Thank you to all the attendees of the 7th Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics, and to NSF for their support.

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The event was held on Tuesday May 29th 2018 during the Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The symposium focused on “Innovative techniques towards a new approach to sports and exercise” and featured internationally distinguished researchers in the field of Motor Control and Biomechanics (see flyer for details), including:

The next symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics will be held during the 2018 World Congress of Biomechanics (WCB) in Dublin, Ireland, 8th-12th July 2018. See here for details.

Winners of the NSF-Sponsored Travel Awards at the 7th Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics

We would like to thank the National Science Foundation (NSF) for their financial assistance in supporting the symposium, and for sponsoring NSF-funded travel awards in the amount of $500 USD for ten US-based undergraduate and graduate students to participate in the symposium. Congratulations to the winners!

Many thanks to the De Luca Foundation for their support, and to all of the speakers and attendees for making the 7th Symposium of Motor Control in Biomechanics a success.

We look forward to seeing you at WCB 2018!


Congratulations to the winners of the De Luca Foundation Travel Awards, given to attendees of the Motor Control Symposium at WCB 2018.

Travel awards of $500 USD have been provided to eight students, each of whom are presenting their research as part of the Motor Control session at the WCB conference.

The selected recipients are: