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Annual Meeting 2023

3 days, 3 stages, 9 cutting edge spine topics
4–6 October - Messe Frankfurt, Germany

Keynote Speakers

Pierre Côté, Canada

Wednesday, 4 October at 09:00h

Rehabilitation management of cervical radiculopathy

Session: Cervical Spine

Stefan Dudli, Switzerland

Wednesday, 4 October at 16:15h

Basic research about modic changes

Session: Basic Science

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Gunhild von Amsberg, Germany

Wednesday, 4 October at 14:00h

Oncological treatment strategies in 2023 – an interdisciplinary approach

Session: Trauma & Tumours

Christoph-Eckhard Heyde, Germany

Wednesday, 4 October at 15:04h

Surgery of the paediatric spine: Standard or challenge

Session: Paediatric Spine

Jin-Sung (Luke) Kim, South Korea

Thursday, 5 October at 16:15h

Complications in endoscopic spine surgery

Session: Complications & Epidemiology

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Ahmet Alanay, Turkey

Friday, 6 October at 08:45h

Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity: Past, Present & Future

Session: Adult Spinal Deformity

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Constantin Schizas, Switzerland

Thursday, 5 October at 08:15h

The morphological classification classification for lumbar spinal stenosis: Clinical implications for decompression surgery

Session: Degenerative Thoracolumbar

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Vasileios Vougioukas, Greece

Friday, 6 October at 08:45h

Computer assisted pre op planning and high accuracy intra op navigation. Game changers or gaming devices?

Session: New Technologies

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Bart de Witte, Germany

Friday, 6 October at 11:00h

The link between AI and humanization

Session: Harmonising Healthcare: Bridging the Gap with AI and Humanization in Patient Care

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Esen Tümer, Turkey

Friday, 6 October at 11:20

AI technologies next to come

Session: Harmonising Healthcare: Bridging the Gap with AI and Humanization in Patient Care

Alexandra Rauch, Switzerland

Friday, 6 October at 14:00h

WHO Rehabilitation 2030: Initiatives to strengthen rehabilitation in spine disorders

Session: Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery


Klement Tockner is Director General of the Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung and Professor of Ecosystem Sciences at Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main (since 2021). He served as President of the Austrian Science Fund FWF (2016–2020), Professor of Aquatic Ecology at the Free University of Berlin (2007–2020), and Director of the Leibniz Institute for Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB), Berlin (2007–2016).

He is an internationally renowned freshwater ecologist, particularly in the research fields of biodiversity, ecosystem science, and environmental management. He has published about 250 scientific papers, including a comprehensive book on European rivers (Rivers of Europe, Elsevier; 2nd edition in 2022).

Klement Tockner successfully led large inter- and transdisciplinary projects such as the “BioFresh” project funded by the European Commission. He is a member of several scientific committees and advisory boards as well an elected member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina - National Academy of Sciences, and the Mainz Academy of Sciences and Literature. In 2023, he was rewarded as “National Champion” at the first Frontiers Planet Prize.

Thursday, 5 October at 11:00h

Biodiversity – our life insurance

Session: Medal Lecture & Presidential Address

Research, Education and Networking

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New Features at the EUROSPINE Annual Meeting 2023

This year attendees can look forward to exciting new additions, such as the Knowledge Hub and Member only Sessions.

Explore the EUROSPINE Knowledge Hub: Unveiling a Wealth of Spine Health Insights

One of the highlights is the introduction of the EUROSPINE Knowledge Hub, which can be discovered at the EUROSPINE booth in the exhibition area. This hub will provide a centralised space for accessing valuable information, resources, and insights related to spine health and research.

Members Only Sessions: Engage in Exclusive Expert Talks and Interactive Discourse

Additionally, the event will feature exclusive "Members only" sessions designed to enhance participants' learning experience. These sessions include hands-on expert talks, offered in the intimate setting of the Breakfast Club, as well as Campfire Sessions where attendees can engage in interactive discussions and gain deeper insights into various spine-related topics.

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The scientific programme of this year's conference in Frankfurt is truly exceptional, featuring cutting-edge research from renowned experts across a variety of fields.
Attendees will have the opportunity to engage in stimulating discussions and network with fellow professionals in an atmosphere of collaboration and innovation.
Don't miss out on this unparalleled opportunity to expand your knowledge and enhance your career!

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