Call for tutorials

Covid-19: The safety and well-being of all conference participants is our priority. The 2021 conference committee is currently exploring the possibility of offering an online participation option to allow everyone to participate. Full details of the plans will be announced as soon as possible and updated on the ISBI’21 conference website.

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ISBI 2021

Call for Tutorials

ISBI seeks proposals for half-day tutorials, which should provide clear and focused material covering emerging topics in biomedical imaging, with a special focus on algorithmic tools. It is anticipated that a maximum of five tutorials will be scheduled. All tutorials will be held on April 13th 2021, either in the morning, or in the afternoon. Each tutorial will last 3 hours with a break in the middle. A total of 1300€ will be allocated for each tutorial to support travel of the presenters or as honorarium.

Submission format

Tutorial proposals must be submitted as a single PDF file (not exceeding four pages excluding biosketches), which should contain:

  • Title, outline, and the relevance to ISBI audience;
    Short description of the material to be covered (no more than 4000 characters);
    Contact information including name, affiliation, email, mailing address, and a two-page biosketch for each presenter;
  • Description of the expected audience, especially prerequisite knowledge and skills;
  • Description of the expected audience participation, especially whether hands-on computer (or other) work will be involved;
  • Description of the coursepacks (including slides and other tutorial material) that will be provided to the audience in hardcopy and/or electronic format. All such material must be free from copyright issues.

Proposals must be emailed to Dr. Carole Frindel (carole.frindel@creatis.insa- and Hassan Rivaz ( with the subject heading ISBI 2021 Tutorial Proposal.


Proposals should be submitted as soon as possible, and no later than October 2nd, 2020.

Final notification of acceptance/rejection will be sent by October 23th, 2020.