IGSTK User Group Meeting, CARS 2009

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We will have the IGSTK user Group meeting in conjunction with CARS 2009 in Berlin, Germany.
We will use this event as an opportunity to meet with European users. We are also planning on releasing IGSTK 4.2 together with the updated IGSTK book.
This event will be a great opportunity for developers and users to join together and share their experiences

This event is mainly dedicated to getting user feedback with some status update. Tutorial of IGSTK is given at the open source tutorial hosted by CARS.
We welcome users to present their work and experience with IGSTK at this event.

  • This part is open for sign up. Each presenter will have 15 minutes for talk (you can decide how much time for Q&A).
    To sign up for presentation, please send an email to Patrick Cheng (cheng@isis.georgetown.edu) with your name, affiliation, and a short description of your project.

Your feedback back is very important to the continue development of the IGSTK projects. We look forward to seeing you in CARS.

NOTE: this event is not sponsored by CARS and there is no registration fee.

Meeting Schedule

Time & Location

6:00 PM ~ 9: PM, June 23, 2009
Estrel Hotel, Berlin, Germany

Preliminary Agenda

I. Developers' Update ( 6:00 PM ~ 6:30 PM, Moderator: Patrick Cheng)

  1. Project overview, 5 min [Kevin Cleary]
  2. Status update, 15 min (Andinet Enquobahrie, slides)

II. User Presentations ( 6:30 PM ~ 8:30 PM, Moderator: Kevin Cleary)

Name Affiliation Topic Slides
Ewa Piekta
Dominik Spinczyk
Silesian University of Technology, Biomedical Division
Osiris integration link
Wolfgang Freysinger
Ozgur Guler
Medizinische Universität Innsbruck
Video-endoscopic navigated ENT surgery
Video grabber implementation
Adrian Vazquez
Oliver Burget
ICCAS, University of Leipzig
Video grabber link
Mike Daly

Jeff Siewerdsen
Sajendra Nithiananthan
Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
United States
Cone-Beam CT-Guided Head and Neck Surgery link
Osman Ratib University Hospital of Geneva
Current state and future of OsiriX link
Tormod Selbekk SINTEF, Dep. of Medical Technology, Trondheim
Ultrasound and navigation in neurosurgery (Abstract) link

III. Industry Presentations/Demos ( 8:30 PM ~ 9:30 PM, Moderator: Andinet Enquobahrie)

Name Company Presentation/Demo
Dr. Stefan Kirsch
R&D Manager Europe Germany
Northern Digital Inc.
Claudio Gatti, CEO
Ahmad Kolahi
Claron Technology Inc.

IV. Social hour ( 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM )

  1. TBA

CARS 2009

June 23 - 27, 2009
Estrel Hotel, Berlin, Germany

Event Picture

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