Digital Pathology & AI Congress: Asia


18th-19th Aug 2020


Seoul, South Korea

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6th Digital Pathology & AI Congress: Asia

Implementing Digital Pathology to Improve Workflow Efficiency and Standardisation of Image Analysis

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Co-host: Korean Society of Pathologists

It is becoming increasingly clear that artificial intelligence is going to shape the practice of pathology in years to come. For this reason, the 2020 congress has expanded coverage on AI and computational pathology practices and technology. As well as exploring clinical image analysis and LIS integration, the meeting includes diagnostic and clinical case studies.

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Whether you are looking to hear more about the adoption and integration of digital pathology, seeking collaborations and tools to increase workflow or uncover the latest developments in automated image analysis, the congress is one not to be missed!

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2020 Featured Speakers


Day 1
Making Machine Learning Work for You: Leveraging Artificial Intelligence in Your Daily Work
Eric Wirch, Chief Technical Officer & Managing Director, Corista, US
Digital image analysis of novel prognostic factors in breast cancer; sowing the seeds for clinical implementation
Ioannis Roxanis, Research Consultant, Institute of Cancer Research, UK
Martin Stumpe, Senior Vice President, Tempus, US

Poster sessions, Refreshments and Networking

Icytomine: A User-Friendly Tool for Integrating Work Flows on Whole Slide Images
Jean-Christophe Olivo-Marin, Head of Team – BioImage Analysis, Institut of Pasteur, France
Recommendations for Pathologic Practice Using Digital Pathology
Yosep Chong, Clinical Assistant Professor, Catholic University of Korea, South Korea
Tasks and Hurdles of AI-Assisted Oncopathology in China
Pifu Luo, Director of Pathology & Chief Pathologist, PI of AI+Pathology Projects, KingMed Diagnostics, China
Application of Deep Learning into Routine Diagnostic Workflow: Barriers and Benefits
Junya Fukuoka, Professor, Nagasaki University, Japan
Sponsor presentation Sponsor presentation
Automatic and Quantitative Analysis of Whole Slide Multiplex Immunofluorescence Images
Yu Weimiao, Head, Computational BioImage Analysis (CBA) Unit, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Agency of Science, Technology and Research, Singapore
Characterising follicles in lymph nodes with deep learning: Can we identify a digital signature?
Jeremy Parry, Consultant Pathologist, PathWest Laboratory Medicine, Australia / Honorary Research Fellow, Murdoch University, Australia 
Automated Classification of Lung Cancer Cytologies: Comparison of Fine-Tuning Deep Convolutional Neural Networks
Tetsuya Tsukamoto, Professor, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Japan
Digital Pathology from IT perspective                         
Choi Jong Soo, Project Manager, Health Information Center, Samsung Medical Center, South Korea 
Sponsor presentation Sponsor presentation
Poster sessions, Refreshments and Networking
Sylvia Asa, Head of Pathologist, University Health Network, Canada Deep Learning for Human Trainees in Pathology: Roles for AI and Digital Pathology
Lewis A. Hassell, Director of Anatomic Pathology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Day 2
Digital Pathology and AI for Precision Medicine, and Their Potentials in Academic as Well as Private Settings
Dongfeng Tan, Professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
Panel Discussion: Establishing ROI on Digital Pathology Investment
Moderator: Alexi Baidoshvili, Director of Computational Pathology, Labpon, Netherlands                            
HAMID TIZHOOSH, Professor, Kimia Lab, University of Waterloo, Canada
Sponsor presentation 
Poster sessions, Refreshments and Networking
Digital Technology and Machine Learning in Pathology 
Jianyu Rao, Diagnostic Technology Innovation, Director of Pathology, Director of International Telepathology, UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine, USA
The Wisdom of Diagnostic Consensus: Image Search in Large Archives of Histopathology Images
Hamid Tizhoosh, Professor, Kimia Lab, University of Waterloo, Canada
Sponsor Presentation
Real Life Efficiency Gains using Digital and Computational Pathology: In Pathologist’s Point of View                 
Alexi Baidoshvili, Director & Professor of Computational Pathology, Labpon, Netherlands
Computational Pathology for Precision Medicine
JUN XU, Professor, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology
Learning from the developed countries: How Malaysia is adopting the virtual pathology
AFZAN ADAM, Senior lecturer & Head of Medical Computing Lab, Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Brave New World
KATRIEN GRUNBERG, Professor of Pathology, Radboudumc, Netherlands


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How you will benefit

The programme has been designed to create a collaborative environment in which you can engage with the speakers, sponsors and other delegates in attendance.

  • Discover how new advances in imaging and digital image analysis are driving forward change in pathology labs
  • Learn how to apply Deep Learning into routine diagnostic workflows
  • Get the latest real-world examples of technologies for digital image analysis
  • Learn from others using the technology for research
  • Only 30 labs are fully digitised worldwide – build a case to make yours the 31st
  • Leave the meeting ready to transform your lab


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Pricing and Registration


3 for the price of 2 offer
Discount applied automatically when registering 3 places at once.
Not applicable for solution provider companies or compatible with any other offers or discount codes.

The conference fee includes:

All conference sessions
Lunches and refreshments
Access to exhibition room
All networking forums
Conference workbook
e-documentation pack

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Option 1 – Please phone +603 2117 5193 and we will take your details over the phone
Option 2 – Please complete the form below to pay online
Option 3 – Email [email protected]

Assistance for Chinese Delegates

FWS Conference Management Ltd. Official provider of professional pre-congress support to Chinese participants, including visa applications.

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This fee applies to organisations offering services and/or business & technology solutions and also to business consultants.

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Poster Presentations

Poster presentation sessions will take place in breaks and alongside the other breakout sessions of the conference. Your presentation will be displayed in a dedicated area, with the other accepted posters from industry and academic presenters.

We also issue a poster eBook to all attendees with your full abstract in and can share your poster as a PDF after the meeting if you desire (optional).

Whether looking for funding, employment opportunities or simply wanting to share your work with a like-minded and focused group, these are an excellent way to join the heart of this congress.

In order to present a poster at the forum you need to be registered as a delegate. Please note that there is limited space available and poster space is assigned on a first come first served basis (subject to checks and successful registration)

Submission instructions

We will require the form (downloadable below) to be submitted by the 17th July 2020. This is the formal deadline however space is another limiting factor so early application is recommended. Therefore please contact us with any questions you have as soon as possible.


Conference Sponsors

2020 Conference Sponsors


Sponsors and exhibitors at our conferences have the opportunity to meet and form partnerships with delegates on a formal and informal basis in a relaxed and professional atmosphere.

Twenty-Minute Prearranged One-to-One Meetings

Select which delegates you would like to meet in a series of prearranged twenty-minute one-to-one meetings, held during breakout sessions from the main conference agenda. Our conference team will be available at the sessions to ensure all your meetings take place on time. 

Pre or Post Event Workshops

Host your own half or full day pre or post event workshop to a dedicated audience around a subject of your choice. Global Engage will assist with the marketing of your workshop to provide a guaranteed audience.

Pre-Event Marketing & Branding

Market to our event database and / or increase brand awareness through taking a poster position or sponsoring one of the refreshment breaks, lunches, drinks receptions or poster sessions. This can be supplemented by branding options such as placing your logo on the attendee lanyards or conference bags. 


Showcase your technologies and products throughout the conference in the dedicated exhibition areas where all refreshment breaks and lunches take place, as well as the networking drinks reception at the end of day one.

Speaking Opportunities

Options include:

  • 30-minute speaker presentations
  • Chairing / panelist positions during a 30-minute panel discussion
  • Hosting a 1-hour workshop within the conference program
Sponsorship Opportunities

For further details please contact
Reuben Raj 
Direct line : +603 2117 5193
E-mail : [email protected]

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Digital Pathology Congress: Asia

Media Partners

For media and supporting partners, please contact [email protected]

  • Asian Archives of Pathology
  • The Pathologist
  • AltaWorld

Supporting Partners

For media and supporting partners, please contact [email protected]

  • The International Academy of Pathology – Malaysian Division