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Call for Abstracts

Dear Colleagues, 

Again I would like to draw your attention to the 17th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, which will be held in Aachen (Germany) from
June 14–17, 2017

To provide a unique opportunity for interdisciplinary exchange of information and insight into latest results of research and development, the program of CAOS International 2017 consists of various topics out of the fields of CAOScience, surgery and related fields.
>>Meeting formats and topics

Additionally, I am glad to announce two plenary key note presentations from Professor Reinhart Poprawe and Professor Michael Skipper Andersen on the following topics:
• Laser Technology meets CAOS – Focus on the Human
• Prediction of subject-specific Musculoskeletal Biomechanics

Different pre-conference educational workshops on basic and advanced topics will top the program off.

Abstract Submission
Take the chance to let your work be part of this international meeting, which provides the opportunity to exchange experiences with colleagues from all over the world.
All necessary information and the abstract submission is available here.
Upload your contribution until February 5, 2017 (23:55 CET).

CAOS 2017 will have the honor to grant three different awards:
M. E. Muller Award 2017, Best Paper Award (for clinical and technical papers) and Best Poster Award (for clinical and technical papers).
Follow this link to get more infomation on the different awards.

Students meet Industry
To provide students with the possibility to meet industry representatives, undergraduate, graduate and PhD/MD students will be able to visit industrial workshops and the exhibition on Thursday and Friday
(16:00–18:00) free of charge. Use this chance and be part of this networking event.

Exhibition of Research Labs (Research Campus)
For hands-on presentations of university institutes in the exhibtion area we offer special conditions. Please contact the organizing agency Conventus for further details via

Further and steadily updated information can be found on our congress website:

The whole team is looking very much forward to receiving your numerous contributions and welcoming you in Aachen!

Best regards,

Klaus Radermacher, PhD
President CAOS International 2017

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More events:

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05.11.2016 • Köthen (DE) •

Licht und Lachen für kranke Kinder. Effiziens in der Medizin e.V. - Komplikationen in der Kindertraumatologie I - obere Extremität
11. - 12.11.2016 • Hannover (DE) •

Licht und Lachen für kranke Kinder. Effiziens in der Medizin e.V. - Kinderorthopädischer Kurs
18. - 19.11. 2016 • Regensburg (DE) •

1. Karlsbad-Langensteinbacher Wirbelsäulentage
25. - 26.11.2016 • Karlsbad (DE) •

11. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Wirbelsäulengesellschaft (DWG)
01. - 03.12.2016 • Hannover (DE) •

22. Forum Wirbelsäulenchirurgie
12. - 14.01.2017 • St. Anton (AT) •

13. Weimarer Unfallchirurgisch-Orthopädisches Symposium
20. - 21.01.2017 • Weimar (DE) •

Masterclass Endoprothetik 2017
20. – 21.01.2017  • Hildesheim (DE) •

10. Endoprothetikkongress Berlin
16. - 18.02.2017 • Berlin (DE) •

Euregio Aachen Wirbelsäulensymposium 2017
09. - 10.03.2017 • Aachen (DE) •

21. Tagung des Arbeitskreises Mitteldeutscher Orthopäden und Unfallchirurgen
10. - 11.03.2017 • Magdeburg (DE) •

10. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Biomechanik (DGfB)
29. - 31.03.2017 • Hannover (DE) •

6th International Congress on Biotechnologies for Spinal Surgery
26 - 28 April 2017 • Berlin (DE) •

5th European Pelvic Course 2017
4 - 6 May 2017 • Hamburg (DE) •

26. Thüringer Unfallchirurgisch-Orthopädisches Symposium
19.-20. Mai 2017 • Apolda (DE) •

33rd Annual Meeting Cervical Spine Research Society - European Section
24 - 26 May 2017 • Salzburg (AT) •

Jahrestagung der Norddeutschen Orthopäden- und Unfallchirurgenvereinigung (NOUV) e. V.
22. - 24.06.2017 • Dortmund (DE) •