The II ISPO Latin American Congress and the VI ISPO Argentina Updating Conferences will be held between 10-11 August 2016 in Buenos Aires (Argentina). The event will be organized by the alliance with the trade exhibition Expo-Ortopédica.
Expo-Ortopédica and the ISPO member society in Argentina have organized this event on an annual basis since 2011. It has become a reference for all representatives from assistive technology in the region. The organizers welcomed 1010 attendants in 2015 and even more are expected this year.
ISPO Argentina has been establishing alliances with different sectors and organizations with the aim of making the event a remarkable one. In 2016, the organizers will be working with the Sociedad Argentina de Medicina Física y Rehabilitación (SAMFYR), the Argentinian Society for Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine.
The scientific symposium core themes will be adaptive sports, rehabilitation technologies, education in rehabilitation science, orthotic-prosthetic and diabetic foot.