A Broad Look at Drones and Their Uses

Demonstrations presented by Chris Pugh and Corey Snipes of NORCODA

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Thursday, May 21, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM (EDT)
Parma/Snow branch of the Cuyahoga Public Library
2121 Snow Road
Parma, OH 44134
United States
* Registration open until 5/20/20 at 4:00 PM (EDT)

Event Details

Come join WiM Ohio and the Cleveland Engineering Society for a DRONE presentation by
the North Coast Drone Alliance

Date & Time:
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
11:30 - 1:30 PM EDT

Parma/Snow branch of the Cuyahoga Public Library
2121 Snow Road
Parma, Ohio 44134

Cost to attend:

Open to Everyone!
Members and Non-Members!
Lunch included!
Drones will be on display!
No walk-ins - Registeration required

Please Note: WiM Ohio continues to monitor the local situation around COVID-19, and will make registrants aware of any changes to the scheduling of this event. We have reduced the attendee capacity to ensure social-distancing best practices will be observed at this event. If the State of Ohio extends the ban on large gatherings, this event will be rescheduled.

Meet the drone pilots!

Chris Pugh: Founder and CEO, Unify Drone
Chris Pugh is the founder and CEO of Unify Drone, the co-founder and Board VP of the North Coast Drone Alliance, and the VP of Finance and Operations at Tamarack Aerial Services. Chris has built his career around strong ethical principles focusing on accountability and compliance. He has experience in a variety of industries including aerospace, construction, insurance, manufacturing, telecommunications, real estate and technology. Chris is an FAA certified remote pilot. He sits on the California University of Pennsylvania UAS Academic Advisory Board and leads the Public Safety and First Responders committee at NORCODA. Chris is a frequent speaker on drones and drone technology.

Corey Snipes: Founder, Twomile Heavy Industries Inc.
Corey is an aerospace software engineer and entrepreneur, who has worked with public and private sector organizations for twenty years. He is the co-founder and Board President of the North Coast Drone Alliance. Corey specializes in systems integration, geospatial data, and cybersecurity. He is an FAA certified remote pilot, and leads the Education and Programming committee at NORCODA.

*NORCODA is an independent, nonprofit professional association in the Cleveland Ohio region. They connect drone professionals in government, public safety, university, and commercial organizations. Its members are professional drone operators and business leaders in Northeast Ohio. The presentation will feature drones and how they are being used in many industries and applications.

Event Partners

Nathan Pietras
Nathan Pietras Regional Account Manager Eurofins Testamerica
1 Other Registered Attendees

For More Information:

Sara Drake
Sara Drake
Staffing Consultant Alliance Industrial Solutions (440)295-5771


  • 11:30 a.m: Doors open
  • 11:45 - 12:15 p.m: Lunch served - enjoy eating and listening to the presentation!
  • 12:15 - 1:00 p.m: Drone Presentation begins
    1:00 p.m: Networking
  • 1:30 p.m: Event ends
Thank you to our Annual Sponsor!