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Get ready for the Njord Competition!


Njord – The Autonomous Ship Challenge is a unique, international student competition, where participants are tasked with designing and building an autonomous ship.

The aim of the event, which will be digitally held from 18th to 19th August 2021 by and for the students, is to inspire innovation and smart solutions within marine autonomy, as well as creating a platform for personal development and networking. Students will face real life problems currently experienced by the marine industry, giving them genuine experience with teamwork, prototyping, problem solving and innovation.

AUTOSHIP, sponsor of the challenge, will be presented, together with a topic related to autonomous sailing/navigation.

Discover more about the competition, its rules and teams clicking here!