IGSTK User Group Meeting, SPIE 2011

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IGSTK User Group Meeting, SPIE 2011 in Orlando, Florida, USA

Overview

To foster collaboration and communication within the image-guided therapy community, we will continue our tradition of having user group meeting at the SPIE conference this year.

We welcome our collaborators and users to join us and give talks about their research projects and experiences. Tentatively, we will divide the meeting time into 15 minutes slots for presentation and discussions.

  • This part is open for sign up. Interested group should send an email to Patrick Cheng (cheng@isis.georgetown.edu) with your name, affiliation, and a short description of your project.

NOTE:

  • This event is not sponsored by SPIE and no registration is required


Meeting Schedule

Time & Location

10:00AM ~ 3:30 PM, February 12, 2011
Best Western Lakeside
7769 W Irlo Bronson Hwy, Kissimmee, FL‎
(407) 396-2222‎
http://www.bestwesternlakeside.com


Preliminary Agenda

I. Developer presentations ( 10:00 AM ~ 12:00 PM, Moderator: Kevin Cleary)

Name Affiliation Topic Slides
Kevin Cleary Georgetown University, ISIS Center
Washington, DC, USA
Introduction slides
Patrick Cheng Georgetown University, ISIS Center
Washington, DC, USA
IGSTK Updates slides
Andinet Enquobahrie Kitware Inc.
UNC Campus
PET-CT support slides

II. User presentations ( 1:30 PM ~ 3:30 PM, Moderator: Patrick Cheng)

Name Affiliation Topic Slides
Mike Daly
Jimmy Qiu
Princess Margaret Hospital
Toronto, Ontario
Canada
Image-guided head and neck surgery Mike slides
Jimmy slides
Tamas Ungi THE PERK LAB, Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario
Canada
The PERK station in facet joint injection training slides
Stefan Suwelack Karlsruhe Institut of Technology (KIT)
Humanoids and Intelligence Systems Lab
Karlsruhe, Germany
MediAssist: Context-aware computer assisted surgery slides
Oliver Burgert Innovation Center Computer Assisted Surgery (ICCAS)
University of Leipzig
Leipzig, Germany
TiCoLi: Integration with OpenIGTLink slides
Wolfgang Freysinger 4D Visualization Laboratory
Innsbruck Medical University
Innsbruck, Austria
Temporal calibration & SimViewX slides
Sebastian Ordas Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina
IGS in Neurosurgery slides
speaker affiliation
city, state
topics [ slides]

SPIE Medical Imaging 2011

12 - 17 February 2011
Disney Coronado Springs Resort
Lake Buena Vista (Orlando Area), Florida, USA
http://spie.org/medical-imaging.xml

Direction & Map

Best Western Lakeside is about 2 ½ miles from the Disney World Exit and 10-15 minutes from Coronado Springs Resort

Here is a direction map from main conference (A) to IGSTK user group meeting (B)
A: Disney Coronado Springs Resort
B: Best Western Lakeside
Google Map Link

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Visa

U.S. to Add New Visa Requirements; Europe to Follow: Beginning 12 January 2009, visitors to the U.S. from visa-waiver countries, most of which are in Europe, will be required to register online and to be screened and authorized for entry. The European Commission is considering a similar system later for visitors from the U.S. and other countries. The new Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) was ordered by the Department of Homeland Security to identify visitors who might be a threat. Authorization is good for two years or until one's current passport expires. The initial registration can take place any time before the first trip to the U.S. after the system goes into effect.

For scholars needs Visa to visit US: Individuals requiring letters of invitation to obtain travel visas must be listed on a paper or in the program to receive an invitation letter. If you are in the Photonics West 2009 program, and are in need of an Official Invitation Letter from SPIE for visa application purposes, please fill out and send SPIE the Invitation Letter Request Form.

For more details: http://spie.org/x30100.xml

Event Picture

SPIE User Group Meeting 2011 by Tamas Haidegger.JPG