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.

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15
Sep
The Brookings Institution: The Future Of Civilian Robotics
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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...
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11
Mar
Society of Professional Journalists: Send In The Drones
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Pasadena, California, United States
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?
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07
May
AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2015
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Proposal review for the 2015 program is almost complete, and speaker acceptance notices will be sent by the end of January.
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12
Jun
2015 AAJA Convention
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
San Francisco, California, United States
Grounded for Good? The State of Drone Journalism With increasing interest in using drone and GoPro videography, this session will focus on explaining different types of drones, how to fly...
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22
Jul
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...
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Jul
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...
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04
Aug
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation Summit: Drones, Regulation and Innovation
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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11
Sep
Interdrone 2015
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
The International Drone Conference & Exposition held at the Rio in Las Vegas Sept 9, 10, and 11 drew 2,797 attendees
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24
Sep
Drone Entrepreneurship Conference
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Santa Monica, California, United States
The Geoffrey H. Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law and Pepperdine University School of Law present the 2015 Drone Entrepreneurship Conference. Imagine the possibilities and explore new frontiers with tomorrow’s leaders in drone...
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07
Oct
Commercial UAV Expo 2015
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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;...
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11
Oct
2015 Humanitarian UAV Experts Meeting
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Lexington, Massachusetts, United States
2015 Humanitarian UAV Experts Meeting, at MIT and co-organized by UAViators, OCHA and the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS).
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21
Oct
National League of Cities- RISC Conference 2015
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Annapolis, Maryland, United States
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05
Nov
Drone World Expo
12:00 am - 12:00 am
San Jose, California, United States
Thought leaders, industry experts and end-users will gather at Drone World Expo in the heart of Silicon Valley to present real-world solutions to your business and environmental challenges. UAS/UAVs provide the capability for you...
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15
Mar
SXSW Interactive 2016
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Austin, Texas, United States
The 23rd annual SXSW Interactive Festival returns to Austin from Friday, March 11 through Tuesday, March 15. An incubator of cutting-edge technologies and digital creativity, the 2016 event features five days of compelling presentations...
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17
May
AAAE 88th Annual AAAE Conference & Expo
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Houston, Texas, United States
This conference is the most important annual gathering of airport executives
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21
Jun
Department of Commerce NTIA Multistakeholder Process on Privacy For Unmanned Aircraft Systems
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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...
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02
Aug
White House, Office of Science and Technology Policy Workshop On Drones And The Future Of Aviation
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Workshop brings together thought leaders and Obama admin officials to discuss the implications of emerging technology.
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09
Sep
InterDrone 2016
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
The Commercial Drone Network is network for hardware and embedded engineers, designers and software developers.
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13
Oct
Fall Technology Series: Drones
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Americans are increasingly familiar with drones, also known as Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). These devices have become one of consumers’ most popular technology purchases; some estimate nearly one million new drones will be purchased...
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02
Nov
Commercial UAV Expo 2016
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Commercial UAV Expo 2016 Conference and exhibition focused on the commercial small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) market in North America.