The 2nd International Forum on Smart and Autonomous Navigation Technology of Ships

Russian University of Transport, Harbin Engineering University and Wuhan University of Technology invite you to the 2nd International High-Level Forum on Smart and Autonomous Navigation Technologies of ships held

ON DECEMBER 22, 2022

with support of International Joint Laboratory of Smart and Autonomous Navigation Technology for Ships, Innovation & Cooperation in Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering (ICNAME) Alliance, Industry Association MARINET, Key laboratory of Intelligent Technology and Application of Marine Equipment (Harbin Engineering University).

The Forum will join researchers from several countries presenting development in technology, regulation and training for autonomous ships and vehicles. The program of the event is available below.

The Forum will be held in virtual format. To join the Forum, please register at

Time (GMT) Topic Speaker Organization and Position
6:00 Introduction Alexander Klimov RUSSIAN UNIVERSITY OF TRANSPORT (MIIT)
06:05-06:10 Opening Speech Alexander Pinskiy a-Navigation Promotion Center MARINET RUT
06:10-06:15 Opening Speech Wang Junli The Chinese Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
06:15-06:30 Development of MASS and MASS Legislation in Russia Natalia Kharchenko a-Navigation Promotion Center MARINET RUT
06:30-06:40 Free discussion All participants
06:40-06:55 Progress in R&D and testing of MASS in China Baochen Zhang China Institute of Navigation
06:55-07:05 Free discussion All participants
07:05-07:20 Practical use of MASS Vladimir Teterev Rosmorport
07:20-07:30 Free discussion All participants
07:30-07:45 China’s autonomous ship regulations and regulations construction Wu Sun China Classification Society
07:45-07:55 Free discussion All participants
07:55-08:10 Development of autonomous navigation in Brazil Rafael Coelho Tidewise
08:10-08:20 Free discussion All participants
08:20-08:35 Some studies and considerations on MASS design Xin Li Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute (SDARI)
08:35-08:45 Free discussion All participants
08:45-09:00 Coffee Break
09:00-09:15 Nala Theseus: Barunastra ITS Research on Autonomous Surface Vehicle Maria Valentia Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS)
09:15-09:25 Free discussion All participants
09:25-09:40 Development of fully automated tugboats Viktor Senchenko Admiral Ushakov State Maritime University
09:40-09:50 Free discussion All participants
09:50-10:05 Maritime Objects Recognition Xiangfeng Luo Shanghai University
10:05-10:15 Free discussion All participants
10:15-10:30 “Marine marker” USV Alexey Titov Astrakhan Tatishchev State University
10:30-10:40 Free discussion All participants
10:40-10:55 Visual Perception Technology for Ship Intelligent Navigation Hui Feng Wuhan University Of Technology
10:55-11:05 Free discussion All participants
11:05-11:20 Advanced training programs and simulators for MASS specialists. Sergey Khodko Academy of Water Transport Russian University of Transport
11:20-11:30 Free discussion All participants
11:30-11:35 Formation Control of Unmanned Surface Vehicles under Complex Communication Conditions Xiangli Jiang Harbin Engineering University
11:35-11:45 Free discussion All participants
11:45-11:50 Closing Remarks