Project: AVATAR – Advanced Virtual Aptitude and Training Application in Real Time

Acronym AVATAR (Reference Number: FORESTVALUE-069)
Duration 01/03/2019 - 01/03/2022
Project Topic The objective of AVATAR is to complement operator training programmes, such as the Rational Efficient Cost Optimization (RECO), through the development of quantitative support tools. These tools will analyse harvester and forwarder operator’s pre- and post-training work through machine control systems and sensor technology, and compile directed feedback to guide the operator towards more balanced working methods and techniques.
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Network ForestValue
Call ForestValue Cofund Call - Innovating forest-based bioeconomy

Project partner

Number Name Role Country
1 Georg-August Universität Göttingen Coordinator Germany
2 Landesbetrieb Wald und Holz NRW, Forestry Training Centre Neheim Partner Germany
3 Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment and Human Factors Partner Germany
4 Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research Partner Norway
5 Optea AS Partner Norway
6 Skogkurs Partner Norway
7 Swedish Forestry Research Institute Partner Sweden