Blatchford showcasing prosthetic products at UKTI Innovation is GREAT exhibition in Japan

Posted on 20 February 2015

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Blatchford is pleased to announce it is taking part in the UKTI Innovation is GREAT Exhibition in Japan from 27th February until 4th March 2015. The event has been arranged to coincide with the visit to Japan of HRH The Duke of Cambridge and will showcase a wide range of innovative British products. 

The event will be held at DAIKANYAMA TSUTAYA BOOKS (T-Site) which is a stunning book shop designed by a British architect and will include our most advanced prosthetic limbs as well as electronic musical instruments and a full-scale humanoid robot kit!

Blatchford designs and manufactures it’s range of advanced lower limb prosthetics in the UK, will be part of the exhibition will be showcasing an endolite Orion2 knee and elan foot. In addition, the new Linx – the world’s first truly integrated microprocessor knee and ankle which was recently fitted to Jack Eyers – will feature. 

Innovation is GREAT is a year-long campaign by the British Government to promote further partnership between the UK and Japan by showcasing and stimulating bilateral business, research and education collaborations that tackle global problems and improve lives through innovation. 

Image copyright Klein Dytham Architecture. Official Press Release here.