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Program Agenda

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  • Friday, August 25, 2017
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    8:00 AM  -  7:00 PM
    Exhibit Hall Open & Utah Drone Racing Cup
    Exhibit Hall 1
     Optional 
    8:00 AM  -  7:00 PM
    Registration Open
    Salt Palace Foyer, First Level
    Please note that registration for the Utah Drone Racing Cup will take place 8:00 am - 9:00 am
     Optional 
    9:00 AM  -  1:00 PM
    Utah Drone Racing Cup Assigned Practice Heats
    Exhibit Hall 1
     Optional 
    9:00 AM  -  9:45 AM
    Welcome & Keynote Address
    Meeting Room 155
    "Utah is the USA's Incubator for Drone Research, Testing and Manufacturing.  Learn Why!"
    Speakers:
     Optional 
    10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM
    Designing tomorrow's Aircraft today
    Meeting Room 155
    "
    • Search and rescue, border patrol, news, traffic monitoring, agriculture, videography, real estate, etc. all want and need drones
    • See the newest aircraft designs for each mission
    "
    Speakers:
     Optional 
    11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM
    Lunch Break
    Exhibit Hall 1
     Optional 
    1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM
    Procerus - Turning Hobbyists into Aerospace Engineers
    Meeting Room 155
    • How today's high schoolers can be the best the industry has to offer
    • How to go from hobbyist to professional, what you need to do to break into the industry!
    • Q&A
     Optional 
    1:00 PM  -  7:00 PM
    Utah Drone Racing Cup Qualifiers
    Exhibit Hall 1
     Optional 
    2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM
    What you need to know about the federal and state laws governing drone flying
    Meeting Room 155
    • What Federal regulators can and cannot do?
    • Are State's and communities supposed to address privacy issues?
    Speakers:
     Optional 
    2:30 PM  -  3:00 PM
    Want to be an Unmanned Vehicle Pilot - Commercial or Military? How to get your Part 107 License
    Meeting Room 155
    • What do you need to do and what courses are out there
    • How to impress a recruiter
     Optional 
    3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM
    Coffee Break
    Exhibit Hall 1
     Optional 
    3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM
    "From Rockets to Drones, why Utah is the best place to get composite materials"
    Meeting Room 155

    The Utah Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) explains some of the most sophisticated products for military and commercial applications

    • How to get into contracts in Utah
    • How to get introduced into the personal network throughout the supply chain
    Speakers:
     Optional 
    4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM
    A Drone on the Roof! Protecting yourself from thieves - Security 101
    Meeting Room 155
    • Intrusion detection, Sense and avoid, Access control, Airspace navigation
    • There are no standards. How you can get security products tested BEFORE you use them
     Optional 
    4:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    Testing facilities - What does it take to authorize and operate?
    Meeting Room 155
    • How to get testing approved
    • What facilities are available?
    • UAS Traffic Management (NASA UTM activity)
     Optional 
  • Saturday, August 26, 2017
  •  
    8:00 AM  -  5:30 PM
    Exhibit Hall Open & Utah Drone Racing Cup
    Exhibit Hall 1
     Optional 
    8:00 AM  -  5:30 PM
    Registration Open
    Salt Palace Foyer, First Level
     Optional 
    8:00 AM  -  1:00 PM
    Utah Drone Racing Cup Qualifiers
    Exhibit Hall 1
     Optional 
    8:00 AM  -  1:30 PM
    Ogden Airport Experience - Registration Open
    Ogden Airport - Kemp Center Conference Room
     Optional 
    9:00 AM  -  1:30 PM
    Ogden Airport Experience - Table top Displays Open
    Ogden Airport - Kemp Center Hangar
     Optional 
    9:00 AM  -  9:05 AM
    Ogden Airport Experience - Mayor's Remarks
    Ogden Airport - Kemp Center Hangar
    Speakers:
     Optional 
    9:05 AM  -  1:30 PM
    Ogden Airport Experience - Drone Demonstrations
    Ogden Airport - Kemp Center Hangar
     Optional 
    1:30 PM  -  5:30 PM
    Utah Drone Racing Cup Championships
    Exhibit Hall 1
     Optional 
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