Book of Abstracts

Below you will find a link to download the Book of Abstracts for the upcoming FBS 2017 Symposium. This is a digital copy of the Special Issue of Footwear Science that contains all abstracts and is available exclusively to members of the Footwear Biomechanics Group. All attendees of the conference will recieve a hardcopy of the Special Issue of Footwear Science containing all abstracts. If you are not a member of the Footwear Biomechanics Group, you can become using the link below. 



Below you will find the current Program for the 2017 Footwear Biomechanics Symposium. The program is subject to change but currently consists of 3 Keynote speakers, 54 Podium presentations (10 minutes) and 28 Poster presentations (4 minutes).

Please click the link to see the detailed scientific program for each day of the conference!

FBS 2017

The 13th biennial Footwear Biomechanics Group symposium will be held as a satellite event to the 26th ISB Congress, being held just up the road in Brisbane, Australia. Come and join us for a stimulating scientific and technical program and enjoy the sun, sun and surf of Australia’s playground, the Gold Coast.


If your company is interested in sponsoring the 2017 Footwear Biomechanics Symposium, exposing your company to a broad range of researchers, designers, health professionals, footwear business and industry leaders a plethora of options is available. For more information please view the sponsorship page or head to the online sponsorship portal