Program

CONFERENCE PROGRAM (Changes may occur)

June 17  
07.30 - 09.00 Registration and coffee. Poster assembly in the poster area
09.00 - 09.15 Welcome: Rector Dag Rune Olsen, UiB
Prof. Olav Haraldseth, NTNU, Trondheim & Prof. Odd Helge Gilja, UiB/HUS, Bergen
Session I: Image and signal processing
09.15 - 09.45 Bradley Erickson, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA: Using Big Data and Machine Learning to Find Relationships between MRI and Genomics in Brain Tumors
09.45 - 10.30 Oral presentations by PhD candidates
10.30 - 11.00 João Manuel R. S. Tavares, University of Porto, Portugal: Biomedical Image Analysis based on Computational Registration Methods
11.00 - 11.15 Coffee & tea
Session II: Visualization & Modelling
11.15 - 11.45 Bernhard Preim, University of Magdeburg, Germany: Visual Analytics of Image-Centric Cohort Studies in Epidemiology
11.45 - 12.30 Oral presentations by PhD candidates
12.30 - 13.00 Steven Sourbron, Leeds Institute of Genetics, Health and Therapeutics, England: Tracer-kinetic modelling in renal MRI
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch
Session III: Posters
14.00 - 14.45 Speed poster presentations (1 minute each, 30 sec to change speaker)
14.45 - 15.30 Poster discussion, coffee & tea
Session IV: Preclinical imaging
15.30 - 16.00 Emmet Mc Cormack, UiB, Bergen: Preclinical Imaging of Cancer
16.00 - 16.45 Oral presentations by PhD candidates
16.45 - 17.15 Rune Sundset, UiT– The Arctic University of Norway: Preclinical PET imaging in Tromsø – research facilities and course opportunities
18.00 - 22.00 Sailing with Statsraad Lehmkuhl and Conference Dinner on board
   
June 18  
Session V: Biomedical and molecular imaging
09.00 - 09.30 Atle Bjørnerud, UiO, Oslo: Magnetic Resonance based perfusion imaging of the brain
09.30 - 10.30 Oral presentations by PhD candidates
10.30 - 11.00 Catharina de Lange Davies, NTNU; Trondheim: US-mediated delivery of nanoparticles to tumor tissue
11.00 - 11.15 Coffee & tea
Session VI: Clinical imaging
11.15 - 11.45 Christoph Dietrich, Caritas Krankenhaus Bad Mergentheim, Germany: CEUS quantification in clinical practice
11.45 - 12.30 Oral presentations by PhD candidates
12.30 - 13.00 Ingfrid Haldorsen, HUH/UiB: Functional imaging for individualized cancer treatment
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 14.45 Poster discussion, coffee & tea
14.45 - 15.30 Panel for discussion: Your experience with cross-disciplinary research
Bernhard Preim, Odd Helge Gilja and two PhD candidates / post docs
15.30 - 15.50 Awards for the best pictures, PhD posters and PhD presentations
15.50 - 16.00 Conclusive remarks by Ragnar Nortvedt, MedViz