Ed Klinger


Talk abstract: Risk Analytics for Drones

Flock has built a real-time risk analytics engine for drone flights. Ed explains how and why it works, and what it means for the future of the industry.

Bio: Ed is the CEO of Flock, an Artificial Intelligence startup that uses Big Data to safely guide drones through cities (recently featured in TechCrunch, Evening Standard, The Guardian). Flock are building a deep-tech analytics platform that sits inside a network of hardware manufacturers, traffic management software, insurance, and a rapidly evolving regulatory environment.

Ed recently graduated with an MPhil in Technology Policy from Cambridge University Judge Business School, where he specialised in autonomous systems and policy for emerging technology. He has worked with multinational tech firms such as Facebook, lectured at Chinese Universities, and had research published by various think-tanks.


Saturday April 29th , 2017
9:00 am-
6:00 pm
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