Human Factor in Unmanned Systems Operations in the frame of OCEAN2020: this new webinar illustrated how Human Factor issues can support the process of command & control, describing the overall results achieved during more than two years of cooperation.
The session was started by Shahzad Ali, EDA, that presented the current scope of activities within Captech CBRN together with some forecast for the next years. Then, after a short introduction of the project given by Antonino Arecchi, OCEAN2020 Project Coordinator, Leonardo, Tomasz Bajer, OCEAN2020 Project Manager OBR CTM S.A., described the scope of the complete work done from the very beginning of Human Factor in OCEAN2020. The coherent information related to the methodology, statistic information, deliverables and conclusion in scope of operator interface, training needs and innovative solutions for training tools was provided. The aim of the following presenters, Daniele Frisoni Leonardo, Fernando Barbero INDRA, Jonas Lekevicius BPTI, Anna Bartnik CTM and Marta Zapart CTM, was to provide further information regarding possibilities and guidelines for developing operator interfaces, at different levels of the Command and Control chain, enhanced by innovative technologies connected to Augmented Reality AR and Virtual Reality – AR and VR.
The discussion was moderated by Alessandro Marrone Head of Defence Programme, Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI).