Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance

Leading the research and deployment technologies
for safe UAS operations in the nation's airspace.

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


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). 

View All News »