Canon Medical sponsors new and promising AI developments

Zoetermeer, The Netherlands, 22 February 2019 - Making its grand debut at this year’s ECR, the Artificial Intelligence Exhibition (AIX) will bring AI to the heart of Europe’s biggest radiology congress and technical exhibition. Canon Medical is proud to have reached the sponsorship agreement of the AIX Theater. As a major player in healthcare, the company applies advanced data sciences such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and deep learning already in the current imaging systems, products and technologies portfolio. The AIX Theatre is open from 28 Feb. - 2 Mar. from 11:00-15:30 hours located in hall X1.

Organized by the ESR, the AIX Theatre is the best place to explore how Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Big Data are reshaping medical imaging and to find out what the future of medical imaging and diagnostics may hold. Featuring keynotes from renowned speakers, interactive panel discussions, and 8-minute pitches from more than 20 innovative companies, the AIX Theatre will deliver illuminating, accessible and exciting content to all attendees.

“We are very pleased to support the various startups, initiatives and promising AI developments in this important and exciting area of our profession”, says Jack Hoogendoorn, Senior Marketing and Brand Manager at Canon Medical Systems Europe B.V.. “Particularly because this great ESR initiative fits seamlessly with Canon Medical's focus in providing clinical solutions responding to todays and future health care challenges”.

The AIX Theatre offers the opportunity to meet innovative startups and other small to medium companies that are at the forefront of the field, to participate in sessions on the big issues, as well as to get deep insights thanks to self-paced training.