Thansk to everyone for joining in today -- I really hope you enjoyed it -- there's a lot of confusion in this area and I think that it's really useful to build up things slowely -- I'm very much looking forward to tomorrow
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.