We will be organizing exciting workshops and events for next year. Please contact us for more information or register in the emailing list.


Seminars and Meetings

  • We are currently holding a monthly Verification of Autonomous Systems Seminar Series via Zoom on the first Thrusday of the month.  If you would like to receive invitations and information about this series, please join our TC using the "Join Us" link above.  It features presentations from TC members at both introductory and advanced levels.  If you would like to present, please contact the TC Co-Chairs using the information at the "Contact" link above. 
    • Upcoming speakers are posted below in the "Upcoming Events" section
    • Slides from previous seminars will be posted below as they become available through the links in the "Past Events" section.
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Verification of Autonomous Systems Seminar Series


June 2 2022, 9:00 EDT, 13:00 GMT, 15:00 CET, 21:00 SGT 

Manuela Veloso, " Advancing AI and multi-robot systems through the RoboCup competition"

Liam Paull, "Duckietown and the AI Driving Olympics" 





Verification of Autonomous Systems Seminar Series

*** To download the available slides, please click on the respective seminar title ***


May 7, 2020

Signe Redfield, "Autonomous Behavior Specification

Dejanira Araiza-Illan, "On verification, safety and manufacturing in Industries 4.0"


June 4, 2020

Michael Fisher, "Steps to Verifying Autonomous Systems

Mauricio Castillo-Effen, "Trustworthy Autonomous Systems"


July 2, 2020

Youcheng Sun, "Validation and Verification of Learning-Enabled State Estimation System for Robotics

Chris Allsopp, "Developing a Taxonomy of Errors for the Integration of Autonomous Components


August 6, 2020

John S. Baras, "Trusted Autonomy Theory and Applications"

Jim Kapinski, “Application of lightweight verification methods to delivery devices” (slides not available)


September 3, 2020



October 1, 2020

Joanna Olszewska, "On V&V of Intelligent Vision Systems"

Charles Lesire-Cabaniols, "Formal methods for verification and control of software architectures"


November 5, 2020

Marco Roggero, "Design and verification of algorithms for object detection and tracking using lidar data"

Brian Logan, "Synthesising provably correct programs for autonomous systems"


December 3, 2020

Annual Technical Committee Members Meeting (2 hours)


January 7, 2021

Michael Winikoff, "Towards a Framework for Certification of Reliable Autonomous Systems"

Jyotirmoy Vinay Deshmukh, "Safe Deep Neural Network Controllers for Autonomous Systems" (slides not available)


February 4, 2021

Geoffrey Biggs, "Software libraries for increasing the reliability of C++ software"

David Tate, "Formal and Empirical Verification of Autonomy for Assurance"


March 4, 2021

Tom Freund, "Urban Air Mobility: Verifying trust"

Liren Yang, "Synthesis-guided Adversarial Example Generation for Gray-box Autonomous Systems with Sensing Imperfections"


April 1, 2021

Aurora Schmidt & Marin Kobilarov, "Verified Assured Learning for Unmanned Embedded Systems (VALUES)" (slides not available)

Ali Narenji Sheshkalani, "Verification of visibility-based properties on multiple moving robots in an environment with obstacles"



May 6, 2021

Sergiy Bogomolov, "Trusted Autonomous Systems: Verification Meets Falsification" (slides not available)

Angelo Ferrando, "ROSMonitoring: A Runtime Verification Framework for ROS" (slides not available)


June 3, 2021

Rosemary Monahan, "Formalising Verifiable Requirements in an Aerospace Use-Case"

Ufuk Topcu, "Autonomous Systems in the Intersection of Formal Methods, Controls and Learning” (slides not available)


July & August 2021 -- Summer break


September 9, 2021

Annual Technical Committee Members Meeting (2 hours)


October 7, 2021

Sadra Sadraddini, "Coordination of Large Heterogeneous Teams from Temporal Logic Specifications" (slides not available)

Kevin Leahy, "Efficient Motion Planning with Collision Avoidance Guarantees" (slides not available)


November 4, 2021

Bowen Weng, "On guaranteed safety assurance of automated driving systems (ADS): a set invariance perspective" (slides not available)

Max Cohen, "Safe Exploration in Learning-based Control of Autonomous Systems" (slides not available)


December 2, 2021

Mohammad Reza Mousavi, "Trust in Autonomous Systems through Verifiability"

Simos Gerasimou, "Evolutionary-Guided Controller Synthesis for Autonomous Systems" (slides not available)


January 2022 - Christmas/New Year break


February 3 2022

Ebru Aydin Gol, "Cause Mining and System Repair with STL"

Technical Committee members and co-chairs: Discussion on educational activities


 March 3 2022

Cem Hatipoglu, TBC

Technical Committee members and co-chairs: Discussion on industrial focus working group


April 2022 - Spring break



May 5 2022 

Gabriele Ferri, "From SAUC-E to the European Robotics League: supporting robotics through competitions"

Andrea Censi, "Designing everything together"  

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