Inspection of a hand prosthesis


To offer technology developers and researchers the opportunity to showcase their research and development, an integrated symposium will be organised by the hosting university as part of the CYBATHLON Series. The symposium serves as an international platform for the hosting university along with the participating teams and researchers from universities or industries around the world.

Wheelchair pilot on uneven terrain

Hosting a CYBATHLON Series

If you are a willing to promote and advance your assistive technology research, then contact us and we are happy to discuss  the possibilty of hosting a CYBATHLON Series competition in one of the six disciplines with you.



BCI Series in Graz 2019

The CYBATHLON BCI Series took place at the 8th Graz Brain-​Computer Interface Conference on 17 September 2019 in cooperation with the Graz University of Technology. The event followed the overarching theme “bridging science and application”, where the teams had the possibility to present their technologies and methods to the BCI community. Six pilots from five teams represented five countries in the Brain-​Computer Interface (BCI) Race.

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Arm and Leg Prosthesis Series in Karlsruhe 2019

Together with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), the CYBATHLON was a guest at REHAB from 16 to 18 May 2019 for a prostheses series. At the trade fair for rehabilitation, therapy, care and inclusion, competitions took place on two parallel race tracks, where pilots with an arm or leg prosthesis solved tasks from everyday life. In addition, KIT organized a symposium on "assistive and wearable robotics".

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Wheelchair Series in Kawasaki 2019

The CYBATHLON Wheelchair Series took place on 5 and 6 May 2019 in Kawasaki, Japan. Supported by the Swiss Embassy, the event was hosted at Culttz Kawasaki. Five teams from Japan along with teams from Hongkong, Russia and Switzerland participated in the qualification races and the finals. They showcased their latest technical solutions to overcome the challenges in everyday life people with disability face.

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