UAS Weather Forum


Apr. 29, 2019

9:00 am – 5:00 pm MDT

McCormick Place | Chicago
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UAS Weather Forum Agenda

  • Opening Remarks
    Matthias Steiner, National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • Weather Impacts during Medical Supply Delivery by Drone in Rwanda and Ghana
    Louise Fleischer, Zipline
  • Creating Test Environments for Assessing UAS Performance
    Flavio Noca, WindShape
  • Setting an Agenda for UAS Weather Standards and Data Sharing
    Philip Kenul, Trivector
  • Obtaining Accurate Wind and Turbulence Measurements by Small UAS to Fill the Boundary Layer Data Void
    Suzanne W. Smith and Sean C.C. Bailey, University of Kentucky
  • Atmospheric Observations in Urban Environments
    Remy Parmentier, Leosphere/Vaisala
  • Safe and Efficient Navigation of UAS in the Urban Environment
    Jim Gregory, Ohio State University
  • Challenges of Micro-Weather Forecasting for UAS Skyways
    James Pinto, National Center for Atmospheric Research

For questions regarding the forum, please contact Matthias Steiner.


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Matthias Steiner

Director, Aviation Applications Program