7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Registration, Breakfast, and Networking
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Rich Montoni, Chairman of the Board, NVTC and Vice Chairman, MAXIMUS
The Honorable Mark Warner, United States Senator
8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Keynote Session – Virginia Vision, Innovation, and Impact
Ms. Suzi E. McBride, Chief Operating Officer, Iridium Inc.
Dr. Karl Wunderlich, Director, Surface Transportation Division, Noblis
9:50 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.
General Session #1 – The State and Future of Autonomy in Virginia
10:40 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
Networking & Coffee Break
10:55 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.
Breakout Session #1 and Technical Tracks
UAS Working Group – Process, Critical Issues and Recommendations for the Governor and General Assembly
The Flexibility and Utility of Autonomous Transportation – A Safer More Efficient Model
Maritime: Surface, Subsea Development and Acquisition
11:45 a.m. – 12:35 a.m.
General Session #2 – Innovative Adoption of Autonomous Technology: A Corporate Perspective
Innovative methods to adopt, adapt and innovate within a corporate culture
12:35 p.m. – 1:25 p.m.
1:25 p.m. – 1:40 p.m.
Governor Ralph Northam, Commonwealth of Virginia Remarks
1:40 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
General Session #3 – Built In Virginia Innovation, Investment and Success
2:35 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.
Breakout Session #2 – Technical Tracks
UAS Applied to Public Safety and Emergency Management
Autonomous Systems: Intellectual Property and Data Securing Challenges for Sea/Air/Land and Space.
Tech Expo – Demonstrations – Atrium, grass areas, parking lot, small road