Interested in Drones? Attend this Free Seminar

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Seminar part of Women in Aviation International Annual Conference

“Tap into the Drone Market” is a free seminar hosted by Women in Aviation International (WAI). Open to the public, this seminar is scheduled for Friday, March 23, 2018, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Convention Room C4 and is one session of WAI’s multi-day annual conference, held this year in Reno.

This session, led by industry experts, is designed to educate people on safe and responsible operations of drones, and includes information on license requirements, best business practices, and recruiting staff.

“The drone market is a rapidly expanding segment of the aviation industry,” says WAI President Dr. Peggy Chabrian. “We are offering this session for our members attending from all over the world, but have opened attendance to Reno-area residents since the drone market is such a popular and timely topic.”

Sharon Rossmark, founder of Women and Drones, will speak to career opportunities in the drone community and Jillian Switzer of AirMap will discuss best practices and navigating sometimes complex FAA regulations. Other presenters include Ashley Schappert of, David MacDonald, president of Flamingo Air, and Sonal Baid of Kittyhawk.

For more information on Women in Aviation International and the 29th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference, March 22-24, 2018, please visit Discounted registration is available for military personnel and full-time students.

Women in Aviation International is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to providing networking, mentoring and scholarship opportunities for women and men who are striving for challenging and fulfilling careers in the aviation and aerospace industries. For more information, contact WAI at 3647 State Route 503 South, West Alexandria, OH 45381, Phone 937-839-4647; Fax 937-839-4645 or through

Molly Martin, Outreach Director
Women in Aviation International
Phone:  850-508-8769
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