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CIUS Fall Conference 2021

CIUS Fall Conference 2021

The CIUS Fall Conference 2021 took place on 7-8 December 2021, at Clarion Hotel Brattøra in Trondheim.

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Tuesday 7 December

08:30 Registration and refreshments

09:00-09:15 Opening (Asta Håberg, CIUS)

09:15-11:30 Clinical cardiology

09:15-09:40 Keynote: Trondheim and the history of echocardiography (Asbjørn Støylen, NTNU/St. Olavs)

09:40-10:00 Artificial intelligence in echocardiography (Bjørnar Grenne, NTNU/St. Olavs)

10:00-10:30 Break/refreshments

10:30-10:45 Adult cardiology: Real-time AI to improve echocardiographic recordings (Håkon Pettersen, NTNU)

10:45-11:00 Adult cardiology: Vortex formation in the left ventricle (Annichen S. Daae, NTNU)

11:00-11:15 Paediatric cardiology: Right heart flow dynamics by HFRUS in children (Wadi Mawad, Montreal Children's Hospital, Canada/NTNU)

11:15-11:30 Paediatric cardiology: Intraventricular pressure gradients from blood speckle tracking. A novel diagnostic tool (Kristian Sørensen, Ålesund Hospital)

11:30-12:30 Lunch

12:30-13:20 New partners and collaborators in CIUS

12:30-13:00 Presentation of GEWHUS (Martin Mienkina, GEWHUS)

13:00-13:20 Recent initiatives at UiO for CIUS and beyond (Sven Peter Näsholm, UiO)

13:20-14:45 Ultrasound in fish farming

13:20-14:10 Ultrasound as a tool to increase genetic progress and secure animal welfare in Atlantic salmon (Ingunn Næve, Aquagen, and Per Helge Bergtun, Mowi Breeding)

14:10-14:25 AI and ultrasound imaging in fish farming (Marco Voormolen, InPhase Solutions AS)

14:25-14:45 Towards sustainable aquaculture using hydroacoustics (Johannes Kvam, Bluegrove)

14:45-15:00 Break/refreshments

15:00-16:15 A learning oriented mindset: Become aware of and improve your way of thinking. A crash course in handling challenges at work. (Mari Nordheim, MIND)


16:30-18:30 CIUS board meeting


19:00 Dinner


Wednesday 8 December

08:00-08:30 Registration and refreshments

08:30-10:00 Oil & gas

08:30-08:50 Equinor's new strategy and its relation to CIUS projects (Pål Hemmingsen, Equinor)

08:50-09:10 Trends in corrosion monitoring by use of ultrasound (Hanne Martinussen, Sensorlink)

09:10-09:30 Ultrasonic logging tools for well integrity diagnostics (Knut Olav Håvik, Archer Bergen Technology Center)

09:30-09:50 NDT Global and our technologies (Andreas S. Talberg, NDT Global)

10:00-10:30 Break/refreshments

10:30-11:30 Speed updates


11:30-12:30 Lunch

12.30-13:30 Speed updates continued


13:30-13:55 Science perspectives: The roots of mathematics and natural laws: materialism vs. theism (Sverre Holm, UiO)

14:00-14:30 Break

14:30-16:00 Innovation and DOFIs in CIUS

14:30-15:00 Presentation of 2020 DOFIs

15:00-15:30 Update on innovation and licencing in CIUS (Svein-Erik Måsøy and Tormod Njølstad, NTNU)

15:30-15:45 DOFI prize award (Eva Nilssen, GE Healthcare)

15:45-16:00 Closing remarks (Eva Nilssen, GE Healthcare)

16:00 Official programme adjourned

Conference hotel

Conference hotel

The conference hotel was Clarion Hotel Brattøra.

Kart Clarion Hotel Brattøra