Program May 14th, 2012
Part 1: State-of-the-art and current market overview
Prof. Dr. Nassir Navab, CAMP
8:45 - 9:45 Optical tracking
Konrad Zürl, CEO Advanced Realtime Tracking GmbH
Potential of optical tracking, limitations and solutions.
9:45 - 10:45 Optical and magnetic tracking
Manfred Schmid, CEO NDI Europe GmbH
Optical vs. electro-magnetic tracking – what is the future?
10:45 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Inertial- and ultrasonic tracking
Ahmad Ahmadi, CAMP
Wide area tracking with inertial and ultrasonic sensors.
11:30- 12:00 RFID tracking
Thomas Jell, ATOS GmbH
RFID for identification and tracking.
12:00 - 12:30 Kinect / depth cameras
Tobias Blum, CAMP
Kinect and other depth cameras and their applications.
12:30 - 13:00 Fiberoptical tracking
Philipp Matthies, CAMP
New fiberoptical sensor technologies allow determination of the shape and position of a fiber by measuring its curvature.
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch break
Part 2: Interactive hands-on sessions
14:30 - 18:00 Practical applications
parallel hands-on sessions
Optical tracking, ART
Magnetic and optical tracking, NDI
NDI Polaris and Aurora
Inertial and ultrasonic tracking, EST
Wireless InertiaCube3 and IS-900 Systeme
RFID, ATOS GmbH
Simulation / demonstration
Magic Mirror, CAMP
Augmented Reality system to visualize anatomy on your own body.
RFID, amedo Smart Tracking Solutions
Real-time RFID locations systems