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Monday, June 13, 2016 

8:00am                           Registration Opens with Coffee & Networking
8:45am                           Opening Remarks
9:00 – 9:45am            Keynote Presentation
9:50 – 10:30am         Panel – Flying High in the Fast Lane: Analyzing the Market for Unmanned Systems   

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand current market growth for unmanned aerial systems and vehicle systems
  • Understand current market growth for unmanned vehicle systems
  • Hear the latest 5-10 year industry projections
  • Uncover the fastest growing market segments
  • Identify key growth inhibitors
10:30 – 10:50am       Introductions to Day 1 Living Groups Activity

Spend 25 minutes meeting with your conference ‘Living Group’.  Attendees will be grouped together so that starting on Day 1 you will have an opportunity to meet new contacts and maximize your conference experience.

In addition to meeting your Living Group, you will also take part in an interactive activity to determine the top challenges facing the unmanned systems industry.  The top challenges for each group will be announced at the end of the session!

 10:50 – 11:30am       Morning Networking Break

Take this opportunity to mingle with your peers in an intimate setting to build relationships and establish future partnerships. Refreshments & snacks will be served on the exhibit floor.

11:30 – 12:15pm   Panel – Artificial Intelligence in Unmanned Systems: Cause for Concern or Optimism?  

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the market potential for A.I. in this sector
  • Identify the possible pitfalls of A.I. embedded in unmanned systems
  • Discuss how A.I can enhance unmanned systems technology
  • Hear examples of A.I. in action and on the horizon
12:15 – 1:15pm            Break for Lunch

Take this opportunity to mingle with your peers in an intimate setting to build relationships and establish future partnerships. Lunch will be served on the exhibit floor.

 UNMANNED VEHICLE BREAKOUT SESSION 

1:15 – 2:10pm                  Panel – Analyzing the Policy and Regulatory Environment   

Learning Objectives:

  • Hear the latest regulatory updates on testing and progress
  • Understand challenges and possible solutions
  • Discuss how major corporate entrants into the market impact progress
  • Updates on centralizing regulation for unmanned vehicles

UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEM BREAKOUT SESSION

1:15 – 2:10pm                     Panel – UAS Policy and Regulatory Update

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify growing applications and policy implications
  • Understand key issues around civil and public UAS operations
  • FAA updates
  • Discuss possible disruptions that can impact regulation

UNMANNED VEHICLE BREAKOUT SESSION 

2:15 – 3:00pm                     Case Study

USI case studies feature engaging, passionate thought leaders, whose presentations expose new ideas in unmanned systems that are supported by concrete evidence and are relevant to current and future industry trends. Presentations will explore novel and counterintuitive approaches to solving complex challenges and leveraging opportunities on the horizon.

UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEM BREAKOUT SESSION

2:15 – 3:00pm                     Case Study

USI case studies feature engaging, passionate thought leaders whose presentations expose new ideas in unmanned systems that are supported by concrete evidence and are relevant to current and future industry trends. Presentations will explore novel and counterintuitive approaches to solving complex challenges and leveraging opportunities on the horizon

3:00 – 3:45pm         Afternoon Networking Break

Take this opportunity to mingle with your peers in an intimate setting to build relationships and establish future partnerships. Refreshments & snacks will be served on the exhibit floor.

 UNMANNED VEHICLE BREAKOUT SESSION 

3:45 – 4:30pm         Panel – Integrating Autonomous Cars into Traffic: Myths and Realities  

Learning Objectives:

  • Get and update on how automobile manufacturers are working to get autonomous vehicles in traffic
  • Understand differences between consumer applications vs. commercial
  • Discuss the required safety redundancies
  • Learn what pilots are underway and which have been successful and why

UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEM BREAKOUT SESSION

3:45 – 4:30pm   Panel – UAS Integration and Safety Applications

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about the latest technologies making UAS safer
  • Understand the largest areas of growth in this segment
  • Hear how these applications can foster UAS growth

PLENARY SESSION

4:35 – 5:30pm            Panel – Cybersecurity Strategies for Unmanned Systems

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify cyber threats and possible points of weakness for cyber threats
  • Understand the technologies available to prevent and mitigate attach
  • Hear about the biggest challenges to securing unmanned systems
 5:30 – 6:15pm            Closing Cocktail Reception

Don’t miss this interactive and fun reception amongst your colleagues and peers toasting an incredible day of thought leadership and collaboration.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

8:00am                                  Registration Opens with Coffee & Networking
8:45am                                  Opening Remarks
9:00 – 9:45am                    Keynote Presentation
9:50 – 10-30am                  Panel – Tapping the Value of Unmanned Systems Data  

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand how organizations are utilizing data as an asset
  • Discuss the role of the cloud in storing, transferring and managing data
  • Hear what you never knew data is teaching us about unmanned systems
  • Discover approaches to analyzing sensor data    
10:30 – 11:15am                Morning Networking Break

Take this opportunity to mingle with your peers in an intimate setting to build relationships and establish future partnerships. Refreshments & snacks will be served on the exhibit floor.

11:15 – 12:15pm               Panel – Growth and Market Potential Perspectives from Financial Services  

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand what market segments capital will flow to in the next 2-3 years
  • Explore what technologies and applications are most promising today
  • Discuss industry M&A activity
  • Analyze who some of the major industry players will be in the years to come
12:15 – 1:15pm                  Break for Lunch

Take this opportunity to mingle with your peers in an intimate setting to build relationships and establish future partnerships. Lunch will be served on the exhibit floor.

UNMANNED VEHICLE BREAKOUT SESSION 

 1:15 – 2:10pm                     Panel – Transforming Your Commute with Autonomous Cars     

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand how autonomous vehicles can transform commuting for the 8 million Americans that travel over an hour to work each day
  • Discuss new features auto manufacturers are planning
  • Analyze the market opportunities opening up with free time in the car

UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEM BREAKOUT SESSION

1:15 – 2:10pm                     Panel – Breakthrough Technologies Reshaping UAS   

Learning Objectives:

  • Examine the latest technologies impacting UAS
  • Debate the implications of anti-drone technology
  • Explore what applications are driving demand for innovation

UNMANNED VEHICLE BREAKOUT SESSION 

2:15 – 3:00pm                     Case Study

USI case studies feature engaging, passionate thought leaders whose presentations expose new ideas in unmanned systems that are supported by concrete evidence and are relevant to current and future industry trends. Presentations will explore novel and counterintuitive approaches to solving complex challenges and leveraging opportunities on the horizon.

UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEM BREAKOUT SESSION

2:15 – 3:00pm                     Case Study

USI case studies feature engaging, passionate thought leaders whose presentations expose new ideas in unmanned systems that are supported by concrete evidence and are relevant to current and future industry trends. Presentations will explore novel and counterintuitive approaches to solving complex challenges and leveraging opportunities on the horizon.

3:00 – 3:45pm   Afternoon Networking Break

Take this opportunity to mingle with your peers in an intimate setting to build relationships and establish future partnerships. Refreshments & snacks will be served on the exhibit floor.

UNMANNED VEHICLE BREAKOUT SESSION 

3:45 – 4:30pm   Panel – Building the Case for Commercial and Consumer Autonomous Automobiles  

Learning Objectives:

  • Analyze the realities and benefits to widespread adoption
  • Discuss ROI for commercial transportation and shipping
  • Understand how automated technology can potentiallyreducemotor vehicle accidents and deaths

UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEM BREAKOUT SESSION

3:45 – 4:30pm   Panel – UAS Growth Sectors and Applications  

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand how agriculture, energy and other industries are innovating with UAS
  • Discover the fastest growing market segments
  • Analyze challenges for market penetration
4:35 – 5:30pm   Panel

Learning Objectives:

  • Panel TBD
5:30 – 6:15pm   Closing Cocktail Reception

Don’t miss this interactive and fun reception amongst your colleagues and peers toasting an incredible day of thought leadership and collaboration.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

8:45am                                     Opening Remarks
9:00 – 10:10am                     Panel

Learning Objectives:

  • Panel TBD
10:15 – 11:00am                Case Study

USI case studies feature engaging, passionate thought leaders whose presentations expose new ideas in unmanned systems that are supported by concrete evidence and are relevant to current and future industry trends. Presentations will explore novel and counterintuitive approaches to solving complex challenges and leveraging opportunities on the horizon.

11:00 – 11:40am                Morning Networking Break

Take this opportunity to mingle with your peers in an intimate setting to build relationships and establish future partnerships. Refreshments & snacks will be served on the exhibit floor.

11:45 – 12:30pm               Closing Keynote  
12:30pm               Conference Closing Remarks
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2016 Shows:

June 13-15, 2016
Washington, DC

Pre-Conference Workshop June 13th

October 3-5, 2016
Washington, DC

Pre-Conference Workshop October 3rd

Standard Pricing

Public Sector Registration: $750.00
Private Sector Registration: $850.00

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Panel – Future Growth and Innovation in Unmanned Systems

 

 Moderator:
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DAWN M.K. ZOLDI, Colonel, USAFStaff Judge AdvocatePrinceton University Helmuth RitzerCTO, moovel Alain KornhauserDirector of Transportation Program, Princeton University
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Keith KaplanCEO, Tesla Foundation/

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Hulsey Smith, Chairman and Executive Officer, Aero Kinetics

 

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The many ways we use the Internet today were unimaginable when it was being constructed years and years ago. Similarly, unmanned systems will one day be used in ways that most of us would never envision. What opportunities and innovations may become commonplace across the globe 10, 20 or even 50 years from now? Panelists will discuss how much unmanned systems can grow and how prevalent they can become in our daily lives.

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Aero Kinetics is an agile 21st century Aerospace and Defense firm with distinct business units in Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Aviation Engineering and Certification, Special Missions Operations, Aviation Consulting, and Aircraft Maintenance and Management. Founded by W. Hulsey Smith in 2003, Aero Kinetics rapidly delivers aerospace and defense technology, services, and solutions to our clients that enable them to maintain technological and operational superiority, by bridging the gap between the conceptual and the tangible.

www.AeroKinetics.com

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