Euro-BioImaging Virtual Pub session: Tools from AI4Life that anyone can use

by Beatriz Serrano-Solano

Euro-BioImaging’s Virtual Pub sessions have been a weekly event every Friday since the beginning of the pandemic back in the spring of 2020.
On March 1st, 2024, the session was dedicated to showcasing the tools developed within AI4Life presented by experts among the project partners. Attendees had the opportunity to learn about the BioImage Model Zoo, BioEngine, the BioImage.IO chatbot, and Open Calls and Challenges.

  • Anna Kreshuk, Group Leader at EMBL Heidelberg and scientific coordinator of AI4Life (together with Florian Jug), provided an overview of AI4Life & the BioImage Model Zoo.
  • Wei Ouyang, Assistant Professor at KTH and leader of the AICell Lab at SciLifeLab, Sweden, introduced BioEngine.
  • Caterina Fuster-Barceló, Post-doctoral researcher at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M), presented the BioImage.IO chatbot.
  • Vera Galinova, bioimage analyst and research software engineer at Human Technopole, showcased the first Open Call selected projects and future Challenges.

The session recording is now available for public access, so if you missed it, here’s your opportunity to catch up!