Category: Drone Tech

Successes

Drone Safety Day – 9/17/2021

Thanks to everyone for attending our Drone Safety Event, held virtually, from 10am-11am; special thanks to Brandon Stark from UC Merced who spoke about Drone Safety and Drones used as Research tools at UC Merced. Here is the recording. Our winner of the poster contest was Joseph Zamora, with his poster on being safe and…
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Drone Safety Day, Friday, 9/17

Merced College is celebrating Drone Safety Week by having a virtual Drone Safety Day this Friday from 10am-11am; We invite you to attend and be a part of learning about Drone Safety. This is the form to sign up for drone safety day – sign up on this form to get the zoom link to…
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Skydio Webinar

Skydio is ushering in a new era of autonomous drone inspection at 9am PT on June 2nd, 2021 at the US Space and Rocket Center. With the Skydio 2, we proved that a drone designed around groundbreaking AI-powered autonomy can set a new standard for the industry. Now, we are ready to supercharge enterprise and…
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NCAT Webinar on Geospatial Imagery

An introduction to Imagery and Geospatial Processing and Analysis. Instruction will cover processing of aerial (drone) imagery, creating mosaics, importing images into Geographic Information Systems (GIS), creating layers, and analyzing imagery.This is a FREE webinar open to any parent, teacher or organizational member interested in STEM outreach activities or enriching existing programs with a student…
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STEM for All Video Showcase

This invitation is sent to you by the STEM for All Multiplex, the NSF-funded, free, interactive platform featuring over 1000 short videos that showcase federally funded projects aimed at transforming STEM and computer science learning. You’re invited to participate in the 2021 STEM for All Video ShowcaseMay 11-18, 2021https://stemforall2021.videohall.com This is a great opportunity for you to network, find new…
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NCAT Serves Up the FAA UAS-CTI Resource Repository

Creating a Model in Which Academia and Government Organizations Can Work Together to Create Resilient Partnerships that Prepare the Nation’s Future Workforce April 26, 2021 – With the rapid growth of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) industry, there is a need to ensure that new technology is safely integrated into the National Airspace System and that…
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FAA Ops over people webinar

Next Tuesday, April 27th at 2:00 p.m. Eastern time, the FAA is holding a live webinar and Q&A session on the UAS Ops Over People and Night final rule; this was announced just the other day.  See https://twitter.com/FAADroneZone/status/1384537708337434636.  We are also planning a series of webinars on the Remote ID final rule over the next several months,…
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Merced College Selected for FAA Training Program

[Merced, CA] – Today Merced College announces the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has selected its Drone Technology and Media Program for the Unmanned Aircraft Systems-Collegiate Training Initiative program or the UAS-CTI. “This is a big step in getting our program recognized by the FAA, assisting in students getting related internships and REUs, and keeps us…
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