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Space Coast Chapter Meeting - December 1 - sUAS (Small Unmanned Aircraft System) for fun and profit

  • Date:
    Dec. 01, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (ET)
  • Address: Spacecoast Fab Lab 2475 Palm Bay Road NE
  • Location: Melbourne, FL USA
  • Venue:
    Spacecoast Fab Lab, 2475 Palm Bay Road NE, Melbourne, FL
  • Contact: Linda Maness
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This will be our regular Chapter meeting for December 2016. Food & drink provided at no charge - just let us know you are coming.
NOTE LOCATION: At The SPACECOAST FAB LAB 2475 Palm Bay Road NE (across the street from the Harris).  See directions below.

Topic: sUAS (Small Unmanned Aircraft System) for fun and profit
Speaker: Michael Clark
About the Presentation:
Professor Clark’s talk will be on Small Unmanned Aircraft System.  He will bring some examples of the aircraft with him for his talk.
About the Speaker:
Professor Clark has taught computer science since 1994. Currently he is an adjunct instructor at Carnegie Mellon University. His courses, Introduction to Real Time Systems and Contextual Design Methods are popular electives and core classes respectively. He uses multi-rotor aircraft as examples of real time systems. Mr. Clark’s degrees are from Florida Tech, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, and Carnegie Mellon. Past employment has been with Harris GCSD as a senior Mechatronics engineer, an engineering Manager for SEEGRID, a vision based Pittsburgh Robotics Company, and as a Federal research scientist. He has been INCOSE’s guest speaker for topics on Driverless Cars, and Mobile Telepresence. Mr. Clark is president of Free State Aeromodlers, a Maryland RC Club. As such, he is involved with various platforms from racing drones to vintage WWI bi-planes, He also recently received the FAA’s part 107, or remote small unmanned Pilot’s License. His HAM-Technician license is KC3FJK.

Location - The SpaceCoast Fab Lab
From U.S. 1 turn West onto Palm Bay Road.  The address is 2475 Palm Bay Road NE, across the street from the Harris Corporation. Google Map at :,+Palm+Bay,+FL+32905/@28.0354623,-80.6040388,17z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x88de125b4bbe97cf:0x3e8824364e913e47