Program outline is indicative only and is subject to change.

Morning Session Drones in Business, Agriculture and Emergency Services

Opening Ceremony

     + Welcome to Country

     + Official Welcome: Councillor Paul Truscott - Division 3

     + Mr Bruce Sanders MP - Member for Education, Employment and Small Business Committee

Plenary session: Innovative deployment of drones in business and agriculture

                              Dr Elliot Duff, CSIRO

                              Dr Yuri Shendryk, CSIRO

Plenary session: Drones and Innovation - New opportunities for regional business and agriculture

                              Meg Kummerow, Flying Ag Australia

                              Tony Gilbert, Queensland Drones

Morning Tea

Morning Tea

Morning Tea

Plenary session: Defence supply opportunities in innovation and drone deployment

                              Lt Col Keirin Joyce CSC, Australian Army

Concurrent session: Agriculture business                       Concurrent session: Drones in emergency services                                           Tony Gilbert, Queensland                                                             Ben Trollope, Westpac Little

                                                            Drones                                                                                    Ripper 


Emergency Services / Rescue Display on Mary River

Afternoon Session Innovative Use of Drones in Business and Education

Keynote session: How drones and innovation will impact the future of business

                              Dr Catherine Ball, World of Drones Congress

Plenary session: Drone education, training, certification and licencing

                              Jack Clarke, Aviation High School

                              Andrew Rankin, ATO Group

Afternoon Tea

Plenary session: Pathways to employment in drones and innovation industries

                              Jackie Carpenter, One Giant Leap Australia

Concurrent session: Education & training                      Concurrent session: Business case studies

                                     Marilyn Andre, Aerospace                                                Jackie Dujmovic, Hover UAV 


Closing Remarks & Panel Discussion

VIP Reception

(invitation only)

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