Ep 15. The Global Drone Race Panel Session
In this recording of the Global Drone Race Panel Session, a panel of four leading experts on Drone Tech from all around the world sits to discuss the rapidly changing process of globalization, sustainability and disruptions of the international drone industry. Moderated by the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of Astro Awani Kamarul Bahrin Haron, this session features a panel comprising of Susanne Schödel, Yang Junwei, Kamarul A and Gopi Ganesalingam.
Among the discussion topics of the panel session was the ways that stakeholders can come together to overcome the clash between drone production and its regulations, cultivating talents that can contribute to the industry through partnerships with education institutions, and the challenges and risks that comes with rapid development within the UAV industry. Sharing their respective expertise from Fédération Aéronautique Internationale, World Economic Forum (WEF) Project Lead of Drones and Tomorrow’s Airspace, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation and as a private business operator of drones, the panellists paints a compelling broad picture of how the Global Drone Race will fundamentally shape the next decade.
Besides being the Secretary General of Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI), Susanne Schödel is also a multi World Record holder and Women World champion glider sport pilot.