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

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

  1. Oscar Petersson, Annotell   Presentation
  2. Claus Bendtsen, AstraZeneca   Presentation
  3. Martin Stridh, Cardiolund AB
  4. Stefan Farestam / Johan Sellström, CareChain AB   Presentation
  5. Gaspard d’Assignies, CHU Nantes   Presentation
  6. Theresia Silander, Eatit   Presentation
  7. Olof Enqvist, Eigenvision AB and Chalmers University of Technology   Presentation
  8. Jens Sjölund, Elekta Instrument AB   Presentation
  9. Dag Norén, Governo AB
  10. Michela Magas, Industry Commons   Presentation
  11. Torbjörn Hägglöf, IBM Svenska AB   Presentation
  12. Stuart Mendelsohn, Lilsis AB   Presentation
  13. Christoffer Göransson, Inovia AB   Presentation
  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   Presentation
  2. Markku Hämäläinen, Kontigo Care AB   Presentation
  3. Anders Johansson, Linkura AB   Presentation
  4. Helene Svahn, Permobil   Presentation
  5. Fredrik Löfman, RaySearch Laboratories AB   Presentation
  6. Ather Gattami, RISE SICS   Presentation
  7. Claes Lundström, Sectra AB Presentation
  8. Ulf Norinder, Swetox/KI   Presentation
  9. Matti Vakkuri, Tieto   Presentation
  10. Ida-Maria Sintorn, Vironova AB   Presentation
  11. Erik Landolsi, Visionists AB   Presentation
  12. Estelle Westling / Therese Mannheimer, Grace Health   Presentation

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

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

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.