Jesper Tordenlid New Manager of WARA Public Safety

With a background within SAAB and a position at Combitech, Jesper Tordenlid brings years of experience in research demonstrators and product development to the Public Safety Arena.   ”To develop a flight simulator as we did at SAAB is essentially putting together a system of components into an entity, and leading a team towards a common goal. That is applicable for all kinds of projects, where team work plays an important part, ” says Jesper Tordenlid. Team work and creating benefit and value has been a common factor for Jesper Tordenlid’s commitments in working life. The work performed at the […]

Three WASP PhD positions at Lund University

We are offering three WASP PhD positions at Lund University, two in Robotics/AI and one in Software Technology. The application deadlines for both are on the 12th of June. For more information and how to apply, please follow the links: PhD student position in Software Technology PhD student positions in Robotics/AI

WASP Industry Day – for Improved Industry Support

    Two days were organized for WASP community members including networking and updating newly recruited members on recent developments in the WASP program. The AI expansion was covered on both days and input was gained on course content for the AI MLX and AI Math graduate schools that are taking form.   During Industry day on May 17th, supervisors for the industrial graduate students were brought up to speed on cluster reformations within the WASP Autonomous Systems and the WASP AI expansion. The aim of the day was also to bring the industrial PhD student supervisors together to share […]

WASP Faculty Day and Industry Day 2018

WASP Faculty Day and Industry Day are organized May 16-17, 2018 in Stockholm, on Lidingö. The two days are aimed at the supervisors of WASP PhD students and the WASP management to present WASP to new members and to present news in particular related to the WASP-AI expansion. Program on May 16th focuses on the university faculty and on the 17th the focus is the industrial perspective of WASP. Read more here.  

WASP open calls for positions and projects

Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP) is Sweden’s largest ever individual research program, a major national initiative for basic research, education and faculty recruitment. The total budget for the program is more than 3.5 billion SEK, and major goals are more than 50 new professors and more than 300 new PhDs within AI, Autonomous Systems and Software. The ambition is to advance Sweden into an internationally recognized and leading position in these areas, and WASP is now taking a step by launching a first broad investment in Artificial Intelligence. The offering includes several different positions to build and […]