Imaging Days 2023

Tampere Imaging Days 2023 is organized in beautiful Scandic Rosendahl,
On the 15. - 16. June 2023.

This summer, Tampere University and Business Tampere organize a joint event that aims at connecting professionals working in the area of imaging both in academia and industry. The programme of the Tampere Imaging Days includes presentations from the leading experts in the fields of photonics, biomedical imaging, computer vision, computational imaging, immersive visual technologies, and more.

The program:

Thursday June 15 2023

8:30 – 10:00

  • Opening and Welcome, Alessandro Foi (Professor, Director of the Imaging Profiling Area, TAU)
  • ”Imaging in Video Conferencing”, Ari Partinen (Director of Imaging, Microsoft Surface)
  • ”Imaging Research Challenges at Huawei”, Eero Salmelin (Director, Imaging and Video Technology, Huawei)
  • “Geometric Computer Vision”, Esa Rahtu (Associate Professor, TAU)
  • ”Plenoptic Imaging”, Robert Bregovic (Assistant Professor, TAU)

10:00 – 10:30 Morning coffee break

10:30 – 12:00

  • “Assessing and Imaging The Electric Brain Functions”, Jari Hyttinen (Professor, Head of BioMediTech, TAU)
  • “Toward Next-Generation Near-Eye Displays”, Atanas Gotchev (Professor, Head of CIVIT, TAU)
  • “Processing Pipelines for Microscopy Imaging”, Lucio Azzari (DSc (Tech), TAU)
  • ”Image Denoising”, Moncef Gabbouj (Professor, TAU)

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 14:30 Poster and demo session

14:30 – 15:00 Afternoon coffee break

15:00 – 17:00 Business Tampere Imaging Ecosystem event. Note participation is by invitation only and requires separate registration through Business Tampere. Please, contact for more information.


Friday June 16 2023

8:30 – 9:00 Morning coffee

9:00 – 10:20 Projects funded by the Imaging Platform in 2022-2023

  • “High-Speed FRET Imaging of Living Cells: Dealing with Extremely Low Signal-to-Noise Ratio, Low Frame-Rate, and Raster-Scan Deformations​”, Alessandro Foi (Professor, Director of the Imaging Profiling Area, TAU)
  • “HIDDEN – Hyperspectral Imaging with Metaoptics and Deep Neural Network”, Humeyra Caglayan (Professor, TAU) and Erdem Sahin (DSc (Tech), TAU)
  • “Bayesian Machine Learning for Model Parameter Selection in Inverse Problems: Application in Personalized Brain Activity Imaging”, ​ Alexandra Koulouri (DSc (Tech), TAU)
  • “Smart Material-Based Diffractive Optical Elements for Hardware in the Loop Hybrid Diffractive Optics Design for Achromatic Extended-Depth-of-Field Imaging”, Alex Berdin (Doctoral researcher, TAU)

10:20 – 10:30 Break

10:30 – 12:00

  • “Nokia Multimedia Technologies – Evolution Towards Immersive and Interactive Experiences”, Ville-Veikko Mattila (Director, Head of Multimedia Technologies, Nokia Technologies)
  • “Navier-Stokes Equations in Modelling Blood Flow in Realistic Geometries: From Theory to Applications”, Maryam Samavaki (Postdoctoral fellow, TAU)
  • “Perception for Autonomous Mobile Machines”, Reza Ghabcheloo (Professor, Heavy Machine Automation, TAU)

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 14:00 Discussion panel “Research-Driven Education in Imaging”

14:00 – 17:00 Networking, sauna at Rosendahlin laituri


The registration for Imaging Days 2023 is now open! Register HERE!

We kindly ask you to cancel your registration if you are not able to attend the event by sending an email to

This will help us to use our resources more efficiently.



Scandic Rosendahl

Pyynikintie 13



More information

Nataliya Strokina

  • Staff Scientist
  • Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences
  • Tampere University
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