InMed 2021 : 9th International Conference on Innovation in Medicine and Healthcare
Call For Papers
INMED 2021: 9th International Conference on Intelligent Design Technologies|June 14-16, 2021 | Virtual Conference
Part of KES multi themed conference Smart Digital Futures which groups AMSTA-21, IDT-21, HCIS-21, InMed-21, SEEL-21 and STS-21 in one venue.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, InMed 2021 will be planned as a wholly virtual conference moving forward. More details will be updated on the website and LinkedIn in due course.
The KES International Conference on Innovation in Medicine and Healthcare (KES-InMed-21) will gather a multi-disciplinary group consisting of researchers and engineers, managers, students and practitioners from the medical arena, to discuss the ways that innovation, knowledge exchange and enterprise can be applied to issues relating to medicine, surgery, healthcare and the issues of an ageing population.
A central theme of the conference will be Smart Medical and Healthcare Systems which will cover the ways in which modern intelligent systems contribute to the solution of problems faced by healthcare and medical practitioners today, addressing the application of these systems through all of the strands of the event.
Dates, Conference and Publication
• Submission Deadline: 11 January 2021
• Acceptance Notification: 08 February 2021
• Camera Ready Submission: 01 March 2021
• Presentation at Conference: 14-16 June 2021
• Publication: Springer; Series on Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies
Innovation in Medicine & Healthcare is a conference covering innovative approaches to meeting the needs of both practitioners and patients internationally. Papers are invited from both the medical profession and from whose supporting them.
Topics (although this list is not intended to be exhaustive) might include:-
Smart medical devices & systems
Innovation in Regenerative Medicine
Medical Diagnostics and Biomarkers
Technology Enabled Healthcare Services
Advanced Medical Materials Technology
Reglatory frameworks for new technology
Biomedical modeling and simulation
Macine learning and deep learning in medicine and healthcare
Medical internet of things
Big data in healthcare
Workshop on Smart Medical Systems
We are pleased to announce the Smart Medical and Healthcare Systems workshop to take place within the Innovation in Medicine and Healthcare Conference.
The aim of the workshop is to gather a mulit-disciplinary group of experts and interested non-experts consisting of smart systems researchers and engineers, practitioners from the medical arena, managers and students to discuss the ways that intelligent systems and smart technology can be applied to issues relating to medicine, surgery and health care.
Contributions are sought on a wide range of applicable topics including the following:-
Clinical Decision Support Systems
Electronic Health Records and other Hospital Information Systems
Big Data Analytics in Healthcare
mHealth and Telemedicine Systems
Personal Health Coaches
Digital Patient Modelling and Cohort Analysis
Data Mining, Machine learning, Deep Learning and Predictive Modelling
Visual and Predictive Analytics
Disease Characterization and Multi-scale Modelling
Imaging and Genetics Biomarker Discovery
Data Analysis and Decision Support for Personalized Medicine
Decision Support and Data Analysis for Biomedical Research and Clinical Trials
Call for invited sessions
An invited session consists of a presentation session of 6 to 12 or more papers on a specific conference topic, organised as half or full day mini-conference. We invite senior scientists who have a special interest in a specific conference topic to take responsibility for an invited session, gathering papers from a range of research expertise around the world. Researchers who would like to organise one or more Invited Sessions on topics falling within the scope of the conference are invited to submit a proposal for consideration.
For details of the sessions accepted so far see here:
IS01: Cognitive Systems and Conversational Agents in Healthcare
IS02: Advanced ICT for Medicine and Healthcare
IS03: Digital Architecture and Economics for Internet of Things, Big data, Cloud and Mobile IT in Healthcare
Submission Guidelines and Review Process
Authors are invited to submit original, unpublished papers which are not under review for another conference, workshop, or journal by the time of submission. The contributors should address one or more research areas included above.
Detailed submission information is available on the conference page.
Submitted papers will undergo double-blind peer review by at least two members of the program committee. Prior to submission, please ensure that you have removed any information from your paper which could identify the authors. Paper acceptance is based on the following criteria: novelty, technical soundness, practical or theoretical impact, clarity, and presentation. At least one author per paper submission is required to register for the conference, and to present the paper.
General Chair: Prof. Yen-Wei Chen, Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Honorary Chair: Prof. Lakhmi C. Jain, University of Technology Sydney, Australia and Liverpool Hope University, UK
Executive Chair: Prof. Robert Howlett, Bournemouth University, UK
International Program Committee
The list of the IPC members will be added shortly to the conference page: http://inmed-21.kesinternational.org/cmsIPCdisplay.php
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