The WASP Research Arenas, WARA, present their activities including a live demonstration of a search mission by WARA Public Safety and exhibitions by WARA Media & Language and WARA Robotics. Participants also get ample time to network with each other in the beautiful surroundings of Gränsö Slott and at the conference dinner.


(Buses from Norrköping arrive shortly before program start)

9:00 Registration opens

9:45 Exhibition starts

10:30 Start of program (Magasinet)

  • Welcome & Introduction, Torbjörn Lundahl WARA Director WASP  & Anders Ynnerman Program Director WASP
  • Presentation of the WARAs
    • WARA Media & Language, Johanna Björklund
    • WARA Robotics, Jonas Larsson
    • WARA Common, Johan Eker
    • WARA Software, Christoph Reichenbach
    • WARA Public Safety, Jesper Tordenlid
  • Presentation of program

11:30 Exhibition (Magasinet)

11:30 Mingle lunch (Outside of Magasinet)

13:00 WARA Public Safety Rescue Mission Demonstration

  • 1st run  13:00
  • 2nd run 13:20
  • 3rd run  13:40
  • 4th run  14:00

Starting points for demo groups

  1. Magasinet/Warehouse
  2. Stallet/Stable
  3. Stranden/Beach
  4. Caféet/Café

14:30 Continued Exhibition with coffee (Magasinet)

Bus and shuttles depart to Västervik and Norrköping

15:30 Optional activities (more information to come)

  • Continued Demonstrations
  • Continued Exhibition (Magasinet)
  • Presentation: Understanding and Supporting Dynamic, Distributed Expertise Coordination for Event Response, Professor Barret Caldwell, Purdue University (Magasinet)

19:00 Welcome mingle with starters (Magasinet)

20:00 Seated dinner (Slottet)