

World Conference Regenerative Medicine 2011
2-4 Nov, 2011, Leipzig, Germany

SimBio-M 2011: Simulation for Bio-Mechanics, BioMaterial, BioMedicine
20th-22nd June, 2011, Marseilles, France

II International Conference on Tissue Engineering
2-4 June, 2011, Lisbon, Portugal

Workshop on microscale Modeling in Biomechanics and Mechanobiology
30 May – 1 June, 2011, Ericeira, Portugal

Materialise Biomedical Summit and Innovation course
23-25 May, 2011, Minneapolis, USA

Virtual human modeling mini symposium
December 18-29, 2010, Hammamet, Tunisia

BIOSPINE 3: 3rd International Congress of Biotechnologies for Spinal Surgery
1-4th September 2010 VUmc, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
www.biospine.org (PDF 1.61MB)

Analysis and simulation of human motion
13-15th September, 2010, Leuven, Belgium

EORS 2010
June 30 – July 2 2010, Davos, Switzerland

International Conference on Orthopaedic Surgery, Biomechanics and Clinical Applications
6-9th June 2010, Brunel University, West London

Medical Innovations Conference 2010: Engineering for Health
22-24th April, 2010, Leuven, Belgium

The First Workshop on Bone Tissue: Hierarchical Simulations for Clinical Applications
21-23rd April, 2010 at UCLA, Los Angeles, US

World Conference on Regenerative Medicine (WRM)
29th-31st October 2009, Leipzig, Germany

3rd Munich International Symposium on Biofluid Mechanics
12th-13th September 2009, Munich, Germany
The Satellite Symposium of the World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, organised by the Institut of Biotechnik e.V.

ESBiomat 2009: 22nd European Conference on Biomaterials
7th-11th September 2009, Lausanne, Switzerland

SimBio-M : Simulation for Bio-Mechanics, Material, Medical, Molecule
1st -3rd July 2009, Juan Les Pins, France.

IMechE Conference: Knee Arthroplasty – From Early Intervention to Revision
30 April – 2 May 2009, The Royal College of Surgeons of England.