STACOM’14 workshop in conjunction with MICCAI’14, September 2014, Boston, MA, USA. Sponsored by Scimedia. More than 50 participants. Fifth International Workshop on Statistical Atlases and Computational Models of the Heart. Co-chairs: Oscar Camara (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), Tommaso Mansi (Siemens), Mihaela Pop (University of Toronto), Maxime Sermesant (INRIA), Kawal Rhode (King’s College London), Alistair Young (University of Auckland). Website: http://www.cardiacatlas.org/web/stacom2014

Sophie Giffard-Roisin presented a poster and short presentation "Evaluation of Personalised Canine Electromechanical Models", Boston, 18/9/14



The following talks were given by VP2HF partners at the VPH2014 conference, Trondheim, 10/09/2014.

Kristin Tøndel, Insight into model mechanisms and more efficient model development and validation by multivariate metamodelling.

Nic Smith, Multiphysics cardiac modeling: From experiment to the clinic.


Smith N.P. British Heart Foundation Research Symposium, Multi-scale clinically relevant models of Heart Failure, London September 10th, 2014


Workshop “Modelling and Simulation in Biomechanics” (TU Graz, Austria, Sept. 2014): D. Chapelle invited lecturer


M. Alessandrini, B. Heyde, S. Cygan, M. Sermesant, O. Bernard, M. De Craene, J. D’hooge. “Elastic registration vs. block matching for quantification of cardiac function with 3D ultrasound: initial results of a direct comparison in silico based on a new evaluation pipeline”, IEEE International Ultrasonic Symposium (IUS 2014)


M. Caruel and D. Chapelle speakers

Integrated electromechanical modelling of the heart, N. Smith speaker