EE Times Live Online Chats are the place to "see and be seen" when it comes to discussing what's been happening in electronics and engineering and what you thought about it all, from hard news to the weird and wonderful.
This week's chat will take place on Wednesday, October 30, 2013, commencing at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time / 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.