[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] Fourth International Summer School on Imaging for Medical Applications, SSIMA 2018

Marius Leordeanu leordeanu at gmail.com
Mon Apr 2 11:54:02 PDT 2018

Fourth International Summer School on Imaging for Medical Applications,
SSIMA 2018.

Focus: *Artificial Intelligence in Medicine*
Time/location: 2-6 July 2018, in Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania
Website: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__gomit.tech_ssima&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=1rWVk2ovy7WBOnCZJMc69eEwDpoegpDYhNn8KBI8pAs&s=bvcPxTfJHJK8Uva4uhhNnJctJcS1k-WJuzsYtTWon48&e=

SSIMA is the highest-level annual academic event in Central and Eastern
Europe that unites internationally renowned experts in the fields of
Medical Imaging, Computer Vision, and Artificial Intelligence/Deep Learning
with Medical Applications and much more.

SSIMA’s keynote speakers come from the most prestigious universities and
research institutes in the world, or are researchers from world leading
companies in medical equipment, interested venture capitalists or
entrepreneurs with a track record in the field.

Keynote speakers:

   - Michael Lustig - Berkeley University
   - Benjamin Irving - Perspectum Diagnostics (previously University of
   - Michael Lindenbaum - Technion IIT
   - Nahum Kiryati - Tel Aviv University
   - Marius Leordeanu - Romanian Academy of Sciences
   - George Verghese - MIT (to be confirmed)
   - Ovidiu Andronesi - Harvard Medical School
   - Doron Shaked - GE Research Israel
   - Bart ter Haar Romeny - Eindhoven University of Technology

For one week, SSIMA offers a series of lectures and practical workshops on
medical technology, discussions on the latest results and current
directions in research and hands-on experience with state-of-the-art

SSIMA’s main target groups are Master and PhD students, post-doctoral
students, researchers and young professionals from both academia and
industry, domestic and foreign.

Besides key lectures, this year, SSIMA will host 2 separate series of
practical experiences for our participants, in the form of hands-on

   - Philips Innovation Day will offer a series of applications of AI in
   healthcare developed by Philips
   - Workshop on TensorFlow (developed by Google) with applications on
   medical images, organized by Computer Vision and Robotics Group, led by
   Marius Leordeanu.

Applications to attend SSIMA:  https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__gomit.tech_ssima_apply_&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=1rWVk2ovy7WBOnCZJMc69eEwDpoegpDYhNn8KBI8pAs&s=QWjSJyD8o342VFQ7J9DDTUZsW6_qvu37wIVYrOYIb_I&e=
<ssima at gomit.tech> before 30 April 2018.
Applicants will receive notification of acceptance by 11 May 2018.

A competition for poster presentations is organized, and we will offer 10
free registrations.
To participate, submit a one-page abstract to ssima at gomit.tech before 30
April 2018.

Sibiu was the European Capital of Culture in 2007. Today, Sibiu is one of
Romania’s cultural and tourism capitals, attracting tourists due to its
wonderful medieval charm, and surrounding Transylvania.

Website: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__gomit.tech_ssima&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=1rWVk2ovy7WBOnCZJMc69eEwDpoegpDYhNn8KBI8pAs&s=bvcPxTfJHJK8Uva4uhhNnJctJcS1k-WJuzsYtTWon48&e=

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