Drones 101: Certification
Commercial vs. Hobby Usage

with Eric Ebenstein (DJI), Mickey Osterreicher (NPPA), and Greg Agvent (CNN AIR)

Heritage, Tourism, Marketing

with Cari Goetcheus (UGA College of Environment + Design),
Tommy Jordan (UGA Center for Geospatial Research),
Fabio Musio (100 Digital Creativity, Inc),
and moderator Dean Charles N. Davis (UGA Grady College)

Software and Sensors

with Josh Ziering (Kitty Hawk), Josh Pruitt ( Abroadened Horizon),
and moderator Gary O'Neil (Georgia Department of Economic Development)

Choosing Your Drone
DOA: Drone Ownership and Acquisition

with Jeff Hemming (Carolina Drone Academy) and John Rubenstahl (CNN AIR)

Agriculture + Forestry

with Daniel Knaul (Skyraider Aeronautics), Daniel Scheiner (Skyraider Aeronautics),
Simerjeet Virk (UGA Crop and Soil Sciences), Young Kim (Digital Harvest),
and moderator Glen Rains (UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences)

Q&A The Legal Landscape:
The 400 Foot View

with David Vigilante (CNN)

Starting a Drone-Based Business:
Drones for Inspections, Real Estate, etc.

with Thomas Wilson (WCNC-TV & DroneCLT),
Jeff Hemming (Carolina Drone Imaging and Carolina Drone Academy),
Bob Johnson (Independent Consultant),
and moderator Bronwyn Morgan (Wings Drones)

Environmental Monitoring:
Air, Water, Land

with Kimberly M. Andrews (UGA Odum School of Ecology),
Jefferey Beauvais (UGA Integrative Conservations),
Dr. Marguerite Madden (UGA Center for Geospatial Research),
R. Daniel Harris (UGA Odum School of Ecology),
Courtney Balling (UGA Department of Crop and Soil Sciences),
and moderator Matthew Burgess (University of Florida)


with Jacquene Curlee (Kids Drone Zone) and Tripp Lowe (UGA Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources)

Film + Entertainment

with Louie Northern (Ascend Aerials), Russ Jamieson (Broadcast Solutions),
Brian Wray (Independent Consultant),
and moderator John Weatherford (UGA New Media Institute)


with Jim Robinson (The Weather Channel), Tony Thomas (WSB-TV),
Doug Evans (FOX 5 Atlanta),
and moderator Marshall Shepherd (Director of UGA's Atmospheric Sciences Program)

Safety and Security

with Elizabeth Wharton (Attorney for the City of Atlanta and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport)
and Matt Sloane (SkyFirst Consulting)