Drones! Disruptions, Opportunities and the Future
Central Illinois' First Drone Conference
November 10, 2017
Join other enthusiasts and professionals for this one day conference. Enjoy demos and presentations by national and local drone experts representing agriculture, insurance, education, communications, the FAA and more. From choosing the right equipment and making safe flight plans to drones’ effect on your life and work. This event is packed with useful information and opportunities to connect around this cutting-edge topic.
|8:00am - 8:30am||Registration|
|8:30am - 9:00am||BN Advantage Perspectives|
|9:00am - 10:00am||Keynote "Drones - Disruptions, Opportunities & the Future"|
|10:05am - 10:55am||Round One Breakout Sessions|
|11:05am - 11:55am||Round Two Breakout Sessions|
|12:05pm - 12:55pm||Round Three Breakout Sessions|
|1:00pm - 1:30pm||Lunch (included)|
|1:40pm - 2:30pm||Drones in Action (Hands-on Flying Experience)|
|1:40pm - 3:00pm||Optional Tours of the Challenger Learning Center|
Sharon Rossmark, Founder and CEO of Women and Drones.
From a Fortune 100 company executive to start up entrepreneur in the drone industry, Sharon Rossmark has an extensive and diverse business background. Sharon now leads the premier global platform for Women in the UAS industry. The website WomenAndDrones.com features inspirational women who are disrupting, innovating and shaping the future of the UAS industry.
Sharon also serves on several boards, including Special Olympics Illinois, Illinois State University as well as the Washington DC based organizations Board Source and National Children’s Center.
|Drones, Ethics and the Law||UAVs in Times of Emergency|
|How UAVs Improve Processes & Help Customers||Capturing Great Images with Your Drone|
|Drones as Teaching Tools||Real-time Drone Use in Ag|
|Using Drones for Event Coverage||Drones and the Real Estate Industry|
|Must Have Drone Apps||Changing Regulations & Best Practices|
|Making the Most of Your Drone Data||Drone Use in Recent Weather Disasters|
|Choosing the Right Drone||Getting Started with Drones on Your Farm|
|Outsourcing vs Internal Drone Capability||Humanitarian Efforts with Drones|
Early Bird Price - $69. "Day Of" Price - $99.
Lunch is included.
Please call (309) 268-8160 to register after November 7th.
Call 309-268-8160 to register for the following special rates:
- Chamber of Commerce Members* - $59
- Group Rate (3 or more tickets purchased together) - $59 each
- Educator Price - $59
- Student Price - $29
Check back for schedule updates on this website.
Questions? Contact Scot Smigel at 309-268-8435.
*McLean, Livingston and Logan County Chamber members qualify.