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Wednesday
18
APR

How can unmanned systems support the IRL?

17:30
19:30
Marine Resources Council
Event organized by Marine Resources Council

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Join MRC and the AUVSI Space Coast Chapter for an educational & social mixer on how unmanned systems can be utilized in the effort to save and protect the Indian River Lagoon.

Fee: Free

This event will include light food and refreshment followed by presentations from three speakers and a drone demonstration. Details below:

MRC Executive Director Dr. Leesa Souto Ph. D. will speak on the current health report of the Indian River Lagoon and present the question, “Will the local unmanned systems technology industries help save our lagoon?”

AUVSI Space Coast Satellite Chapter President Todd Hillhouse will present on the use of unmanned systems technology to collect data in support of lagoon restoration and wildlife conservation efforts.

Nexutech, LLC. Senior Vice President John Lambert will lead an interactive discussion of event attendees, with the goal of establishing programs and processes to mobilize local unmanned systems resources (both aircraft and surface vehicles) to support MRC lagoon science and restoration efforts.