The 1st International Forum on Marine Robotics organized by the Faculty of Engineering (FENG) and Innovation and Technology Development Office (ITDO) will be held on 3rd April 2019 (Wednesday).
Marine robotic technology plays an increasing role in high-impact tasks, missions related to offshore or deep-sea resource exploration, ocean environment and pollution study, underwater infrastructure inspection, etc. PolyU is taking the lead to form a strategic research and development alliance with the following top-notch universities and institutes around the world in this promising R&D area of marine robotics.
- Imperial College London, UK
- Montpellier Laboratory of Computer Science, Robotics and Microelectronics LIRMM-CNRS/ University of Montpellier, France
- State Key Laboratory on Robotics, Shenyang Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
- Edinburgh Centre for Robotics, Heriot-Watt University and The University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
In this forum, speakers from the alliance will share their innovative ideas, exchange existing R&D results, and discuss future trends and emerging topics in marine robotics.