SPEAKER SPOTLIGHT- SHARON ROSSMARK, WOMEN AND DRONES
From corporate executive of a Fortune 100 insurance company to entrepreneur, Sharon Rossmark has an extensive and diverse business background. She is the CEO and founder of Women And Drones, the premier global platform for women who are disrupting, innovating and shaping the future of the UAS industry.
A growing element of her company is the collaboration with community and educational programs to incorporate drones into STEM programming for youth with an emphasis on engaging girls. The organisation’s educational theme centres on “learning through the wonders of flying robots.” She is the co-author of several books introducing young children to drones. Most of the characters in the books are girls which is a purposeful, important part of their commitment to engaging more girls in STEM and aviation. The first two book “Fun with Drones” and “Drone Girls and the "Air Show Adventure” are available on Amazon.
PROFESSOR RON BARTSCH
Ron Bartsch has extensive experience in aviation consulting and auditing having established Aviation Consultancy Services in 1986. With wide ranging operational and senior management and executive experience in the aviation industry, he has held positions of Head of Safety and Regulatory Compliance at Qantas Airways Pty Ltd and Manager of Air Transport Operations with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA). See more at www.worldofdrones.com.au/speakers