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Robotics & Automated Systems for the Landcomponent (RAS4Land) Conference

01/04/2020 - (09:00 - 15:30)
Location :Bruxelles

CANCELLED due to COVID-19 and merged into R&D&I Days of the RHID.

RAS4Land – 01 Apr 2020

The Belgian Landcomponent organizes a conference in the Royal Military Academy about the possible uses and limitations of Robotics & Autonomous Systems for Land warfare on 01 Apr 2020.
The conference will be accompanied by a static demonstration of RAS systems by industrial partners.

Schedule of the day

0830 Hr: Doors open
0900 Hr: Introduction by the LandComponent Commander
0910 Hr: The RMA research activities in the domain of RAS by Dr Ir Haris BALTA (RMA)
0945 Hr: Dutch Army RAS applications by LCL Martijn HADICKE (NLD)
1030 Hr: Ethical implications about the use of RAS by Prof Lode Lauwaert (Institute of Philosophy, KU Leuven))
1105 Hr: RAS & Humanitarian Law by Katerina Yordanova (Centre for IT & IP Law, KU Leuven))
1140 Hr: Ground based autonomous mobility: NATO S&T vision on Challenges for future land Ops by Prof Maj David LECOMPTE (RMA & NATO Applied Vehicle Technology Panel chairman)
1215 Hr: Closing remarks and end of conference.

0830 – 1530 Hr: Static demonstration of technologies by Nexter, Thales & MilRem.

More information

Entrance for the conference and static show is limited to military personnel and selected invitees.

The conference will take place in the Conference Building (Frank de Winne conference room, Building I) in front of the main entrance.
The static show will take place in the Patio in Building K (on the lefthand side of Building I).
Parking places are limited, we recommend using public transport.

Dresscode: BDU or daily uniform for military personnel (tenue 3x or 4A).

Military personnel only: DocID 19-50284160