Speakers

Call For Presenters – So Many Opportunities!

We are looking for industry experts to speak, hold workshops, and do flight demonstrations at the conference.

Presentations are one hour in length and our rooms can accommodate up to 50 participants.

Flight demonstrations are 15 minutes in length and will be conducted outside, weather permitting.

We are seeking speakers on the following areas:

  • manufacturers
  • ancillary products and services
  • governing entities
  • current drone users

Topics should be geared toward each day’s unique theme and audience. See descriptions below. Case studies, statistics, product demos, regulations, pilot recruitment; all are of interest to the attendees of this conference.

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SEPTEMBER 19TH: CORPORATE FLIGHT PLAN

Commercial Drone Technology and Industry Regulations for Organizations:
Deploying Drones for a Better Bottom Line

On day one we focus on large organizations that are considering employing a department of professional UAV pilots to enhance their current service offerings. We will provide access to subject matter experts who can provide information on opportunities and benefits for various industries, rules and regulations, hardware and software options, investment and return on investment, and how to find and train professional pilots.

A career fair will be held to connect professional and aspiring UAV pilots with corporations who are actively seeking to hire staff pilots.

Doug Marshall

Douglas Marshall

President
TrueNorth Consulting, LLC

UAS Integration into Civil Airspace:
Policy, Regulations and Strategy

Dan Gattinger

Dan Gettinger

Founder and Co-Director
Center for the Study of Drone at Bard College

Public Safety Drones:
An In-depth study on the acquisition of drones by police, sheriff, and other public safety agencies in the U.S.

Jeff Antonelli

Jeffrey Antonelli

Founder
Antonelli Law

Best Practices for Large Corporations and Organizations

More speakers will appear here as they are announced.

SEPTEMBER 20TH: PROFESSIONAL PILOTS

Commercial Drone Technology and Industry Regulations for Individuals Interested in Becoming Professional Drone Pilots: Corporate or Entrepreneur – That is the question.

On day two we focus on the professional and aspiring professional UAS pilot. We will provide subject matter experts who can help them decide if they should take an employment or entrepreneur path. We will provide information on industry opportunities for professional pilots in the corporate and entrepreneurial arenas, rules and regulations, hardware and software options, investment and return on investment, and how to start or enhance a small business with commercial drone services.

A career fair will be held to connect professional and aspiring UAV pilots with corporations who are actively seeking to hire staff pilots.

Doug Marshall

Douglas Marshall

President
TrueNorth Consulting, LLC

The Importance of Good, Standardized Training for Professional Pilots

Jeff Antonelli

Jeffrey Antonelli

Founder
Antonelli Law

Starting or Expanding Your Small Business with Drone Technology

Paul Barsamian

Paul Barsamian

Principle Director
Accenture Digital & Eagles View Aerial LLC

The Internet of Things (IoT) and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Technologies

More speakers will appear here as they are announced.

SEPTEMBER 21ST: UNMANNED ENTREPRENEURS

Commercial Drone Technology and Industry Regulations for the Entrepreneur:
Building Your Business and Educating the Consumer

On day three we focus on the Unmanned Entrepreneur. A formidable individual who, despite the inherent challenges, has a burning desire to step into a new technological age, and a new endeavor, to make a unique contribution. Early adopters can take advantage of this opportunity to learn from subject matter experts and other entrepreneurs on the growing trends and benefits of deploying UAS technology across various industries, rules and regulations, hardware and software options, investment and return on investment, and how to start or enhance a small business with commercial drone services.

An entrepreneur fair will be held to allow entrepreneurs to engage with other entrepreneurs, industry experts, and consumers to promote the growing trends, benefits, and capabilities of drone-based service providers.

Fabio Brancati

Fabio Brancati

Real Estate Agent
RE/MAX Professional Select

Drones for Real Esate

Cynthia R. Cauthern Ph.D

Cynthia R. Cauthern Ph.D

President & Founder
Transcendence UAS

The Secret Sauce to Finding the Perfect UAV/UAS Hire

More speakers will appear here as they are announced.

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