22nd International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention  /  October 13, 2019  -  October 17, 2019


The annual MICCAI conference is a forum for world leading biomedical scientists, engineers, and clinicians from a wide range of disciplines associated with medical imaging and computer assisted intervention.

MICCAI 2019 includes three days of oral presentations and poster sessions as well as satellite events like workshops, tutorials, and challenges, industry forum on the days preceding and succeeding the conference.  

Fraunhofer MEVIS will contribute with several presentations:


Alessa Hering

Poster Presentation

"mlVIRNET: Multilevel Variational Image Registration Network"

(Authors: Alessa Hering1;2, Bram van Ginneken2 and Stefan Heldmann1)

1 Fraunhofer MEVIS, Lübeck, Germany alessa.hering@mevis.fraunhofer.de
2 Diagnostic Image Analyse Group, Radboudumc, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Session 4: Segmentation and Registration 2

Time: Tuesday, October 15th, 11:30 – 12:30

Room: E, board 449


Annika Hänsch

MLCN 2019 Workshop
Machine Learning in Clinical Neuroimaging: Entering the era of big data via transfer learning and data harmonization
Satellite event in conjunction with MICCAI 2019

Oral and Poster Presentation

"Data Pooling and Sampling of Heterogeneous Image Data for White Matter Hyperintensity Segmentation"

(Authors: Annika Hänsch1, Bastian Cheng2, Benedikt Frey2, Carola Mayer2, Marvin Petersen2, Iris Lettow2, Farhad Yazdan Shenas2, Götz Thomalla2, Jan Klein1, and Horst K. Hahn1)

1 Fraunhofer MEVIS, Bremen, Germany annika.haensch@mevis.fraunhofer.de
2 Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany

Oral Presentation Time: Thursday, October 17th, 11:05 – 11:20

Poster Session Time: Thursday, October 17th, 13:00 – 14:00


Luca Canalini

CuRIOUS Challenge: Correction of Brain shift with Intra-Operative Ultrasound
Satellite event in conjunction with MICCAI 2019

"Registration of ultrasound volumes based on Euclidean distance transform"

(Authors: Luca Canalini1, Jan Klein1, Dorothea Miller2, Ron Kikinis1)

1 Fraunhofer MEVIS, Bremen, Germany luca.canalini@mevis.fraunhofer.de
Knappschaftskrankenhaus, Bochum, Germany


Constantin Disch

Sub Challenge: Surgical Workflow and Skill Analysis
Part of the Endoscopic Vision Challenge
Satellite event in conjunction with MICCAI 2019