Under the heading of “A digital Era for Transport”, the Transport Research Arena 2018 (TRA 2018) will explore, discuss and demonstrate paradigm shifts specifically directed at important areas of life, such as transport, mobility, logistics and industrial production. TRA 2018 is an arena for researchers, companies and public authorities active in the field of transport. It welcomes policy makers and stakeholders framing research and transport policy. Together they will share and discuss new ideas, research results, technological solutions and new business models.
Under the theme “Robots and Us”, ERF2018 covers current societal and technical themes related to the field of robotics. Researchers, engineers, managers, and a growing number of entrepreneurs, business people, and public funding officers from all over Europe come together to discuss technology push and market pull and how innovation in robotics can be accelerated. Interesting subjects will be discussed and inspiring pitches heard, including FABULOS project pitch which will be given on 13th March at 14.00–15.30 under session “The new H2020 robotics projects in the SPARC strategy”.