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Marriott Marquis Houston
Houston, Texas, United States
15 - 20 February 2020
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Conference Timeline and Due Dates

25 Mar 2019       Call for Papers due from Conference Chairs
7 Aug 2019 Abstracts due
19 Aug 2019 Short Course proposals due for Education Program
2 Sept 2019 Advance Program due from Conference Chairs including paper placement within the sessions
26 Sept 2019 Chairs Planning Teleconference
30 Sept 2019 Advance Program finalized by Conference Chairs
14 Oct 2019 Authors notified of acceptance
11 Nov 2019 RFW Student Paper Award, Physics and Young Scientist Award submissions due from student authors
9 Dec 2019 Student Grant Applications due from student authors
9 Dec 2019 RFW All-Conference Finalist nominations, Physics, and Young Scientist Award winners due from Conference Chairs
16 Dec 2019 Final Program changes due from Conference Chairs
16 Dec 2019 Last chance for author revisions - Email to Program Coordinator
30 Dec 2019 Conference fee waivers due from Conference Chairs
13 Jan 2020 Student Paper Award finalists due from Symposium Chairs
22 Jan 2020 Manuscripts due for all conferences with post-meeting proceedings - Submit via spie.org
15-20 Feb 2020 Conference Dates - Houston, TX, United States
2 Mar 2020 Manuscript Reviews and introductions completed by Conference Chairs

2020 Conference Schedule

Physics of Medical Imaging (MI101) - Sunday through Wednesday

Image Processing (MI102) - Monday through Thursday

Computer-Aided Diagnosis (MI103) - Sunday through Wednesday

Image-Guided Procedures, Robotic Interventions, and Modeling (MI104) - Sunday through Wednesday

Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment (MI105) - Wednesday through Thursday

Biomedical Applications in Molecular, Structural, and Functional Imaging (MI106) - Tuesday through Thursday

Imaging Informatics for Healthcare, Research, and Applications (MI107) - Sunday through Monday

Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography (MI108) - Sunday through Tuesday

Digital Pathology (MI109) - Wednesday through Thursday

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