Virginia Tech Helmet Ratings Symposium  - November 13, 2017 - Hyatt Regency Atlanta - Atlanta, Georgia
Virginia Tech Helmet Ratings Symposium  - November 13, 2017 - Hyatt Regency Atlanta - Atlanta, Georgia

Agenda

November 13, 2017
2:30 - 3:00 Registration
3:00 - 6:00 Symposium Topics Presented:

Varsity Football Helmet Ratings

  • Update to pendulum system to evaluate linear and rotational acceleration
  • Description of final testing methodology
  • Review of helmet ratings

Youth Football Helmet Ratings

  • Description of testing methodology
  • Review of helmet ratings

Soccer Headgear Ratings

  • Description of testing methodology
  • Review of headgear ratings

Head Impact Sensor Ratings

  • Description of updated protocol
  • Review of sensor ratings
  • Data release

Bicycle Helmet Ratings

  • Description of testing methodology
  • Ratings release plan

Hockey Helmet Ratings

  • Review of helmet rating data
  • Goalie mask rating plan

Lacrosse Helmet Ratings

  • Male and female helmets
  • Review of lacrosse helmet test data
  • Ratings release plan

Baseball and Softball Helmet Ratings

  • Batter's helmets
  • Catcher's masks
  • Ratings release plan

6:00 - 7:30 Reception



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