Workshop on Intelligent Signal and Image in Biomedical Application (WISIBA) 2015 was again held in Le Meridien, Kuala Lumpur, in 8-9 October 2015. WISBA is a yearly event of CISIR with the goal is to show the development and collaboration CISIR has built during its existence. It was a great event in which 119 participants attended the workshop with additional Honor Guest Deputy Ministry of Higher Education Datuk Mary Yap, as the witness of the Memorandum of Understanding signing between CISIR and 3 collaborators.
This time, CISIR signed 3 MOUs with Hitachi Data Systems, Prince Court Medical Centre and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia to establish and enhance the research collboration works in biomedical application especially in the Neurochemical Imaging area. During this event, CISIR also officially launched the Internatinal Neuroinformatics Coordinating Facility (INCF) Malaysia Node, in which Malaysia has become the third country in Asia to join INCF. Besides the MOU and INCf launching, WISIBA 2015 which was chaired by Dr.Azrina Abdul Aziz invited 9 Plenary Speakers who are not only came from Malaysia but also from Japan, Australia, Singapore, Qatar and Germany. In addition to these, parallel tracks were also held to discuss some interesting topics such as Mental Stress at Workplace, MRI and Postgraduate Study in Biomedical Engineering.