20 September at Louis De Geer, Norrköping

WING Day (WASP Industry Networking Gathering Day) is a forum where company representatives meet WASP’s researchers and doctoral students to identify common research issues based on companies’ challenges in pre-scheduled group discussions and spontaneous mingles. Presentations by top international researchers together with leading Swedish industry representatives add insights to the exchanges. The day concludes with a joint dinner.


Plenary sessions

Room: Hemeryckssalen


Room: Trozelligalleriet

Group discussions

Room: Vingen

09:00 Coffee and registration opens
10:00 Welcome

Sara Mazur, KAW

Anders Ynnerman, WASP

Lena Miranda, moderator

The human factors in realizing the potential of Autonomous Systems, AI and Software

  • Ethical, Legal and Moral Aspects, Juan Carlos Nieves Sanchez, UmU
  • Augmented Perception: Opportunities and Challenges for Human Machine Interaction, Amy Loutfi, ÖRU
  • Improving Capabilities through Human-Machine Synergies, Konrad Tollmar, EA Games
  • Embedding Intelligence between Systems, Stas Krupenia, Scania
11:10 Perspectives from the academic forefront

  • Flying Robots – From basic flight capabilities to autonomous navigation and in-flight interactions, Roland Siegwart, ETH Zürich
  • Frugal Distributed Learning, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, EPFL 
12:10 Lunch
13:00 Networking session

Group discussions

Session 1

14:10 Industrial Perspectives

  • How to create value through AI in finance and furniture, Salla Franzén, IKEA Retail (Ingka Digital)
  • Q&A with speakers on experiences of industrial-academic collaboration
15:00 Networking session

  • Poster Presentations
  • Mingle and coffee break
Group discussions

Session 2

16:10 Presentation and concluding remarks

  • Report from discussions, Lena Miranda, moderator
  • Human authority and system autonomy in a system of systems context, Gunnar Holmberg, SAAB
  • Concluding remarks, Amy Loutfi, ÖRU
  • Instructions for the evening and to participants leaving for Gränsö tomorrow, Lena Miranda
17:00 End of program/Free time until dinner
19:00 Start of conference dinner at

Bistro ( street floor level at Louis de Geer)