ARPA seminar 16th December: Test Platforms for Autonomous Systems

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 Novia UAS and Turku UAS project ARPA invites you to a seminar on the latest advancements concerning remotely operated and autonomous vessels. The seminar is held on December 16th at the Visitor Centre Joki in Turku, participation online is also possible!

The ARPA project (Applied Research Platform for Autonomous Systems) focuses on building a novel research platform that provides consistent information to developers, researchers, and authorities alike.

In this seminar, keynote speakers from maritime industry and Sitra will describe the latest advancements within remotely operated and autonomous vessels as well as related data infrastructures and the data economy.

In addition, the project partners Turku University of Applied Sciences and Novia University of Applied Sciences will present some preliminary project findings with practical state-of-the-art demonstrations.

Preliminary program

8:30 Coffee and tea available at JOKI

9:00-11:00 Seminar Keynote Speakers:

  • Anton Westerlund, Vice President, Remote Operation Solutions, KONGSBERG Maritime Finland Oy
  • Alexander Lutz, Founder and CEO at Argonics GmbH
  • Jaana Sinipuro, Leading specialist, Fair data economy, Sitra
  • 11:00-12:00 Lunch offered by the ARPA project and project demonstrations

Please note that remote participation is available for the seminar part only.

Register before 8 December


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