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Call for Abstracts - closing in 1 week!

The Call for abstracts is closing in 1 week!

Don’t miss out on submitting your abstract for ISB 2017.

Submit your Abstracts

Submissions are sought for oral and poster presentations and can be made via the Abstract Submission Portal. All abstracts must follow the abstract template and be submitted online by 13 January 2017.

New Keynote Speaker

About me

Silvia Salinas Blemker is a Commonwealth Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, with joint appointments in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Orthopaedic Surgery, at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA, USA. She obtained her B.S. and M.S. degrees in Biomedical Engineering from Northwestern University and her Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University. Before joining the faculty at UVa in 2006, Silvia worked as a post-doctoral Research Associate at Stanford University’s National Center for Biomedical Computation. At UVA, she leads the Multi-scale Muscle Mechanophysiology Lab (“M3 Lab”).

Click here to view her full biography.


Registration & Accommodation

Register Here

Registration can be submitted by completing the online form above.

The registration fee is all encompassing and includes catering across the duration of the ISB 2017 Congress, together with attendance at the social functions.

Registration Entitlements

  • Admission to all Congress keynotes, workshops and presentations
  • Admission to the Congress exhibition
  • Ticket to the Welcome Reception
  • Ticket to the Congress Banquet
  • Approved delegate materials
  • Morning tea and afternoon tea daily

Not a member of ISB yet? We encourage to consider joining prior to registering. Membership is annual, renewable in January of each year, which is just around the corner. Should you join ISB before registering in 2017 your membership will be active until January 2018.

Association members derive many rewards and benefits from their membership including a reduction in the ISB2017 registration fees, eligibility to for awards and grants.

Accommodation Options

Social Functions

Don’t forget to indicate your attendance at the ISB 2017 social functions!

Welcome Reception

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) – Sunday 23 July 2017

  • Inclusive ticket for full registration delegates
  • Additional ticket for guests – AUD 60 per person

Congress Banquet

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre – Thursday 27 July 2017

  • Inclusive ticket for full registration delegates
  • Additional ticket for guests – AUD 150 per person

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Sponsorship and Exhibition opportunities

An exciting range of sponsorship opportunities, including keynote speakers and workshops, has been developed to ensure a successful outcome for business and sponsor involvement. We encourage your participation at ISB2017 and are happy to discuss a tailored option to suit your organisation and your budget.

The prospectus is available on the website alternatively, contact us directly for further information or to discuss your opportunity at

Congress Sponsors

Great Barrier Reef Partner




Deakin University

For a list of the International Society of Biomechanics Sponsors visit




Contact us

General Enquiries

Suellen Holland
Event Director, ISB 2017 Secretariat
c/-ICMS Australasia
PO Box 3599
Brisbane Qld 4101
Tel: +61 (0) 7 3255 1002
Fax: +61 (0) 7 3255 1004

Program Enquiries

Emma Taylor
Program Manager and
Event Coordinator, ISB 2017 Secretariat
c/-ICMS Australasia
PO Box 3599,
Brisbane Qld 4101
Tel: +61 7 3255 1002
Fax: +61 7 3255 1002

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