2022 Schedule 

Please note this schedule is subject to change.

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
7:00 PM - 9:00 PMVIP Reception
Wednesday, November 2, 2022
7:00 AM - 8:00 AMBreakfast
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMConference Welcome
8:45 AM - 9:00 AMBlessing
9:00 AM - 9:30 AMKeynote Speaker - Glen Lynch, Volatus
9:30 AM - 10:00 AMKeynote Speaker
10:00 AM - 10:30 AMBreak
10:30 AM - 11:25 AMTaking the Pulse - Talking Trends, What's Working and What's Not with Those Who Should Know
11:30 AM - 12:25 PMBeyond BVLOS - A Futurist Look at How Autonomy, Vertiports, and IoT Will Shape Our Cities and Airports
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMLunch
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMI Breakout Session - Part 1 - RPAS Applications 1
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMII Breakout Session - Part 1 - Industry Feedback
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMIII Breakout Session - Part 1 - Student Paper Competition Presentations
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMSponsor Showcase - Volatus Showcase
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMBreak
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMI Breakout Session - Part 2 - RPAS Applications 2
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMII Breakout Session - Part 2 - RPAS Industry updates
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMIII Breakout Session - Part 2 - FSAT Workshop - RSMS Online tool demonstation
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMSponsor Showcase - DDC Showcase 1 & FIXAR Showcase
5:30 PM - 6:30 PMWelcome Reception/Exhibit Hall
Thursday, November 3, 2022
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMBreakfast
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMWomen in Drones Breakfast
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMMorning Kick-Off and Daily Re-Cap
8:45 AM - 9:00 AMKeynote Speaker
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMTransport Canada RPAS Task Force
10:00 AM - 10:30 AMBreak
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMNAV Canada Update
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMRPAS in my Backyard - Social Acceptance Successes, Challenges and Engagement Strategies
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMLunch
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMI Breakout Session - Part 3 - RPAS Applications 3
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMII Breakout Session - Part 3 - Research Supporting Regulatory Frameworks
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMIII Breakout Session - Part 3 - SAIT Showcase
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMSponsor Showcase - Lockheed Martin
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMBreak
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMI Breakout Session - Part 4 - UTM
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMII Breakout Session - Part 4 - Autonomous Operations
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMIII Breakout Session - Part 4 - Export Development workshop: Learn how to explore new markets and global opportunities
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMSponsor Showcase - Field Law & Arc Field Canada
5:30 PM - 6:30 PMBusiness Mixer/Exhibit Hall
Friday, November 4, 2022
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMNetworking Breakfast
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMMorning Kick-Off and Daily Re-Cap
8:45 AM - 9:00 AMKeynote Speaker - Jason Berry, Air Canada Cargo
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMMunicipalities Project
10:00 AM - 10:30 AMBreak
10:30 AM - 11:25 AMIndigenous Aerial Innovations - The Evolution of Drone Use for Indigenous Communities
11:30 AM - 12:20 PMAEAC Showcase and Conference Wrap Up
12:20 PM - 12:35 PMBreak
12:35 PM - 1:30 PMI Breakout Session - Part 5 - Technical Innovations
12:35 PM - 1:30 PMII Breakout Session - Part 5 - Drones in Conflict Zones
12:35 PM - 1:30 PMIII Breakout Session - Part 5 - AEAC Industry Survey Overview Presentation
12:35 PM - 1:30 PMSponsor Showcase - Flight Reviewer Standardization Seminar
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMAEAC Annual Awards & Lunch

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