iDICs 2017 Conference & Workshop

Event Start Date:
November 6, 2017
Event End Date:
November 9, 2017
Event Venue:
Crowne Plaza Barcelona

The annual International DIC Society (iDICs) Conference brings together academics and professionals to present and discuss on the latest advancements of the Digital Image Correlation technique.

Our ESR Paolo Ferraiuoli will deliver an oral presentation about the Uncertainty of 3D-DIC in cardiac strain measurements using numerically deformed stereo images.

Link to the event is here, while the published abstract is on our Publications page.

Functional Imaging and Modelling of the Heart 2017

Event Start Date:
June 11, 2017
Event End Date:
June 13, 2017
Event Venue:
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada

Our ESR Kenny will present an abstract related to his work in infarct localization. The proceedings of this conference have been made available through Springer. The event information can be found here.

IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium 2017

Event Start Date:
September 6, 2017
Event End Date:
September 9, 2017
Event Venue:
Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington DC, USA

Emilia will be presenting three abstracts at this conference. All information about the conference can be found here, and the titles of the works to be presented can be found in our Publications section; after the symposium is over links to the abstracts will be uploaded.

VipIMAGE 2017

Event Start Date:
October 18, 2017
Event End Date:
October 20, 2017
Event Venue:
Axis Vermar Conference and Beach Hotel, Porto, Portugal

This conference is focused on computational vision and medical image processing. Some of our ESRs are presenting abstracts as posters and oral presentations. The VPH-CaSE network has also organised a thematic session for this conference on Imaging and Simulation Techniques for Cardiovascular Diseases. For more information about the event visit here, the accepted abstracts can be found in our Publications section.

Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics 2017

Event Start Date:
July 2, 2017
Event End Date:
July 5, 2017
Event Venue:
University of Seville, Seville, Spain

This is one of the largest conferences in biomechanics, and some of our ESRs will be presenting their work, and the activities of the consortium as well! One-page abstracts will be available after the congress. All the information can be found here.

Computing in Cardiology Conference 2017

Event Start Date:
September 24, 2017
Event End Date:
September 27, 2017
Event Venue:
ESIR, Rennes, France

This is one of the largest conferences for computational cardiology, and some of our ESRs will have the opportunity to present their work with both oral and poster presentations. Four-page abstracts will be available from the IEEExplore library after the conference. All the event information can be found here, links to the abstracts will be provided as soon as they are published.

Barcelona VPH Summer School

Event Start Date:
May 22, 2017
Event End Date:
May 26, 2017
Event Venue:
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain

Our ESRs Mirko, Ricardo, Massimiliano and Simone F will receive very valuable training at the Barcelona VPH Summer School. This 5-day school will provide an overview and hands-on experience in state of the art Virtual Physiological Human research.

All details of the event can be found here

3-minute thesis, UCL final

Event Start Date:
June 26, 2017
Event End Date:
June 26, 2017
Event Venue:
Darwin Lecture Theatre, Gower Street, London, UK

Our early stage researcher Carlos Ledezma will be participating in the UCL final of the 3-minute thesis competition. He will make a three minute presentation in which he will explain his thesis research topic, results and impact to a non-expert audience.

Should he win he will represent University College London in the United Kingdom Finals of this very interesting competition!

For more information visit the 3MT outreach event page by clicking here.

Training Activity 4

Event Start Date:
June 19, 2017
Event End Date:
June 23, 2017
Event Venue:
CNRS, Lyon, France