UAVs deployed for roads, bridges and tunnels are realizing increased value, from fault detection to asset management. But what does it take to successfully integrate a UAV program into a government agency? In-depth content in this session will provide practical knowledge for developing policy and guidelines for UAV programs.
Tuesday, October 2
Part I (1:30 – 3:00pm) Getting It Right from the Start: Establishing a UAV Program
Creating & Setting Up Your UAV Program
Selecting the Platforms & Vendor Verification
Establishing Policies & Workflows
Obtaining Buy-In & Support
Part II (3:30 – 5:00pm) Integrating/Sharing Data & Growing the UAV Program
Integrating, Managing, Sharing the Data
UAV Program Best Practices & Lessons Learned
Federal & AASHTO Perspective
Look into the Future: What Agencies Need from Providers
Confirmed Speakers Include:
Darshan Divakaran, North Carolina Department of Transportation
Shayne Gill, Program Director for Multimodal Transportation, AASHTO More speakers coming soon.