Medical Visionday, Wednesday 27 May 2009

Organizations, companies, universities and other institutions with an interest in medical vision are invited to join a presentation and demonstration day Wednesday 27 May at DTU. All participants are welcome to exhibit equipment or posters.

The Medical Visionday is organised by Informatics and Mathematical Modelling, DTU


Informatics and Mathematical Modelling
Richard Petersens Plads, Building 308
DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Getting to IMM

Conference chair

Rasmus Larsen
Ph. +45 4525 3415
rl 'at'


Registration for the Medical Visionday can be done here no later than 14 May. The registration fee includes participation in the lectures, exhibition, proceedings, refreshments, and lunch.
For members of the Danish Automation Society (DAu), the Danish Robotics Society (DIRA), the Danish Biomedical Society (DMTS), the Danish Pattern Recognition Society (DSAGM), the Danish Remote Sensing Society (DSTM), International Game Developers Association (IGDA) and Øresund IT Academy a reduced fee is applicable.


08.00 Registration, exhibition, demonstrations, coffee, and rolls
Session I  
09.00 Welcome and introduction
  Professor, Ph.D. Rasmus Larsen, DTU Informatics
09.05 Keynote address:
Quantitative image-based biomarkers in clinical trials
  Professor, Ph.D. Mads Nielsen, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen
9.50 Validation of medical image analysis methods illustrated by the case of automated determination of bone age
  Director Hans Henrik Thodberg, Visiana
10.20 Student poster teasers
10.40 Coffee, exhibition, demonstrations
Session II  
11.10 3D imaging in the cardiac interventional catheter lab
  Dr. Reinmar Killmann, Imaging & IT Division, Healthcare Sector, Siemens AG
11.40 Scanning, manipulation, and use of 3D surface models of the human head
  Assis. Professor, PhD. Rasmus R. Paulsen, DTU Informatics
12.10 Lunch, exhibition, demonstrations
Session III  
13.30 Generative models for automated brain MRI segmentation
  Assis. Professor, Ph.D. Koen Van Leemput, Harvard Medical School (Massachusetts General Hospital) and MIT (Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory), USA
14.00 The computerized radiologist – 4D MRI cardiac reconstruction, segmentation,  and analysis
  Postdoc, Ph.d. Hildur Olafsdottir, DTU Informatics
14.30 Respiratory correction in 4D CT scanning for radio therapy planning
  Assistant Head of Laboratory of Radiation Physics, Ph.D. Carsten Brink, Odense University Hospital,
15.00 Coffee, exhibition, demonstrations
Session IV  
15.30 The application of singularities for tracking the dynamics in biological objects
  Professor, Ph.D. Steen G. Hanson, DTU Fotonik
15.55 Learning COPD sensitive filters in pulmonary CT
  Ph.D.-student Lauge Sørensen,  Dept. of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen
16.20 Adaptive radiotherapy based on anatomical and functional imaging
  Assoc. professor Ludvig Paul Muren, Århus University Hospital
16.45 Poster prize, discussion and closing remarks
  Professor, Ph.D. Rasmus Larsen, DTU Informatics
17.00 Refreshments, exhibition, demonstrations
19.00 Visionday dinner at Restaurant Fortunen



The list of Visionday posters can be seen here



Rasmus Larsen, IMM, DTU, Conference Chair