Add to Calendar 07/02/2019 09:00 07/03/2019 23:00 Europe/London EAAW VIII International Symposium Evolving intelligent platforms for the future battlespace America Square Conference Centre, London, UK true MM/DD/YYYY

Panel Debate

Trustworthy AI Systems - is this achievable in the maritime sector?

Panellist: Professor John A McDermid OBE FREng

Director, Assuring Autonomy International Programme, University of York

John McDermid became Professor of Software Engineering at the University of York in 1987. His research covers a broad range of issues in systems, software and safety engineering. He became Director of the Lloyd’s Register Foundation funded Assuring Autonomy International Programme in January 2018, focusing on safety of robotics and autonomous systems, including the role of Artificial Intelligence. He has acted as an advisor to government and industry, including FiveAI, the UK MoD and Rolls-Royce, and he will take up a post as non-executive director of the HSE in October 2019. He has been actively involved in standards development, including work on safety and software standards for civilian and defence applications. He is author or editor of six books and has published about 400 papers. He became a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in 2002 and was awarded an OBE in 2010.