News & Info View All News »
Register Today For Next Weeks NUSTAR Industry Forum
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
The agenda for the NUSTAR event is beginning to take shape!
Please remember to RSVP by March 8th.
National UAS Standardized Testing and Research (NUSTAR) Industry Forum
Syracuse University, Center of Excellence
Wednesday, March 15
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM: NUSTAR Advisory Committee Meeting
NUSTAR INDUSTRY FORUM*
1:00 - 1:15 PM: Welcome and Introduction - Craig Marcinkowski, Project U-SAFE team, Gryphon Sensors
1:15 - 1:30 PM: NUSTAR, an Industry Led Effort- Mark Aitken, Director of Government Relations, Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI).
1:30 - 1:45PM: Insurance Industry demand for NUSTAR- Tom Karol, General Counsel, National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC)
1:45 - 2:00 PM: FAA's Role and Perspective- Rob Pappas, FAA, UAS Integration Office
2:00 - 2:30 PM: NUSTAR Origins and NASA's Advisory Role- Dr. Parimal Kopardekar, NASA - NUSTAR Founder
2:30 - 3:00 PM: NUSTAR Programmatic Updates (RFI) and Discussion- Larry Brinker, President and CEO, Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR Alliance) and Bob Duclos, Vice President, C&S Engineers
3:00 - 3:10 PM: Closing- Remarks from Empire State Development
3:10 - 3:30 PM: Break
3:30 - 4:30 PM: Facilitated Discussion - Current Capabilities of Regional Partners
Facilitator - Robert Simpson, President and CEO, CenterState CEO
5:00 - 9:00 PM: Genius NY 315 Finals Event at Hotel Syracuse
Thursday, March 16
8:30 - 12:00 PM: Additional One-on-One Meeting time block for discussion with NYS ESD (Optional as needed)- RFI Discussions re: Public/Private partnership
* Also invited to speak: Consumer Technology Association (CTA).