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Wednesday, July 08, 1:00 PM - 1:55 PM

  • Session Number: 1015
UAS Traffic Management touches an ecosystem of five elements: aircraft, airspace, operations, infrastructure, and the community. NASA and FAA panelists will discuss UTM challenges, priorities, and current developments....
Michele Merkle
Director of Air Traffic Organization Operations Planning and Integration
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Parimal Kopardekar
NASA Aeronautics Research Institute (NARI)
Steve Bradford
Chief Scientist for Architecture and Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) Development
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  • Fireside Chat

Thursday, July 09, 1:00 PM - 1:55 PM

  • Session Number: 1036
The COVID-19 pandemic has spurred the development of new and creative uses of drones. Senior policy analysts from the U.S. Government’s Executive Branch discuss what roles they see they see for drones as we emerge from the pandemic – everything from more wide-scale operations to helping revitalize the economy and... Read More
Bert Williams
Former White House UAS Policy Advisor
Department of Defense
Brianna Manzelli
Assistant Administrator for Communications
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Finch Fulton
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy
U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Fireside Chat