UAS East 2017 Speakers:

    • Ms. Anh Duong, SES Program Executive for Unmanned Aerial Systems Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate
    • Captain Joe Kimball, USCG Chief, Office of Aviation Forces (CG-711)
    • Mr.Todd Myers Senior Architect, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency
    • Mr. Joseph Hosack Science & Technology Branch Chief, USSOUTHCOM
    • Mr. Henry Cathey Jr Deputy Director, Physical Science Laboratory, New Mexico State University UAS Flight Test Site
    • Mr. James Meadows Director, Air Operations, National Air Security Operations, HQ, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
    • Mr. Charles Gassert Assistant Program Manager, DCGS, Navy DI2E Knowledge Management IPT Chair, Office of Naval Intelligence Liaison for PMW-120
    • Col (USAF-ret) Stephen “Lux” Luxion Deputy Director, ASSURE FAA Center of Excellence, MSU
    • Col Christopher “Lack-O” McDonald, ANG 163rd Attack Wing (ATKW), Air National Guard
    • Mr. Chris Pehrson Vice President DoD Strategic Development, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.
    • Mr. Chris Walach Director of all FAA-designated Nevada UAS Test Sites, NUANCE Center & Senior Director of the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems
    • Mr. John Delay Director of Strategy, Harris Corporation
    • Major Peter “Fizz” Ban, USMC UAS Capabilities Integration Officer, HQMC Capabilities Development & Integration
    • Mr. Paul de Souza CSFI-CWD (Cyber Warfare Division) Founder Director Military Cyber Professionals Association (MCPA) Advisor Adjunct Faculty, George Washington University
    • Mr. David Hendrickson Director, Business, Development, AeroVironment
    • Mr. Larry Friese Founder, Aerial Information Systems Corporation (AISC)
    • Brig Gen (USAF ret) Bob Dehnert JR. Director, UAS Systems, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
    • Mr. Matt England Vice President, Government Systems, CyPhy Works
    • Mr. R. Chad Hawthorne Ocean Systems and Engineering Group, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
    • Dr. Robert Walters U.S. Naval Research Lab, Head, Optoelectronics & Radiation Effects Branch
    • Col Paul Cravey, USA Director, TRADOC Capabilities Manager, Unmanned Aircraft Systems, US Army Aviation Center of Excellence
    • Major Michael Osmon, USA Program Manager, NextGen TUAS Tech Demo, U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center
    • Senior Representative 432d, Air Expeditionary Wing Group, Creech Air Force Base
    • Mr. Ron Stearns Business Development Mgr., Robotics and Unmanned Systems, Velocity Group