Drone Technology & Social Media


Mary Jo Flynn
Mary Jo Flynn

Emergency Operations Coordinator
Sacramento County, CA

Sarah K Miller
Sarah K. Miller

Emergency Management Coordinator
SK Miller Consulting

Session Description

Drone technology – or Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) are taking over the hobbyist market. Updated FAA rules make it easier to obtain the required certifications to fly. Learn the basics of what you need to implement a UAS program for your agency. Discuss opportunities to integrate footage into social media strategies, including pre-recorded and live aerial broadcasts. Identify best practices for aerial photography and what makes a captivating social media post from the sky.

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