Speakers

Dr. Beverley Adams, Head of CPR (Catastrophe Planning & Response), Guy Carpenter, a Marsh & McLennan Company
Justin Adams, Director of Business Development, Kovar & Associates, LLC
Ashleigh Allam, Drone Team, Red Apple Productions
 
Radley Angelo, CEO, Spark Aerial
Michael Auerbach, Senior Vice President, Albright Stonebridge Group
Emily Avant, Senior Counsel, CNN
 
Wayne Baker, Fire Chief, City of Joshua, TX
 
Drew Baustian, Regional Sales Manager, MicaSense
Juan Bergelund, General Manager, UAV del Peru
Ameet Bhansali, Vice President, Intel Capital
Jim Blanchard, ScD, Chief Scientist, UAS Academy
 
Neil Boland, Chief Information Security Officer, Major League Baseball
Fred Borda, Co-founder, COO, Aerial Innovation
 
Chad Budreau, Public Relations & Government Affairs Director, AMA
Dr. Scott Burgess, Associate Professor, College of Aeronautics, Department of Flight, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Thomas Camp, Business and Product Development, Verizon Innovation Program
Ashley Carroll, Partner, Social Capital
Michael Chambliss, Technologist, International Cinematographers Guild/IATSE Local 600
Eric Cheng, Head of Immersive Media, Facebook
 
Matt Clark, Senior Associate, Hogan Lovells
John "JC" Coffey, Executive Director, Unmanned Systems, Cherokee Nation Technology Portfolio
 
Joseph Cousins, News Photojournalist, KPIX CBS 5
Dr. Gerald Curry, Deputy Associate Under Secretary for Security, U.S. Department of Energy
Karen DiMeo, UAS Technical Lead, FAA
Julia DiPalma, Mechanical Static Design Engineer, Shell Global Solutions
Mark Dufau, Director of Sales, Commercial, AeroVironment
Peter Dumont, President & CEO, Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA)
Frederik Dunschen
Romeo Durscher, Director of Education, DJI North America
 
Tony Eggimann, Captain, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
Lisa Ellman, Global UAS Practice Chair, Hogan Lovells; Co-Executive Director, Commercial Drone Alliance
Jonathan Evans, CEO, Skyward; President, Global UTM Association
Steven Fargo, CEO, DataWing Global
Jerome Ferguson, Director of Autonomous Systems, United Parcel Service (UPS)
 
Matthew Fladeland, Airborne Science Manager, Earth Science Division, NASA Ames Research Center
Biren Gandhi, Distinguished Strategist, Cisco Corporate Strategy Office
Gavin Garrison, Film Producer, Red Apple Productions
Dyan Gibbens, CEO & Founder, Trumbull Unmanned
Marke "Hoot" Gibson, Senior Advisor on UAS Integration, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
 
Dr. Ken Giles, Professor, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, UC Davis
Martin Gomez, Director of Aeronautical Platforms, Facebook
Scott Gregory, FAA-Certified UAS Operator, Remote Sensing Program Manager, Ag One Solutions
 
Brendan Groves, Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice
 
Jeff Gunnulfsen, Director, Security and Risk Management, American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM)
Nitin Gupta, Founder & CEO, FlytBase
 
Richard Hanson, President, Academy of Model Aeronautics
Rick Hassna, Chief Pilot, Alameda County Sheriff’s Office
Denis R. Hébert, Chairman of the Board, Security Industry Association (SIA)
Jason Heywood, Director of Business Development, DroneView Technologies
Carl Honaker, Airport Manager, Moffett Field
Taylor Horsager, UAS Chief Pilot, American Family
Brent Ingraham, The Office of Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logisti, Department of Defense
Tom Irvine, Managing Director, Content Development, AIAA - American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Todd Jacobs, Project Scientist, UAS Program, NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Varun Jain, Head of Early-Stage Fund, Qualcomm Ventures
Jesse Kallman, President, Airbus Aerial
Nazlin Kanji, Director of Programs, AeroVironment
Marc Kegelaers, Co-owner, CEO, Unifly; Vice President, Global UTM Association
Bradley Koeckeritz, Chief of the UAS division, U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Aviation Services
Parimal "PK" Kopardekar, Manager, Safe Autonomous System Operations (SASO) Project, NASA
Christopher Korody, Principal, DroneBusiness.center
John Langford, CEO, Aurora Flight Sciences
 
Andrew Lloyd, Managing Director, Visual Law Group
Assembly Member Evan Low, District 28, California State Assembly
Tom Madigan, Commander, Alameda County Sheriff's Office
Jessica Magill, Acount Executive, AOPA Insurance Agency
 
Daniel Magy, Founder, Citadel Defense Co.
 
Craig Marcinkowski, Director, Strategy and Business Development, Gryphon Sensors
Travis Mason, VP of Public Policy and Government Affairs, Airbus A³
Philip McGillivary, Science Liaison, US Coast Guard
Christopher Moccia, EVP Telecommunications, Measure
Jessie Mooberry, Technologist, The Peace Innovation Lab at Stanford
Eric Mueller, Aerospace Engineer, NASA
Lyela Mutisya, CEO, Kenspeco Ltd.
Anil Nanduri, VP, New Technology Group; General Mgr, UAV Segment, Perceptual Computing Group, Intel
Mickey H. Osterreicher, General Counsel, National Press Photographers Association (NPPA)
Nelson Paez, CEO, DreamHammer
 
Robert Parker, Customer Support Manager, MicaSense
Manu Pillai, Undergraduate Student, Electronics and Communication, Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering
Laura Ponto, Head of Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Project Wing, X
Art Pregler, UAS Program Director, AT&T
Tom Prevot, Director of Engineering, Airspace Systems, Uber Elevate
Bill Pritchett, Director of Education, AMA
Joshua Pruitt, Chief Pilot, Abroadened Horizon
 
Brian Raber, Vice President, Merrick Company
Charles Raley, Senior Attorney, Enforcement Division, Office of Chief Counsel, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Christian Ramsey, President, uAvionix Corporation
Sasha Rao, Partner, Maynard Cooper & Gale
Steve Reinharz, President & CEO, Robotic Assistance Devices
Susan Roberts, Founder/Executive, GE Beyond
Don Roby, Training Program Manager, Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA)
Jeff Rose, Chief UAS Pilot, Sinclair Broadcast Group
Michael Sanderson, CEO/Director of Photography/Director, Ateles Films/BBC's Planet Earth II/NatGeo Wild
Harold Schapelhouman, Fire Chief, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
Todd Schlekeway, Executive Director, National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE)
 
Nathan Schuett, Founder & CEO, PRENAV
Michael Sedam, Lieutenant, Commander, California Highway Patrol, Office of Air Operations
William Seymour, Tulare County Sheriff's Department
 
John Sheehan, Lockheed Martin Skunk Works
Adi Singh, Principal Scientist, Ford Motor Company
Matthew Slawson, UAS Team/Patrol Division, Torrance Police Department
Dennis Sliva, Sergeant, Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Jesse Smith, Founder, California Spatial Solutions, GIS Specialist, City of Oroville
Colin Snow, CEO and Founder, Skylogic Research, LLC
Chidambaram Somu, Virtual Construction Manager, DPR Construction
Paul Spaur, Commercial Lead, North America, Pix4D
Abby Speicher Carroll, CEO and Co-Founder, DARTdrones
Nick Speidell, Chief Risk and Logistics Officer, The Green Solution
 
Archie Stafford, CTO, Fly-Robotics, LLC
Maria Stefanopoulos, Production Manager, ABC News
Kathleen "Kat" Swain, Senior Director, UAS Programs, AOPA - Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
Mike Tully, President & CEO, Aerial Services, Inc.
Hector Ubiñas, UAS Program Lead/Aviation Safety Advisor, San Diego Gas & Electric
John Valencia, Executive Director, City of San Diego Office of Homeland Security
Gustavo G. M. Venegas, Black Bee Drones Team
Tiffany Vinson, Homeland Security Coordinator, City of San Diego Office of Homeland Security
John M. Wechkin, Partner, Perkins Coie LLP
Charles Werner, Acting Deputy State Coordinator, Disaster Services, Virginia Department of Emergency Management
Gretchen West, Senior Advisor, Hogan Lovells, & Co-Executive Director, Commercial Drone Alliance
Jack Wu, CEO, Nightingale Security
Joshua Ziering, Founder, Kittyhawk.io
Bilal Zuberi, Partner, Lux Capital