U of T Robotics 2021 Autonomous Vehicals Workshop

Published on Jun 15, 2021

Come and network with Toronto’s growing AV ecosystem.

Join us on June 15 and June 16  for the 2021 Autonomous Vehicles Workshop —  a two-day colloquium featuring the latest in Canada’s cutting edge autonomous vehicle technology. Learn about recent advances in AV research from University of Toronto Robotics Institute faculty and their industry partners.

See what UofT’s top graduates are working on, and hear from our award-winning self-driving car team
Watch the June 15 LiveStream | Watch the June 16 LiveStream

Tuesday, June 15

Times listed in Eastern time zone

12-12:05pmWelcomeSteve Waslander
12:10-12:25pmFaculty talk: Angela SchoelligMotion planning and control with data
12:25-12:40pmFaculty talk: Igor GilitschenskiPutting your Map on a Diet: Safe Navigation without Detailed 3D Maps
12:40-12:55pmFaculty talk: Florian ShkurtiAutonomous Robots in the Wild: Safety During and After Learning
1:00-1:20pmFaculty Q&AModerator: Jonathan Kelly
1:20-2:20pmKeynote Speaker: Raquel Urtasun“A future with self-driving vehicles”
2:30-3:45pmStudent PresentationsSepehr Samavi – “Accounting for Unpredictability in Autonomous Driving Behaviour”
Keenan Burnett – “Almost Autonomous: from aUToronto to Radar-Based Navigation”
Ali Harakeh – “Probabilistic Object Detection for Autonomous Driving“
Chris McKinnon
3:45-5pmTeam WorkshopaUToronto Survey of AV Tech in the car
5-7pmDinner Break
7-9pmBosch/ESCRYPT Networking EventJoin us on spatial chat to mix & mingle with fellow attendees