|The 11th Biennial ISAKOS Congress Held in Shanghai
|The 11th Biennial ISAKOS Congress is successfully held in Shanghai from June 4 to 8, 2017.
The five-day ISAKOS Congress provides a variety of new and cutting edge surgical techniques and approaches to clinical management, combined with overviews of current controversies in orthopaedic practice. It is considered the premier international meeting, providing a unique opportunity for attendees to share, discuss and learn the latest advancements in arthroscopy, knee surgery and sports medicine.
International Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery, Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, or ISAKOS in short, now has 5,000 members in more than 98 countries and regions around the world. It has met every two years since 1995. The biennial meeting is held alternately in different parts of the world and lasts 5 days.
Thanks to the persistent efforts of Chen Shiyi, Shanghai Conference Ambassador and director of sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery of Huashan Hospital affiliated with Fudan University as well as support from Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administration, Shanghai had won the bid in 2013 to play host to the 11th Biennial ISAKOS Congress.
For years, the Shanghai Conference Ambassador Program has been blessed with the support from the city government. Through the efforts of the Conference Ambassadors and various organizations, dozens of large and medium-sized international conferences and hundreds of workshops have been held in Shanghai. The fact that these conferences and meetings have been held in Shanghai fully reflects China`s capabilities in related fields, and they have helped improve China`s progress and promote international cooperation in these fields. At the same time, these conferences and meetings have also given a boost to such sectors as retail and hospitality.