Photo: Man in a recumbent bike; © Messe Düsseldorf
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Exhibitors in the field of MOBILITY

• Bicycles, handbikes, tricycles Click for exhibitors

• Electric vehicles and scooters Click for exhibitors

• Rollators, walkers Click for exhibitors

• Walking sticks Click for exhibitors

Photo: Woman with off road wheelchair © Messe Düsseldorf

Mobile on the go
Whether mobility aids or traveling - hall 5 has to offer something for everybody who wants to live a mobile and self-determined life.

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Exhibitors in the field of TRAVELING

• Aids for vacation and travel
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• Accessible accommodations Click for exhibitors

• Travel information Click for exhibitors

• Tour operators Click for exhibitors

Mobility in old age

• Many seniors overestimate their mobility Click here for the news

• Physical activity linked to greater mental flexibility in older adults Click here for the news

Mobility in public places

• Robot walker for elderly people in public spaces Click here for the news

• Accessibility and independent living come to Armenia Click here for the news

Photo: Accessible beach ; © panthermedia.net/Silvina Rusinek

Interview with Dr. Victoria Eichhorn

There is a market for accessible traveling in Europe. Yet it only grows very slowly. But actually there is a huge demand, like a study has recently proved. So what does the travel industry have to offer – already today and in future? Click here for the interview

Photo: Accessible beach ; © panthermedia.net/Silvina Rusinek REHACARE Magazine "Many people underestimate the economic impact of accessible tourism in Europe"

Photo: Two wheelchair users;© Josefsheim Bigge/Pedro Citoler

Interview with Nicole Seifert

Whether it’s a wheelchair or a walker – for people with disabilities, it is crucial to control their own mobility in a competent and safe manner. Yet not everyone truly feels confident in every situation with these assistive devices. Click here for the interview

Photo: Two wheelchair users;© Josefsheim Bigge/Pedro Citoler REHACARE Magazine "Safe mobility starts with the right choice and adaptation of the wheelchair"

Photo: Woman in a wheelchair at the beach; © Timo Hermann

Traveling with disabilities

What do people with disabilities experience when they plan their vacation? How well do they cope when they are traveling? And what exactly do they want? Questions upon questions. REHACARE.de asked around. Click here for the article

Photo: Woman in a wheelchair at the beach; © Timo Hermann REHACARE Magazine Self-determined traveling with disabilities?!

Photo: Silke Schönfleisch-Backofen; © private

People of short stature and mobility

In many areas of life, participation is also tied to mobility. Persons of short stature have very different approaches to this. Click here for the interview

Photo: Silke Schönfleisch-Backofen; © private REHACARE Magazine "Persons of short stature need to find their own kind of mobility"


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Exhibitor lecture about mobility

WHAT?
"Project Mobile – mobile in life. Support for people with disabilities when using public transport"

WHEN?
Friday, 16th October, 10:30 am to 11:30 am

WHO?
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Edwin Naroska, Hochschule Niederrhein

WHERE?
CCD South, Dialogue center, Seminar room 18

Caution: The lecture will be held in German.

Photo: REHACARE Forum

The REHACARE Forum offers focus topics which change on a daily basis. On Saturday, 17th October 2015, REHACARE exhibitors are going to present their offers concerning accessible traveling. Click here for the programm of the REHACARE Forum

Photo: Live coverage 2015  
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