WWD Podcast – Episode 10: Joel Kaiser at WeRobotics

Published August 31, 2017

Our guest is Joel Kaiser, who is an International Project Director with WeRobotics!  With over 15 years of experience in humanitarian aid and disaster response, he has now shifted his focus into the integration of drones to assist in these areas.  I’m glad that I didn’t have to go more than ten ...

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The Latest Wave in the Commercial Drone Market

Published on July 12, 2017

Here in BC when we operate our UAVs, we aren’t often dealing with flat farmer’s fields, endless sight lines and perfect weather.  We are operating in areas with steep terrain, coastal conditions, high winds and challenging takeoff and landing areas with tall timber and limited space.  With these factors to manage, the traditional skid landing that many fixed wing UAVs perform becomes problematic.  I’ve been researching ...

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WWD Podcast – Episode 8: Peter Seeley, Professional Photogrammetrist

Published July 11, 2017

Our guest is Peter Seeley, a photogrammetrist with 30 years of experience in the industry!  Photogrammetry is such an integral part of commercial UAV work today, and allows for the high value data products that countless drone companies deliver to clients. While working with Strategic ...

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WWD Podcast – Episode 7: Kate Kienapple at Coastal Drone Co.

Our guest is Kate Kienapple at Coastal Drone Co!  It was great to catch up with Kate who has a background as a commercial pilot and years of experience in the UAV training and services space.  I experienced Kate’s UAV ground school training first hand as she was my original instructor, and following that I also had the opportunity to work directly with her at ...

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WWD Podcast – Episode 6: Craig Defleming at Sassin Diversified Technologies

Our guest is Craig Defleming at Sassin Tech!  For this episode, I invited Craig Defleming on the podcast who is an experienced builder of custom unmanned aircraft systems.  He has helped our company by delivering some different custom built multirotor and fixed wing drones that we have been able to use on site for clients. While custom builds may not be a common choice ...

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WWD Podcast – Episode 5: Felix Weber at Ag Business & Crop Inc.

FelixWeberOur guest is Felix Weber at Ag Business and Crop!  Felix joins us on the podcast with many years of experience as a farm consultant out in Palmerston, Ontario (Canada). He is very familiar with the introduction of new technologies into farming workflows and was a very early adopter of UAVs in this sector, also being the first distributor of Sensefly systems in Canada. ...

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WWD Podcast – Episode 4: Alyssa Ryan at MicaSense

Our guest is Alyssa Ryan at MicaSense!  MicaSense is a Seattle-based firm that has gained a lot of traction in the UAV sensor space, particularly with their work on a small 5-band multispectral camera called the RedEdge.  Alyssa discusses a wide range of topics surrounding their UAV camera technology, including some really unique use cases for their product.  I’ve ...

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WWD Podcast – Episode 3: Calvin Reich at Capri Insurance Services

Our guest is Calvin Reich at Capri Insurance Services!  Calvin has positioned himself (and Capri) as a leader in Canada when it comes to insurance surrounding unmanned aircraft.  He is active in many UAV groups online, and is currently a member on the board of Unmanned Systems Canada, where he stays up to date with the latest policies and helps to shape them. Calvin has assisted me ...

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