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TUESDAY, 13 AUGUST 2019
Public  Safety  UAS   Summit  
Huntsville Public Safety Training Academy
6001 NW Cecil Fain Dr., Huntsville, AL 35810
 
 
  0730
 0800
 Registration and Badge Pick-up
  0800
 0810
 Welcome and Introductions - Huntsville Chief of Police, Chief Mark McMurray, Huntsville Police Department
  0810  0830  UAS Summit Overview / Motivation / List of Participants - Mr. John Walker, GEOHuntsville UAS Working Group, Chair
  0835
 0905
 "Public Safety UAS -101" Applications Overview - Mr. Brandon-Dean Morris, Chief Pilot / Instructor - Security and Emergency Response Center (SERTC)
  0910
 0930
UAS Operational Mission Planning - Sgt Kel Roberts, Hartselle Police Department, with Mr. Phil Owens (enerGies)
  0935
 1000
Overview of the May 2019 Morgan County Exercise EMA / IC Perspectives - Sgt Kel Roberts, Hartselle Police Department, with Mr. Phil Owens (enerGies)
  1000
 1015
 MORNING BREAK
  1015
 1045
New UAS Platform Applications for Emergency Response Demonstration of the "DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise" - Michael Winchester and Jacob Freemon  Avion Solutions, Inc.
  1045  1100 Accident / THI 3D Scene Modeling: Part 1 - UAS Data Collection - Mr. Brandon-Dean Morris, Chief Pilot / Instructor - Security and Emergency Response Center (SERTC)
  1110
 1130
Accident / THI 3D Scene Modeling: Part 1 - Case Study Overview - Mr. Brandon-Dean Morris, Chief Pilot / Instructor - Security and Emergency Response Center (SERTC); Sgt Kel Roberts, Hartselle Police Department
  1130
 1215
    WORKING LUNCH
UAS Mission Case Examples and Data Review
  1215
 1245
Initial Steps for Creating a Public Safety UAS Program - Investigator Chris Hluzek, Huntsville Police Department, with Phil Owens (enrGies)
  1245
 1300
Airspace Access Roadmap Recommendations from the GEOHuntsville UAS Working Group, Airspace Access and Operation Focus Working Group (AAOFG) - Mr. John Walker, GEOHuntsville UAS Working Group, Chair
  1300 
 1330
 FEMA Region 4 UAS Applications: Lessons Learned and Path Forward - Mr. Travis Potter, FEMA Region 4 Remote Sensing and UAS Coordinator
  1330 
 1350
 University of Alabama in Huntsville's Shaken Fury Involvement - Mr. Jerry Hendrix, UAHuntsville, Director UAS Programs, Rotorcraft Systems Engineering and Simulations Center (RSESC)
  1350
 1410
"KittyHawk" Data Management System Demonstration -
  1410
 1430
AEgis Technologies Public Safety UAS Simulator: Overview and Demonstration - Mr. Tony Dickson
  1430 
 1445
 AFTERNOON BREAK
  1445
 1515
Accident / THI 3D Scene Modeling: Part 2 - Processed Data Product Review - Mr. Brandon-Dean Morris, Chief Pilot / Instructor - Security and Emergency Response Center (SERTC)
  1515
 1600
 DAART Demonstration - Mr. John Buckley
  1600 
 1700
 Panel Discussion - Public Safety UAS
   Sgt Kel Roberts, Hartselle Police Department;
   Investigator Chris Hluzek, Huntsville Police Department;
   Mr. Chad Tillman, Madison County Rescue Squad;
   Mr. Phil Owens enrGies; Mr. Brandon-Dean Morris, Security and Emergency Response Center (SERTC);
   Mr. John Walker, GEOHuntsville UAS Working Group
  1700 
 2000
 Icebreaker Reception in Saturn V Hall Exhibition Hall

 

WEDNESDAY, 14 AUGUST 2019
Commercial & State Day
 
  0700
 0750
 Registration in Lower level (east end), Saturn V Hall, Davidson Center, USS&RC
  0800
 0805
 Welcome: Dr. Deborah Barnhart - US Space & Rocket Center CEO  (Confirmed)
  0805
 0810
 OPENING COMMENTS: Mr. Jim Charlton, President, Pathfinder Chapter, AUVSI (Confirmed)
  0810
 0830
 Speaker: Honorable Mo Brooks, Housed Armed Services (Invited)
  0830
 0850
 Keynote: Mr. Brian Wynne - AUVSI President and CEO (Confirmed)
  0850
 0930
 AUVSI Reviewing the Past and Future Panel – Moderator: Mr. Brian Wynne (Confirmed)
-  Dr. Suzy Young (Confirmed)
-  COL (Ret.) John Burke (Confirmed)
-  JC Coffey, Board of Directors (Confirmed) 
  0930
 1030
 Morning Break at Exhibit Area, Saturn V Hall
  1030 
 1130
 First Responders Panel – Moderator: Mr. Phil Owen (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Travis Potter, FEMA (Invited)
-        Mr. Pete Acevedo, FAA (Invited)
-        Mr. Chris Hluzek, HPD (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Chad Tillman (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Eddie Hicks (Confirmed)
  1130
 1300
 Lunch on your own
  1300
 1400
 The Real Challenges and Solutions to Package Delivery Using UAS Panel - Moderator: Mr. Jerry Hendrix UAH   (Confirmed)
-       Mr. Steve Luxion, ASSURE Exec. Dir. (Confirmed)
-       Mr. Thomas Meyer, Air Robot Inc. (Confirmed)
-       Mr. Mark Blanks, VA Tech (Invited)
-       Ms. Nina Gullan, FAA Contractor (Invited)
-       Ms. Kat Swain, AOPA (Invited)
  1400 
 1500
 Ground Robotics Panel – Moderator: Mr. Robert Sadowski, TARDEC (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Matthew Lewis, Rand Corp SMET (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Niemeyer, CCDC (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Ted Maciuba, MCoE (Confirmed)
-        LTC Bodenkammer, ALUGS (Invited)
  1500
 1515
 Speaker: Mr. Todd Richards, GSA (Confirmed)
  1515 
 1545
 Afternoon Break at Exhibit Hall
  1545 
 1645
 Propulsion Technology Panel – Moderator: Mr. Jim Newton, Power4Flight (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Bill Vaglienti, Power4Flight (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Tom West, HFE International (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Bret Freeman, Knight Technical Solutions (Confirmed)
-        HEKA Aero (Confirmed)
  1645 
 1745
 AUVSI Education Panel  - Moderator: Mr. Joe Fitzgerald (Confirmed) 
-        Dr. Kay Taylor, US Space & Rocket Center (Confirmed)
-        Taylor Whisenant, FIRST Robotics League of Alabama (Confirmed)
-        Lindsey Groark, RoboNation Director (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Earl Thompson, Auburn University (Confirmed)
-        Local Educators (Invited)
  1745
 1800
 State & Commercial Day Wrap Up - Mr. James Charlton, Pathfinder Chapter  President (Confirmed)/Dr. Barnhart, US S&RC   CEO (Confirmed)
  1800  1930
 Pathfinder Reception in Apollo Exhibit in Main Museum

 

THURSDAY, 15 AUGUST 2019
Defense & Federal Government Day
 
 
  0700
 0750
 Registration in Lower level (east end), Saturn V Hall, Davidson Center, USS&RC
  0800
 0805
 Welcome: Dr. Deborah Barnhart,  US Space & Rocket Center CEO (Confirmed)
  0805
 0810
 Opening Comments for AUVSI Pathfinder,  Mr. Jim Charlton (Confirmed)
  0810
 0820
 Welcome: Mr. Tommy Battle, Huntsville Mayor (Invited)
  0820
 0900
 Morning Keynote – PM UAS  COL Anderson (Confirmed)
  0900 
 1000
 PM UAS PdM Panel - Moderator: PM UAS COL Anderson (Confirmed)
-        TUAS PdM LTC Griffin  (Confirmed)
-        MAE PdM LTC Benjamin  (Confirmed)
-        CSI PdM  Ms. Patton  (Confirmed)
  1000
 1030
 Morning Break at Exhibit Hall
  1030 
 1130
 PM UAS History Panel - Moderator: Mr. Rich Kretzchmar (Confirmed)
-        COL Anderson (Confirmed)
-        COL-(Ret.) John Burke (Confirmed)
-        COL-(Ret.) Don Hazelwood (Confirmed)
-        COL-(Ret.) Tim Baxter (Confirmed)
  1130
 1145
 Speaker: Representative Robert Aderholt (Confirmed)
  1200 
 1300
 Awards Luncheon
 Order of Prometheus Awards Presentations - Speaker: COL Robert Barrie, PEO Mil Dep (Confirmed)
  1300 
 1330
 FVL CFT UAS - BG Rugen or COL Isaacson or Deputy Dir CFT (Confirmed)
  1330
 1430
 Air Launched Effects/Autonomous Aviation Panel - Moderator: PdM LTC Ellis Smith, FVL CFT
-        MAJ Greer (Confirmed)
-        CCDC Rep
-        TCM FVL
-        Mr. Mike Suckow (Confirmed)
  1430
 1500
 Afternoon Break at Exhibit Hall
  1500
 1520
Training the Workforce for Acquisition Reform, Speaker: BG (Ret.) Frank Kelly, DAU VP
  1520
 1620
 Future of FTUAS and SUAS Panel - Moderator: TUAS PdM LTC Griffin (Confirmed)
-        FTUAS- Chief Eng. Mr. Casey Still (Confirmed)
-        SUAS - MAJ Holcomb/Carson Wakefield (Confirmed)
-        FTUAS - Mr. Steve Hudson (Confirmed)
-        SRR - Matt Borowski (Confirmed)
  1620
 1720
 Industry Panel - Moderator: Mr. Ed Wolski (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Dave Philips, Textron (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Dave Duggan, L-3 (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Scott Newbern, AeroVironment (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Heath Niemi, Martin UAV (Confirmed)
-        Mr. Jeff Kappenman, General Atomics ASI (Confirmed)
  1725
 
 Closing Remarks - AUVSI Pathfinder,  Dr. Debra Barnhart (Confirmed) & Mr. Jim Charlton (Confirmed)                                  
 Save The Date  August 2020
 
 
 Un-hosted Biergarten in Saturn V Exhibition Hall

 

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