Counter-UAS (Military)

Panel Discussion

November 9, 2017, 6-8 PM U.K. Embassy

The proliferation of innovative unmanned technologies to improve productivity, bolster safety and create new business opportunities has accelerated over the past several years. Unfortunately, these developments have also introduced new capabilities for adversaries. During our panel we will explore the emerging issues associated with drones and unmanned systems from a military perspective, including spectrum, safety and solutions, and discuss how to best capture lessons learned in theater to protect our homeland.

Guest Panel Speakers

  • Andrew MacDonald, Deputy Program Executive Officer, Unmanned Aerial Systems, Science and Technology, Department of Homeland Security
  • Ryan McCready, Director Hex Horus LTD, Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems
  • Chris O'Donnell, Office of the Undersecretary of Defense Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, Joint Rapid Acquisition Cell
  • Brandon Sasnett, Director of UAS Threat & Training, TechINT Solutions Group, LLC

Moderator

Dr. Andrew Roettgen, Ph.D., C-UAS Engineer/Scientist, Technology Strategy Branch (TSB), J8, DTRA, Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat Organization (JIDO)

Venue

British Embassy, 3100 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008

Registration

Online registration only
Registration Deadline: Midnight, November 6th, 2017
Free for RAeS Washington, DC Branch members
$15 for students
$25 for non-members
Become a member: $55/year. Payments processed through PayPal

Required to Attend

Completed online registration & photo ID

Contact

Lee Harman (Event Chairman)
harmanhl@verizon.net - (610) 405-6790