How can sUAS (drones) impact Planning?
Thursday, November 5, 2015
1:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. MST
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Take-Away: Explore how small unmanned aerial systems
(sUAS), aka “drones” can be utilized to improve the planning
process and learn what regulations planners need to know to
be prepared for this expanding technology.
Description: The use of small unmanned aerial systems
(sUAS), commonly referred to as “drones,” has become common
place in military applications and has even been proposed to
deliver your next Amazon.com order. What does this growing
use of sUAS mean for planners? In this session we would like
to explore how this technology can be used to impact what we
do as planners, understand the regulatory environment that
governments their use, and discuss what planners need to do
to be prepared for this expanding technology.
Moderator: Matt Klyszeiko, AICP, Senior Planner, Michael Baker
Presenters: Aviation attorney, SUAS operator
Matt KlyszeikoMatt Klyszeiko, Senior Planner, RBF Consulting