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Results Seminar

Jan 31st 2024

Tampere University
City center campus

Main building
Auditorium A1 A209

SIX Mobile Work Machines and FIMA - Forum for Intelligent Machines invite mobile machine industry players and research institutes to participate in their joint results seminar

Result highlights will be presented together with researchers and company representatives.​

Researchers will also present project posters and are available for discussion during breaks.

The event is free-of-charge and open to all. Registration is mandatory.




8:30 – 9:00

Registration & coffee

9:00 – 9:15

Opening words
  • Pekka Yli-Paunu, Kalmar

9:15 – 10:30

Session 1
  • Mobile machine industry in Finland

    • Marko Kotonen, Business Finland

  • Introduction to industry roadmap & themes

    • Johannes Hyrynen, VTT / Antti Sirén, FIMA

  • Systemic project portfolios: SIX MM & FIMA

    • Johannes Hyrynen, VTT / Antti Sirén, FIMA

  • Result basket: How to better utilize academic results in industry setting?

  • Pitches from all projects: Research questions & expected key results from industry perspective

10:30 – 11:00


11:00 – 12:00

Session 2

SIX Mobile Work Machines story

  • How it was built & operating principles, Harri Nieminen, VTT

  • Success factors & lessons learned, Harri Nieminen, VTT

  • Success stories & beyond

    • Competitiveness through Data & MoRE Data -projects, Jyri Arponen, Sitra

    • Platform of Excellence, Matti Vilkko, TAU

    • Influencing EU, Johannes Hyrynen, VTT

    • Finnish Flagships cooperation possibilities, Miika Kaski, Sandvik

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch (at own expense)

13:00 -14.30

Session 3

Result highlights from selected projects presented by researchers and company representatives

  • MoRE Data: Mobile work machines circular economy data

    • Pirkka Frosti, IOXIO / Pekka Yli-Paunu, Kalmar

  • FeMMa: Future Electrified Mobile Machines

    • Marko Seppänen, TAU / Marko Antila, VTT / Juuso Kelkka, Valmet Automotive

  • DeCarbo: Decarbonizing mobile machine systems

    • Sahas Shah, VTT

  • SANTTU: Simplification of control and operation of heavy machinery with semiautonomous operator assistance systems

    • Emil Kurvinen, Qasim Khadim, University of Oulu

14:30 – 15:00

Coffee break

15:00– 16:00

Session 4

Result highlights continue

  • PEAMS: Platform Economy for Autonomous Mobile Machines Software Development

    • Jukka Yrjänäinen, Tampere University / Anna-Kaisa Repo, Mitsubishi Logisnext Europe

  • COMMA: Connected Mobile Machine Lifetime Cyber Security

    • Timo Malm, VTT / Jyrki Sauramäki, Epec

  • STRA4: Strategic Foresight for Sustainable Innovation and Growth
    • Antti-Jussi Tahvanainen, VTT

16:00– 17:30

Open networking in the poster lobby (Toivo)
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