LST employee Heather K. Harris, a strategic planner and UAS airspace integration and safety SME, will attend the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) XPONENTIAL conference in Dallas, May 8 – 11, 2017. At the conference, Heather will serve as a technical session host and panel moderator. On Monday, May 8 from 3:30 – 5:00pm CDT, Heather will introduce speakers in the BVLOS Research and Testing Technical Track. On Tuesday, May 9 from 10:30-12:00 AM, Heather will moderate a panel discussion among Brad Koeckeritz, Division Chief, Unmanned Aircraft Systems, U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Aviation Services and several of his DOI program managers on how industry can engage with the department on their UAS efforts.