The 2018 China Unmanned Surface Vehicle Technology and Innovation High-end Forum, Sponsored by Institute of Intelligent Machines, Chinese Academy of Sciences and undertaken by MinSheng Exhibition (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., was held at the Shanghai Convention and Exhibition Center of International Sourcing on May 31, 2018.
The opening ceremony of the forum was hosted by Zhang Qianqian, IIM graduate student. Xu Weihong, deputy director of the Research Office, delivered a speech on behalf of the organizer, announcing the opening. Dr. Yu Daoyang, made a theme report titled “Development Opportunities and Challenges for USV in the Artificial Intelligence Era” and hosted a roundtable conference attended by representatives from the domestic USV industry at the forum.
In recent years, the unmanned ship project led by Dr. Yu Daoyang has obtained several outstanding research results. The developed USV was successfully applied in Suzhou Creek, Shanghai, and accredited by Shanghai SMI Water (Group) Co.,Ltd. and government management department. The success of the conference has increased visibility of IIM in the field of domestic USV.
Group Photo (Image by ZHANG Qianqian)
Roundtable Conference (Image by ZHANG Qianqian)
Unmanned Surface Vehicle（USV）Cruises on the Suzhou river in Shanghai (Image by ZHANG Qianqian)