News & Events

Towards full vehicle automation (TRA2020)

05 March 2020

The MEDIATOR project will contribute to the 8th Transport Research Arena (TRA2020, April 27-30, Helsinki) through the submission and presentation of a paper on the mediator system for partly automated vehicles. The title of this paper (written by Nicole van Nes, Ingrid van Schagen, Diane Cleij, Michiel Christoph, Bram Bakker) is: ‘Towards full vehicle automation: mediating between human and t …

Partner in the spotlight: Kongsberg Maritime

27 February 2020

Kongsberg Maritime is one of 3 business areas within the Kongsberg Group (KOG) which is an international, knowledge-based group that supplies high-technology systems and solutions to customers in the oil and gas industry, the merchant marine, and the defense and aerospace industries. Kongsberg Maritime delivers products and systems for positioning, navigation, automation, propulsion, steering and …

3rd International Conference on Intelligent Human Systems

25 February 2020

The 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Human Systems Integration: Integrating People and Intelligent Systems (IHSI 2020) provided a global forum for discussing human-machine interaction topics in a broad area of applications. About 180 scheduled talks covered innovative topics on transportation engineering, automotive design, cognitive systems, computational modelling, smart materials as …

First detailed design of the Mediator prototype system close to completion

17 February 2020

After the first six months of the MEDIATOR project, the second work package was kicked-off. Within this part of the project, an actual prototype of the mediator system will be developed, which will later on in the project be integrated into two vehicles to undergo testing and evaluation. As the project is now closing in on the end of its first year, the first deliverable of this second work …

MEDIATOR Advisory Board meeting

16 December 2019

The 1st Mediator Advisory Board meeting took place on 26th November 2019 at FCA Pomigliano Technical Center in Naples (Italy). Ten international experts from around the world joined this meeting; four industrial experts and six scientific experts. On behalf of the Industrial Advisory Board Sebastian Hergeth from BMW (Germany), Franziska Schmalfuss from IAV Automotive Engineering (Germania), …

Partner in the spotlight: VTI

24 October 2019

The Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI) is glad to be a partner in MEDIATOR since it is a project that will combine what we know about driver impairments and vehicle automation to bring out the best of both the driver and the automation system. We are also happy about the cross-modality work that will help us to benefit from lessons learnt in aviation, rail and maritime. …