It was a pleasure meeting with Jeff McCreary in Seoul. He is very outspoken and approachable. While I believe that the former CEO had planted some of the key seeds for IDT's future growth, what IDT might need in the next phase is someone like mcCreary, who could be a visible advocate, to raise the company profile.
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.