Francqui chair - lecture George Yannis
May 23, 2019 18.30 uur - 20.30 uur
Agoralaan Gebouw D
Prof. dr. Tom BRIJS
In the scope of the Francqui chair, Prof. dr George Yannis will give a lecture on 'Driver behavior and Automation'.
The presentation on Automation and safety endeavors to explore key scientific and societal issues pertinent to the advent of
automated/autonomous vehicles and traffic safety. After examining the current technological state and the particulars of the transition phase towards automation, emphasis is given to direct and indirect safety implications, while impacts are also discussed on a societal level. Specific findings of the Levitate project are showcased, and future challenges that remain to be tackled for automated traffic are presented as well.