Dr. McNeal is a sought-after speaker at corporate events, industry conferences and academic conferences related to emerging technology and public policy. He frequently appears on television and radio to discuss emerging technologies and related matters of law and policy. He has been named one of the seven most influential people in drones, is described as a prolific writer about innovation policy and an engaging media personality on the complex technical and legal challenges associated with emerging technology.
With rapid advances in the field of robotics, the future possibilities seem endless: driverless cars on the roads, police forces using drones for surveillance, wearable technologies that integrate human and machine, and robots in...
In Los Angeles, the paparazzi work the streets and TV news helicopters take to the skies. But will we soon see the day when journalists routinely rely on drones to get the job done?
The Humanitarian UAV Network (UAViators) recently organized a three-day Policy Forum on Humanitarian UAVs. The mission of UAViators is to promote the safe, coordinated and effective use of UAVs in a wide range of...
NASA and the Silicon Valley chapter of the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) are partnering to cosponsor the 2015 Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Traffic Management Convention: A New Era in Aviation, July...
The organizers of Commercial UAV Expo announced the 2015 Conference Program today. The program will delve into key issues faced by large-enterprise organizations when implementing Unmanned Aerial System (UAS), including systems selection and integration;...
On February 15, 2015, President Obama issued the Presidential Memorandum “Promoting Economic Competitiveness While Safeguarding Privacy, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties in Domestic Use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems.” The Presidential Memorandum states: “As UAS...
Workshop brings together thought leaders and Obama admin officials to discuss the implications of emerging technology.