11th September 2018 – Manchester
This first workshop introduces the current certification processes, highlights some of the issues as we move towards more sophisticated Robotics and AI solutions, and discusses the way forward.
Anyone from industry, academia, or government, with an interest in robotics, autonomy, AI, safety, assurance, and certification, and specifically those involved in EPSRC/ISCF activities such as the RAIN Hub, the NCNR Hub, or the Robotics for Nuclear Environments and Assuring Autonomy programmes
Registration and attendance is free. Please register using our EventBrite page.
The workshop will be held on 11th September 2018, Manchester.
|09:30||Brief Introductions to the RAIN Hub, NCNR Hub, and RNE programme.||Barry Lennox – Manchester RAIN Hub
NCNR Hub – TBC
|10:00||Introduction to Nuclear Safety and Regulation||Steve Frost and Daniel Finnigan – ONR|
|11:00||Claims, Arguments, Evidence (inc case study)||Tim Parkes – ONR|
|12:00||Future Issues: Autonomy, Uncertainty, Security||Michael Fisher – Liverpool, V&V of RAS Network, RAIN Hub|
|14:00||Assuring Autonomy International Programme||Tim Kelly – York|
|14:30||Please bring your questions/queries/concerns. ONR Inspectors available for Q&A. We can discuss
– (semi) autonomous robotic systems
– safety of such systems on a licenced nuclear site
– what are the next steps for this group (and subsequent events/activities)