George Zisiadis a San Francisco based artist and designer. His unique projects playfully re-imagine people’s relationships to their environments and to themselves. When not creating, he does freelance creative work and regularly speaks at universities, conferences, and companies on topics involving creativity, urbanism, art, and design.
Mike Howard & Nobie Redmon founders of Hedwig, a drone-delivery company targeting densely populated student campuses, which was the product of Startup Weekend 2013. Hedwig proposed the use of QR-codes and payload equipped drones, partnering with off-campus businesses to provide a fast and novel customer delivery experience.
Tim O’Brien designs, builds, flies and goes adventuring with multi-rotors of all shapes and sizes. He has been building quadcopters and active in the community for 5 years now. A graduate of NC State EE and CPE programs, he’s built and flown everything from the ground up: frame designs, transmitters, protocols, and flight control systems.
Andreas Raptopoulos founder and CEO of Matternet, launching a new paradigm for transportation using a network of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Previously founded FutureAcoustic, a venture that developed a new platform for music that listens and reacts to the user’s environment.