Drones, Security and ProfitabilityE.J. Krause & Associates in partnership with GSMA

Partner Programs
The Fourth Industrial Revolution
IDE Drone Summit

Date & Time

Friday, Sep 14

9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Doors open: 9:00 AM


Concourse Hall, Level 2 – Theater D


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9:30am - Introductions

• Michael Rosenberg, Senior Vice President, E.J. Krause & Associates
• Grahan Trickey, Head of IoT for GSMA
• Conference Moderator: Commander Chris Dunn, Ventura County Sheriff’s Office, Ventura , California

9:40am - KEYNOTE: Drones, Film, Television and the Media
• Maria Stefanopoulos, Senior Event Producer/Production Manager at ABC News, Good Morning America

9:55am - KEYNOTE: The FUTURE OF UAS Traffic Management is Now
• Jonathan Evans, Co- Founder, Skyward, a Verizon Company, and Chairman, (GUTMA), The Global UTM Association

10:10am - Rules and Regulations - Remote ID, Rewriting 336, LAANC
• Moderator and Speaker - Mark Aitken, II, Senior Policy Advisor, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
• Diana Marina Cooper, Senior Vice President of Policy & Strategy at PrecisionHawk
• Bill Goodwin, UTM General Counsel, Airmap
• Matt Fanelli, Director of Strategy, Skyward, a Verizon Company

10:55am - Drones & Telco’s - How Mobile Networks working with drone companies are speeding up the Commercial Drone Market
• Matt Fanelli, Director of Strategy, Skyward, a Verizon Company
• Tetsuya Chiba, Director, KDDI European Research Office, KDDI Corporation

11:15am - (IPP) FAA UAS Integration Pilot Program Winner: City of San Diego
What are their plans and processes for testing unmanned aerial vehicles
• Paul Guckian, Vice President Engineering, Qualcomm
• Chris Rittler, CEO, Cape
• Tiffany Vinson, Senior Homeland Security Coordinator, City of San Diego

11:45am - Enhancing Commercial Applications (Public Safety/Industrial Security/Search & Rescue, First Responders)
• Romeo Durcher, Director of Education, DJI
• Chris Dunn, Commander, Ventura County Sheriff’s Office, Ventura County

12:10pm - Counter UAS
• Privacy laws versus qualified Immunity - Mark Dombroff, Partner, LeClair Ryan
• Classification and Categorization of C-UAS technologies - Luke Fox, Chief Executive Officer, Whitefox Defense Technologies
• Threats - Captain Timothy Tyre, Navy (RET) and CEO, Terra Vigilis

12:40pm UTM - Technology Issues. An Update
UTM Technical and Application Issues to be solved to enable a large scale UAV operation
• Bill Goodwin, UTM General Counsel, Airmap
• Jennifer Richter, partner, Akin Gump

1:00pm - End of Conference