Shipping Info | The inauguration ceremony of the first autonomous Ship Development Forum was held in Zhuhai, China.
On November 28, the inauguration ceremony of the first autonomous Ship Development Forum was held at the Wanshan unmanned ship testing ground in Zhuhai. It is scheduled to be held on November 30, 2018 at Dongaogli Hotel, Wanshan Marine Development Test Zone, Zhuhai. At that time, authoritative experts and scholars from the field of autonomous ships will gather together to discuss the way of intelligent industrialization of ships, and witness the official opening of Zhuhai Wanshan Unmanned Vessel Maritime Testing Ground.
The forum is jointly directed by Zhuhai Municipal Government, China Classification Society, Wuhan University of Technology and Zhuhai Yunzhou Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd. and sponsored by Zhuhai Wanshan Bay Area Unmanned Vessel Testing Yard Co., Ltd. and sponsored by Zhuhai Shiwanshan Marine Development Test Zone.
It is reported that Zhu Yingfu, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and chief designer of Liaoning Ship, China’s first aircraft carrier, will attend the forum. In addition, experts and scholars from the Ministry of Public Security, the Ministry of Transportation, the State Oceanic Administration, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China Classification Society, China Shipping Heavy Industry, China Merchants Bureau, Shangtang Science and Technology, Shunfeng, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Harbin University of Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University, Shanghai Jiaotong University and other related fields, as well as the main leaders of Zhuhai City, will participate in this discussion. Altar.
During the forum, Zhuhai Wanshan Maritime Unmanned Vessel Testing Ground, the world’s largest and Asia’s first unmanned ship testing ground, will be officially opened to meet the urgent needs of the unmanned system and intelligent ship industry and promote the rapid development of autonomous ship technology. It is understood that the Wanshan Unmanned Vessel Maritime Testing Site is located in the waters of Wanshan Islands, which was officially launched on February 10, 2018. Mainly around the autonomous navigation technology of UAV and intelligent ship, cooperative technology of UAS and marine intelligent equipment technology, scientific research, product development, demonstration and verification, inspection and certification, education and training, and provide testing conditions for civil-military integration projects.