NATIONAL DRONE EDUCATORS CONFERENCE: AERIAL PATHWAYS FROM THE TOP DOWNMARCH 16 & 17, 2018 | HOSTED BY WEST VALLEY COLLEGE IN SARATOGA, CALIFORNIA REGISTER TODAY!
The National Drone Educators Conference | Aerial Pathways From the Top Down will be the third California based conference of its kind designed to bring together educators, drone enthusiasts, and professionals from a variety of industries to learn about current and upcoming trends in drone curriculum and opportunities for life long careers flying drones. The event will showcase keynote speakers, industry vendors, and professionals that will lead breakout sessions discussing careers and curriculum for subjects ranging from cinematography and photography, to agriculture, search and rescue, humanitarian aid, robotics, software engineering, drone racing, manufacturing, 3D mapping and future industries that are just starting to emerge! The Drone Educators Conference is presented by One Zero Digital Media and West Valley College in Saratoga, California.
March 16 & 17, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)
West Valley College – Saratoga, CA
REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE
Use the button below to register for the Drone Educators Conference on Eventbrite.
The cost is $60.00 which includes a full conference pass as well as lunch for 2 days.
SPEAKERS & PRESENTERS
Suzannah Rochelle and Sam Pepple| Pix4D | Careers in Drone Mapping and Modeling
Brandon Mantelatto | DJI | DJI Drones for Good
Brandon Stark | UC Merced | Drone Laws and Campus Policies
Kiki Patch | Cal State Channel Islands | Future of Drone Technology
Chris Cruz | West Valley College | Drones and GIS
Josh Friedman | One Zero Digital Media | Drone Videography and Entrepreneurship
Will Chesher | Cal Poly Pomona/Flyspan systems | AMA UAS4STEM autonomous SAR challenge
Aaron Greenwald | Unmanned Safety Institute | Educating Pilots for SAR
Michelle Fisher | PCS Adventures | Drone Racing and STEM Outreach
Jeff Foster | Drone Photographer | Done Photography
Kirwan McHarry | Mota Group | Drone Innovation and Policy
Mike Bonillas | Gavilan College/Brilliant Perspectives | Drone Education for Agriculture
Kenneth Yanow | Southwestern College |Non Credit Online Classes
Mark Bealo | Palomar College | Getting a program started
Wing Cheung | Palomar College | Working with Risk Management
Robert Dahlgren | NASA
SCHEDULEMarch 16 & 17, 2018 | West Valley College
– detailed schedule coming soon –
EXHIBITBECOME A SPONSOR/VENDOR
SPONSOR/VENDOR FEE: $500
This fee includes a 6 ft. vendor table in exhibition room and your logo on conference website, emails and materials. Please fill out the form below if you are interested in becoming a sponsor/vendor and we will be in touch shortly. Thank you!
DIRECTIONSWest Valley College | 14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA 95070
LODGING & AIRPORT INFORMATION
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