CT Lung Image Analysis and Artificial Intelligence

May 15, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
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Learn about the technological challenges & the lessons for Technology Experts, Academics & Policy Makers presented in the crisis of COVID-19

The AI Experience Centre invites you to participate in the third session of its webinar series all of which focuses on the key takeaways of the recent COVID-19 outbreak across a variety of sectors.


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Friday, May 15, 2020: 11.00 – 12.00


Prior to the event you will be provided with an URL address of the webinar.


  • 11:00 – 11:05: Introduction by Hans De Canck, Manager of the AI Experience Centre
  • 11:05 – 11:35: Presentation by VUB Experts
  • 11:35 – 11:45: Expert colleague reaction (CLAIRE)
  • 11:45 – 12:00: Q&A online attendants

About the Session:

This session welcomes Prof. dr. Jef Vandemeulebroucke (ETRO) and UZ Brussels colleague Prof. dr. Johan De Mey (Radiology). Together with Dirk Smeets (ICOMETRIX) they will talk about CT Lung Image Analysis and AI as they will discuss the technological and functional challenges they encountered at UZ Brussels when applying AI techniques in this emergency context. The ICOVID project is one of the outcomes of the several tracks VUB researchers were involved in. Come prepared and you will get the chance to ask questions from experts at the end of the session.

About the Webinar Series:

The AI Experience Centre of the VUB is dedicated to emerging as an enabler by connecting academic expertise of the EU AI Framework with relevant stakeholders. The Centre is comprised of leading research groups (Artificial Intelligence LabBruBoticsETRO, and SMIT) in the field of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics. In the wake of the outbreak of COVID-19 the research groups and the Centre have dedicated their expertise to help health, policy, and economic decision making. We would like to invite you to learn from this experience together. from experts to improve ongoing and new projects that involve AI & Data innovation and to enhance the role of academics & scientists to create a human-centric post-corona society. A society where AI & Data technology contributes to the Common Good.

Stay tuned for our next webinar on The Continuing Challenge of AI & Data Protection Law amid the COVID-19 Crisis led by Prof. dr. Mireille Hildebrandt & Prof. dr. Gloria González Fuster from the LSTS research group on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 14:00 – 15:00. Interested? Sign up now.

Any Questions? Email us at hans.de.canck@vub.be


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