Title: Prof. Dr.-Ing.
6G-life Position: Principal Investigator
University: TU Dresden – Translational Surgical Oncology NCT/UCC
Phone: +49 351 458-5413
Work Packages: WP 2.3. AI, Algorithms and Digital Twin, WP 4.2. Medicine
Stefanie Speidel is a full professor for “Translational Surgical Oncology” and director at the National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT/UCC) Dresden since 2017 as well as one of the speakers of the DFG Cluster of Excellence CeTI since 2019. She received her PhD from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) with distinction in 2009 and had a junior research group “Computer-Assisted Surgery” from 2012 – 2016 at KIT. She is an elected board member of the Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Interventions (MICCAI) society and an appointed member of Rat für Informationsinfrastrukturen (RfII). She has been (co)-authoring more than 130 publications and regularly organizes workshops and challenges including the Endoscopic Vision Challenge@MICCAI and the Surgical Data Science workshop. She has been general chair and program chair for a number of international events including the International Conference on Information Processing in Computer Assisted Interventions (IPCAI) and MICCAI conference. Her current research interests include machine learning for image- and robot-assisted surgery, data-driven surgical training and context-aware human-machine collaboration in the future sensor operating room.