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Thursday, April 11

5:00 pm – 7:00 pmExhibit Hall Opening Reception

Friday, April 12

7:00 am – 7:45 amRegistration, Breakfast & Visit with Exhibitors
7:45 am – 8:00 amOpening Remarks
8:00 am – 9:00 amKeynote: Mid-Foot Biomechanics and Foot Instrinsic FunctionLuke Kelly
9:00 am – 9:45 amPlenary: The Roles of Fundamental Foot Theories in Dynamic MovementLauren Welte, B.A.Sc.
9:45 am – 10:15 amBreak and Visit with Exhibitors
10:15 am – 11:00 amPlenary: Free Moment Application Between the Foot and the Gorund in Human Locomotion Steffen Willwacher, Institute of Biomechanics and Orthopaedics
11:00 am – 11:45 pmPlenary: Beyond Moving Bones: A Scoping Review on Foot Orthotics and Lower Limb ElectromyographyKelly Robb, C. Ped (C) MKin
11:45 pm – 1:15 pmLunch in the Exhibit Hall
1:15 pm – 2:00 pmPlenary: Does Our Somatosensory System Have Input Into Why We Choose the Running Shoes We Do?Kathryn Mills, BPhty PhD
2:00 pm – 2:45 pmPlenary: Health Insurance, Your Patients and Pedorthic Services Joan Weir
2:45 pm – 3:15 pmBreak and Visit with Exhibitors
3:15 pm – 4:00 pmBreakout Sessions:
Taking a Stand: Developing Instrumented Insoles to Prove Association Between Weight Bearing and Foot Pain, Evan Macdonald, BASc. 
Custom Footwear Casting Workshop, Daan Peters, C. Ped (C), C. Ped MC
Study on Foot Mobility Changes With Minimalist/Barefoot Running Conditions, Kathryn Mills, BPhty PhD
4:15 pm – 5:00 pmBreakout Sessions:
Become the Family Pedorthist and Grow Your Business, Ermin Pagtakhan, C. Ped (C)
Custom Orthopedic Last Making, Art or Science? Johan Steenwyk, C. Ped (C), C. Ped MC
5:15 pm – 6:00 pmCollege of Pedorthics of Canada AGM
7:30 pmSocial Night at the Vancouver Aquarium

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Saturday, April 13

7:00 am – 8:00 amFun Run
7:30 am – 8:30 amRegistration, Breakfast & Exhibit Hall
8:30 am – 9:30 amKeynote: Reducing the Energetic Cost of Walking and Running by Technological Advances in FootwearShalaya Kipp & Wouter Hoogkamer, PhD
9:30 am – 10:15 amPlenary: Foot-Surface Interactions Influencing Footwear DesignLuke Kelly
10:15 am – 10:45 amPanel Discussion – Luke Kelly, Steffen Willwacher, Shalaya Kipp, Wouter Hoogkamer
10:45 am – 11:45 amBreak and Visit with Exhibitors
11:45 am – 1:30 pmPresident’s Annual Awards Lunch & PAC AGM
1:45 pm – 2:30 pmBreakout Sessions:
60 Years of Pedorthic Experience and Wisdom, Brad Gibbs, C. Ped (C), R.Kin & Freeman Churchill, C. Ped (C)
Custom Footwear Casting Workshop (REPEAT), Daan Peters, C. Ped (C), C. Ped MC
2:45 pm – 3:30 pmBreakout Sessions:
Custom Made Footwear 2.0, Olav Toornend
Breakout Session: Biomechanical and Comfort Effects of Laterally Wedged Insoles With and Without Custom Arch Support in Healthy Individuals and Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis, Calvin Tse, M.Sc.
3:45 pm – 4:30 pmPlenary Session: Using Minimalist Footwear to Strengthen Intrinsic Foot Muscles: One Step at a TimeSarah Ridge, PhD
4:30 pmClosing Remarks

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