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Le comunità di energia rinnovabile (Energy Communities) diventeranno presto una realtà in Europa, spinte dalla recente direttiva "Clean Energy for all Europeans" che obbliga gli Stati membri a garantire un sistema energetico più competitivo, incentrato sull’utente finale, flessibile e non discriminatorio. Le Energy Communities rappresentano gli attori chiave del progetto di ricerca RENAISSANCE, che esplora e...

Dear colleagues, nowadays, Italy and many other EU Countries are imposing tight restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19. We are writing to update you on how we at Deep Blue are responding to this global crisis. To protect our team and help with containment, we have been working remotely since the 9th of March. We...

We are happy to share that we will be involved in 4 new European Research projects, whose proposals have successfully passed the evaluation phase, under the H2020-SESAR ER4 call. MAHALO This project deals with automation, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Machine Learning (ML). Mahalo aims at creating an automated system that not only learns from the individual operator,...

Recently, EUROCONTROL shared an infographic of its ATM training offer in 2019. The figures are very interesting. For example, they show that their training offer incremented in 2019 compared with previous years. In fact, IANS added 12 new courses during last year, bringing the total of courses available to EUROCONTROL member states to 146. The courses...

Yesterday, we attended the first ClimOP WP1 workshop. ClimOp aims at recommending policymakers a set of promising strategies to mitigate the impact of aviation on climate. During the workshop, we have selected the most climate-relevant aviation operational improvements. Together with aviation stakeholders, ClimOP will further model, quantitatively analyse and assess them. Interesting and fruitful group discussions...

Last week, we delivered our Human Factors for ATSEPs course at EUROCONTROL’s Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC). Two days to introduce technical roles to the Human Factors basics, such as Human abilities and limitations, communication skills, and stress and fatigue management. We designed the course to meet the needs and expectations of air traffic safety electronics...

This week, we delivered our Automation and Liability in ATM training course at EUROCONTROL's Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC). Three intense days, full of interesting discussions about the potential legal liability implications associated with the introduction of automation in Air Traffic Control. According to our trainers, Paola Lanzi, Damiano Taurino and Giuseppe Contissa, it was...

What is your opinion about automated transport? The Drive2thefuture project has launched a survey to better understand your traveling preferences. In short, the purpose of the survey is to explore your opinions about the acceptance of Autonomous Vehicles for different transport modes. The survey is structured in a modular way. In other words, it consist of...

Skill-UP: skilling, upskilling and reskilling in the future Air Transport kicks-off today. Launched in the framework of the Erasmus+ initiative, the Skill-UP research project defines new knowledge, skills and competences required for the different professionals of the aeronautical sector of the future. Starting from a needs analysis, Skill-UP intends to redesign educational and vocational training...

Continua la nostra collaborazione con TUA - Trasporto Unico Abruzzese, iniziata lo scorso autunno con i primi workshop sulla manutenzione ferroviaria. Martina Ragosta e Carlo Valbonesi, esperti di Human Factors, hanno condotto un workshop interattivo per l'analisi dei Fattori Umani e Organizzativi nei processi di produzione dei servizi e formazione del personale. L'analisi utilizza metodologie sviluppate nel...