Industry Applications for Unmanned Vehicles

  • Date 13 Mar 2018
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Industry Applications for Unmanned Vehicles

13 Mar 2018, 15:00 - 17:00

South Gallery Room 3 & 4

Chaired by: Dan Hook, Senior Director – Business Development, ASV Global

In this session the presenters will discuss real world applications of unmanned systems and show the audience what is being achieved in the industry. The presentations will cover applications such as geochemical surveys, pipeline inspection and seismic exploration. The session finishes with a presentation on how future networks of resident AUVs could be powered.

Expanded Underwater Robotics Ready for Oil Spill
Javier Gilabert, Associate Profesor, Technical University of Cartagena (UPCT)

Subsea Gliders and Their Applications
Ramsay Lind, Business Development Manager, Blue Ocean Monitoring

Autonomy Moves from the Street to the Field: Increasing Capability with AUV Technology Advancements
Jami Cheramie, Senior Manager, Technology and Development, Oceaneering Survey Services

The Hybrid AUV/ROV: How a Multi-Mission Vehicle Could Transform Underwater Exploration and Inspection
Ted Curley, Chief Development Officer, Aquabotix

Seismic Exploration with a Fleet of AUVs
Dr Alessio Turetta, Business Development Manager, Graal Tech

Enabling Residential AUV Networks
Paul Watson, Director of Business Development UK & Europe, Ocean Power Technologies

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Programme subject to change


  • Dan Hook


    Dan Hook, Senior Director – Business Development, ASV Global

    ASV Global

    Dan Hook is a chartered engineer, Naval Architect and Senior Director – Business Development at ASV Global. He has been developing unmanned marine...

  • Jami Cheramie


    Senior Manager, Technology and Development

    Oceaneering Survey Services

    Jami is Senior Manager for Technology and Development with Oceaneering Survey Services in Lafayette, LA, with a degree in Computer Science and a...

  • Ted Curley


    Chief Development Officer


    Ted Curley is a top producing sales and marketing leader in the unmanned underwater industry, with over 25 years of sales experience. As Chief...

  • Dr Alessio Turetta


    Business Development Manager

    Graal Tech

    Alessio Turetta graduated in 2000 in Software Engineering and received its Ph.D. in Robotics in 2005. After a brief experience as Business Analyst in...

  • Paul Watson


    Director of Business Development UK & Europe

    Ocean Power Technologies

    Paul Watson joined Ocean Power Technologies in August 2012 as Director of Business Development UK & Europe. After 13 years in the Royal Navy as an...

  • Ramsay Lind


    Buisness Development Manager

    Blue Ocean Monitoring

    Previously worked for Nortek, in a sales and business capacity, gaining 6.5 years of experience with Nortek Acoustic Doppler instrumentation. Part of...

  • Javier Gilabert


    Associate Professor

    Technical University of Cartagena – UPCT

    Dr Javier Gilabert is Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical & Environmental Engineering - Technical University of Cartagena (UPCT) -...