6th edition of Fórum do Mar

BUSINESS2SEA 2016 took place at Porto (Portugal) from 16 to 18 November 2016. INESC TEC participated in the event with a booth at the exhibition area, highlighting the recent and ongoing sea-related R&D activities. Among others, the exhibition showcased the BYRD drone (a customized drone for air inspection of power assets that we recently developed for EDP Labelec), the MARES AUV, the TURTLE autonomous robotic deep sea lander, and the BLUECOM+ project. INESC TEC also participated in other parallel events, in particular, the “Energy Transfer Wireless and Broadband Communications at Sea: EEA Grants projects BLUECOM+ and ENDURE”, and the “Six Innovative Tides - Creating Value with a Sustainable Logistics” conferences. Besides, the 2016 STRONGMAR conference took place within BUSINESS2SEA.