Join 8,500 technologists, regulators and users across commercial and defense sectors for AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2019, the largest, most comprehensive trade show for unmanned and autonomous systems. As adoption spreads and applications expand, XPONENTIAL is the one event that brings together the entire unmanned systems community to share ideas, collaborate across markets, capitalize on best practices and emerging trends and harness the power of unmanned technology for your business.

Connect the dots on cross-industry opportunities:

Connect the dots on cross-industry opportunities:

A POWERFUL EXPERIENCE

Check out all of the show features designed to shape your XPONENTIAL experience:

AUTONOMOUS FLIGHT FOR TOMORROW – TECHNOLOGY & MARKET DRIVERS FOR URBAN VTOL

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Monday, April 29, 2019 | 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Room: S502
Refreshments begin at 1:30 PM, followed by an interactive panel discussion starting at 2:00 PM.

Registration Fees:

  • Complimentary for all XPONENTIAL attendees
  • Pre-registration is required

DISCUSSIONS WILL COVER:

The Vertical Flight Society presents a special interactive panel with innovation leaders from Aurora, Bell, Sikorsky and NASA, as well as investment companies NEXA Capital and Starburst Accelerator. Learn how autonomy, electric propulsion and other critical technologies are enabling an electric VTOL revolution of urban air mobility. This interactive panel will field your questions about large autonomous VTOL platforms for passenger and cargo applications. Moderated by Graham Warwick, the Technology Managing Editor for Aviation Week & Space Technology, you don’t want to miss this unique panel!

Moderator: Graham Warwick, Aviation Week

Panelists:

  • Jonathan Hartman, Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company
  • Scott Drennan, Bell
  • Brian Yutko, Aurora Flight Sciences
  • Davis Hackenberg, NASA UAM
  • Michael Dyment, NEXA Capital
  • Van Espahbodi, Starburst Aerospace Accelerator

The panel is hosted by the Vertical Flight Society (VFS). For additional information, please contact:

Ajay Sehgal
Chairman, Unmanned VTOL Technical Committee
The Vertical Flight Society
KBRwyle  |  Chief Engineer
Office: +1 301.866.2197  |  Mobile: +1 240.298.0570 |  ajay.sehgal@wyle.com

Or

Barbara K. Lindauer, Ph.D
Director, Strategy and Business Development - Autonomous Systems
Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, A Lockheed Martin Company
O 703-558-8267 | M 203-224-8442 | barbara.k.lindauer@lmco.com

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