Year of Autonomy – Societal Acceptance Presentations

Thursday March 8th, 2018

On 1st March 2018 ASV hosted the finale to the series of Year of Autonomy events with a day focussed on Societal Acceptance. The event drew upon the factors that affect the acceptance of autonomous systems within society, both now, and in the future. The programme featured a host of speakers from across industry, academia and government, each sharing their insights and observations on this topical subject.

The presentations are available for download at the links below:

Human-Autonomy Teaming: How Humans Interact with Autonomous Systems – Dale Richards, University of Coventry

The Deep Learning Conundrum – Dr Will McNeill, University of Southampton

Gaining Trust:  How Data and Regulation Can Build Societal Acceptance of Drones – Geoff Pugh, Consortiq

Intelligent Mobility – Zeyn Seigol, Transport Systems Catapult

Societal Familiarisation of Marine Robotics – Dan Hook, ASV Global


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