AI4X Health, Mar 13

AI4X Health March 13, 2018

AI4X is a series of one day conferences on the theme of Artificial Intelligence (AI), its development and application in different sectors in Sweden. The conferences are organized by WASP AI funded by the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation.

Place: City Conference Center Folkets Hus, Barnhusgatan 12-14, Stockholm.
Registration: free of charge, including lunch and coffee (sek 500 for no-show)

Preliminary Program

8.30 –   9.00                     Registration
9.00 –   9.20                     Introduction Danica Kragic, Fredrik Heintz and Daniel Gillblad
9.20 –  10.30                    Lightning talks 1

  1. Marie Netz, Blekinge Tekniska Högskola
  2. Irene Y.H. Gu, Chalmers
  3. Fredrik Kahl, Chalmers
  4. Mikael Persson, Chalmers
  5. Jonas Ivarsson, Göteborgs Universitet
  6. Martin Eklund, Karolinska Institutet
  7. Ali Razavian, Karolinska Institutet
  8. Mattias Rantalainen, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  9. Henrik Boström, KTH
  10. Sonja Buchegge, KTH
  11. Hedvig Kjellström, KTH
  12. Tobias Oechtering, KTH
  13. Anastasiia Varava, KTH
  14. Kevin Smith, KTH / Science for Life Laboratory
  15. Jonas Adler, KTH and Elekta
  16. Pawel Herman, KTH Computational Brain Science

10.30 – 11.00                     Poster session 1
11.00 – 12.00                     Lightning talks 2

  1. Oscar Petersson, Annotell
  2. Claus Bendtsen, AstraZeneca
  3. Martin Stridh, Cardiolund AB
  4. Stefan Farestam / Johan Sellström, CareChain AB
  5. Gaspard d’Assignies, CHU Nantes
  6. Theresia Silander, Eatit
  7. Olof Enqvist, Eigenvision AB and Chalmers University of Technology
  8. Jens Sjölund, Elekta Instrument AB
  9. Dag Norén, Governo AB
  10. Michela Magas, Industry Commons
  11. Torbjörn Hägglöf, IBM Svenska AB
  12. Stuart Mendelsohn, Lilsis AB
  13. Christoffer Göransson, Inovia AB
  14. Christian Guttmann, Nordic AI Institute

12.30 – 14.00                    Poster session 2
12.30 – 13.30                   Lunch
13.40 – 14.30                    Lightning talks 3

  1. Stina Carlsson Reich, Acando Design Studio
  2. Markku Hämäläinen, Kontigo Care AB
  3. Anders Johansson, Linkura AB
  4. Helene Svahn, Permobil
  5. Fredrik Löfman, RaySearch Laboratories AB
  6. Ather Gattami, RISE SICS
  7. Claes Lundström, Sectra AB
  8. Ulf Norinder, Swetox/KI
  9. Matti Vakkuri, Tieto
  10. Ida-Maria Sintorn, Vironova AB
  11. Erik Landolsi, Visionists AB
  12. Estelle Westling / Therese Mannheimer, Grace Health

14.30 – 15.00                    Poster session 3
15.00 – 16.15                    Lightning talks 4

  1. Henrik Hult, KTH Department of Mathematics
  2. David Broman, KTH
  3. Arne Jönsson, Linköping University
  4. Patrick Lambrix, Linköping University
  5. Claes Lundström, Linköping University
  6. Rita Kovordanyi, Linköping University
  7. Anders Heyden, Lund University
  8. Boris Magnusson, Lund University
  9. Christian Balkenius, Lund University Cognitive Science
  10. Carola Aili, Lunds universitet, institutionen för Sociologi
  11. Peter Funk, Mälardalens Högskola
  12. Lili Jiang, Umeå University
  13. Helena Lindgren, Umeå University
  14. Jun Yu, Umeå University
  15. Alexander Medvedev, Uppsala University
  16. Robin Strand, Uppsala University
  17. Carolina Wählby, Uppsala University, Centre for Image Analysis
  18. Jennifer Renoux, Örebro University

16.15 – 16.45                   Poster session 4


Participants may briefly present their organization’s current and future development and application of AI and their needs related to AI research and education. We reserve the right to limit the number of presentations to at most one per organization.

Participants that expressed the interest to present will get a possibility to present both on the scene and via a poster presentation.

Scene presentation:

Up to 4 minutes and maximum 4 slides plus title slide in PDF (16:9) format. This should be sent to

The deadline for sending the presentation for AI4X Health is March 9.

Some of the questions you may address in the presentation:

  • What do you expect to use AI for in the near future?
  • What AI techniques and technologies are you using?
  • For what applications?
  • What challenges and needs do you foresee for the future?

The presentations should be in English.

Poster presentation

There will also be a possibility to present a poster during a 1-hour poster session after each block of presentations.
The dimension for the poster is A0 in an upright format.