Louvain Bionics Symposium 2022

April 22, 2022




Croix du Sud

The Louvain Bionics, interdisciplinary center of expertise, organizes the annual symposium aiming at bringing together clinicians and neuroscientists interested in the fields of science and technology, medical sciences and humanities sciences research to improve patient care by boosting knowledge on how technology can best assist the human body.

Researchers are encouraged to submit their abstracts here before April 10th 2022 for the poster session.

You are also welcome to visit some of our labs in Louvain-La-Neuve and/or Brussels on April 21st. Register for the symposium and lab visits (required) here.


Louvain Bionics Symposium (April 22, 2022)

9h-10h: Max Ortiz Catalan (Chalmers University of Technology , SW) Neuromusculoskeletal prostheses, a new concept of bionic limbs

10h-10h40: Alain Loute (UCLouvain) What ethics for e-health ?  

10h40-11h00: Coffee break

11h00-11h40: Cédric Lenoir (UCLouvain, BE) Rhythm and brains: a multi-level approach to understand how the human brain processes musical rhythm

11h40-12h20: John A. Lee (UCLouvain, BE) Weak artificial intelligence to make radiation oncology and proton therapy stronger

12h40-13h00: Presentation of Incentive grant project

13h00-14h30: Lunch and Poster session

Lab visits (April 21, 2022)

9h-12h00: CREDEM (Design, prototyping and testing of electromechanical devices), OpenHub (Virtual reality lab), Renaud Ronsse lab (Human-centered robotics) - Stévin, Place du Levant, 2 – Louvain-La-Neuve

14h00-17h00: Institute of NeuroScience (Human neurophysiology lab, sensorimotor control lab) - Tour Pasteur, UCL Woluwé, Brussels