April 30 – May 3: Educational Program | May 1 - 3: Exhibits

Michael Leo

New York City Fire Department


Lieutenant Michael Leo has been with the New York City Fire Department for 16 years, currently assigned to the 15th division in Brooklyn. For the last 13 years he has worked in the Special Operations Command, with emphasized focus in technical information and technology. Michael has been studying the expanding role of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) for use in emergency management at John Jay College, and is experienced in exploring novel ways that sUAS can be applied in a wide variety of situations throughout the preparedness, response and recovery phases of an event. Lt. Leo recently presented his work at the International Research Society for Public Management’s annual conference in Budapest, Hungary.


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