UAS in Public Safety, Emergency, and Disaster Response - Conference
Sales Ended
UAS in Public Safety, Emergency, and Disaster Response - Conference

UAS in Public Safety, Emergency, and Disaster Response - Conference

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Roseland Farms

6550 Roseland Farm

Crozet, 22932

View Map

Event description

Description

Pre-Conference

Monday- February 27th

7:00am- 8:00am

Registration Opens

8:00am- 8:15am

Welcome and Opening Addresses-

David King, King Family Vineyards

Chip Harding, Sheriff, Albemarle County Sheriff’s Office

8:15am- 5:00pm

Class- FEMA - AWR-345 Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Disaster Management

SOLD OUT!

*Limited to 40 participants (preference given to Public Safety, Fire, Rescue, Law Enforcement and other Emergency/ Disaster Response members or affiliated organizations.

8:15- 9:15am

Unmanned Systems Program Report

Presenter- Micheal O’Shea, Senior Law Enforcement Program Manager, Department of Justice

9:15- 10:15am

UAS in Search and Rescue

Presenter- Jamie Sterling, Ontario Provincial Police (ret.)

10:15- 11:15pm

Presenter- Darren L. Goodbar, UAS Program Coordinator, Virginia Department of Emergency Management/ Virginia Department of Aviation

11:15- 12:15

Presenter- Don Roby - Airborne Law Enforcement Association

12:15pm- 2:00pm

Lunch

2:00- 3:00pm

Coordinated Detection and Tracking of Hazardous Agents with Aerial and Aquatic Robots

Presenter- Pretap Tokekar, Assistant Professor, Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech

3:00- 4:00pm

Drones and the NTSB

Presenter- Bill English, Senior Investigator, NTSB

2:00pm- 6:00pm

Exhibitor Set up

4:00pm- 6:00pm

Networking

*Exhibition Hall Open





Conference- Welcome Event

6:00- 9:00pm

@ Pro Re Nata Brewery

Reception for all participants at Albemarle County's 1st Farm Brewery. Everyone is invited to enjoy food, drink, and networking.

Welcome and Keynote Addresses-

Sam Louis Taylor, Regional Director, Office of Senator Mark R. Warner

Valerie Palamountain, Dean, Piedmont Virginia Community College Workforce Services

Jeffrey D. Stern, State Coordinator, Virginia Department of Emergency Management

Presentation- Romeo Durscher, Director of Education, DJI





National Public Safety UAS Conference

Tuesday- February 28th

*Limited to 150 participants (preference given to Public Safety, Fire, Rescue, Law Enforcement and other Emergency/ Disaster Response members or affiliated organizations.

7:30- 8:00am

Registration Opens

8:00am

Welcome- Keynote Address

Sec. Brian Moran, Virginia Department of Public Safety

8:15- 8:45am FAA Update

Presenter- Danielle Corbett, Aviation Safety Inspector (AFS-420)

8:45am- 10:00am

Fire/ EMS Panel and Presentations

Chairperson/ Presenter- Keenan Newton, Lynwood Fire Department

Presenter- Chris Sadler, York County Fire Department

Presenter- Jon McBride, Rocky Mountain Unmanned Systems

10:00-11:15

Law Enforcement Panel and Presentations

Chairman/ Presenter- Don Shinnamon- Aeryon

Presenter- Dan Schwarzbach- Airborne Law Enforcement Association

Presenter- Michael O'Shea- Department of Justice

Presenter- Tom Fernandez, SkyView Aerial Solutions

11:15am- 1:00pm

Lunch-

*Exhibition Hall Open

1:00pm- 2:15pm

Search and Rescue Panel and Presentations

Chairperson- Mike Vorachek, President, National Associates of Search and Rescue (NASAR)

Presenter- Dr. Robin Murphy, Center for Robotic Assisted Search and Rescue (CRASAR)

Presenter- Robert Koester, dbS-SAR

Presenter- Airbears.org

2:15pm- 3:30pm

Emergency/ Disaster Management Panel and Presentations

Chairperson/ Presenter- David Merrick II, Program Director FSU EM UAS

Presenter- Darren Price, SE Regional Supervisor Ohio Emergency Management

Presenter- Michael Sporer, National Weather Service Blacksburg, Virginia

3:30pm- 4:45pm

Policy, Technology, and Integration Panel and Presentations

Presenter- David Kovar, NASAR

Presenter- Ryan English, FLYMOTION Unmanned Systems

Presenter- Dave Spriggs, Draper Aden Associates

Presenter- Stephen "Herbie" Hancock, Dept of Homeland Security

5:00pm- 7:00pm

*Exhibit Hall Open




Wednesday- Flight Operations

8:00am- 8:30am

Pilot/ Operators safety briefing

8:30am- 4:00pm

Hourly Flight/ Technology Demonstrations- Polo Field

8:30am- 4:00pm

Scenario Demonstrations/ Training

- Water Rescue/ Assist
- SAR
- Law Enforcement
- Structure Fire
- Hazardous Materials

12:00- 2:00

Lunch Available-

4:00pm-

Conclusion- After Action Review, Closing announcements


Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Roseland Farms

6550 Roseland Farm

Crozet, 22932

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved