Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Home » Industry News » Commercial Unmanned Aircraft Systems Symposium October 21, 2014

Commercial Unmanned Aircraft Systems Symposium October 21, 2014

A Commercial Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Symposium at will be held at the University of Maryland Riggs IV Alumni Center in College Park, Maryland on October 21. 2014.  A superb group of industry leading guest speakers from Google, FAA, NASA, VA/MD Test Site, DJI, AUVSI, University of Maryland are scheduled to appear. Technology flight demonstrations focused on precision delivery, aerial surveys, and aerial photography will be performed at the event.



  • 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
  • Registration begins at 7:30 AM
  • Networking reception 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Confirmed Keynote Speaker:

  • Dr. David Vos and Dr. Nick Roy, Google [X], Project Wing: “The Age of Precision Home Delivery” with demonstration

With Special Guest Speakers:

  • Dean Darryl J. Pines, University of Maryland 
  • Mike Hirschberg, AHS International Executive Director
  • Earl Lawrence, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  • Dr. Vijay Kumar, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dr. John Langford, Aurora Flight Sciences CEO
  • Dr. Parimal Kopardekar, NASA Ames
  • Rose Mooney, MAAP Director

For more information about this event, please contact Shakari Linder at or click over to the VTOL Unmanned Air Systems Symposium and Technical Workshop Announcement