Past events

Program 2018

8.30-9.00 Coffee and registration.

9.00 Opening of the Workshop
9.00      Laura Ruotsalainen, University of Helsinki: “Cutting-edge data science for indoor navigation in demanding situations”
9.20      Martti Kirkko-Jaakkola, Finnish Geospatial Research Institute: Indoor Navigation Research Interests at FGI”

9.40-10.40 Presentations
9.40        Kimmo Kalliola, Quuppa: “Setting the standard of RTLS powered by the world’s strongest ecosystem”
10.00      Tuomas Hapola, Suunto: “An orientation filter for running shoe mounted IMUs”
10.20      Otto Seiskari, IndoorAtlas : “Online to offline State-of-the-art indoor positioning now on the device”

10.40 – 11.20 Coffee

11.20-12.20 Presentations
11.20      Ossi Kaltiokallio, Aalto University
11.40      Vincenzo Di Pietra, Politecnico di Torino: “An integrated low-cost platform for underground navigation”
12.00      Kimmo Järvinen, University of Helsinki: “Privacy-preserving indoor positioning”                             

12.20 – 13.20 Lunch

13.20-14.15 Presentations
13.20      Vilen Looga, VimAI: “Infrastructure-less building-scale Augmented Reality experiences”
13.40      Jari Saarinen, GIM Robotics: “Four seasons of 3D positioning”
14.00      Hannu Aronsson, Portalify: “Indoor location for public safety and business critical situational awareness”

14.15 – 14.35 Coffee

14.35-15.45 Presentations
14.35      Roland Hostettler, Aalto University: “Rao-Blackwellized Gaussian Filtering and Smoothing for Indoor Positioning Applications”
14.55      Isaac Skog and Gustaf Hendeby, University of Linköping: “Magnetic field odometery” and “Adaptive zero-velocity detectors”
15.25      Dimitrios Milioris, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT): “Deep Localization”

15.45 Closing of the Workshop
University of Helsinki / Finnish Geospatial Research Institute, “Wrapping up INTO 2018”


Program 2017

8.30-9.00 Coffee and registration
9.00      Opening of the Workshop

9.00      Laura Ruotsalainen, Finnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI): Positioning
anywhere, anytime
9.20      Jouni Salo, MapsPeople: Next Generation Indoor Navigation
9.40      Tuomas Hapola, Suunto Oy: Sensor-Aided Navigation in Running
10.00    Otto Seiskari, IndoorAtlas: From Magnetic to Hybrid
10.20    Mikael Westerlund, Savox Communications:  Zero visibility, 58seconds of air left, need to get out now!

10.40-11.20 Coffee

11.20    Elena-Simona Lohan, Tampere University of Technology: Robustness and privacy challenges in indoor positioning
11.40    Ossi Kaltiokallio, Aalto University: Gaining situational awareness in indoor environments using narrowband RF signals
12.00    Isaac Skog, University of Linköping: Smart Inertial Sensor Arrays

12.20 – 13.20 Lunch

13.20    Kai Turunen, HPE Aruba: Location Services: Bridging the gap between digital and physical worlds
13.40    Jouni Kämäräinen, Here: HERE Indoor Solutions
14.00    Pauli Stigell, Tekes: From Galileo to New Space Economy

14.20 – 14.40 Coffee

14.40    Mikko Simola, Loxus Technologies
15.00    Tuomo Malkamäki,  Finnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI): Kaivos- project
15.20    Philipp Muller, Tampere University of Technology: Indoor Localisation using Aroma Fingerprints: A First Sniff
15.40-16.00 Closing of the Workshop
Finnish Geospatial Research Institute, Wrapping up INTO 2017

Program 2016

Seminar on Indoor Navigation (INTO) 2016

8.30-9.00 Coffee and registration
9.00-9.05 Opening of the Workshop
9.05–9.20 Laura Ruotsalainen, Finnish Geospatial Research Institute

9.20-10.40 Presentations

9.20       Lauri Wirola, HERE – HERE for indoors and outdoors
9.40       Riku Jäntti, Aalto – Adaptive radio tomographic imaging based indoor localization system
10.00     Thomas Burgess, – Crowd learning for indoor navigation
10.20      Jari Saarinen, Gim Ltd. – Indoor navigation with and for Mobile robots

10.40-11.20 Coffee
11.20-12.40 Presentations

11.20      Arno Solin, IndoorAtlas – Inertial Navigation on Smartphones
11.40      Kimmo Kalliola, Quuppa – Quuppa in action: selected case examples
12.00      Marju Ferenets, Eliko – Kio RTLS – A UWB based indoor positioning technology

12.20 – 13.20 Lunch
13.20-14.20 Presentations

13.20      Pauli Stigell, Tekes – Innovation funding for navigation
13.40      Mario Costa, Huawei – Prospects for Positioning in 5G
14.00      Pavel Davidson, Tampere University of Technology (TUT) – Sensor fusion for kinesiology research

14.20 – 14.40 Coffee
14.40-15.20 Presentations

14.40      Robert Guinness, FGI – MyGeoTrust: Aiming for Privacy-preserving Indoor Positioning
15.00      Mikko Parviainen, TUT – Self-localisation in Ad Hoc Indoor Acoustic Networks
15.20      Petri Honkamaa, VTT – 3D Tracking of Mobile Device using several Pointclouds

15.40-16.00 Closing of the Workshop
Finnish Geospatial Research Institute, “Wrapping up INTO 2016”

Indoor Navigation seminar 2015 in Pasila


Seminar on Indoor Navigation  INTO 2015

9:00-9:05 Opening of the Workshop, FGI
9:05-9:20 Laura Ruotsalainen, Finnish Geospatial Research Institute: Indoor navigation at FGI
9:20-9:40 Lauri Wirola, HERE Connecting indoor and outdoor
9:40-10:00 Tuomas Ilola, Nimble Devices: Augumented reality in indoor wayfinder
10:00-10:20 Sami Herrala, 9Solutions
10:20-10:40 Harry Santamäki, KoppiCatch Oy: Opportunity map of Indoors world: how investor community sees the domain
10:40-11:20 Break with coffee and refreshments, demos
11:20-11:40 Simo Särkkä, IndoorAtlas: Indoor positioning using natural magnetic fields
11:40-12:00 Kimmo Kalliola, Quuppa: Riding the IoTwave with intelligent high accuracy locationing
12:00-12:20 Juha Polkko, Elisa: Elisa’s WLAN / Wi-Fi Location services
12:20-12:40 Johannes Verwijnen, EkaHau: Evaluating Indoor Positioning Errors
12:40-13:30 Lunch at restaurant Keltasirkku
13:30-13:45 Pauli Stigell, Tekes: Positioning where the money is
13:45-14:05 Isaac Skog, KTH: The TOR system — today and tomorrow
14:05-14:25 Aiden Morrison, Sintef: Collaborative Navigation for Defense Objectives
14:25-14:50 Break with coffee and refreshments
14:50-15:10 Jussi Collin, TUT: Don’t worry about gyroscope biases
15:10-15:30 Henri Nurminen, TUT: Beyond the normal distribution – novel Bayesian filters for indoor positioning
15:30-15:50 Timo Lehikoinen, VTT: Ultra Wide Band, an optimal technology for positioning
15:50-16:00 Closing of the Workshop, FGI “Wrapping up INTO 2015”