NC SBI UAV Unit leader, Michael Sheron, will be joining us on April 25, 2019 to discuss the SBI's UAV program from its conception to the future. Michael will also discuss how the SBI trains unit officers on UAV use, as well as their own process of receiving a COA from the FAA. This program is designed for anyone and everyone interested in the law enforcement side of UAVs so come prepared with questions to join this conversation! To RSVP, please go the Meetup page.
Join us on March 29, 2018 at the NC DOT Hangar to learn more about North Carolina's drone research and development efforts! We will be joined by NC DOT officials who can explain NC's efforts to utilize drones in their activities, as well as their drone education throughout the state. This is a great networking opportunity, as well as a great way to learn more about this division within the DOT!
Join us on Feb. 21, 2018 as we briefly discuss the ultimate system-of-system integration challenges that is the current drone industry. From managing the minimally equipped, yet fully mission capable solutions of today, to multiple autonomous networks of drones sharing the same airspace of tomorrow- we, the drone community, are carrying a tremendous amount of responsibility. We must protect the safety of the airspace, while developing new technologies and procedures that enable greater use of the 3rd dimension, and fulfilling the potential of a modern aviation society.
Kyle Snyder, the Director of the NextGen Air Transportation Consortium (NGAT) at NC State University looks forward to the discussion and networking with this Meetup group!
Join drone instructor Ken Shorsher and other representatives of Wake Tech as they provide valuable information about Wake Tech's Drone School. This unique drone program an intense prep course that will touch on everything you need to know to pass your Part 107 certification. Since this class meets on nights and/or weekends, you can even do it while working full-time!
Join us on Wednesday, June 21 at 6:30p for our first Meetup! RSVP here or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. We'll grab a beer at one of the Triangle's newest breweries, talk drones, and plan some great programs for the upcoming Meetups! The details are below:
WHEN: June 21st
WHERE: Jordan Lake Brewing (320 East Durham Road Cary NC 27513)
See you there!!