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MMSC agenda 2017

[Version: 01 August 2017, subject to changes]

The Program on Tuesday

14 November 2017

1:00 – 01:10 p.m.
Welcome to MMSC 2017
Joachim Schäfer, Managing Director, Messe Düsseldorf
Moderator: Christian Stammel, CEO and Founder, Wearable Technologies

1:10 – 3:00 p.m.
Session 1: Sports Medicine – The Future is Now
Virtual & Augmented Reality, E-Sports, Embedded Technology

adidas ALL DAY app – Your Guide to 360 Fitness
Tony Hope, Director, Digital Sports, adidas

The SUB2 Marathon Project: The Next Frontier
Prof. Dr. Yannis Pitsiladis, Professor of Sports & Exercise Science, University of Brighton, Member of Medical and Scientific Commission, International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Exergaming, VR & Modern Game Technology – Real Training in a Virtual World
Kari Partanen, Director of Sports Sciences, Kajaani University of Applied Sciences

Athletes' Digital Life Management Tools Are Changing The Game
Marko Yrjövuori, Director of Business Development, Hospital Neo Physical Therapy, Director of Coaching, Neo Performance

3:00 – 3:45 p.m.
Session 2: Exercise: From Idea to Action - Panel Discussion
Alberto Bichi, Secretary General, FESI
Tony Hope, Director, Digital Sports, adidas
Prof. Dr. med. Manfred James Müller, Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Kiel, ANK Gruppe
Prof. Dr. med. Petra Zupet, President, Slovenian Sports Medicine Association

3:45 – 4:00 p.m.
Networking Coffee Break

4:00 – 5:15 p.m.
Session 3: Guided Innovation Tour
Health and Fitness Monitoring, Med Devices, Wearables

5:15 – 6:15 p.m.
Networking and Get-Together

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The Program on Wednesday

15 November 2017

10:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Session 4: Latest Innovations in Monitoring Vital Data & Sport Performance
Vital Data and Performance Monitoring,
New Approaches and Trends in Monitoring,
Best Practice in Monitoring Corporate Health

Movement Quality In Sports and Everyday Life
Dr. Lutz Herdener, Deputy Director, Central University Sports Munich, Technical University Munich

Real-Time Analytics at the Point of Care
Prof. Dr. med. Wilhelm Bloch, Head of Department, Molecular & Cellular Sports Medicine, German Sports University Cologne

The Science Behind Measuring Sleep from Wrist
Dr. Raija Laukkanen, Director, Science Collaborations, Polar

Assessing Concussed Brains Between Clinic And Technology
Prof. Dr. Dr. med. Claus Reinsberger, Head of Department, Sports & Health, Paderborn University

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Networking Lunch & Exhibition Break

2:00– 3:50 p.m.
Session 5: Tailored Exercise Programs
Individual Programs for Training and Regeneration, Personalizing Medical Products and Equipment, Hybrid Personal Coaching and Training

Second Chance – Revolutionary Rehabilitation from Traumatic Brain Injury
Pekka Hyysalo, Founder & Athlete, FightBack

Low-x Concept – An Individualized Return To Activity Protocol
Dr. med. Götz Welsch, Head of Department, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine University Hospital of Hamburg-Eppendorf; Head of Medical Team, Hamburger SV

Individualized Training in Football Enabled Through Wearable-based Performance Tracking
Daniel Nister, Trainer, TS Oberroden

Orthostatic Test - a Tool to Optimize Endurance Training
Laura Hottenrott, Professional Athlete, Runner

Exercise Prescription for Health in Practise – a Common European Project
Prof. Dr. med. Petra Zupet, President, Slovenian Sports Medicine Association

3:50 – 5:00 p.m.
Session 6: Digital Innovations in Recreational and Elite Sports
Wearable Technologies, Beat Analytics, Measuring and Training Cognitive and Emotional Parameters

Running Re-imagined
Dr. Christophe Ramstein, CEO, Myotest

Creating the Future of Sports: Merging Sports and Technology to Revolutionize the Health & Fitness Experience
Markos Kern, CEO & Founder, Fun With Balls / InteractiveSQUASH

Wearable Technology in Cardiovascular Health: Real-time Atrial Fibrillation Analysis
Dr. Ricard Delgado-Gonzalo, Senior R&D Engeneer, CSEM

Athletes Edge
Jim Johnson, CEO, WearTech Therapeutics

Understand yourself: How a Smart Textile Provides New Opportunities in Back Pain Treatment and Training
Christoph Tischner, Managing Partner & CMO, 8sense

Ultra-precise Force Measurement System – Accurate Force, Weight and Balance Data with Printed Stretchable Electronics
Tytti Julkunen, CMO, Product and Business Management & Chairman of the Board of Directors, FORCIOT Ltd

Modern Corporate Fitness Management
Christoph von Oldershausen, Founder & CEO, movement24

5:00 – 5:20 p.m.
Summary & Closing remarks

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Program Management & Sponsorship
Dr. Sonja Sulzmaier

Conference Organisation & Sponsorship
Matias Posio
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Conference Organisation
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