Three action packed days showcasing the use of response robots in public safety via keynote presentations, live field demonstrations , vendor breakout sessions, round table conversations with colleagues & more...
This event is closed to the public and meant for public safety,
emergency management and disaster relief personnel only.
Main Pavillion - 30 MIN - Day 1
Hear from the industry leading vendors on their latest products and newest features. Happening on Day 1 at the Pavilion, these vendor presentations will be a quick look at what various manufacturers and suppliers have to offer.
Vendors presenting: Darley, DroneSense, Autel, Skydio, BRINC Drones, Parrot, Evolve Dynamics & DJI.
Main Pavillion - 60 MIN - Day 2 & 3
Hear from the program managers of some of the leading UAS programs in the country. Happening on Day 2 & 3 at the Pavilion, these presentations will be a mix of case studies, lessons learned from recent UAS events and more. Learn what active UAS programs are doing with this technology in 2021.
Keynote speakers: Coitt Kessler, Brandon Karr, Adam Jacoff, Mike O'Shea, Jason Day & more.
Various Locations - 90 MIN - Day 2 & 3
Spend 90 minutes out in the field during these vendor-led demonstrations. From a 70' rappelling tower to a mock accident scene, the Ranch has several authentic features available for vendors to showcase their product. Each 90 minute demo will happen twice, once on Day 2 and once on Day 3, allowing attendees to customize their daily lineup.
Demos by: Darley, DroneSense, Skydio, BRINC Drones, Autel, Parrot, Evolve Dynamics, Telerob & DJI.
Breakout Tent - 60 MIN - Day 2 & 3
Spend 60 minutes in a more personal environment during these vendor-led breakout sessions. This time and space allows attendees to see, touch and learn about these products in more detail. Each 60 minute breakout session will happen twice, once on Day 2 and once on Day 3, as well.
Breakout sessions by: Pix4D, Axon & Pilot Institute.
Various Locations - 60 MIN - Day 2 & 3
Be sure to visit all of the Skill Stations scattered throughout the Ranch to gain valuable stick time, test your abilities, and improve your sUAS pilot skills. Stations will include the 70' rappelling tower, school bus for interior ops, 15 acre lake for water ops, a mock car crash for accident mapping, acres of brush for wide area search and more. Each station will feature a proctor and mock scenario for each pilot to complete.
Stations include: Missing Persons, Accident Mapping, Tower Inspection, Barricaded Subject, Critical Thinking &
Vendor Pen - All 3 Days
Open all three days, stop by the static display area to check out the latest in response robotics hardware, software and accessories. The reps who will be presenting and leading field demos will also be at their static display tables, so check them out for more info.
Displays by: Darley, DroneSense, Skydio, Parrot, Autel, BRINC Drones, Evolve Dynamics, Axon, Pix4D, Pilot Institutute, Aardvark, Hydronalix, SkyeBrowse, Loc8, Fox Fury, DJI,
First Net, All Mobile Video, goTenna Pro & Colorado Drone Chargers.
Near Pavilion - All 3 Days
Test out or simply work on improving your piloting skills at our very own NIST sUAS Lanes. These will be open all three days and as a special bonus, on Day 1, the lanes will be proctored by trained APSA (Airborne Public Safety Association) members who will also be training out at the Ranch that week in May. Come by and allow them to work on proctoring the lanes, as well as take home a certificate showing your NIST competencies.
For a look at this year's COMPLETE schedule,
To allow more people to see each showcase, each field demo and breakout session will be happening twice, once on Day 2 and once on Day 3. The various Piloting Stations will also be rotating throughout Day 2 & 3 as well, so be sure to stop by each of those at the appropriate times.
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