by Prof. Byung-Ju Yi and Prof. Jaesung Hong
The ISCAS/ASCAS joint workshop was successfully held in conjunction with the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) 2016 and the Asian Conference on Computer Aided Surgery (ACCAS) 2016 in Daejeon, Korea on October 14, 2016. Prof. Byung-Ju Yi at Hanyang university and Prof. Jaesung Hong at DGIST organized this workshop, sponsored by the Korean Society of Medical Robotics. The workshop topic was intelligent instruments and software for future medical workspaces.
Four board members of ISCAS including the President Pierre Jannin and three renowned international experts were invited to speak on how to translate technology from laboratory to medical workspaces.
ACCAS participants joined and discussed over this workshop topics. Active collaboration between ISCAS and ASCAS will continue and be strengthened in the future.