There’s just one week left until eVTOL Insights’ NY con­fer­ence, which is shap­ing up to be anoth­er excel­lent day of keynote pre­sen­ta­tions, live Q&As, pan­el dis­cus­sions and fire­side chats.

More than 80 atten­dees are set to join some of the indus­try’s biggest thought lead­ers, influ­encers and inno­va­tors on Octo­ber 11th at the Dream Down­town Hotel. Kind­ly spon­sored by Jama Soft­ware, Gilmore Group and VPorts, the event agen­da has been extend­ed fur­ther and now fea­tures addi­tion­al spon­sors TruWeath­er Solu­tions and Coflow Jet.

Before the con­fer­ence on the 11th, those who have bought a tick­et are also invit­ed to a pre-event net­work­ing drinks recep­tion at the Dream Down­town on Octo­ber 10th. This will take place between 6pm-8pm ET at the hotel bar.

A full day’s agen­da on Tues­day will begin with an open­ing address from Starr Ginn, NASA’s Advanced Air Mobil­i­ty Lead Strate­gist, and fin­ish with a fire­side chat fea­tur­ing ex-Uber Ele­vate founders Mark Moore, Nikhil Goel and Ian Vil­la. After the con­fer­ence fin­ish­es, there will be anoth­er drinks recep­tion in the hotel bar for atten­dees to con­tin­ue net­work­ing.

Tick­ets are sell­ing fast and priced at $449 per per­son. Stu­dents inter­est­ed in attend­ing can pur­chase one at a reduced rate of $249, but will need to pro­vide legit­i­mate iden­ti­fi­ca­tion on arrival. They will be on sale until 8.30am ET on Tues­day, Octo­ber 11th and can be bought via our Eventbrite page.

If you are plan­ning to attend and have any ques­tions about the event, please email eVTOL Insights’ Exec­u­tive Edi­tor Jason Pritchard, at

Pre­lim­i­nary agen­da (last updat­ed: Tues­day, Octo­ber 4th)

All tim­ings are in EDT (GMT‑4) and the sched­ule is sub­ject to change

Automa­tion and Infra­struc­ture
Starr Ginn, Advanced Air Mobil­i­ty Lead Strate­gist, NASA
Advanced Air Mobil­i­ty’s next chal­lenge: Pro­duc­tion Hell
Ser­gio Cecut­ta, Part­ner, SMG Con­sult­ing

Title TBC
Kofi Asante, VP of Strat­e­gy and Busi­ness Devel­op­ment, Elroy Air

Title TBC
Adam Gold­stein, CEO of Archer

‘eVTOL Land­ing Infra­struc­ture: The Final Push’

Kevin Cox, CEO of Ver­ti­ports, Fer­rovial
Steven Spinel­lo, US Infra­struc­ture Lead, Sky­ports
Ken Reed, Senior Ver­ti­port Inte­gra­tor, Sky­way

Mod­er­at­ed by Jason Pritchard, Exec­u­tive Edi­tor at eVTOL Insights
11.00 ‑11.20Pre­sen­ta­tion
The Jaunt Jour­ney
Simon Briceno, Chief Com­mer­cial Offi­cer, Jaunt Air Mobil­i­ty
11.20 – 11.40Pre­sen­ta­tion
Sat­is­fy­ing ARP4754/DO-178/DO-254 The Col­lab­o­ra­tive Way
Cary Bryczek, Solu­tions Lead Direc­tor, Jama Soft­ware
11.40 – 12.00Pre­sen­ta­tion
Agili­ty Prime — In Review
Col. Nathan Diller, Direc­tor at AFWERX, US Air Force
Title TBC
Nate Isbell, Head of Mar­ket Devel­op­ment — North Amer­i­ca, Ver­ti­cal Aero­space
Cana­da Future of Zero Emis­sion Avi­a­tion | Sus­tain­able, Inclu­sive & Eco­nom­i­cal
JR Ham­mond, Exec­u­tive Direc­tor, Cana­di­an Advanced Air Mobil­i­ty Con­sor­tium (CAAM)

‘What the indus­try is doing to increase diver­si­ty in the work­place’

Mike Hirschberg, Exec­u­tive Direc­tor, Ver­ti­cal Flight Soci­ety
Sharon Ross­mark, CEO of Women and Drones
Teara Fras­er, CEO, Iskwew Air

Mod­er­at­ed by Jason Pritchard, Exec­u­tive Edi­tor at eVTOL Insights

Title TBC
David Rot­tblatt, VP of Busi­ness Devel­op­ment, Eve Air Mobil­i­ty
14.10 14.30Pre­sen­ta­tion
Title TBC
Dr. Alex Iva­nenko, co-founder and CEO, HyPoint
Auton­o­my — Eso­teric Phi­los­o­phy or Prac­ti­cal Require­ments?
Stephane Fymat, VP and Gen­er­al Man­ag­er, Hon­ey­well
‘Pub­lic Accep­tance: The Next Steps’

Syl­vain Ducas, Urban Inte­gra­tion, VPorts
Clint Harp­er, Urban Air Mobil­i­ty Fel­low, Urban Move­ment Labs
Yolan­ka Wulff, Exec­u­tive Direc­tor, Com­mu­ni­ty Air Mobil­i­ty Ini­tia­tive

Mod­er­at­ed by Jason Pritchard, Exec­u­tive Edi­tor at eVTOL Insights
‘Next Gen­er­a­tion High Per­for­mance eVTOL Enabled by CoFlow Jet’
Gecheng Zha, CEO, Coflow Jet
Title TBC
Sebastien Vigneron, SVP Engi­neer­ing and Pro­grams, Wisk
Full Stack Pow­er Solu­tions
Mike Arm­strong, CTO, Elec­tric Pow­er Sys­tems
A New Avi­a­tion Weath­er Par­a­digm for AAM Oper­a­tions
Don Berchoff, CEO, TruWeath­er Solu­tions
17.00–17.30Fire­side chat
‘After Ele­vate – the pri­or lead­er­ship dis­cuss­es the evolv­ing UAM land­scape’

Mark Moore
Ian Vil­la
Nikhil Goel
ex-Uber Ele­vate
17.30 – 19.00Drinks & Net­work­ing
Kind­ly spon­sored by Gilmore Group