Preliminary Programme

Session Timing

  • 09.00-17.00   Registration
  • 09.00-09.45   Welcome Address and introduction to SCIFI-IT'2021
  • 09.45-10.30   Keynote Speaker
  • 10.30-11.00   Coffee Break
  • 11.00-12.30   Session
  • 12.30-13.30   Lunch
  • 13.30-14.30   Keynote Speaker
  • 14.30-15.00   Coffee Break
  • 15.00-16.00   Session
  • 19.00-  Conference Dinner

  • 08.30-17.00   Registration
  • 09.00-10.00   Keynote Speaker
  • 10.00-10.30   Coffee Break
  • 10.30-11.30   Session
  • 11.30-12.30   Invited Speaker
  • 12.30-13.30   Lunch
  • 13.30-14.30   Keynote Speaker
  • 14.30-15.00   Coffee Break
  • 15.00-15.30   Closing Session


Insights in Future Mobility

Thomas Valcke, CREAX Intelligence for Innovation, Kortrijk, Belgium

Ceres Megasatellite World

Pekka Janhunen, Finnish Meteorological Institute /Space Research and Observation Technologies

Barriers in Facilitating Trust in Artificial Actants

Megan Field, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Fixing Broken Ecosystems with Autonomous Robot Swarms

Thomas Schmickl, Artificial Life Lab, Institute of Biology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Invited Speaker

Artificial Consciousness: Feasibility and Challenges

Joël Colloc, Université of Le Havre, Le Havre, France


Future Security Technology

Training Machine Learning Algorithms for Computer Vision Tasks in Difficult Conditions: 3D Engines to the Rescue

Charles Hamesse, Rihab Lahouli, Timothée Fréville, Benoît Pairet, Rob Haelterman, Royal Military Academy of Belgium – XR Lab, Brussels, Belgium

Computer Vision System for deviant Behavior Identification

Anton Ivaschenko, Dmitriy Anikin and Alexandr Chuvakov, Samara State Technical University, and Pavel Sitnikov and Oleg Surnin, SEC “Open code”, Samara, Russia

Future Production Engineering Systems

Digital Twins in Industrial Process Engineering

Victor Dozortsev and Dmitry Agafonov, LLC Center of Digital Technology, and Igor Slastenov , AO "Honeywell", Moscow, and Eugene Baulin , Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Moscow reg., Dolgoprudnyj, Russia

Towards Food 4.0: CAFE - Computer Aided Food Engineering for Production and Advanced Analytics of the “Perfect Pintje”

Satyajeet Sheetal Bhonsale, Carlos André Muñoz López, Wannes Morres, Ihab Hashem and Jan F.M. Van Impe, KU Leuven/BioTeC+, Ghent, Belgium

Transforming Cultured Cells to Meat: Potential Paths to Culinary Success

Gemma Lyons, Victor Sayous, Jesús M Frías, Monika E Polanska and Jan FM Van Impe, KU Leuven/BioTeC+, Ghent, Belgium

AR and VR in Society

Hand Simulation for VR Based Rehabilitation

Anton Ivaschenko, Samara State Technical University and Alexandr Kolsanov, Sergey Chaplygin and Sergey Rovnov, Samara State Medical University, Samara, Russia

Teaching Behavioural Routines using Augmented Reality in the ARETE Project

Giuseppe Chiazzese, Crispino Tosto, Luciano Seta, Marco Arrigo, Davide Taibi and Mariella Farella, Institute of Educational Technologies, Italian National Research Council, Palermo, Italy and Sui Lin Goei and Jeroen Pronk, Faculty of Behavioural and Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Eleni Mangina, School of Computer Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland