2nd Batch Kick-Off and Winter Conference 2018

Welcome to Lund and the kick-off for the new WASP PhD students and the Winter Conference 2018! The purpose of the kick-off is to introduce new students and their supervisors to WASP and the different parts of the research program. The purpose of the Winter Conference is for PhD students to present your work and to get constructive feedback on it in a friendly environment.

WASP PhD students (academic, affiliated and industrial) from the first batch should prepare a 5 minute presentation and a poster about their work.

Date

  • 2nd Batch Kick-off, January 8-9
  • Winter Conference, January 9-10

Venue

  • M-huset, Ole Römersväg 1, Lund

Program 2nd Batch Kick-off

  • Monday January 8th
    • 10.30-11.00 Introduction to WASP, Lars Nielsen, WASP Director
    • 11.00-11.30 Introduction to WASP Graduate School, Fredrik Heintz, WASP Graduate School Director
    • 11.30-12.00 Introduction of WASP Universities, University rep
    • 12.00-13.00 Lunch
    • 13.00-15.00 Introduction to Autonomous Systems, Fredrik Heintz
    • 15.00-15.30 Coffee
    • 15.30-17.30 Presentation of WASP Projects, WASP Project Coordinators
    • 18.00-22.00 WASP Student activity (the old students takes out the new students to dinner)
  • Tuesday January 9th
    • 08.45-10.00 Presentation of WASP Autonomous Research Arenas
    • 10.00-10.30 Coffee
    • 10.30-12.00 Presentation of WASP Companies

Program Winter Conference

  •  Tuesday January 9th
    • 12.00-13.00 Lunch
    • 13.00-14.00 Invited talk
    • 14.00-15.30 WASP Project course presentations
    • 15.30-17.30 Coffee and Parallel sessions 1
    • 19.00-22.00 Dinner
  • Wednesday January 10th
    • 08.45-10.00 Presentations by the new WASP recruits
    • 10.00-10.30 Coffee
    • 10.30-12.00 Parallel sessions 2
    • 12.00-13.00 Lunch