First responders from across Texas joined in for this two-day event
to learn about the latest emerging technologies to assist you in being better prepared and more responsive while improving citizen outcomes. Keynote talks included Skylor Hearn (Texas Department of Public Safety), CDR Arjuna Fields Retired (FAA), Jim Price (FBI), Adam Jacoff (NIST), Charles Werner (National Council on Public Safety UAS), Coitt Kessler (Austin Fire Department), Officer David Martel (Las Vegas MPD), Tracy Lamb, (Association for UAVSI), and other practitioners within the First Responder community. In addition there were public safety educational sessions using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) as first eyes to provide situation awareness.
UAVs demonstrations coupled with other emerging technology highlighted:
- Next Gen Fire Safety Cases
- Law Enforcement & Virtual Policing
- Safe City
- Safe Schools & Campuses
- Active Shooter Scenarios
- Search & Rescue Operations
The Reveille Peak Ranch
is a one of kind location with the only NIST-certified UAV training course in the State of Texas. This event provided attendees with opportunity to network with peers and to contribute to next Public Safety UAV Summit. City leaders, state agency executives and other first responders focused on the strategic issues and best practices as the threat landscape continues to expand around all of us in Texas.