REGISTRATION

The first ROBOMED Summit will take place both offline and online.
Join us physically in Rovinj or experience the whole summit virtually from anywhere in the world!

REGISTER
FOR IFESS & XI ECHE

Learn about the newest innovations in medical robotics from the top leaders in the field and renowned professors from all around the world.

Be the first to be a part of the conversation that will revolutionise the health care as we know it.  

Join us at the 24th Annual Conference of International Functional Electrical Stimulation Society
and XI External Control of Human Extremities.

All participants will get access to the recordings of all the sessions for a whole month after the events.

 

The IFESS event has been awarded 10 points for participation by the Croatian Medical Chamber.​

IFESS MEMBER*

IN PERSON€250
ONLINE€150

 

NON MEMBER

IN PERSON€300
ONLINE€180

 

STUDENT

IN PERSON€125
ONLINE€100

 

ACCOMPANYING VISITOR

IN PERSON€125
  

 

*Supporting documents should be sent to the Congress Secretariat to confirm that you are eligible for the discounted 

REGISTER
FOR SUMMER SCHOOL

The first day of the 3 Event Summit is dedicated to learning about wearable robotics and rehabilitation from globally acclaimed experts!

Join the classes in person or online and get access to all the recordings to rewatch them any time for a whole month after the summit.

The Summer School event has been awarded 12 points for participation by the Croatian Medical Chamber.​

STUDENT*

100
  •  

STUDENT ONLINE*

75
  •  

IFESS & ECHE ATTENDEES

75
  •  

*Supporting documents should be sent to the Congress Secretariat to confirm that you are eligible for the discounted 

REGISTER FOR
POLICY NETWORKING MEETUP

Given the uniqueness of ROBOMED as 1st Global Medical Robotics Summit as scientific – professional event in Rovinj, Croatia, we are introducing ROBOMED Virtual Policy MeetUp as intro to ROBOMEDs three-days sessions.

REFUND POLICY:

Due to unpredictable rules for travelling due to pandemics, participants who signed for the FACE TO FACE conference can switch to the ON-LINE option with a full refund on the difference fees up to September 10th.

After September 10th, a refund of 50 Euro for each participant switching to the ON-LINE conference will be issued.

Also, for full protection, in case newly issued pandemic rules hinder the organization of the congress FACE TO FACE, the congress will be moved ON-LINE and the difference will be refunded to all participants.

PUBLICATIONS & AWARDS

→ ABSTRACTS OF ALL ACCEPTED AND PRESENTED PAPERS WILL BE PUBLISHED IN THE ARTIFICIAL ORGANS JOURNAL​

→ BEST PAPERS PUBLISHED IN ARTIFICIAL ORGANS JOURNAL

Authors of selected papers will be called to submit the revised and expanded version for the full paper publication in Artificial Organs (Wiley Online Library – Impact factor : 3.094 IF)

→ VODOVNIK AWARD – Best Student Papers

At the 2000 IFESS Meeting in Aalborg, Denmark, the Executive Board of IFESS instituted the Vodovnik Student Paper Competition in honor of the late Dr. Lojze Vodovnik, consisting of three prizes to be awarded to the best three papers submitted and presented at IFESS conferences by students.

→ Bohdan V. Olijnyk Research Participant Award

The Spinal Cord Injury Treatment Centre (Northern Alberta) Society (SCITCS) approached IFESS to establish the Bohdan V. Olijnyk Research Participant Award to recognize the partnership between the researcher and the volunteer participants required to move research from the laboratory to the community. The Award is presented during the annual IFESS conference.

CALL FOR PAPERS

Instructions for preparing the manuscripts for the IFESS 2021 Conference

IFESS 2021 Conference accepts only manuscripts describing original theoretical or practical results of the research, implementation of the theoretical results for solving engineering problems and description of a practical solution or an instrument. 

The list of topics is the following:

  • FES for upper and lower extremities,
  • spinal cord stimulation,
  • breathing/coughing and airway management,
  • stimulation of denervated muscles,
  • pain,
  • urology,
  • fitness and cardio-vascular system,
  • implantable systems,
  • stimulation of the central nervous system,
  • clinical results of using FES,
  • quality of life with FES,
  • neurorehabilitation,
  • hybrid systems (FES and robots), and
  • BCI and FES.

Other FES related contributions will be considered even if they do not belong directly to the listed topics.

Only results not published or presented elsewhere are acceptable.


One to four pages long manuscripts prepared in the standard double column format that is a somewhat modified version of the IEEE Transactions format are welcome. Manuscripts must be submitted in electronic form in PDF format before September 11th, 2021.

REVIEW PROCESS:

All papers submitted for presentation at the Conference will be peer-reviewed. If the paper has been accepted conditionally by the review board, the authors will be requested to return the final version of the paper not later than September 11th, 2021. More information can be found at our Important dates page.

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