Welcome to the Website of the 22nd International Conference of the International Society for Skiing Safety which will be held in the Olympic City Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria from 17th to 22nd April 2017. The meeting will take place at the Campus Sport of the University of Innsbruck, which is in walking distance to the Innsbruck Airport.
The International Society for Skiing Safety is a global, multidisciplinary institution that advances safety issues and injury care in snow sports through education, research and development in all related fields. Members include ski area physicians, orthopaedic surgeons, experts in biomechanics and engineering, epidemiologists, ski patrollers and snow sports manufacturers from all over the world. The ISSS holds an international research symposium every two years and its members are at the forefront of new developments in snow sports safety. For more details on ISSS, please visit the following Website www.isssweb.com
The Sports Engineering journal are proud to be supporting the 22nd ISSS Congress. The journal are providing a prize of 300 EUR for the Best Engineering Research, delivered as a presentation or poster. The competition will be judge by a panel of experts, with the winner announced at the Congress Banquet. Sports Engineering is the official journal of the International Sports Engineering Association.