SIPAIM 2014 : 10th International Seminar on Medical Information Processing and Analysis (SIPAIM)
Call For Papers
Oct. 14-16, 2014, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Aim and Scope
The 10th International Seminar on Medical Information Processing and Analysis (SIPAIM) aims to bring together medical and bio-medical researchers, students and professionals, especially those with a strong interest in image and signal analysis. The conference will serve as a forum to communicate results, exchange ideas and promote the creation of technical and scientific collaboration networks.
Paper submission and Topics
Prospective authors are invited to submit an extended abstract and, upon acceptance for publication by the program committee, send a full manuscript that will be published in the SPIE Digital Library.
Papers should be related to one or more of the conference's six main topics:
- Medical and Biomedical Imaging
- Digital Pathology
- Analysis of medical procedures through imaging
- Representation Based Biosignal Analysis
An extended list of sub-topics may be found in the event's web page:
Abstract and manuscript submissions for SIPAIM 2014 will go through the SPIE Submission and Review System.
Final deadline for Abstract Submission: June 02, 2014
Notification of Acceptance: June 20, 2014
Final Manuscript Submission: July 18, 2014
Conference: Oct 14-16, 2014
The conference will be held in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. Cartagena, UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1984, is a beautiful historical city located by the Caribbean Sea. It is an international tourist destination that offers its visitors all modern travel and transportation facilities.
This year SIPAIM will be organized by a consortium of Colombian Universities led by the Universidad Nacional de Colombia (National University of Colombia).
Avianca Airlines is sponsoring SIPAIM and offering a 5 to 20% discount to SIPAIM assistants for flights operated by Avianca or Taca Airlines. Use the discount code GN201 and present proof of assistance. Restrictions apply.
Eduardo Romero, Ph.D.
Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Colombia
Natasha Lepore, Ph.D.
Children's Hospital Los Angeles/University of Southern California - USA
Luciana Nedel, Ph.D.
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul - Brazil
Franco Lepore, Ph.D.
Université de Montréal - Canada
Nick Hine, Ph.D.
University of Dundee - UK
Anant Madabushi, Ph.D.
Case Western Reserve University - USA
Thai V. Truong, Ph. D.
University of Southern California - USA
Maxime Descoteaux, Ph.D.
Université de Sherbrooke - Canada
SIPAIM 2014 will feature tutorials and workshops covering topics of interest to the assistants such as Super Resolution, Digital Pathology, Data and Graphic Visualization, and Machine Learning applied to Medical data (among others).
Confirmed Tutorials until today include:
-"Magnetic Resonance Imaging Physics" by Cristina Santa-Marta, Ph.D. Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, Spain
-"Machine Learning for Biomedical Image Analysis" by Fabio Gonzalez, Ph.D. Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
-"Model-based biomedical signal processing" by Alfredo Hernández, Ph.D. Université de Rennes 1, France
-"Tutorial in Compressive Sensing (Title pending)" by José Luis Paredes, Ph.D. Universidad de los Andes, Venezuela
The final list of topics and lecturers for the tutorials will be confirmed in subsequent communications.
Please feel free to circulate this announcement among your colleagues.
We look forward to meeting you in Cartagena for SIPAIM 2014.
SIPAIM 2014 Organizing Committee