Best Scientific Image

Each year we look for the best scientific images of the Helmholtz Association, which showcase the outstanding portfolio of Helmholtz in imaging and the contribution of imaging science in solving major societal challenges.

Discover the winning images!

Image: DZNE

Decorative image; inside the zebrafish developing kidney
Image: Aikaterini Kourpa, MDC

Published on 21.09.2023

Helmholtz Reproducibility Workshop

Join this workshop on 16 November 2023 in Potsdam & delve into the core of reproducible science! Registration is open until 31 October 2023.

Image: Joshua Sortino on Unsplash

Published on 21.08.2023

Leveraging open data from PaN facilities for machine learning

Join this workshop on 17-18 October 2023 to learn how to best exploit open data for machine learning! The call for abstract will be open until 8 September 2023.


Published on 14.08.2023

Incubator Summer Academy II

Save the Dates for the Incubator Summer Academy 2023: 18-29 September! Registration is open until 25 August. Register today!

Decorative image

Published on 10.07.2023

TEACH 3: Explore, Exchange, Excel

Save the dates & register for the third TEACH conference on 07-08 December 2023!

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Published on 15.06.2023

Best Scientific Image 2023: Who won this year’s contest?

The results are in! Discover who won best image in the categories “Jury Award”, “Public Choice Award” & “Participants’ Choice Award”!

Decorative image to promote the Helmholtz Imaging Projects Call 2023

Published on 05.05.2023

Helmholtz Imaging Projects Call 2023 Open

The new call for Helmholtz Imaging Projects is open! Submit your proposal by 30 July 2023!

HI Conference 2023: Join the Unconference on 14 June

Published on 04.05.2023

Helmholtz Imaging Conference 2023

Register today for THE Imaging Science Event of 2023 in Hamburg!

The call for proposals is open: submit your abstract by 24 May 2023!

Decorative image; series of seminars on image processing

Published on 21.04.2023

Six Main Tasks in Image Processing

Join this series of seminars from May to July to learn about the six key image processing tasks!

Display of the three winning images of the 2022 best scientific image contest

Published on 21.02.2023

Call for Best Scientific Image 2023

Submit your scientific image(s) by 15 March 2023 for a chance to win Best Scientific Image 2023!

Decorative image for the AI Perspectives Forum
Image: DESY

Published on 10.02.2023

AI-Perspectives: New series of events

AI Perspectives is a new series of events that explores important questions in the field of AI.

Decorative image with webinar details (title, date)
Image: Milad Fakurian on Unsplash

Published on 09.02.2023

SIG for Challenges Webinar: Metrics Reloaded: From segmentation to calibration

Join the MICCAI webinar on Metrics Reloaded: From segmentation to calibration on 17 February 2023. Speakers include Paul Jäger and Annika Reinke from the Helmholtz Imaging Research Unit DKFZ.

Decorative image
Image: HIDA

Published on 20.01.2023

Helmholtz GPU Hackathon 2023 on 9-11 May

Team applications for the Helmholtz GPU Hackathon 2023 are open now! Apply by 14 March!

2nd AI-HERO Hackathon

Published on 13.12.2022

2nd AI-HERO HACKATHON On Energy Efficient AI on 19-21 June 2023 in Heidelberg

Join this hackathon featuring use cases from health & energy!


Published on 02.09.2022

The Helmholtz Imaging Roadshow comes to UFZ

Join us at the UFZ on 12.09.2022 at 10 am and learn more about Helmholtz Imaging!

Decorative image to promote the Incubator Summer Academy "From Zero to Hero"

Published on 16.08.2022

Incubator Summer Academy – From Zero to Hero

Join us on 13 to 22 September 2022!