Titanium Edition

11 - 15th March 2019

Bloomington - Indiana


Eleftherios Garyfallidis

Chair, DIPY Founder & Lead Developer

Indiana University


Ariel Rokem

Associate DIPY Lead

eScience Institute, University of Washington, Seattle


Maxime Descoteaux

DIPY Scientific Advisor

University of Sherbrooke, QC, CA


Ragini Verma

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia


Jaroslaw Harezlak

DIPY Advisor on Statistics

Indiana University


Jean Christophe Houde

University of Sherbrooke, QC, CA and Imeka, Sherbrooke, QC, CA


Gabriel Girard

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne, CH


Raphael Neto Henriques

Champalimaud Neuroscience Programme, Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, PT


Anisha Keshavan

eScience Institute, University of Washington, Seattle


Diffusion MRI 101
Fundamental Neuroanatomy
Macrostructure, 10 Models
Microstructure, 10 Models
Tractography on steroids
Deep learning for tumor segmentation
Automated segmentation of tracts
Process human and animal data
DIPY interfaces and API
Horizon, stunning visualizations
First principles of diffusion statistics
Advanced preprocessing/denoising
How to combine multiple modalities
Advanced connectivity analysis
Data harmonization
Applications of quality transfer
Advanced tractometry with examples
Clinical uses in neurosurgery

The workshop will include a data accelerator where you will be able to analyze your own data together with the DIPY developers. More than 15 DIPY developers will be available this year on site to help. All tutorials will run on 3 levels: novice, intermediate and advanced. The workshop will include social events and activities. The workshop is open to academic, clinical and industrial attendees from all fields of neuroscience and neuroengineering.

Registration for 2019 is now open!

Registration deadline: March 10th, 2019

Student Academic Professional
3 days $700* $800* $1000*
5 Days $800* $900* $1200*

* Includes registration fees, breakfast, lunch, social events

* To use your accomodation discount code, see Lodging section


We recommend you to book your hotel at Indiana Memorial Union
If this is booked you can also try Graduate Hotel Bloomington


Indiana Memorial Union

900 E 7th St, Bloomington, IN 47405

- Rate Range of $94.00 to $124.00 + sales tax per room, per night.

- Block will be released 2/10/19

- To make reservation:

  1. 1. Go to www.imu.indiana.edu
  2. 2. Select Dates
  3. 3. Select # of rooms
  4. 4. Select More Options
  5. 5. Enter Group Code: DIPY19 (enter group code again if new dates are selected)

OR call 800-209-8145 or 812-855-2536


Graduate Hotel Bloomington

210 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47408

- Rate of $94.00 + sales tax per room, per night

- To make reservation:

  1. 1. Go to www.graduatehotels.com/bloomington/
  2. 2. Check/Enter Group Code: 190311DIPY (enter group code again if new dates are selected)
  3. 3. Check/Select Dates
  4. 4. Select # of rooms
  5. 5. Select More Options


Luddy Hall
700 N Woodlawn Ave
Bloomington, IN 47408

On Campus Hotel: Indiana Memorial Union (IMU)

The Indiana Memorial Union (IMU) is located in the center of campus and is in easy walking distance to many of Bloomington’s downtown shops, cafes and restaurants.
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Off Campus Accommodations

There are many hotel options outside of the IU Bloomington campus. Some hotels are located within walking distance; some are a short drive from campus. Check out the Visit Bloomington web site for off campus lodging (https://www.visitbloomington.com/visitors/hotels).

Air Travel to IU Bloomington

Airport Symbol: IND
Location: 50 miles north of Bloomington, IN

Airport to Campus

Star of America - Shuttle Service
Go Express Travel - Shuttle Service
Limousine Service - Classic Touch Limousine

Driving to IU Bloomington

We suggest that you consult Mapquest or Google maps for the best directions to Bloomington and return or use GPS to guide you. Driving to and from the airport to campus is simple and direct. Driving time from the airport to camps is approximately 50 minutes.

Car Rental - Bus, Taxis

Most major car rental companies provide service at the airport. Car Rental companies are located in the Ground Transportation Center on the lower level of the terminal, outside Baggage Claim.

There is no convenient bus service from the Indianapolis Airport to IU Bloomington.

Taxis service is available, but is very expensive and not recommended.

Get In Touch!

Contact us for more information by sending an email at dipy -at- python.org

or joining our interactive chatroom at https://gitter.im/dipy/dipy