Congress  /  June 14, 2023  -  June 17, 2023

19th European Congress on Digital Pathology (ECDP)

19th European Congress on Digital Pathology (ECDP) will be held in Budapest from June 14 to 17.

Pathologists, informaticists, biologists, technologists, students and clinicians, and industry partners will meet to discuss the latest topics in digital and computational pathology and the strengths of implementing a digital workflow to promote the benefits and future applications of an AI-powered work environment.

Fraunhofer MEVIS is represented this year with the following contributions:



Lars Ole Schwen and NN

EMPAIA Academy Hands On Workshop (Pre-conference workshop by EMPAIA)

"Introduction to Training an AI for Histological Image Classification"

(as part of the EMPAIA Academy Hands-On Workshops + EMPAIA booth)

Room: Arany & Krudy

June 14, 11:00 – 12:30



"A Workflow for efficient creation of high quality cell classification data sets"

(Authors: Henning Höfener, Martina Pontones, Farina Kock, Tabita Ghete, Max Westphal, Markus Metzler)

Part of session: Advancements in Digital Cytopathology

Room: Valetta I

June 15, 17:00



Farina Kock

"Transfer learning for cell detection in bone marrow smears"

(Authors: Farina Kock, Martina Pontones, Tabita Ghete, Markus Metzler, Henning Höfener)

Part of session: Advancements in Digital Cytopathology

Room: Valetta I

June 15, 17:10



SemiCOL Challenge

The MEVIS team presents its method for the SemiCOL Challenge.

Part of session: ESDIP Challenge

Room: Valetta I

June 16, 16:00 – 17:30



Till Nicke

P55: "Multitask pretraining outperforms ImageNet in learning general representations in computational pathology"

(Authors: Till Nicke, Jan Raphael Schäfer, Annkristin Lange, Felix Thielke, Nadine S. Schaadt, Friedrich Feuerhake, Dorit Merhof1,
Henning Höfener, Johannes Lotz)

Poster Reception

Room: Valletta Exhibition Center

June 15th, 17:30 – 20:30


Furthermore, the experts of the Fraunhofer MEVIS team are looking forward to welcoming you at the EMPAIA booth.