This 2024 agenda may be subject to change if unexpected logistical, technological or staffing issues arise.

Thursday, June 13, 2024 INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOGRAMMETRIC DATA PROCESSING – VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS
9:00 – 9:30 am Overview of Photogrammetric Processing and Applications Genoa Stars Zoom Virtual
9:30 – 9:50 Demonstration of ESRI Drone 2 Map App Paul Veisze Zoom Virtual
9:50 – 10:00 Break
10:00 – 12:00 pm Multispectral Image Processing with Pix4D Sean Hogan Zoom Virtual
12:00 – 2:00 Lunch Break
2:00 – 4:00 Open Source Data Processing with OpenDroneMap Corey Snipes Zoom Virtual
Friday, June 14, 2024 INTRODUCTION TO GIS APPLICATIONS – VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS
9:00 – 9:50 Overview of GIS Applications Sean Hogan Zoom Virtual
9:50 – 10:00 Break
10:00 – 12:00 pm Data Analysis and Mapping with ArcGIS Pro Shane Feirer and Robert Johnson Zoom Virtual
12:00 – 2:00 Lunch Break
2:00 – 4:00 Drone Data Analysis with QGIS Marc Mayes and Jon Detka Zoom Virtual
Monday, June 24, 2024 INTRODUCTION AND GETTING STARTED
9:00 – 9:30 am Registration and Check-In DroneCamp Support Staff BIT Atrium
9:30 – 10:00 Morning Meet ‘n Greet BIT Atrium In-Person Only
10:00 – 10:10 Welcome to DroneCamp Sean Hogan BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
10:10 – 10:30 DroneCamp Overview Becca Fenwick BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
10:30 – 10:50 Introduction to Drone Applications Sean Hogan BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
10:50 – 11:00 Break BIT Atrium
11:00 – 12:00 Overview of Hardware – Round Table Sean Hogan, Becca Fenwick, Pat Iampietro, Jon Detka, and Ahmed Kayad BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch – Equipment Display BIT Atrium
1:00 – 1:50 Drone Safety and Regulations Overview Brandon Stark BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
1:50 – 2:00 Break BIT Atrium
2:00 – 2:50 Field Planning and Equipment Preparation Sean Hogan and Pat Iampietro BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
2:50 – 3:00 Break BIT Atrium
3:00 – 3:50 Concurrent Sessions
Option 1: Introduction to Field Campaign Workflow with GPS Paul Veisze and Sean Hogan BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid -> In-Person
Option 2: Educator Track – General Info Jon Detka and Becca Fenwick
3:50 -4:00 Break BIT Atrium
4:00 – 4:50 Concurrent Sessions BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
Option 1: Mission Planning Sean Hogan and Pat Iampietro
Option 2: Educator Track – How to Start a Drone Program Chris Cruz
4:50 -5:00 Closing Comments Becca Fenwick BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
5:00 – 6:00 Break
6:00 – 8:00 pm (Optional) Welcome Reception – Social, Poster Session, Presentations, and Drone Racing Simulator UC MBEST Center In-Person Only
Tuesday, June 25, 2024 FLIGHT PRACTICE, PART 107, MISSION PLANNING
8:30 – 9:00 am Group 1 and 2: Morning Meet ‘n Greet BIT Atrium In-Person Only
9:00 – 12:00 pm Concurrent Sessions
9:00 – 12:00 Group 1 (outside): Introductory Flight Practice at CSUMB Pat Iampietro, Sean Hogan, Becca Fenwick, Corey Snipes, Paul Veisze, Jon Detka, Shane Feirer, Robert Johnson, Eleanor King, Chris Greer, and Jewell Graham BIT Plaza In-Person Only
9:00 t0 10:15 Group 2 (inside): Advanced Mission Planning Brandon Stark BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
10:15 – 10:30 Group 2 (inside): Break BIT Atrium
10:30 – 12:00 Group 2 (inside): Advanced Flying Skills, including for Cinematography Brandon Stark and Jewell Graham BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch BIT Atrium
1:00 – 1:50 Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Option 1: Pix4D and Photogrammetry Orientation Sean Hogan TBD Hybrid
Option 2: ArcGIS Pro Orientation Shane Feirer and Robert Johnson TBD Hybrid
Option 3: Educator Track – Curriculum Design, What Can I do in the Classroom? Basel Alderi TBD Hybrid
1:50 – 2:00 Break BIT Atrium
2:00 – 5:00 pm Concurrent Sessions
2:00-5:00 Group 2 (outside): Advanced Flight Practice at CSUMB Pat Iampietro, Sean Hogan, Becca Fenwick, Corey Snipes, Paul Veisze, Jon Detka, Shane Feirer, Robert Johnson, Eleanor King, Chris Greer, and Jewell Graham BIT Plaza In-Person Only
2:00 – 3:15 Group 1 (inside): Setting up for Missions Brandon Stark BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
3:15 – 3:30 Group 1 (inside): Break BIT Atrium
3:30 – 4:50 Group 1 (inside): Tips & Tricks for Flying for Cinematography Brandon Stark and Jewell Graham BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
4:50 – 5:00 Closing Comments Brandon Stark (inside), Sean Hogan (outside) Hybrid
Wednesday, June 26, 2024 PHOTOGRAMMETRY & GIS
8:30 – 9:00 am Morning Meet ‘n Greet BIT Atrium In-Person Only
9:00 – 9:10 Morning Overview Shane Feirer BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
9:10 – 9:50 Photogrammetry 101 Genoa Starrs BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
9:50 – 10:10 Processing UAV Imagery with Drone Deploy Becca Fenwick with Drone Deploy BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
10:10 – 10:20 Break BIT Atrium
10:20 – 11:00 Software Setup: Overview of Applications and App Stream Orientation Shane Feirer BIT 104 Auditorium In-Person Only
11:00 – 11:10 Break BIT Atrium
11:10 – 12:00 Data Management, Sharing and Visualization Shane Feirer, Robert Johnson, and Andy Lyons BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch + Optional Presentation “Landmine Detection Using an Affordable UAV-based Differential
Magnetometer System”
Ivan Dudiak and Sorin Jayaweera, Harvey Mudd College BIT Atrium
1:00 – 2:50 Concurrent Sessions Hybrid
Option 1: Multispectral Image Processing with Pix4D Sean Hogan and Chris Greer BIT 105 Game Lab In-Person Only
Option 2: Open Source Data Processing with OpenDroneMap Corey Snipes BIT 117 Computer Lab In-Person Only
Option 3: Educator Track – Building it as You’re Flying it! Basel Alderi and Eleanor King TBD Hybrid
2:50 – 3:00 Break BIT Atrium
3:00 – 4:50 Concurrent Sessions Hybrid
Option 1: Drone Data Analysis with QGIS Marc Mayes and Jon Detka BIT 117 Computer Lab In-Person Only
Option 2: Data Analysis and Mapping with ArcGIS Pro Shane Feirer and Robert Johnson BIT 105 Game Lab In-Person Only
Option 3: Educator Track – Advanced Teacher Flight and Response to Emergency Situations Jon Detka and Becca Fenwick Hybrid
4:50 – 5:00 Closing comments Shane Feirer (for ArcGIS Pro Group), Sean Hogan (for QGIS group) Hybrid
Thursday, June 27, 2024 APPLICATIONS AND BREAKOUT GROUPS
8:30  – 9:00 Morning Meet ‘n Greet BIT Atrium In-Person Only
9:00 – 9:10 Morning Overview Brandon Stark BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
9:10 – 9:45 Deep Learning Methods for Object Detection in High Resolution Imagery: An Emerging Landscape of Exciting Tools Shane Feirer BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
9:45 – 10:20 The Promises and Pitfalls of Remote Sensing in Agriculture Ali Poureza BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
10:20 – 10:30 Break BIT Atrium
10:30 – 12:00 High Precision Mapping (lecture and interactive session) Pat Iampietro BIT 104 Auditorium/BIT Plaza Hybrid -> In-Person
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch + Optional Discussion “Creative Payloads and Use Cases for Drones” Dough Hutchings BIT Atrium
1:00 – 1:50 Lightning Talks: Marine, Aquatic, and Agriculture, and Open Source Object Detection/Counting Pat Iampietro, Andy Lyons, Corey Snipes TBD Hybrid
1:50 – 2:00 Break BIT Atrium
2:00 – 2:50 Concurrent Sessions Hybrid
Option 1: Educators Track – Map your school Jon Detka and Becca Fenwick TBD Hybrid
Option 2: Research Track – Scientific Design Sean Hogan and Pat Iampietro TBD Hybrid
Option 3: Application Track – Part 107 Readiness Brandon Stark and Jewell Graham TBD Hybrid
2:50 – 3:00 Break BIT Atrium
3:00 – 3:50 K-12 Education Eleanor King BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
3:50 – 4:00 Break BIT Atrium
4:00 – 4:50 UAS LiDAR – Hardware, Data Collection, and Analysis Pat Iampietro BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
4:50 – 5:00 Closing Comments Sean Hogan BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
Friday, June 28, 2024 CAREER DEVELOPMENT
8:30 – 9:00 am Morning Meet ‘n Greet BIT Atrium In-Person Only
9:00 – 9:10 Morning Overview Andy Lyons BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
9:10 – 10:20 Interactive Problem-solving Scenarios and Workforce Development Brandon Stark (lead), Sean Hogan, Becca Fenwick, Pat Iampietro, Jewell Graham, Marc Mayes BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
10:20 – 10:30 Break BIT Atrium
10:30 – 11:00 Ethics Jon Detka BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
11:00 – 11:20 Drone Automation and Robotics Technology (DART) Overview Josh Metz BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
11:20 – 12:00 Wrap-up Presentation Sean Hogan, Becca Fenwick, and Pat Iampietro BIT 104 Auditorium Hybrid
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch BIT Atrium
1:00-4:30 Q & A, Equipment Demonstrations and Fun-fly time Sean Hogan, Andy Lyons, Pat Iampietro, and Becca Fenwick BIT Plaza In-Person Only
BEST Lab & Squishy Robotics Demo, Wildfire Sensor Deployment Alice Agogino, Douglas Hutchings, Vivek Rao, Becca Fenwick BIT Plaza In-Person Only