CARS 2016 in Heidelberg, Germany

The next edition of CARS 2016, the 30th International Congress and Exhibition of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, will start soon! This year, the conference will be held in Heidelberg at the Convention Center, June 21 to 25, 2016. Keynote…

Microsoft HoloLens: Build 2016 Keynote – Medical Demo

snapshot taken from the Microsoft HoloLens: Build 2016 Keynote

Last night, Pamela Davis of Case Western Reserve University, Ohio took the opportunity to promote medical applications at the Microsoft Build 2016 conference. In particular, teaching anatomy including the incorporation of remote teachers as holograms represented as 3D icons of…

MagicLeap and Medical Applications

Also MagicLeap puts Augmented Reality into a medical context. Of course they do 😉 However, I’d like to see the virtual heart model rather inside the patient pumping virtual blood through vascular structures than floating above the patient (see Website…

Results of Survey Medical Augmented Reality 2015

Medical AR Survey Applications

Last year the readers of this blog had been invited to participate at a small survey to assess certain trends for AR being applied for medical topics. At the end, there were not more than 22 valid answers (Need to…

i4c Symposium in Munich

In march the Bayerische Filmzentrum, the Creative Europe Desk, the MedienNetzwerk Bayern will host the i4c (»I foresee«) symposium having the topic „innovation in moving image“. There will be three converence days, the »Transmedia Day« (8.3.), the »Mixed Reality Day« (9.3.) and the…

Educating Anatomy

Just found this video created by ARWorks in 2014. Having the option to explore the complexity of human anatomy like a technical device being held in one’s hand in combination with animating its functionality is a beautiful way of transferring…

I’d like to refere to an interesting interview about VR glasses to be used for training surgeons. The interview  with Dr .Shafi Ahmed, operating at The Royal London Hospital, has been published at news-medical.net. As Dr. Ahmed sais „VR lets every student…

Wearable Technology Show in London

  The Wearable Technology Show, The Augmented & Reality Show and IOT Connect,  now in its 3rd year is the largest gathering of wearables, AR/VR, smart devices and IOT. Taking place on the 15-16 March 2016 at Excel in London…

Seventh Augmented Human International Conference in Geneva, Switzerland

On the 25th and 26th a February the 7th iteration of the Augmented Human 2016 International Conference will take place at Geneva, Switzerland, Campus Biotech. Deadline for paper submission has passed already. Sorry for having not posted this info earlier!…