Developers workshop Feb2012


A prototype development tool

This hands-on workshop may be of interest for research groups interested in the creation of clinical prototypes, algorithms, or demonstrators to be evaluated by clinicians or others professionals and facilitate technology and scientific knowledge transfer.

This workshop is organized by CISTIB (Center for Computational and Information Technologies in Biomedicine - in Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona and the University of Sheffield.

Workshop Date: 2nd of Febrary 2012
Workshop Location:
St. Georges IT Centre,
Mechanical Engineering Department,
The University of Sheffield
Western Bank
Sheffield S10 2TN
Room: Mappin Building F137

Contact Person:

Registration and further information, please don’t hesitate to contact:

Noemi Ruiz This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: +34 93 542 13 47
Please note that the number of places on the workshop will be limited. Places will be offered on a first come, first served basis.
No charge will be made for the workshop. However, workshop delegates must cover their own travel and accommodation costs.


Gimias it's an Open Source Framework that allows you to develop your own algorithms for solving advanced biomedical image computing and simulation prototypes for research and clinical applications. Your algorithms can be easily tested in a clinical environment using DICOM/PACS, medical imaging visualization, usable GUI and workflow navigation
In the workshop you will be able to learn or to practice:



9:00 to 9:20 Welcome and Workshop presentation (20 min)
9:20  to 11:00 Build GIMIAS Framework (15 min)
Integrate a third party library (15 min)
Integrate a module (wrapper for third party or algorithm) (15 min)
Create a CommandLine and connect it with your third party /module (1 h)
11:00 to 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 to 13:00 Create a GIMIAS Plugin (1.45 h)
13:00 to 13:30 Questions & Conclusions