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Canada Pavilion
Gryphon Sensors
Fischer Connectors
DRS Technologies
Centerstate CEO
Textron Systems
UK Pavilion


Coordinates Magazine
Defense House Publishing
Defense News and C4ISR
Defense Daily
EE Catalog
Electronics Valley
Expansion Solutions
Flight International
Flight Global
GIM International
GPS World
IHS Jane's
Inside GNSS
Marine Technology
Microwave Journal
Military Embedded Systems
Nuts and Volts
Ocean News & Technology
Point of Beginning
Robotics Tomorrow
Rotor Drone
Rotorcraft Pro
Rotor and Wing
Servo Magazine
Sea Power
Sea Technology
Tactical Defense Media
UAS Magazine
Unmanned Tech Solutions
Via Satellite
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Women in Robotics

Wednesday, May 4, 3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Room 278 – 282

Join us for an innovative discussion forum and dedicated time of networking. This is an exclusive opportunity for you to join women who are shaping the unmanned systems community and form lasting connections.

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Discussion Leaders

This women-only forum will include the opportunity to meet with small groups for a moderated discussion on key areas of interest to women in the unmanned systems and robotics communities. Discussions will take place for 15-minute intervals, and then groups will switch to meet and engage with new leaders on a different topic. You don't want to miss this unique opportunity to interact, engage and share your ideas with leading women across the country.

Session Topics

  • Promoting STEM Opportunities for Girls and Young Women – Dyan Gibbens, Trumbull Unmanned
  • Getting Started and Advancing Your Career in the Unmanned Systems Industry – Gretchen West, Hogan Lovells
  • A Day in the Life of a UAS Pilot – Marina Saettone, UAS Pilot
  • Increasing Diversity in the Unmanned Community – Robbie Hood, NOAA
  • Serving Industry: Non-Engineering Opportunities in Autonomous Systems – Joanna Simon, Morrison & Forester LLP
  • Design and Engineering: Are Robots too “Male”? – Alyssa Simpson, IBM Watson Vision
  • Opportunities in Aviation Safety – Heather Harris, MTSI
  • Autonomous Transport Networks and the People Making Them Happen – Josephine Driscoll, MATTERNET
  • Creating Visibility in the UxV Marketplace – Dr. Barbara Lindauer, Lockheed Martin
  • Promoting Diversity: Expanding the Role of Women and Minorities in the Unmanned Arena – Sabrina Saunders-Hodge, FAA
  • Building Positive PR/Marketing Campaigns for the Drone Industry – Lia Reich, PrecisionHawk