Drones 2017: Accident and Investigation will enable attendees to learn about the implementation of drone technology in emergency response services across the UK and how it can benefit post-incident investigation and data collection. With the UK thought-leaders in this field, hear from leading investigation branches about how they harness drone technology for safer investigations and hear from emergency services about how using the technology means more efficient emergency response.
Insight will also be provided into the national picture of drone implementation for the UK Police service and what this could mean for your organisation. Furthermore, learn about the latest drone technology including cost-effective design which could revolutionise your missions. Not only will the event feature practical case studies of drone use but also there will be the opportunity to experience the technology first hand with our live drones show.
Confirmed speakers for 2017 include:
• Lt Cdr Scott Hislop, Defence AIB Senior Engineer (Maritime), Defence Accident Investigation Branch
• Richard Ross, Principal Inspector, Air Accident Investigation Branch
• Mark Callaghan, Operational Lead for Drones, National Police Chiefs' Council
• Thomas Braagaard Sylvest, Head of UAV Education and Operation, Copenhagen Fire Department
• Ian Capewell, Inspector, Rail Accident Investigation Branch
Key programme highlights:
• The Defence Accident Investigation Branch and Air Accident Investigation Branch share about their use of drone technology
• Hear about the national picture of drone development and use across the UK Police force from The National Police Chiefs' Council
• The UK Ministry of Defence share an exclusive case study on the latest unmanned drone project with Airbus
• Discover insightful results from the European Emergency Number Association DJI Drone trial from the Copenhagen Fire Department
• Hear from leaders in drone use by emergency services Lancashire Fire and Rescue Team
Why attend Drones 2017: Accident and Investigation?
• Drones 2017: Accident and Investigation is the only drones event focused on the use of the technology for accident and investigation purposes
• Learn about the implementation of drone technology in the emergency response services across the UK and how it could significantly reduce risk in your emergency response
• Learn about the latest drone technology including the 3D mapping software and sense and avoid technology
• Take the opportunity to experience drone technology first hand with our live drone show
• Find out all your answers through our “Quiz the Experts” panel made up of key players in drone technology and use
• Network and engage with Accident and Investigation branches, fire services, police services and drone technology experts
2017 Advisory Board:
Pete McCarthy, Lecturer Human Factors and Accident Investigation, Cranfield University
John Rickard, Safety and Airworthiness Head Defence Equipment and Support, Ministry of Defence
Air Commodore Paul Lloyd, Head Fast Air Support Team Defence Equipment and Support, Ministry of Defence
Venue and accommodation:
We have secured a number of rooms at Mitchell Hall Hotel on the night of 20th February 2017, rates are as follows:
Single en-suite room at £80.00 per night including breakfast and VAT.
Twin en-suite rooms at £105.00 per night including breakfast and VAT.
Please note that the rooms can be booked until 19th February by 12pm the latest.
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