Commercial drone development and sales are on the rise, but the number of women in leadership positions in this space, or just generally in technology, is not. This has been a common and growing theme across the United States, but is particularly evident in Silicon Valley.
Earlier this year, the InterDrone conference hosted a Women in Drones luncheon with a panel of…well, women in drones. Moderated by Lisa Ellman, partner at Hogan Lovells, the panel included me in my first official engagement with Hogan Lovells, Dyan Gibbens of Trumbull Unmanned, Karen DiMeo with the FAA and Sally French, aka The Drone Girl. [Read more…]