How Are Drones Being Used Outside Of The Military?

NEWSDESK" I'M JOE HREN

I'M JOE HREN MOST PEOPLE THINK OF DRONES AS MOST PEOPLE THINK OF DRONES AS REMOTE-CONTROLLED KILLING REMOTE-CONTROLLED KILLING MACHINES USED TO ERADICATE MACHINES USED TO ERADICATE THREATS TO US NATIONAL THREATS TO US

NATIONAL SECURITY SECURITY PROPONENTS OF UNMANNED AERIAL PROPONENTS OF UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES ARE TRYING TO CHANGE VEHICLES ARE TRYING TO CHANGE THIS NEGATIVE PERCEPTION AS THEY THIS NEGATIVE PERCEPTION AS THEY TRY TO PREPARE THE PUBLIC FOR TRY TO PREPARE THE PUBLIC FOR THEIR EVENTUAL INCORPORATION THEIR EVENTUAL INCORPORATION INTO OUR EVERYDAY LIVES INTO OUR EVERYDAY LIVES >> AT INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY >> AT INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY STUDENTS ARE LEARNING TO FLY, STUDENTS ARE LEARNING TO FLY, NOT AIRPLANES, BUT UNMANNED NOT AIRPLANES, BUT UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES, OR AS THEY'RE AERIAL VEHICLES, OR AS THEY'RE MORE COMMONLY KNOWN, DRONES

MORE COMMONLY KNOWN, DRONES >> THE UNMANNED SYSTEMS INDUSTRY >> THE UNMANNED SYSTEMS INDUSTRY IS EXPLODING RIGHT NOW, AND I IS EXPLODING RIGHT NOW, AND I JUST WANT TO JUMP ON BOARD JUST WANT TO JUMP ON BOARD >> WHAT WE WANT TO TRAIN IS >> WHAT WE WANT TO TRAIN IS OPERATORS OPERATORS

WE KNOW WE'RE NOT ENGINEERS WE KNOW WE'RE NOT ENGINEERS WE DON'T DO A LOT OF THE WE DON'T DO A LOT OF THE COMMUNICATIONS, CYBERTYPE STUFF COMMUNICATIONS, CYBERTYPE STUFF >> AT ISU — APPLYING THE >> AT ISU — APPLYING THE TECHNOLOGY TO DOMESTIC USES, NOT TECHNOLOGY TO DOMESTIC USES, NOT ABOUT MILITARY OR DEFENSE

ABOUT MILITARY OR DEFENSE >> WE REALLY WANT TO LOOK HARD >> WE REALLY WANT TO LOOK HARD INTO THE AREAS OF AGRICULTURE, INTO THE AREAS OF AGRICULTURE, WHICH WILL BE PROBABLY ONE OF WHICH WILL BE PROBABLY ONE OF THE BIGGEST AREAS, AS WELL AS THE BIGGEST AREAS, AS WELL AS DOMESTIC OPS TO FIRST DOMESTIC OPS TO FIRST RESPONDERS RESPONDERS >> MORE THAN THE VEHICLE ITSELF, >> MORE THAN THE VEHICLE ITSELF, THE REAL INNOVATION IS THE DATA THE REAL INNOVATION IS THE DATA GATHERING CAPABILITY CREATED BY GATHERING CAPABILITY CREATED BY EQUIPPING UAVs WITH SENSORS EQUIPPING UAVs WITH SENSORS

>> THERE'S SO MANY DIFFERENT >> THERE'S SO MANY DIFFERENT TYPES OF SENSORS TO GIVE YOU TYPES OF SENSORS TO GIVE YOU DIFFERENT DATA, WHETHER IT BE DIFFERENT DATA, WHETHER IT BE SOMETHING THAT CAN LOOK LIKE A SOMETHING THAT CAN LOOK LIKE A TV, A THERMAL, A CHEMICAL, IF TV, A THERMAL, A CHEMICAL, IF YOU'RE LOOKING FOR JUST TRYING YOU'RE LOOKING FOR JUST TRYING TO GET SOME KIND OF SMELL OR TO GET SOME KIND OF SMELL OR WHAT'S IN THE AIR WHAT'S IN THE AIR >> KIRKER HOPES TO COMBINE WHAT >> KIRKER HOPES TO COMBINE WHAT HE IS LEARNING IN HIS UNMANNED HE IS LEARNING IN HIS UNMANNED SYSTEMS CLASSES WITH HIS SYSTEMS CLASSES WITH HIS CRIMINOLOGY MAJOR CRIMINOLOGY MAJOR >> I WANT TO INSTILL UAV >> I WANT TO INSTILL UAV PROGRAMS IN LOCAL LAW PROGRAMS IN LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIRST RESPONDERS, ENFORCEMENT, FIRST RESPONDERS, SO THEY CAN RESPOND TO ACCIDENTS SO THEY CAN RESPOND TO ACCIDENTS MORE EFFECTIVELY

MORE EFFECTIVELY >> EVENTUALLY KIRKER SAYS HE >> EVENTUALLY KIRKER SAYS HE WOULD LIKE TO MANAGE AN WOULD LIKE TO MANAGE AN AUTOMATED DELIVERY OR PACKAGE AUTOMATED DELIVERY OR PACKAGE AND GROUND SYSTEM LIKE THE ONE AND GROUND SYSTEM LIKE THE ONE AMAZON PRESENTED LAST YEAR AMAZON PRESENTED LAST YEAR THERE ARE EXTERNAL FORCES AT THERE ARE EXTERNAL FORCES AT PLAY RIGHT HERE IN INDIANA, PLAY RIGHT HERE IN INDIANA, THOUGH, THAT COULD HAVE AN THOUGH, THAT COULD HAVE AN IMPACT ON HIS CAREER IMPACT ON HIS CAREER ASPIRATIONS ASPIRATIONS

CAMP ATTERBURY RECENTLY SPENT $1 CAMP ATTERBURY RECENTLY SPENT $1 MILLION TO BUILD A DRONE RUNWAY MILLION TO BUILD A DRONE RUNWAY AND STORAGE FACILITY AND STORAGE FACILITY OFFICIALS HOPE THE MILITARY OFFICIALS HOPE THE MILITARY TRAINING BASE WOULD BE TRAINING BASE WOULD BE DESIGNATED AS ONE OF THE SITES DESIGNATED AS ONE OF THE SITES THE FAA WAS SELECTING TO TEST THE FAA WAS SELECTING TO TEST WHETHER THAT DRONES COULD SAFELY WHETHER THAT DRONES COULD SAFELY FLY IN COMMERCIAL AIRSPACE FLY IN COMMERCIAL AIRSPACE ATTERBURY WASN'T SELECTED BUT ATTERBURY WASN'T SELECTED BUT INDIANA IS STILL PRESSING AHEAD INDIANA IS STILL PRESSING AHEAD AND PARTNERING WITH OHIO ON A AND PARTNERING WITH OHIO ON A REGIONAL TESTING CENTER

REGIONAL TESTING CENTER >> WE SEE THIS AS AN OPPORTUNITY >> WE SEE THIS AS AN OPPORTUNITY TO NOT HAVE THE FEDERAL TO NOT HAVE THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT PEERING OVER OUR GOVERNMENT PEERING OVER OUR SHOULDER AND NOT PUTTING SHOULDER AND NOT PUTTING REGULATIONS ON US AND TELLING US REGULATIONS ON US AND TELLING US WHEN WE CAN AND CANNOT FLY BUT WHEN WE CAN AND CANNOT FLY BUT TO GO AFTER SOME OTHER TO GO AFTER SOME OTHER OPPORTUNITIES OUT THERE OPPORTUNITIES OUT THERE >> IN LATE APPEAR THE >> IN LATE APPEAR THE OHIO-INDIANA UAF FEST CENTER OHIO-INDIANA UAF FEST CENTER WILL HOST A COMPETITION AT CAMP WILL HOST A COMPETITION AT CAMP ATTERBURY, DEMONSTRATING UAV ATTERBURY, DEMONSTRATING UAV SENSE AND AVOID CAPABILITIES SENSE AND AVOID CAPABILITIES CRITICAL TO THEIR INTEGRATION CRITICAL TO THEIR INTEGRATION INTO THE NATIONAL AIRSPACE INTO THE NATIONAL AIRSPACE

>> IT'S A PARTICULAR COMPONENT >> IT'S A PARTICULAR COMPONENT OF UNMANNED SYSTEMS, HOW DO OF UNMANNED SYSTEMS, HOW DO YOU — HOW DO THEY SEE AND AVOID YOU — HOW DO THEY SEE AND AVOID EACH OTHER IN THE SKY EACH OTHER IN THE SKY AND IT'S SO IT'S A CRITICAL AND AND IT'S SO IT'S A CRITICAL AND IMPORTANT COMPETITION, AND THE IMPORTANT COMPETITION, AND THE RESULTS WILL HELP TO FURTHER THE RESULTS WILL HELP TO FURTHER THE SAFETY OF THIS INDUSTRY SAFETY OF THIS INDUSTRY >> KONKLER SAYS FAA >> KONKLER SAYS FAA REPRESENTATIVES AND A CADRE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND A CADRE OF DEFENSE, NASA AND OTHER DEFENSE, NASA AND OTHER GOVERNMENT AND PRIVATE OFFICIALS GOVERNMENT AND PRIVATE OFFICIALS WILL ATTEND THE COMPETITION

WILL ATTEND THE COMPETITION KIRKER WILL BE KEEPING A CLOSE KIRKER WILL BE KEEPING A CLOSE EYE TOO EYE TOO >> IT WILL DETERMINE WHETHER >> IT WILL DETERMINE WHETHER UNMANNED SYSTEMS ARE GOING TO BE UNMANNED SYSTEMS ARE GOING TO BE INTEGRATED WITHIN THE AIRSPACE INTEGRATED WITHIN THE AIRSPACE

>> BUT THE CHANGING TECHNOLOGY >> BUT THE CHANGING TECHNOLOGY IS CAUSING SOME LAW MAKERS TO IS CAUSING SOME LAW MAKERS TO WORRY ABOUT POTENTIAL ABUSES WORRY ABOUT POTENTIAL ABUSES A BILL MAKING ITS WAY THROUGH A BILL MAKING ITS WAY THROUGH THE LEGISLATURE REQUIRES LAW THE LEGISLATURE REQUIRES LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES TO OBTAIN A ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES TO OBTAIN A SEARCH WARRANT IN ORDER TO USE SEARCH WARRANT IN ORDER TO USE AN UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLE AN UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLE >> THE ISSUE IS THAT ONCE YOU >> THE ISSUE IS THAT ONCE YOU MAKE IT SO EASY TO DO THAT KIND MAKE IT SO EASY TO DO THAT KIND OF SURVEILLANCE, THEN YOU CAN OF SURVEILLANCE, THEN YOU CAN GET INTO A PROGRAM WHERE YOU'RE GET INTO A PROGRAM WHERE YOU'RE JUST KIND OF BLANKETY MONITORING JUST KIND OF BLANKETY MONITORING WHAT PEOPLE ARE DOING AND YOU WHAT PEOPLE ARE DOING AND YOU CAN HAVE THESE SMALLER VEHICLES, CAN HAVE THESE SMALLER VEHICLES, KIND OF IN THE AIR ALL THE TIME KIND OF IN THE AIR ALL THE TIME JUST BASICALLY CHECKING OUT JUST BASICALLY CHECKING OUT WHAT'S GOING ON

WHAT'S GOING ON AND THAT GETS YOU A LOT CLOSER AND THAT GETS YOU A LOT CLOSER TO THIS KIND OF 1984 WORLD OF TO THIS KIND OF 1984 WORLD OF CONTINUOUS GOVERNMENT CONTINUOUS GOVERNMENT SURVEILLANCE THAT SURVEILLANCE THAT >> PEOPLE ARE WORRIED ABOUT >> PEOPLE ARE WORRIED ABOUT PRIVACY PRIVACY

UNDERSTOOD UNDERSTOOD AND WHAT WE HAVE TO DO IS HOLD AND WHAT WE HAVE TO DO IS HOLD PEOPLE ACCOUNTABLE PEOPLE ACCOUNTABLE >> AND HOW THE PRIVACY DEBATE >> AND HOW THE PRIVACY DEBATE WILL AFFECT A WIDE RANGE OF WILL AFFECT A WIDE RANGE OF PEOPLE

PEOPLE >> THE LAWS ARE REGULATIONS THAT >> THE LAWS ARE REGULATIONS THAT ARE CREATED TODAY, TOMORROW AND ARE CREATED TODAY, TOMORROW AND THE NEXT COUPLE OF YEARS WILL THE NEXT COUPLE OF YEARS WILL AFFECT WHAT I CAN DO WITH MY AFFECT WHAT I CAN DO WITH MY CAREER CAREER >> WE'RE NOW JOINED BY THE >> WE'RE NOW JOINED BY THE INDIANA OFFICE DEFENSE INDIANA OFFICE DEFENSE DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR DUANE DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR DUANE EMBREE EMBREE

AS WE SAW IN THE STORY, DEVAIN AS WE SAW IN THE STORY, DEVAIN WANTS A JOB WANTS A JOB WHAT KIND OF JOBS ARE THERE IN WHAT KIND OF JOBS ARE THERE IN THE UNMANNED SYSTEMS HERE IN THE UNMANNED SYSTEMS HERE IN INDIANA? INDIANA? >> I THINK THERE WILL BE JOBS IN >> I THINK THERE WILL BE JOBS IN THE DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION THE DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION AND LOTS OF JOBS IN APPLICATION AND LOTS OF JOBS IN APPLICATION SO WHEN WE THINK ABOUT THAT, I SO WHEN WE THINK ABOUT THAT, I THINK EYE — I WOULD THINK ABOUT THINK EYE — I WOULD THINK ABOUT HOW I MIGHT WORK TO WORK IN HOW I MIGHT WORK TO WORK IN AGRICULTURE OR SOME OTHER AREA AGRICULTURE OR SOME OTHER AREA THAT COULD REALLY USE THOSE THAT COULD REALLY USE THOSE DEVICES

DEVICES >> WHAT ARE SOME OF THE MORE >> WHAT ARE SOME OF THE MORE SPECIFIC AREAS THAT YOUR OFFICE SPECIFIC AREAS THAT YOUR OFFICE IS REALLY TRYING TO BRING IN IN IS REALLY TRYING TO BRING IN IN TERMS OF JOBS TERMS OF JOBS >> MY OFFICE IS FOCUSED ON >> MY OFFICE IS FOCUSED ON LEVERAGING OUR MILITARY ASSETS, LEVERAGING OUR MILITARY ASSETS, WHETHER THAT'S INTELLECTUAL WHETHER THAT'S INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OR WHETHER THAT'S PROPERTY OR WHETHER THAT'S ASSETS LIKE WE SAW ON THE SCREEN ASSETS LIKE WE SAW ON THE SCREEN HERE HERE

HOW CAN WE LEVERAGE THOSE INTO HOW CAN WE LEVERAGE THOSE INTO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR THE STATE? STATE? SO THAT'S REALLY MY FOCUS SO THAT'S REALLY MY FOCUS >> WE TALKED ABOUT MILITARY USES >> WE TALKED ABOUT MILITARY USES OF DRONES AND COMMERCIAL USES OF OF DRONES AND COMMERCIAL USES OF THEM, BUT DO THEY EVER OVERLAP? THEM, BUT DO THEY EVER OVERLAP? >> I THINK WHAT WE FIND IS THAT >> I THINK WHAT WE FIND IS THAT THE TECHNOLOGY THAT'S DEVELOPED THE TECHNOLOGY THAT'S DEVELOPED IN THE MILITARY CERTAINLY HAS IN THE MILITARY CERTAINLY HAS CIVILIAN APPLICATIONS, AND SO CIVILIAN APPLICATIONS, AND SO THE EXTENT TO WHICH WE CAN BRING THE EXTENT TO WHICH WE CAN BRING THOSE TO BEAR IN THE COMMERCIAL THOSE TO BEAR IN THE COMMERCIAL MARKET QUICKLY WILL ENABLE MARKET QUICKLY WILL ENABLE INDIANA TO HAVE AN ADVANTAGE INDIANA TO HAVE AN ADVANTAGE OVER OTHER AREAS THAT DON'T DO OVER OTHER AREAS THAT DON'T DO THAT AS QUICKLY THAT AS QUICKLY >> SO INDIANA HAS SOME >> SO INDIANA HAS SOME ADVANTAGES

ADVANTAGES WHY INDIANA? WHY INDIANA? WHY BRING THESE JOBS TO INDIANA WHY BRING THESE JOBS TO INDIANA THAN ANYWHERE ELSE? THAN ANYWHERE ELSE? >> INDIANA HAS A STRONG ADVANCED >> INDIANA HAS A STRONG ADVANCED MANUFACTURING PUSH MANUFACTURING PUSH AND WE HAVE THE TEST RANGES IN AND WE HAVE THE TEST RANGES IN ORDER TO TEST THEM ORDER TO TEST THEM

AND IF YOU THINK ABOUT OUR AND IF YOU THINK ABOUT OUR OPPORTUNITIES AS WE DEVELOP BOTH OPPORTUNITIES AS WE DEVELOP BOTH POLICIES AND DEPLOY THIS POLICIES AND DEPLOY THIS TECHNOLOGY INTO OUR AGENCIES, TECHNOLOGY INTO OUR AGENCIES, THAT PARTICULARLY AGRICULTURE K THAT PARTICULARLY AGRICULTURE K THAT IT FITS NICELY WITH WHERE THAT IT FITS NICELY WITH WHERE WE'RE TRYING TO GO WE'RE TRYING TO GO >> THERE IS SOME LEGISLATION IN >> THERE IS SOME LEGISLATION IN THE SENATE REGULATING THE SENATE REGULATING SURVEILLANCE CAPABILITIES OF SURVEILLANCE CAPABILITIES OF THESE UAVs FOR LAW THESE UAVs FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT ENFORCEMENT HOW IMPORTANT DO YOU THINK IT IS HOW IMPORTANT DO YOU THINK IT IS FOR MILITARY USE? FOR MILITARY USE? >> I THINK — THE MILITARY USE, >> I THINK — THE MILITARY USE, I WOULD PUT IN A DIFFERENT I WOULD PUT IN A DIFFERENT CATEGORY

CATEGORY AND I THINK IT'S IMPORTANT, AND AND I THINK IT'S IMPORTANT, AND I'M HAPPY TO SEE THAT INDIANA IS I'M HAPPY TO SEE THAT INDIANA IS DEVELOPING THE POLICIES THAT WE DEVELOPING THE POLICIES THAT WE ARE PUTTING THE LAWS IN PLACE TO ARE PUTTING THE LAWS IN PLACE TO BEGIN TO UNDERSTAND HOW WE BEGIN TO UNDERSTAND HOW WE EMPLOY THIS TECHNOLOGY EMPLOY THIS TECHNOLOGY LIKE EVERYTHING ELSE, WE'RE LIKE EVERYTHING ELSE, WE'RE GOING TO USE IT GOING TO USE IT

IT'S GOING TO BE USED IT'S GOING TO BE USED LET'S PUT THE THINGS IN PLACE LET'S PUT THE THINGS IN PLACE THAT ALLOW US TO USE IT IN THE THAT ALLOW US TO USE IT IN THE BEST WAY POSSIBLE AND TO TAKE AN BEST WAY POSSIBLE AND TO TAKE AN ADVANTAGE OVER OTHER AREAS ADVANTAGE OVER OTHER AREAS >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH

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