Tracks

The Symposium program is still being developed, but sessions will be organized into several tracks to help attendees make the most of their time on-site, including:

Public Safety

Public Safety

Explore topics such as addressing community concerns, security (to include counter-UAS technologies), and using drones to conduct safer and more effective public safety missions. Hear success stories from law enforcement organizations, learn the dos and don’ts of safe drone operations, and discover what’s on the regulatory horizon.


Technology & Innovation

Technology & Innovation

Drones and drone technologies are innovating rapidly and fundamentally changing aviation. Sessions in this track will feature industry leaders, top researchers, and government policy makers discussing the latest developments in this fast-paced world of UAS. 


International

International

Learn from national and international UAS experts, industry representatives, civil society stakeholders, non-governmental organizations, and policy makers on the work they are doing to integrate and use drones across the globe. Discover how harmonized standards and regulations, sharing best practices, and listening to others can help solve global UAS issues and concerns. 


Policy

Policy

Hear directly from policy decision makers and get their thoughts on regulatory, operational, and technical concerns. Get the latest information on what you need to know to operate safely and in accordance with the rules.