Center for Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (CAIM)

Events 2024

Events 2024

CAIM Policy Talk (30 May 2024)

Narrative, Science and Policy Support

Third and last policy talk on the transition of digital technology into political discourse.

With PD Dr. Caroline Schlaufer,  KPM Competence Center for Public Management
& MCID Multidisciplinary Center for Infectious Diseases

CAIM Policy Talk (18 April 2024)

Digitalization and Health Policy Processes

Second of three talks on the transition of digital technology into political discourse.

With Dr. Johanna Hornung, KPM Competence Center for Public Management
& MCID Multidisciplinary Center for Infectious Diseases

Data Science for the Sciences (11-12 April 2024)

First Swiss Conference

In an effort to foster the emergence of a multidisciplinary community around data science for scientific discovery, the Swiss Data Science Center and the University of Bern have joined forces to launch Switzerland’s first Data Science for the Sciences (DS4S) conference.

AMLD Conference EPFL (23-26 March 2024)

Applied Machine Learning Days

with CAIM researchers Mauricio Reyes (Medical Image Analysis) in the track on AI in Oncology and Multimodal LLM models, Stavroula Mougiakakou (AI in Health and Nutrition) in the track “AI for Food and Nutrition”

and Athina Tzovara (Cognitive Computational Neuroscience) co-organizing of the track “AI and Sleep from Everyday Applications to Sleep Disorders: Can AI Lead to a Better Sleep?”.

Computer Vision Group Open Seminar (22 March 2024)

Understanding and Harnessing Foundation Models

presented by Narek Tumanyan from the Weizmann Institute of Science.

via zoom at 14.30h pm.

CAIM Policy Talk (21 March 2024)

From Innovation to Policy

First of three talks on the transition of digital technology into political discourse.

With Prof. Dr. Fritz Sager, KPM Competence Center for Public Management

Computer Vision Group Open Seminar (13 March 2024)

Towards Perceptually-Enabled Task Assistants

presented by Prof. Ehsan Elhamifar from the Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University.

in person and via zoom at 11 am.

Trailblazers "AI in Medicine" (11 March 2024)

Mai Chan Lau, Bioinformatics Institute/Singapore Immunology Network

Seventh and last part of the "trailblazers" by the Institute of Tissue Medicine and Pathology, on spatial omics and “virtual staining” in Pathology (digitally generating stains).

DAIM Spring Seminar 2024 (7 March 2024)

Avoiding Bias in AI

Does AI reproduce bias in training data? Can machine learning overcome gender bias in medicine and provide equal access to care? With former UNESCO Equality Director Saniye Gülser as a keynote speaker we are even questioning if data-driven machine learning is still the right paradigm to operate with.

Bern Winter School (4-8 March 2024)

Natural Language Processing

First winter school on Machine Learning with focus on Natural Language Processing at the ski resort Mürren, organized by the Bern Data Science Lab. Lectures and tutorials take place in the mornings.

Trailblazers "AI in Medicine" (27 February 2024)

Heba Sailem, King´s College London

Sixth part of the "trailblazers" by the Institute of Tissue Medicine and Pathology, on spatial omics, explainability and the tumor microenvironment.

Bern Winter School (26 February - 1 March 2024)

Reinforcement Learning

First time winter school organized by the Bern Data Science Lab (DSL) with focus on state of the art Reinforcement Learning at the ski resort Mürren. Five half-days with interesting lectures and hands-on tutorials.

KILOF Event 2024 (23 February 2024)

AI@UniBE - Research in Dialogue

Get inspired by current research with AI at UniBE and shape the dialogue on responsible AI! Event organized by the Uni Bern initiative "Artificial Intelligence in Education, Organisation and Research".

9:15h-17:00h, UniS S003

Love Data Week (12-16 February 2024)

#LoveData24

Under the motto "My Kind of Data", numerous events on a wide variety of research data topics will be offered worldwide from February 12-16, 2024.

SDiPath Annual Assembly 2024 (25 January 2024)

This year featuring an educational session “from data to the algorithm and on to implementation”, speakers from the diagnostic perspective and research application, as well as three prizes for research, each 500 CHF for best technical abstract, best clinical/translational abstract, best flash talk.

SDiPath Annual Program 25.01.2024 (PDF, 95KB)

Trailblazers "AI in Medicine" (23 January 2024)

Leeat Keren, Weizmann Institute of Science

Fifth part of the "trailblazers" by the Institute of Tissue Medicine and Pathology, starting the focus on spatial omics and including next-generation pathology.

Computer Vision Group Open Seminar (19 January 2024)

Supercharging Multimodal Video Representations

presented by Rohit Girdhar from the GenAI Research group, Meta.

online meeting at 16:00h (Zoom)

Computer Vision Group Open Seminar (12 January 2024)

Segmenting Objects without Manual Supervision

presented by Laurynas Karazija from the Visual Geometry Group. University of Oxford

online meeting at 14:30h (Zoom)

Bern Winter School (8-12 January 2024)

Deep Learning

Organized by the Data Science Lab, who since 2019 runs winter schools on machine learning in the ski resort Mürren. Five half-days with interesting lectures and hands-on tutorials and free afternoons.