DRX22 Keynote Information
The Keynote Theatre is one of the outstanding features of DroneX Trade Show & Conference 2022. At a large open-plan theatre, you will be able to hear seminars and panel debates from industry leaders discussing what the future looks like for the UAV industry.
With the world changing at an incredible pace, we are already seeing last-mile deliveries being done by Drone with the technology for the delivery of people and cargo also advancing at a rapid rate. Covering 4 major verticals (commercial, emergency service, surveillance and UAM) this is your opportunity to meet those leading the change in person, ask questions and educate yourself on the evolving landscape of the industry.
Panel: Inmarsat, ANRA Technologies, Flight Crowd & Apian, Anthony Spouncer, Ajay Modha, Mariya Tarabanovska & Harry Howe - ‘Drone Deliveries: For the Good of our Health’
Inmarsat's Anthony Spouncer will lead a panel of scientists, engineers, and designers from across airspace management, technology, healthcare, and operators to discuss how unlocking access to BVLOS flight could be good for health.
As an experienced Senior Director, Anthony was initially responsible for the global execution and support of Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband-Safety service. He now utilises his Communication, Navigation and Surveillance expertise to define and drive the Inmarsat Unmanned Aerial Systems strategy and product service roadmaps. With a deep knowledge of Airline Engineering & Operations, as well as the current and evolving commercial air transport communications, air traffic control, and regulatory landscape for manned and unmanned air vehicles. He is currently responsible for engaging the UAV ecosystem, UAV OEMs, regulators, distribution and User Terminal partners to evangelise the benefits of the next generation of satcom IP connectivity.
Ajay Modha leads ANRA's business in the UK and Europe and is an aerospace systems engineer with a background in business, technology strategy, helicopters and drones. Together with the ANRA team, he is helping to promote, build and deliver airspace management technologies for UAV and UAM, collaborating with industry, academia and standards organisations.
Mariya Tarabanovska is a UAM advisor with a traditional Engineering education, she is extremely passionate about inspiring the next generations of professionals to consider a career in air mobility and has been a supporter of equality, diversity, and inclusion within aerospace through her various STE(A)M outreach positions. She has been recognized as an STE(A)M Ambassador and a female aerospace role model and has dedicated the past six years of her career to community engagement and industry advocacy. Mariya is involved in shaping the fast-developing and very promising UAM ecosystem. Through her numerous involvements ranging from market research to flight testing and eVTOL implementation scenarios development, Mariya is now leading Flight Crowd, an open Urban Air Mobility community, set to educate the public on the topic of vertical mobility and inspire the next generations to consider a career in future flight.
Harry Howe’s background started in healthcare, working on digital innovation projects within the NHS and private pharmaceutical companies, before making the leap to create his own drone software company. With this combined experience, Harry then went on to join Apian, who is building products and platforms that connect the healthcare industry with the drone industry to improve patients’ health outcomes.
This year's lineup of keynote speakers will provide you with valuable business advice which you will not hear anywhere else in the UK; you will meet with industry regulators and innovators alike. This will cover the current activities, developments and next steps in enabling technology, regulation, legislation and Government investment to achieve progress and business growth. So if you haven't already, get your complimentary ticket here now.