Monday 27th January 2020

Kirsi Viskari, PhD

Vice President, Research and Development

Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK)

Welcome words

Jari Peltoniemi

Director, Engineering, Nokia Digital Automation


The role of drones in digital automation

Pekka Yli-Paunu

Director, Automation Research

Cargotec Finland Oy

Drone applications in harbour environment

Jari Oja


Tampere University

Using drone in icing conditions

Visa Hokkanen

VP of Product

Infrakit Group Oy

Drone utilization in infra construction projects

Teemu Launis

Vice President Sales, Tampere

Elomatic Oy

Up-to-date accurate 3D site model for fast and reliable investment planning

Alain Siebert

Chief Economist & Master Planning

SESAR Joint Undertaking (a European Commission Agency) 

Towards a Digital European Sky

Jukka Hannola

Chief Adviser


Status of RPAS legislation in Finland

Tuesday 28th January 2020

Maria Fiskerud

Project Manager

Nordic Network for Electric Aviation (NEA)

Oras Tynkkynen

Senior Advisor

Sitra (The Finnish Innovation Fund)

Building carbon-neutral Nordics

Tomi Oravasaari

Director of Research Unit

Helsinki Electric Aviation Association

Electrical flying

Antti Mäkinen

CTO, Co-founder

Simosol Oy

Forest management planning applying drones

Jonas Stjernberg

Senior Vice President

Robots Expert

Long range BVLOS flights and why we need U-space

Fabrice Saffre

Research Professor Distributed AI


Collective Intelligence for Autonomous Drone Swarms

Ville Somppi

Director, Product Business and Sales Development


Towards autonomous aviation

Antti Perttula

Principal Lecturer, Head of Aircraft Engineering Education


Eye from the sky:  drones and urban security

Heidi Heinonen

Project Manager

Forum Virium, Carbon neutral drone solutions in Southern Finland

Drones enabling carbon neutrality