SXSW Panel Flying IEDs: The Ground War Has Moved Up

South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference & Festivals celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries from March 8-17, 2019 in Austin. This year we are excited to be helping with the development of one of the forward thinking panels on emerging drone threats and counter-drone technology:

Flying IEDs: The Ground War Has Moved Up

Date: Monday, March 11, 2019

Time: 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Track: Intelligent Future

Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge

Venue: Fairmont,
Room: Manchester AB

This session is for anyone concerned about the future threat from drones in our cities or on the battlefield. Tech entrerpreneurs, current and former military, government leaders, policymakers, law enforcement, security professionals, corporate leaders concerned about privacy, media, analysts, private citizens. The proliferation of drones in today’s society presents new, challenging threats at home and on the battlefield. Experts will discuss how to embrace drones safely and combat those that threaten us.


Brian Losey, Rear Admiral, US Navy Ret. 

Daniel Magy, CEO, Mishi AI Labs

Jaz Banga, CEO and Co-Founder, Airspace

Maureen Swanson, Manager, Public Policy and Partner Engagement, Echodyne