KNEET

Making knee rehabilitation simpler for a better global health

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Connected knee brace, allowing a smart rehab

Kneet is a connected knee brace, allowing a smart rehab after a knee accident or surgery. A personalized exprerience is given to the patient, directly by linking him with his physiotherapist

Kneet features

Smart rehab garment

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Patient-physiotherapist link

Through the app, a patient can be linked to his physiotherapist

Personalized exercises

A physiotherapist can edit and personalize the exercises for his patient

Modern technology

Sensors can measure the angle of flexion, the number of flexions and even the stability of a user

Lightweight design

Kneet's deign was especially thought to not bother a user during an exercise session.

Live preview and statistics

Live feedback is provided to a user when he's in an exercise session. After a session, the user's stats are saved and can be retrieved at any moment by his/her physiotherapist. Therefore, a complete feddback is given to provide full information about a rehab's progression.


Application render

Team members


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  • Jessica Schmid

  • Electronic Engineering
  • HEIG-VD
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  • Basile Ninin

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • HEIG-VD
Born in 1984, Fabien Roy grew up in the Lausanne area, Switzerland. Graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from The School of Engineering and Architecture of Fribourg (Switzerland), he is currently studying a Master in Product Design at ECAL University of Art and Design Lausanne. After working several years as an architect project manager, he decided to switch from architecture to product design. His aim is to explore an other scale of human being needs without reducing his interest for architecture. His work pushes the boundaries by evolving at the crossroads of interdisciplinary collaborations such art, science, craft and new technologies.
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  • Fabien Roy

  • Industrial Design
  • ECAL
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  • Benoît Schopfer

  • Software Engineering
  • HEIG-VD
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  • Ilaria Bassi

  • Business
  • HEIG-VD
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  • Jeremy Roth

  • User Experience
  • HEIG-VD

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Our blog


PCB, K-tech and X-Factory

July 18, 2019

Hi readers, This week has been very intense for everyone ! Our dear business explored the differents places where we thought we may sell the product. However, in china, neither… [...]

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First week in China !

July 15, 2019

Dear followers, The adventure in China has started! Already a week that we are working together. Time goes so fast when you are involved by your project. Our engineers are… [...]

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Kneet team in Shenzhen

July 12, 2019

Dear readers, The Kneet team is well arrived in China. A lot of work has already been accomplished at the x.factory with the help of the wonderful Seeed Studio team.… [...]

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June 10, 2019

Hello, Last week was a busy one. We managed to make the first connection between the application and the PCB. Moreover, the connection between the PCB and the brace was… [...]

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Sponsorship purchasing

May 26, 2019

Dear followers, China journey is approaching. We are all in an exciting movement even if we cannot believe that it will happen. This week we received a lot of information… [...]

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Engineers at work !

May 23, 2019

Today we managed to have both the microtechnician and the electronician working to optimize and apply on MSP430 the data reading as well as the Bluetooth ! As the MS5… [...]

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Prototype °1 for the Fogs

May 14, 2019

Hi everyone, We are a few days away from our first prototype! By the end of May, we want to perform the most basic functions as a user would: from… [...]

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Bluetooth first connection

May 9, 2019

Dear all, This week we manage to make the first connection between our device and a smart phone. There are still a lot of works to do for the Bluetooth… [...]

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On the processing road to China production !

April 21, 2019

Dear followers, In these last days, we go on improving our project. Our designer Fabien is still test and think to a comfortable and desirable solution for sportsman in rehabilitation… [...]

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First prototype

April 15, 2019

Hello everyone, [gallery ids="11813,11814"] This week we managed to interact with sensors. We simulated the detection of a leg flection. Moreover, the first PCB prototype has been made and we… [...]

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REFOCUSING OUR PROJECT

April 7, 2019

Hello everyone, Last week during our meeting we decided to define and focus our work with more precision. We started by asking again ourselves about the real goal of our… [...]

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News about the server part

April 2, 2019

Dear readers, Last week we had the MS3. That was a good occasion to receive some feedbacks about our project from our supervisors. Afterwards, we had a meeting to analyse… [...]

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Start of prototyping phase

March 18, 2019

Dear readers Next week we are meeting a gamification specialist to help us build the mobile app that will be provided with our prototype. The goal is to allow people… [...]

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First prototype in progress

March 10, 2019

Hello everyone, The last week we started to work on the prototype of our device. It is a good new for our team to materialize our progression. For now, we… [...]

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Around Ideas

February 20, 2019

[gallery ids="11126"] The last few weeks were tough for the Fogs. We had a really short time between the MS1 and MS2 ! Indeed we had multiple iterations of the… [...]

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Do you listen to your doctor ?

February 13, 2019

As we just decided which opportunity space we're gonna work on, we met a surgeon specialist of the knee, Dr Martin working at CHUV. Indeed we decided we're gonna work… [...]

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FogTeam was born !

January 19, 2019

Today, we had the opportunity to meet each other and share all our ideas and issues for the milestone 1. In this sunny day, we also find our team name "FogTeam" based… [...]

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