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To Champion the Colorado Unmanned Aircraft Ecosystem

May 27th – Discussion with Marke “Hoot” Gibson, FAA Senior Advisor on UAS Integration


You are invited to a discussion with Marke Gibson, the FAA Senior Advisor on UAS Integration, on the latest initiatives and concerns with UAS integration into the National Airspace System.  Marke’s position was established last year to focus on external outreach and education, inter-agency initiatives, and an enterprise-level approach to FAA management of UAS integration efforts.  He reports directly to the FAA Deputy Administrator.

The event will be held on Friday May 27th, 9:00 – 10:30 am at Metro State University, Student Success Building, Conference Room 400.  There will be light breakfast snacks and coffee provided starting at 9:00 am with presentation and discussion following at 9:30 – 10:30 am.  The Metro State University Student Success Building is at 890 Auraria Parkway, Denver, CO.   Recommended parking is at the Tivoli Garage, at 9th and Auraria.

NOTE: RSVP REQUIRED – You are kindly requested to rsvp to Vicky Lea, Metro Denver EDC, Director Aerospace & Aviation, no later than Wednesday, May 25th if you plan to attend.  Contact info for Vicky is:,  303-620-8083.