The Convention Centre Dublin is to host the World Congress of Biomechanics in July 2018, which is expected to attract around 3,000 participants from around the world, generating revenue in excess of euros 5 million for the local economy.
The World Congress of Biomechanics is an international meeting held once every four years, rotating between Europe, Asia and the Americas. It brings together engineers and scientists from various disciplines including biology, physics, mathematics, computer science, chemistry and various clinical specialties. This year’s event will be held in Boston in July, with previous meetings held in Singapore and Munich.
The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and Trinity College Dublin will jointly host the event, with Keynote PCO delivering conference management services, having worked with the Irish committee to secure the international medical event.