Can the therapist be replaced? (IW-07)

Industry workshop
Sunday 12th May, 12:25-12:50
Exhibition hall 1
Can the therapist be replaced?

In the era of healthcare digitalization where more and more biosensors, virtual environments and artificial intelligence for rehabilitation are used, new challenges and controversies are emerging.

Behind this new mindset, there is a strong interest for the development of new therapeutic tools that enable therapy with reduced clinician supervision. This new possibility offers a substantial cost-saving benefit.

However, are cost cuts the only advantage? What are therapists’ perspectives? What is the future regarding the use of a digital system?

Come & Find out how digital tools specifically designed for rehabilitation will impact patient motivation, patient adherence, and therapists day-to-day experience!


  • Louis Derungs