Workshop “Next Generation Surgery” – ICRA 2019″

Next Generation Surgery: Seamless integration of Robotics, Machine Learning and Knowledge Representation within the operating rooms

ICRA 2019 – May 24, 2019 – Montreal, Canada

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The use of surgical robots has -beyond doubt- led to advances and improvements in surgery. The next significant forward leap is expected with the introduction of intelligent systems that can operate autonomously, or semi-autonomously in cooperation with the surgeons. In this quest of intelligence, growing synergies from diverse scientific branches have emerged.

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PROJECT MEETING M15 – München in March 12-13, 2019

The 2nd SARAS’ Project Meeting held at Medineering GmbH at München in Germany on the 12th and 13th March it was the occasion to exchange and analyze information on the current progress of the project.

On the 1st day we discussed about the Status of SARAS, the  MULTI-ROBOT platformAction recognition and Future Event Prediction and 3D model.

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PROJECT MEETING M9 – Barcelona in September 25-26, 2018

The 1st SARAS’ Project Meeting held at UPC at Barcelona in Spain on the 25th and 26th September it was an occasion of networking and sharing.

On the 1st day the Consortium had the opportunity to  discuss about the status of the project, simplified medical proceduces, phantoms development, action and speech recognition and quality management.

On the day two partners presented SARAS’ master console and the slave robot for the assistant surgeon, the SARAS teleoperating architecture, multi-robot navigation, human-robot interaction and force estimation.

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COSUR 2018: SOME NUMBERS FROM THE 2ND EDITION

During the week of 9 to 13 July 2018, 26 attendees and 16 speakers from mostly all continents met in Verona to attend COSUR 2018.

COSUR is at its second edition and it is a biannual Summer School on Control of Surgical Robots organized by ALTAIR Robotics laboratory in collaboration with the Horizon 2020 projects ARS (Autonomous Robotic Surgery) and SARAS.

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THE 2ND MelaTX WORKSHOP – Seville in June 6-8, 2018

UPC participated in the Second MelaTX workshop held in Seville in June 6-8, 2018.

UNIVERSITAT POLITÈCNICA DE CATALUNYA (UPC) developed together with surgeons of Hospital Virgen Macarena (Seville) and Hospital Clínic (Barcelona) this training platform for the surgical training in the frame of a the workshop 2nd MelaTx Workshop.

25 surgeons from all around Spain (10 hospitals from 10  cities) participated in the Course on 7 experimental platforms.

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COSUR 2018: APPLICATION DEADLINE POSTPONED

The Summer School on Control of Surgical Robots (COSUR) 2018  funded by the ARS project, the SARAS projects, the MURAB project, the Doctoral Program in Natural Sciences and Engineering and the Department of Computer Science of the University of Verona will be from the  9th of July till the 13th; 

NEW application deadline: 15 May 2018

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