25 - 28 June, 2024

Stockholm | Sweden

25 - 28 June, 2024

Stockholm | Sweden

Industry day

ECC2024 will feature a day with dedicated industry sessions and panels. These events are open to control practitioners and researchers from industry as well as academia. The Industry Day will be on Thursday, June 27.

During this day there will be a plenary speaker from industry, as well as two industrial panel sessions. There will also be one parallel track of the conference devoted to presentation of contributed industry abstracts. Furthermore there will be a tutorial session on how to close the gap between academic and industrial control research, and a lunch session with examples of successful university-industry consortia.


08.30 – 09.30

Plenary – Ambra Sannino, Vattenfall AB, “Automation and Control in the Electric Power Grid to 2050”

Session 13

Session 14: Industry Abstracts

10.00 – 12.00

Industry Panel – Autonomous Transportation, Moderator: Alf Isaksson, ABB, Panelists: Kristin Nielsen, Epiroc , Sweden, Pascal Laurens, Airbus, France, Johan Sjöberg, Volvo, Sweden, Erik Möllerstedt, Aurora, USA, Kalevi Tervo, ABB, Finland

Optimization & Localization

12:00 – 13:10

Lunch Special Session
Centres in Automatic Control: Research Excellence Is Only the Beginning

13.10 – 13.50

Semi-plenary – Gabriela Hug, ETH, “Data and Control As Key Enablers of Sustainable Electric Power Systems”

14.00 – 16.00

Tutorial Session – Automatic Control Horizon: Roadmap and Industrial Innovation

Automotive & Aerospace

16.30 – 18.10

Industry Panel – Societal Use of Digital Twins, Moderator: Charlotta Johnsson, Lund University, Panelists: Magnus Mellin, Scania , China, Kenneth A. Swope, Boeing, USA, Fearghal O’Donncha, IBM, Ireland, Ulf Carlsson, Xylem, Sweden

Process & Water Systems