MSB Events and Webinars: A Deep Dive

As part of the vibrant core of the MICCAI community, the MICCAI Student Board (MSB) consistently undertakes the mission to foster connections, enrich knowledge, and elevate the overall academic experience for students and early-career researchers. Through a series of curated events and webinars, MSB offers a number of invaluable resources.

Let’s explore what to look for during the upcoming MICCAI 2023 in Vancouver and beyond.

Events at MICCAI 2023

1. MSB Thesis Madness: A Hub for Learning and Networking

Picture14The Thesis Madness event allows final-year Ph.D. students and freshly finished doctorates to showcase their ground-breaking work in a short framework. The event will take place during the lunch on October 9th and will offer the opportunity for upcoming researchers to connect, collaborate, and construct new ideas.


2. Sport Events - Morning Runs & Soccer Game

Picture22Kick-start your day at MICCAI 2023 with invigorating morning runs through Stanley Park, where nature’s canvas paints a spectacular view of Vancouver. For soccer enthusiasts, don't miss the traditional MICCAI soccer game on the 11th of October, bringing participants together in a friendly competition. Both events promise fun, camaraderie, and a hearty dose of good health! Stay updated with our morning runs by following our X account.


3. Academia and Industry Panel & Networking

Delve into the nuances of career development with the A&I event on the evening of October 9th. In this one-hour panel discussion, gain insights into the contrasts between academic and corporate research from diverse professionals. The following hour is a treasure trove of networking opportunities, opening doors to fruitful connections and collaborations.


Beyond MICCAI 2023

MSB Webinars: Bridging the Gap Between Theory and Practice

Webinar25Oct2023Our MSB webinar series was started to address topics of interest for students in the MICCAI community. By offering open-panel discussions on the review process or insightful talks about creating effective presentations, these events enable participants to bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and practical application. 

We're thrilled to announce our upcoming webinar: "In AI we trust? Towards ethical AI in medical imaging", with Karim Lekadir sharing his insights. Mark your calendars for 25 October, 8am PDT / 3pm UTC. Watch for more details!


We are thrilled to present our lineup of events and webinars tailored to foster collaboration, knowledge sharing, and memorable experiences. Dive into these enriching activities, connect with peers, and ignite new ideas. Keep updated by following us on X, exploring our official webpage, and joining our Slack.

Looking forward to engaging with you at MICCAI 2023 in Vancouver!