Plenary Speakers

We are proud to have the following distinguished lecturers as our plenary speakers:

Milan Ĺ ONKA

Director of the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging, Iowa, USA
First author of Image Processing, Analysis and Machine Vision book, published more than 140 journal papers, Editor in Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging.
13 April, 1:40pm-2:30pm — Precision Medicine via Analysis of Ophthalmic 3D OCT: Relating Retinal Anatomy, Pathology, and Function.


Stefan Hell’s lecture was cancelled due to medical reasons.


Gene Myers Director & Klaus Tschira Chair of Systems Biology, Max-Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany
Co-author of the BLAST tool for sequence analysis. Voted the most influential scientist in bioinformatics in 2001 by Genome Technology Magazine.
14 April, 10:00am-10:50am — Computer Vision for Computational Optics.


Michael Hawrylycz Director of the data analysis and annotation efforts for the Allen
Institute for Brain Science, Seattle, WA, USA
Wired Magazine Rave Award for Science (2007), Time Magazine Award for Top 10 Medical Achievements (2006).
15 April, 10:00am-10:50am — Spatial mapping of multimodal data in neuroscience.


Director of the Resource Center for Medical Ultrasonic Transducer Technology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Holmes Pioneer Award in Basic Science from American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (2010 and 2011). IEEE Biomedical Engineering Award (2016).
16 April, 10:15am-11:10am — High Frequency Ultrasonic Imaging.