Joint H2020 OpenDR – FOCETA Summer School: Continuous Engineering and Deep Learning for Trustworthy Autonomous Systems.

Jul 19, 2022 | Events

Thessaloniki, GR – October 3-7, 2022

The FOCETA consortium is happy to announce the organisation of the joint H2020 OpenDR – FOCETA Summer School which will take place at the Aristotle University Research Dissemination Center in Thessaloniki, GR, on October 3-7, 2022.

The aim of the Summer School will be to demonstrate the approaches and methodologies implemented in the H2020 OpenDR and FOCETA projects to cope with the complex issues related to Continuous Engineering and Deep Learning for Trustworthy Autonomous Systems.

The summer school will host invited talks by distinguished researchers and industrial experts, as well as talks by the project participants that will reflect the achievements in the two ongoing projects.

The event is specifically designed for graduate and doctoral students as well as young researchers.

The joint H2020 OpenDR – FOCETA Summer School will offer opportunities for discussions among participants and transfer knowledge between the two projects.

The Summer School program is currently being set up. Many lecturers have already confirmed their talks, both from industry and academia, e.g., Adam Molin (Denso Germany), Xiaowei Huang (University of Liverpool), Son Tong (Siemens), Doron Peled (Bar-Ilan University), Ezio Bartocci (TU Wien), Mohamed AbdElSalam (Siemens EDA), Michael Paulitsch (Intel), Bettina Könighofer (Graz University of Technology), Georgios Fainekos (Toyota North America), Anastasios Tefas (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Alexandros Iosifidis (Aarhus University), Abhinav Valada (University of Freiburg), Roel Pieters (Tampere University), Stefania Pedrazzi/Daniel Dias (Cyberbotics), Gizem Bozdemir/Francesco Ferro (PAL Robotics), Alea Scovill/Ole Green (Agrointelli), Robert Babuska/Jens Kober (Delft University of Technology), Nikolaos Passalis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Paraskevi Nousi (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Nikolaos Nikolaidis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Erdal Kayacan (Aarhus University). Check the full program on the event website tab “Program”.

Attendance of the summer school is in person and it is restricted to registered participants. There is no registration fee, but since there are only a limited number of spaces available, participation in the summer school is subject to approval by the organisers. Applicants have to submit their applications as soon as possible using the form available at tab “Registration”. The name(s) of the person(s) who can provide a reference (preferably advisors, professors, or senior colleagues) have to be included.

For more information, feel free to contact Nikos Kekatos (FOCETA) <> or visit the event website at 

Please feel free to download the leaflet.

The FOCETA consortium is looking forward to meeting you!