IVO Congress 2012

Venue: Sydney Masonic Centre

Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia

Event Date/Time: Mar 29, 2012 End Date/Time: Mar 31, 2012
Registration Date: Mar 15, 2011
Early Registration Date: Nov 30, 2011
Abstract Submission Date: Jul 31, 2011
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The Australian Pedorthic Medical Grade Footwear Association is very pleased to announce the 18th World Congress of Orthopaedic Shoe Technicians and Pedorthists, which will be held in Sydney, Australia from Thursday 29 – Saturday 31 March 2012.

The program promises to be stimulating and informative with topical keynote speakers, discussion groups and presentations focusing on the congress theme 'Extending the Global Handshake of the Pedorthic/Orthopaedic Shoe Technology Community’.

The Congress will bring together:
- Orthopaedic Shoe Meisters
- Orthopaedic Custom Shoe makers
- Pedorthists
- Orthotists
- Footwear Technicians
- Footwear Retailers
- Medical Practitioners with an interest in feet
- Podiatrists
- Physiotherapists
- Chiropractors
- Osteopaths
- Others with an interest in Foot-care and Footwear for exchanges that will examine national and international issues.

Sydney, Australia will be your host for this event, and looks forward to welcoming you with beautiful autumn weather in March (bring your swim wear), plenty to see, much to do, and great local hospitality. This promises to be a wonderful opportunity to forge new contacts with colleagues from around the world or catch up with existing associates, all while networking in a professional atmosphere.

On behalf of the Congress Organising Committee we invite you to join us to ‘extend the global handshake’ in Sydney in 2012.


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