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Stjepan Bogdan

LARICS at WatchPlant General Assembly

The LARICS members Stjepan Bogdan and Marko Križmančić participated in the 3 th  WatchPlant General Assembly, which took place from 13 th  to 14 th  December, 2021, in Seville. During the meeting, the LARICS team presented results of the project activities that have been carried out in our laboratory during the last six months.

Stjepan Bogdan

LARICS at AerialCore General Meeting

The LARICS members Zdenko Kovačić, Stjepan Bogdan and Goran Vasiljević participated in the 5 th  Aerial Core General Meeting, which took place from 9 th  to 10 th  November, 2021, in Zurich. During the meeting, the LARICS team presented project activities that have been carried out in our laboratory during the last six months.

Stjepan Bogdan

LARICS at BIOCentar

As a part of "Introduction to the Project Management" seminar, organized by Bicro BIOCentar, Zagreb, on October 26, 2021, prof. Bogdan presented LARICS experience in the scientific projects management. Some tips and tricks in a project proposal writing has been shared with the audience as well.

Stjepan Bogdan

AeroTwin project presented at Horizon EU Widening InfoDay

As part of the national InfoDay on Horizon Europe Widening program, that was held on-line on October 28, 2021, prof. Bogdan presented the H2020 AeroTwin project, as an example of a very successful implementation of the project within the widening program. During the presentation prof. Bogdan shared with the participants his experiences in coordinating the twinning project and writing proposals.  

Stjepan Bogdan

Prof. Bogdan at CRO-Industry 4.0

Prof. Stjepan Bogdan  attended on  October 28, 2021,  3rd Conference on New Technologies, Robotization and Automatization in Industry and Buildings - Hrvatska 4.0  organised by Energetika Marketing .  The conference, that was   related to the  social and economic changes that are faster and greater than ever due to the implementation of new technologies and solutions,  was held in Zagreb.  Prof. Bogdan has been invited to presented H2020 project Watchplant.

Ana Golec

Trend and Innovation Network Dialogue Meeting – Automation & Robotics

Trend and Innovation Network Dialogue Meeting - Automation & Robotics  workshop was held on Thursday, October 7, 2021.  On that occasion, Prof. Zdenko Kovačić  held a presentation on "Review of research in the Laboratory for Robotics and Intelligent Control Systems" , and then participated in the round table. The workshop was organized by the Croatian Agency for SMEs, Innovation and Investments (HAMAG-BICRO), as part of the project "Central Europe Upstreaming for Policy Excellence in Advanced Manufacturing & Industry 4.0 towards 2030 - CEUP2030".

Ana Golec

Prof. Kovačić at Robotics - From Workshop to Market

Prof. Zdenko Kovačić attended on October 6, 2021 a conference "Robotics - From Workshop to Market" organised by the Embassy of Italy. The conference was   related to the event "Industry Challenges 4.0: Research, Innovation and New Technologies as Tools to Increase Business Competitiveness", held in April last year in Zagreb. Prof. Kovačić participated as a member of a round table. The conference was held at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (FSB) of the University of Zagreb and focused on three important topics: the use of robotics and advanced automation in the manufacturing industry and related services; the impact of training systems and research activities on innovation and entrepreneurship; as well as promoting a support and guidance framework for researchers, innovators and companies introducing advanced technologies. 

Ana Golec

DroneDays 2021 successfully finalized

Project partners finally gathered for the 2nd edition of DroneDays 2021 that took place in Biograd na Moru, Croatia . The aerial robotics workshop was held on the 4th and 5th of October, organized by LARICS team . Each partner participated by giving lectures and presenting their work through tutorials and hands-on implementing project activities. Expert lectures were given by: Prof. Mirko Kovac (ICL) on Multi-modal Aerial Robotics for Environmental Sensing and Construction Prof. José Ramiro Martines de Dios (USE)  on Heterogenous Aerial Robot Cooperation for Inspection and Maintenance Tutorials and hands-on were given by: Silvia de los Santos (CTA) on Technology Transfer Actions and Key aspects for the creation of a successful spin-off André Farinha, Constança Rosas and Mirko Kovac (ICL) on The intricacies of looking underwater with a drone – A dual agent system for aerial and underwater operations Ashutosh Choubey (ICL) on   Commercialisation of university based R&D projects Julio L. Paneque and  Raúl Tapia (USE) on Heterogeneous Robot Cooperation The event was successful with 90 registered participants, 16 lectures, 6 demonstration flights, and 200 visitors of the exhibition area where 7 companies presented their products and services.  Photos of the event are available in the gallery of the DroneDays official website .