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Room 1
Wednesday, October 4, 2017  |  10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Open to Conference Attendees Only

Innovative Drone Use for Public Safety and Emergency Response

SPEAKERS
Wayne Baker
Fire Chief, City of Joshua, TX
 
Romeo Durscher
Director of Education, DJI North America
 
Rick Hassna
Chief Pilot, Alameda County Sheriff’s Office
 
Assembly Member Evan Low
District 28, California State Assembly
 
Harold Schapelhouman
Fire Chief, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
MODERATOR
Andrew Lloyd
Managing Director, Visual Law Group
Over the past year, there has been an increase in the adoption rate of UAVs in public safety here in the US. This is still all very new as industry and public safety entities are learning about the needs, the challenges and the tactical and most beneficial use of UAS technology during emergency services. Attend this session where public safety professionals from law enforcement, fire departments, and search and rescue units will share their lessons learned and discuss best practices to advance the use of drones in life- and property-saving operations.