Dynamic Walking 2017

June 4, 2017 – June 9, 2017

Principles and Concepts of Legged Locomotion

June 4-9, 2017

Where: Mariehamn (Nearest big city is Stockholm, Sweden.)
Meeting chairs: Andy Ruina, Sam Burden
On-site organization: Carina Sommarström


  1. Dynamic Walking, what's that?
    A meeting about the mechanics, energetics and control of legged locomotion of animals, people and robots. A bit more informal and more participatory than many meetings. See the links at the bottom of this page, e.g., the videos, to get a sense.
  2. What travel plans should I make?
    Fly to Stockholm Sweden, with plane actually arriving by 1 PM Sunday June 4, 2017.
    Fly from Stockholm Sweden, with plane departure scheduled after 9 AM Friday June 9.
  3. Important dates?
    • February 20 (by midnight EST). Submit application abstract. ¬†(Late submissions will be considered, especially if due to extenuating circumstances.)
    • ~March 5. Acceptance/rejection.
    • ~March 20. Register and pay in full.

  4. How do I apply?
    Click on Call for papers.
  5. How do I provide you a copy of my video?
    We will send you an email after February 20 with instructions on where to upload your video. The other option is to provide a url to your video when submitting an abstract.

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