SBME Symposium 2023

Designing exoskeletons to enhance human mobility

Exoskeletons and active prosthetic limbs could improve mobility for hundreds of millions of people, but two serious challenges must first be overcome: we need ways of identifying what a device should do to benefit an individual user, and we need cheap, efficient hardware that can do it.

Research Seminar: Dr. Steve Collins


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SBME Symposium 2023

June 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm PDT

Join us and our outstanding community of faculty, trainees, industry and hospital partners, and students as we continue to define the future of health and healthcare at our annual Symposium.\r\n

    • Learn from peers making an impact in the biomedical engineering field.
    • Discover the latest research.
    • Join our panel conversation on reconciliation and collaboration in biomedical engineering.


SBME Symposium 2023

Tuesday, June 13 from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm

UBC Life Sciences Institute West Atrium

2350 Health Sciences Mall

Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z3

(Registration Deadline: Thursday, June 8)\r\n

(Abstract Deadline: Sunday, April 30)\r\n

Image showing the sponsors for the symposium.
For sponsorship inquiries please contact:

Danielle Walker

Strategic Partnerships Manager,

School of Biomedical Engineering


Have questions?

Reach out to Jocelyn McKay (

Symposium imagery courtesy of Dr. Carolina Tropini.


June 13
9:00 am - 5:30 pm PDT
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