Tuesday, September 19
Marketing and Product Management
Director Defense Navigation Aircraft and Surface
Navigating UAS Air Space
Summary of changes allowing UAS to fly in commercial air space, updates on regulatory changes and proposed solutions for certifying different classes of UAS.
Nik Hartney is a St. Petersburg Native who graduated locally from the Center for Advanced Technologies at Lakewood High School. He earned a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Florida State University and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Florida. He is a Certified Professional Engineer and Project Management Professional. Nik started as a test engineer in the environmental lab at Honeywell in Clearwater working on Defense and Space navigation systems. He progressed through systems engineering, program management and is now the Marketing and Product Management Director for the Defense Navigation Aircraft and Surface product lines.