UPCOMING CONFERENCES


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PREPARING THE DRONE WORKFORCE,

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REGISTRATION CLOSES MARCH 6, 2020.

PREPARING THE DRONE WORKFORCE 
DRAFT AGENDA-IN-BRIEF


Sunday, March 15, 2020
5:00pm-7:00pm  Networking reception – Open bar & hors d'oeuvres


Monday, March 16, 2020
8:30am BREAKFAST – Networking
9:00am INTRODUCTIONS – Speakers from key sectors
9:30am PANEL – The Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) education and training pipeline
10:30am BREAK – Networking opportunity
10:45am PANEL – Community & technical college programs
12:00pm LUNCH – FAA presentation on UAS programs
1:00pm PANEL – Update on university UAS Test Sites
1:45pm PANEL – Training for specific UAS applications
3:00pm SPEAKER – Cliff Fleet, President & CEO, Colonial
Williamsburg Foundation
3:15pm BREAK -- Networking opportunity 
3:30pm PANEL – UAS workforce demand
4:45pm Transition to evening reception
5:00pm-7:00pm Networking reception – Open bar & hors d'oeuvres


Tuesday, March 17, 2020

8:30am BREAKFAST – Networking
9:00am PANEL – Drones in K-12 schools
9:45am SPEAKER – Dr. Glenn DuBois, Chancellor, Virginia Community College System
10:00am BREAK – Networking opportunity
10:15am PANEL – UAS research initiatives
11:15am PANEL – Industry perspectives on what’s ahead
12:15pm LUNCH – Civil air patrol demonstration
1:00pm Outdoor drone demonstration and display