Tech Center Tuesday: Tech Talks

Location: The Smart Classroom in the Tech Center Atrium
When: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The “Tech Talks” Workshop complements the Exhibits and Technical Tracks of Tech Center Tuesday by highlighting individual examples of the expert research being conducted at the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center.  Expert researchers will present 30-minute briefings of research conducted in the laboratories at the Technical Center. 




9:45 AM

Dreams Soar: Solo Flight

Around the World 

Shaesta Waiz

10:30 AM

UAS/NAS Integration


Sherri Magyarits

11:15 AM

UAS Traffic Management

Technical Capability Level

Testing Approach

Joey Mercer

1:00 PM

NAS Identity and Access


Jim Laymon

1:45 PM

Fire Safety Research 

Richard Lyon

2:30 PM

Aircraft Icing Research 

Chris Dumont 

3:15 PM

Human Factors Research 

Kenneth Allendoerfer 

For questions, please email Michael Konyak,



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