Programme

9 July 2018
Hilton Manchester Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, UK 



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Programme
TimeActivity
Speaker/Chair
09.30-10.00Registration
10.00-10.10Welcome and introduction – All you need to know about inspecting with drones
Dr C Brett, Uniper Technologies Ltd
10.10-10.35Legal, safety and data protection requirements when flying drones
R Amos, Panodrone Ltd
10.35-11.00ECITB training standards for industrial drone inspections
A Wookey, ECITB
11.00-11.30
Refreshment break with multicopter exhibits from Cyberhawk, Inspectahire, Martek and Strathclyde
11.30-11.55 
A user's perspective
H Herrmann and J Pagan, EDF Energy R&D UK Centre
11.55-12.20
Revolutionising safety and productivity of offshore turbine inspections with UAS
P Forster, Martek Group
12.20-12.45
How drones are being used for inspection in industrial environments
P Buchan, Cyberhawk
12.45-13.30
Lunch and multicopter exhibits from Cyberhawk, Inspectahire, Martek and Strathclyde
13.30-13.55
How to see the bird’s eye view
J Rennie, Inspectahire Instrument Company Ltd
13.55-14.20
Validation of UAV inspection quality for the offshore wind industry
T Fong, Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult
14.20-14.45
Autonomous drones for next-generation visual inspection
Dr G Dobie, Strathclyde University
14.45-16.15Refreshment break with multicopter exhibits from Cyberhawk, Inspectahire, Martek and Strathclyde
16.15-16.45
Panel discussion

16.45Close


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