US Southeast and Caribbean Regional Workshop

Image Credit: Duke University Marine Robotics and Remote Sensing

Rescheduled for October 14-16, 2020. Please read announcement.

Please join us for the U.S. Southeast and Caribbean Regional Drones in the Coastal Zone workshop hosted in Beaufort, North Carolina. The goal of the workshop is to improve awareness of the emerging issues in coastal management, state-of-science, and regulatory policies in drone technologies.

Participants will: 

  • Learn about drone operation best practices;
  • Learn about efficiencies in drone project execution;
  • Learn how to navigate drone policy framework;  
  • Become part of a drone operator network in the region; and
  • Increase drone capacity in the region.

Registration has reached capacity. Please email abbey@secoora.org if you are interested in attending the workshop.

Click here for a draft agenda.


Workshop Overview (Draft Agenda)

October 14 and 15, 2020

Drones in the Coastal Zone Workshop at Beaufort Hotel (2440 Lennoxville Rd, Beaufort, NC, 28516)

October 16, 2020

Hands-on demonstrations at Duke University Marine Lab and NOAA Beaufort Lab (Note: This demonstration has currently reached capacity, but waitlist is available).


Hotel

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Beaufort Hotel NC  (2440 Lennoxville Rd, Beaufort, NC, US, 28516) under the name of “Drone Workshop”.  

Please book your hotel stay by clicking here or calling 252 728 3000 by July 1, 2020 to get the discounted rate of $98, plus taxes. The rate will increase substantially after July 1, 2020.

Registration

Registration has reached capacity. Please email abbey@secoora.org if you are interested in attending the workshop.

Recommended airport is New Bern (EWN). It is 50 minutes from hotel.


Thank You Sponsors

Southeast and Caribbean Regional Collaboration Team