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XPONENTIAL 2023
May 8 – 11, 2023
Colorado Convention Center
Denver
Did you miss the Know Before You Go zoom call, do not worry, download the slide deck here or watch the recording here (use password auvsikbyf).
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Tuesday, April 26, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG01
The drone industry has been defined by manual, hardware-centric vehicles that require highly skilled operators that undergo long training hours to try to minimize the risk of crashes. The combination of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics applied to purpose-built hardware to enable autonomous flight is rapidly reshaping this landscape. As the... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Erik Till
Sr. Product Marketing Manager
Skydio
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Tuesday, April 26, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG02
In partnership with Cranfield University in the UK, Inmarsat's informative new report highlights major sustainability advantages of utilizing UAVs, alongside impressive efficiency benefits for the commercial, humanitarian and medical sectors if UAVs can untether to fly Beyond Visual Line of Sight....
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Chad Kirk
Head of Policy
Reliable Robotics
Panelist
Mark Hedden
Senior Solutions Architect / Technical Sales Manager
Honeywell
Panelist
Thomas Neubauer
VP Innovations, TEOCO ​ AND Co-founder of Dimetor, creator of AirborneRF​
TEOCO and Dimetor
Moderator
Anthony Spouncer
Senior Director - UAV’s & UTM
Inmarsat
Sponsored by:

  • Panel Discussion

Tuesday, April 26, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG03
This panel brings together the various divisions of AFWERX, the innovation arm of United States Air Force - Prime, AFVentures, SpaceWERX and Spark. Learn more about each of the programs and how industry and academia can partner with them. Also learn all about the Air Force SBIR/STTR program, recent updates, STRATFI/TACFI and upcoming solicitation....
Speaker(s)
Panelist
James Colraine
Head of Engagements, AFVentures
AFWERX
Panelist
Nicole Quattrociocchi
Orbital Prime
SpaceWERX
Panelist
Verenice Mondragon
AFWERX-Spark PM
AFWERX
Moderator
Darshan Divakaran
Senior Manager, Strategic Innovation & Partnerships
AFWERX, US Air Force
  • Panel Discussion

Tuesday, April 26, 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG04
Drones and sensors capture vast amounts of imagery data. Making this data useful an organization and its clients requires a well-thought-out data management strategy and means to perform analysis that drives action. A geographic information system, or GIS, is a system for managing information, organizing and visualizing maps and data,... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Nico Bonnafoux
Product Manager, Drone Services
Esri
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Tuesday, April 26, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG05
When operating in austere environments communication is key, and at times unavailable. The Fenix Group Inc's Banshee radio network will keep everyone in contact with each other as well as connect any sensors, robots, or other end user devices. This presentation will discuss how humans and robots can team together... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Savanna Horan
Senior Robotics Engineer
Fenix Group, Inc.
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Tuesday, April 26, 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG06
As drone technology becomes increasingly automated, the level of human involvement is shifting from remote pilots in the field to remote operators in the office. This approach can enable more scalability and operational oversight as enterprises grow their drone fleets to inspect pipelines, monitor crops, or survey infrastructure. However, several... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Milton Lopez
Chief Designer
SkyGrid, LLC
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Wednesday, April 27, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG07
How can authorities around the world verify compliance of global emissions regulations in the maritime sector more efficiently? And what if all relevant stakeholders had access to reliable, real-time emissions data from ships while they are at sea? NUAer's emissions monitoring platform comprises of a measuring device and an analytics system,... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Kristin Alne
CEO
NUAer
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Wednesday, April 27, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG08
As autonomous vehicles gain confidence for commercial applications several critical infrastructures become necessary for a fully safe and operational environment. Autonomy directly relies on real-time sensors for live operation, though at the base of Transportation Programs, Navigation, UTM, and Adoption, there is a clear need to have high-resolution, high-detail, precise,... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Jim Michel
Business Development Manager
Skyline Software
Session Speaker
Josh OLeary
President
Universal Aerial Ventures, LLC
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Wednesday, April 27, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG09
Learn about Esri’s ArcGIS System and how it provides the tools to simplify development of custom UAS ground control stations. Leverage the ArcGIS engine to plan, manage, and display flights in 2D, 3D, and with data overlays for situational awareness....
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Jeremiah Johnson
Imagery Solutions Lead
Esri
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Wednesday, April 27, 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG10
Autonomous vehicles and their sensor payloads pose unique challenges to computing system designers and integrators. Size, weight, and power (SWaP) are usually extremely limited, computational demands are high, and operational environments for the systems are often extreme. There is also a general trend towards using a modular open systems architecture... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Mark Littlefield
Sr. Manager, Embedded Computing Solutions
Elma Electronic
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Wednesday, April 27, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG11
Law enforcement and first responders have incorporated terrestrial robots in tactical environment for years. Robots have given SWAT operators, fire fighters, hazmat operators and bomb technicians the ability to make entry into structures, clear rooms, see individuals within the structure, as well as deliver various payloads to address problems encountered... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Brett Kanda
VP Sales & Marketing
BRINC Drones
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Wednesday, April 27, 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG12
"Will the rollout of 5G connectivity accelerate commercialization for the UAS industry? What unique 5G features help the UAS industry? How can 5G capabilities help Command and Control (C2) and detect-and-avoid (DAA) functions enable safe BVLOS UAS operation?  Is 5G up to the challenge of high throughput and low latency... read more...
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Andy Thurling
Chief Technology Officer
Nuair Alliance
Panelist
Francesca Stockton
Aviation Connectivity Product Manager
Verizon Robotics
Panelist
Thierry Klein
President, Bell Labs Solutions Research
Nokia Bell Labs
Moderator
Leila Ribeiro
Technology Director
MITRE Engenuity Open Generation
Sponsored by:

  • Panel Discussion

Thursday, April 28, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG13
Warfare has shifted to a technological front and the United States Department of Defense, Defense Industrial Base, and US government continue to be targeted at increasing rates, with increasingly sophisticated methods. These types of attacks, exploiting the vulnerability of our global supply chain, circumvent traditional security controls by gaining access... read more...
Speaker(s)
Session Speaker
Andrea Schaumann
Director of Federal Partnerships & Programs
Fortress Information Security
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Thursday, April 28, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG14
Cross section of industry and government focusing on charting the way ahead for integration....
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Abigail Smith
Deputy Executive Director, Office of UAS Integration
Federal Aviation Administration
Panelist
David Oord
Policy Manager
Wisk
Panelist
Gregory Bowles
Head of Government Affairs
Joby Aviation
Panelist
Tim Arel
Acting Chief Operating Officer of the Air Traffic Operating Organization
Federal Aviation Administration
Panelist
Winsome Lenfert
Deputy Associate Administrator for Airports
Federal Aviation Administration
Moderator
Jodi McCarthy
Senior Advisor
Deloitte Consulting
Sponsored by:

  • Stand Alone Presentation

Thursday, April 28, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG15
Autonomy in semi-trucks carries an immediate and compelling ROI at every autonomous level from Level 3 to Level 5, but trucks are not alone in this. Mining, farming, aerial drones, and autonomous watercraft can all take advantage of the ground-breaking AI hardware for transportable applications using datacenter-class NVIDIA compute and... read more...
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Ben Stinnett
Mechanical Engineer Lead
Embark Trucks
Panelist
Christian Helmholz
Director Of Business Development
Trilogic Systems
Panelist
Dave Raun
CEO
One Stop Systems
Moderator
Jim Ison
Chief Sales and Marketing Officer
One Stop Systems
Sponsored by:

  • Panel Discussion

Thursday, April 28, 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM

  • Room: S220G
  • Session Number:XPO22-EG16
How can we incorporate greater autonomy into the next generation of unmanned aircraft systems, drones, and advanced aerial mobility platforms? And how can we unlock the promise of autonomous aerial operations to provide safe, clean, and economical BVLOS flight? What are the tools needed to design for AI and autonomy,... read more...
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Ganesh Rao
General Manager
Microsoft Airsim
Panelist
Josh Riedy
Founder & CEO
Airtonomy
Panelist
Rajneesh Singh
Aerospace Research Scientist
Army Research Labs
Panelist
Shivanjli Sharma
National Campaign – Acting Lead
NASA Ames Research Center
Moderator
Ade Famoti
Senior Director
Microsoft Airsim
Moderator
Timothy Reuter
Principal PM Manager, Autonomous Systems
Microsoft
Sponsored by:

  • Panel Discussion

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