• DATS Workshop on Digital Air Traffic Services: Workload and Safety Assessment

    February 6-7, 2023
    new date!
    Linköping University
    Campus Norrköping, Sweden
    Online Workshop

DATS participants 2023
DATS participants 2023
Norrköping industry landscape
LiU Saab

Dear colleague,

we are proud to invite you to the 4th DATS workshop on February 6-7 2023. The workshop will take place in a hybrid format both at Linköping University Campus Norrköping and online and is organized by Linköping University and LFV.

The objective and focus of the workshop is to present, share and discuss the rapid developments within digital ATS. This includes recent research on: What do you like to share in this context?
Please, contact anyone in the organizing committee.
Registration via email to the members of the organizing committee.


We are happy to announce our keynote speaker for 2023:
Erik Langevi)
Erik Langevi (Naviair, Denmark). He will talk about "Using Virtual Technologies to build the future ATM systems."

Preliminary agenda:

Day 1 (February 6)

13:00 - Welcome notes, round table, introduction (Billy Josefsson) [Slides]
13:30 - Lothar Meyer, LFV: Information Cues and the Conflict Life Cycle: Validating a Retrospective-Think-Aloud Technique Using Eye Tracking [Slides]
14:00 - Coffee break
14:15 - KEYNOTE Erik Langevi, Naviair: Virtual Technologies to Be Used to Build the Future ATM Systems [Slides]
15:00 - Short break
15:15 - Goran Pavlovic, EUROCONTROL: Rostering, Productivity and Cross-Border Opportunities in Area Control Centres [Slides]
15:45 - Kari Fält, Saab: Digital Tower--a Research/Industrial Update [Slides]
16:15 - Nimrod Lilith, Mohammed Nadirsha, NTU: Tangible Digital Twin with Shared Visualisation for Collaborative Remote Tower Operations [Slides]
16:45 - Discussions
17:15 - End of the day

18:30 - Networking event at Il Cibo, Olai Kyrkogatan 29

Day 2 (February 7)

9:00 - Wen-Chin Li, Cranfield: Digital Tower Research (OTW Design and ATCOs Monitoring Performance) [Slides]
9:30 - Christiane Schmidt and Rabii Zahir, LiU: First Results of the Project Capacity Modeling and Shift Optimization for Train Dispatchers (CAPMO-Train) [Slides]
10:00 - Coffee break
10:15 - Anders Johannesson, SFV: Remote pilotage (Navigation stöd från land project)
10:45 - Anders Johannesson, SFV: Eye Tracking in Maritime Research
11:15 - Discussions, Take-home messages
11:45 - Closing notes
12:00 - Lunch at De Geer Congress Center (sponsored by SAAB)

For location of workshop venue and restaurants, see Travel Information.

Travel Information

The workshop will partly take place at the beautiful Campus Norrköping of Linköping University in Sweden. Please use this link to get information on possible travel options to Norrköping.

Things to explore: Experience Norrköping

Red: workshop venue; yellow: hotels; purple: restaurants for the networking event and lunch.

Link to an indoor map for meeting room: TPM51.