Speakers & Experts

  • Prof. Stephen R. Aylward, Kitware/University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Prof. Dirk-André Clevert, Medical Center Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich
  • Wim Crooijmans, Philips, Eindhoven
  • Prof. Mirko D’Onofrio, University of Verona
  • Prof. Steven B. Feinstein, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago
  • Prof. Thomas Fischer, Charité Berlin
  • Dr. Oliver Haase, Charité Berlin
  • Prof. Horst Hahn, Fraunhofer MEVIS, Bremen
  • Prof. Bernd Hamm, Charité Berlin
  • Prof. Henkjan Huisman, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen
  • Prof. Ernst-Michael Jung, University Hospital Regensburg
  • Dr. Michael Kallenbach, Charité Berlin
  • Prof. Fabian Kiessling, University Hospital Aachen
  • Prof. Fabian Knebel, Charité Berlin
  • Prof. Chris de Korte, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen
  • Dr. Martin Krix, Bracco Group, Milano
  • Prof. Hans Maier, Member of Fraunhofer MEVIS Board, Berlin
  • Prof. Martin Möckel, Charité Berlin
  • Bernhard Mumm, TOMTEC, Munich
  • Prof. Gabriele Pecher, Charité Berlin
  • Dr. Mathieu Pernot, Langevin Institute, Paris
  • Prof. Tobias Preusser, Fraunhofer MEVIS, Bremen
  • Prof. Kay Raum, Charité Berlin
  • Prof. Ingolf Sack, Charité Berlin
  • Dr. Kohkan Shamsi, RadMD/BRITI, New York
  • Dr. Christoph Simm, Canon Medical, Zoetermeer
  • Dr. Alberto Spinazzi, Bracco Group, Milan
  • Prof. Carsten Stephan, Charité Berlin
  • Prof. Mickaël Tanter, Langevin Institute, Paris
  • Prof. Ulf Teichgräber, University Hospital Jena
  • Steffen Tretbar, Fraunhofer IBMT, St. Ingbert
  • Prof. Jürgen K. Willmann, Stanford University

Topics

  • Technological advances in ultrasound hardware and software
  • Ultrafast Doppler and shearwave elastography
  • Capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers
  • PACS for ultrasound and post-processing
  • Real-time 3D quantification and fusion, multimodal approaches
  • Feature extraction and artificial intelligence in medical ultrasound
  • Advances in ultrasound contrast agents
  • New targeted agents, drug-loaded microbubbles, theranostics, etc.
  • Ultrasound guidance
  • Current and emerging therapeutic ultrasound applications (HIFU, LIFU, targeted drug delivery, etc.)
  • Spotlight on clinical ultrasound practice and new indications for ultrasound
  • Ultrasound in screening, as first line diagnostic tool, and in emergency care
  • Implications for education, reimbursement, and the industry landscape