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Unmanned Aerial Systems



Date Presenter Organization Topics/Link of recording
2/7/2017 Jennifer Wells MnDOT Review current bridge inspection practices and discuss how UAS can be incorporated as another tool for bridge engineers and inspecors. Review the scope and results of MnDOT's Phase I and Phase II Utilizing UAS for Bridge Inspection Research Projects

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p43i0qpfqsf/

Barrett Lovelace Collins Engineering
3/3/2017 Dave May FAA Certificate of Waiver/Authorization (COA) approval for unmanned Aircraft Systems by Federal, State, County, and City law enforcement/Fire and First Responder agencies and the coordination of air traffic requirements for manufactures applying for Special Airworthiness. UAS Rule (Part 107)

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p27sony2v7d/

Steven Pansky SAIC
4/4/2017 Robert Pusey Parametrix UAS benefits. Where and when to use different types of UAS. Application and project samples

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p7thnsm1h5c/

5/2/2017 Fred Judson Ohio DOT Ohio UAS history. Overview of the UAS Center. Recent and future projects and direction. Research Areas

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p7thnsm1h5c/

6/6/2017 Shane Boone BDI Payload and sensor capabilities of specialized UAS. The strategy and implications of integrating both UAS and enhanced data analytics to infrastructure inspections. Future Policy implications for expanded use of commercial UAS in the Federal Airspace

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p9lne6iej9c/

Christopher Hewlett PwC
7/11/2017 Basil Yap NCDOT DOT highway construction safety assessments. Highway accident scene reconstruction, Operations at or near airports

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p5eah8boi8c/

8/8/2017 Aaron Cook Aetos Orthomosaic mapping with ground control points. Advanced Flood Modeling. Virtual imaging as a planning/training/and CRM tool. Construction monitoring. How to build an internal UAS capability and things to consider

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p3buoomgcg9/

9/5/2017 James Shaw
Jonathan Austin
GPI pre-flight planning - often overlooked but critical. post-processing for accuracy. project delivery. project archiving and retention

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p341y3tdwzq/

10/3/2017 Eric Lautenschlager
James Malecha
FAA Waiver/Authorizations

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p5g2ahnc406/

11/7/2017 Skip Watts Radford University Geotechnical & Engineering Geology Use of UAS along Highways, Types of missions applicable to Geotechnical Investigations, Mission planning - Manual versus Autonomous Flights, Post flight processing - types of final maps and models that can be created

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p2hd94yngun/

Khalid Mohamed FHWA
April 16, 2018 Patrick Malléjacq, Secretary General, World Road Association
Walter C. (Butch) Waidelich Jr., FHWA Executive Director
Bryan Cawley, FHWA Wyoming FHWA Division Administrator
Paul Wheeler, Utah DOT Lead UAS Coordinator
Jennifer Wells, Minnesota DOT State Bridge Inspection Engineer
Produced by Rednoa, Inc. under the auspices of the World Road Association, with support from FHWA Explores the use of UAS around the world to remotely collect data for road infrastructure. Contains 10 illustrative case studies. Provides recommendations for transportation agencies to use UAS

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p1x6q13ug20w/

May 21, 2020 James Gray
Paul Wheeler
James Grimsley
FHWA, Utah DOT, and Choctaw Nation Integrating UAS at Surface Transportation Agencies: State of the Practice

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/pveca3gxjt0c/?OWASP_CSRFTOKEN=c441cb6cca54b34c8a5ecfe048843cf3cd630206a61a8a89559840c9e396da28

June 25, 2020 James Gray
Russ Buchholz
Robin Grace
Glenn Stott
Fred Judson
FHWA, ND DOT, MA DOT, NJ DOT, and OH DOT Developing a UAS Program: From Startup to Additional Tasking

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p7pfxjh82uto/?OWASP_CSRFTOKEN=d4d5054bcb1204b01f9ed236b09901b46b78124d318bed0a3a85029f4f42b26c

August 6, 2020 James Gray
Paul Wheeler
J.D. D'Arville
FHWA, Utah DOT, and Alabama DOT Value of Data Derived from UAS throughout Project Delivery

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/pem1o8m0m1f8/

October 1, 2020 David Merrick
Paul Wheeler
Dr. Robin Murphy
Florida State Air Operations, Utah DOT, and Texan A&M University Multi-stakeholder Coordination for UAS Deployment in Emergency Response Environments

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/pjqoewytxnei/

November 5, 2020 Jennifer Wells
Yanlin Guo
MN DOT, Colorado State University Advancing UAS for Structural Inspections

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p49emqfbsja3/

December 3, 2020 Glenn Stott
David Gallagher
Pranav Khekare
Dr. Arthur Helmicki
NJ DOT, OH DOT, University of Cincinnati UAS for Traffic Monitoring Applications

Recording: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/pnnf1z543uv0/

Updated: 04/12/2021
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