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Industry Organised Sessions

September 8, 2015 Programme no comments

ECNR 2015 will feature the following industry organised sessions:

Industry Session Hocoma AG
Date: Wednesday, Dec 2, 2015
Time: 12:15-13:45

Optimal Challenge and Intensity throughout the Continuum of Gait Rehabilitation
1. Starting intensive rehabilitation as early as possible
Leopold Saltuari, Hochzirl/AT
2. Providing early stage gait rehabilitation with optimal intensity
Doris Maier, Murnau/DE
3. Shaping therapy challenge towards activities of daily living in later stages of gait rehabilitation
Clemens Müller, Zürich/CH


Industry Session Medtronic Österreich GmbH & Sintetica GmbH
Date: Wednesday, Dec 2, 2015
Time: 12:15-13:45

Treatment of Spinal and Supraspinal Spasticity
1. Intrathecal Medication and Electrical Stimulation in Neuromodulation
Heinrich Binder, Vienna/AT
2. Indications and Drug Treatment
Leopold Saltuari, Hochzirl/AT


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Industry Session Motekforce Link
Date: Wednesday, Dec 2, 2015
Time: 12:15-13:15

Innovations in gait rehabilitation
Chair: Prof. Alexander Geurts, Nijmegen/NL
1. Gait analysis and the clinical use of both the GRAIL and CAREN system
Maarten Prins, Doorn/NL
2. Innovative gait training and functional gait evaluation using the C-Mill
Celine Timmermans, Amsterdam/NL



Industry Session Genny Mobility SA
Date: Wednesday, Dec 2, 2015
Time: 13:15-13:45

Innovative Robotic Solutions for Neurological Disabilities
Happiness in not about erected posture
Paolo Badano, Padoa/IT & Nicola Dallatana, Lugano/CH

– Historical evolution of technical solutions for neurological patients
– Impact of recent acceleration of technological advancement for neurological patients – social cost of current trends due to obsolescence of technical solutions
– Importance of good design for the integration of neurological patients
– A practical case: the role of self-balancing wheelchairs in neurological hospitals in Europe


Industry Session EKSO BIONICS
Thursday, Dec 3, 2015
Time: 08:00-08:45

Ekso GT – Redefining Gait Rehabilitation
Sandy Laping, Wendover/UK


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Industry Session KHYMEIA GROUP
Date: Thursday, Dec 3, 2015
Time: 17:45-18:45

Telerehabilitation: translation from experimental to clinical experiences
Chair: Paolo Tonin, Venice/IT
1. Up to date on motor telerehabilitation
Paolo Tonin, Venice/IT
2. Up to date on balance telerehabilitation
Imre Cikajlo, Ljubljana/SI
3. Up to date on cognitive rehabilitation
Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, Messina/IT

Abstract Submission

January 22, 2015 Programme no comments

Thank you for submitting your abstract!

A highly qualified panel of reviewers has assessed all submitted abstracts. Abstracts have been approved according to their scientific/clinical merit. Notification of acceptance and information regarding presentations has been forwarded to all submitters and/or presenters after the reviewing process by e-mail. In case you have not received your notification, please contact the congress secretariat on
If an abstract is accepted it is mandatory for the presenting author to attend the congress!

Abstract Presentations – Session Details

All abstract presenters will be contacted on Monday, October 12, 2015 with their session and presentation details.
The scientific programme has been updated and is available in the scientific programme / programme at a glance sections of the website.


Abstract Guidelines

Language: English or German
Abstract Title Length: max. 200 characters
Abstract Body Length: max. 2000 characters, incl. 1 image and/or 1 table
Keywords: up to 5 Keywords may be named for your abstract
Abstract Body Structure:
1. Background/Grundlagen
2. Aims/Ziele
3. Methods/Methodik
4. Results/Ergebnisse
5. Summary and Conclusions/Zusammenfassung und Schlussfolgerungen
Original Scientific Material: The submitted abstract should be original scientific material, which has not been published before. Abstracts presented at local, regional or national meetings may be submitted.

Scientific Programme

January 22, 2015 Programme no comments

Scientific Programme File

The final programme of ECNR 2015 is now available!
Please click HERE to download the PDF file.
The scientific programme is displayed on pages 9-69.
Due to changes to the scientific programme we kindly ask you also to refer to the official Addendum of ECNR which you can download HERE.


Disclosures of chairs, speakers and authors are updated on a regular basis until all disclosures have been received.
To download the list of disclosures please click here.

Guidelines for Speakers & Chairpersons

Download the complete Guidelines for Speakers & Chairpersons HERE!

Audiovisual requirements for speakers
The organisers require the speakers to adapt their audio-visual material to the technical equipment provided at the congress venue to ensure a smooth running of all sessions. Please download the “Guidelines for Speakers & Chairpersons” PDF for detailed information on ECNR 2015 requirements.

Preview Center Opening Times
Tuesday / December 1, 2015 / 11:00 – 17:30
Wednesday / December 2, 2015 / 07:30 – 17:30
Thursday / December 3, 2015 / 07:00 – 18:30
Friday / December 4, 2015 / 07:00 – 14:00

CME Accreditation

The 3rd European Congress of NeuroRehabilitation is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS),

The 3rd European Congress of NeuroRehabilitation is designated for a maximum of
18 hours of European external CME credits.
Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at

Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized by the UEMS-EACCME for ECMEC credits are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Networking Programme

January 22, 2015 Programme no comments

Opening Ceremony

Wednesday, December 2, 2014 – 08:30-09:00
Festsaal – Hofburg Congress Center

Official Exhibition Opening & Welcome Reception

Wednesday, December 2, 2014 – from 17:30
Exhibition Area – Hofburg Congress Center

Further information on these and other official networking programmes will follow in due time.