General Aviation week continues as Kelly Sloan joins us along with Ray Hawkins, Colorado Field Director for the Seaplane Pilot’s Association. We’ll discuss legislation efforts to allow seaplanes to land on Colorado lakes and waterways. Ray will also offer us a taste of Aviation History.
We bring you a very special episode of Connect & Collaborate. After providing you a week of Focus on Energy, we are pleased to give you the very best highlights from each of those shows.
We continue General Aviation week with Kelly Sloan, along with Chris Swathwood and Bill Emison of UAS Colorado will discuss issues surrounding the use of drones and all kinds of unmanned aviation systems.
Along with Kelly Sloan, David Ulane, Director of the Aeronautics Division at the Colorado Department of Transportation joins us to talk about new technologies and improvements in the airport community. Then Jason Licon, Director of the Northern Colorado Regional Airport in Fort Collins/Loveland and Vice President of the Colorado Airport Operators Association (CAOA) joins us to discuss issues facing smaller airports.
This week we focus on General Aviation in Colorado, we’ll talk about policy and legislation that impact what some pilots are allowed to do, where to fly where to land and much more. We’ll also introduce you to some associations and their role in aviation.
We will discuss developments around agriculture, fire and business aviation with Kelly Sloan along with Chris Swathwood, Vice Chairman of Colorado Aviation Business Association (CABA) and Jessica Freeman, Executive Director of Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association (CAAA).
Peter Moore is the Chairman and CEO of VITAL for Colorado, hosting leaders from across the energy industry to discuss the most pertinent issues of the day. Peter’s guest is VITAL for Colorado's Research Fellow Simon Lomax.
Paul Bergman, Director of the United States Commercial Service - Denver Export Assistance Center, introduces us to key players in Denver who help make exporting easy and profitable for businesses of all sizes.
Greg Kishiyama, Senior Engineering Manager with Farnsworth Group, will join us along with Barry Ingold of Tri-State Generation and Transmission and Chad Calvert of Noble Energy. We will discuss the role of renewable energies in the long-term as well the need to balance development and use of all forms of energy to provide stable, efficient, reliable power.
This week we focus on Energy, one of Colorado’s most important industries. We’ll talk with experts from various areas of the energy industry and discuss the importance of embracing all forms of energy to power our world.
Rebecca Laurie from Colorado’s Department of Regulatory Agencies joins us along with Doug Dean, Director of the Public Utilities Commission, to discuss regulatory issues concerning the energy industry.
We are starting off Energy Week with Tracee Bentley from American Petroleum Institute and Brydon Ross from Consumer Energy Alliance. We will talk about the benefits of all forms of energy. We will discuss the impact of Hurricane Harvey on gas prices and supply as well as policy issues in the Colorado Legislature that might impact the energy industry.